Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

The Road to ‘Endgame’ Part 11: The MCU Demonstrates the Broad Scope of the Space Comedy Subgenre Between ‘Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2’ and ‘Thor: Ragnarok’

In the lead-up to the highly anticipated conclusion to the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s epic “Infinity Saga”: Avengers: Endgame, we’re taking a look back at the decade-long road it took to get to this point. In Phase 3, Marvel started playing around with the “shared universe” aspect of the MCU. One of the most common comments from critics of this franchise is that the films are “all the same”. But there is one set of films that even fans make this comparison with that isn’t all that accurate beyond the surface level: The Guardians of the Galaxy movies and Thor: Ragnarok.