U.S. Release Date: May 5th, 2017
Marvel’s sequel to surprise hit Guardians of the Galaxy promises even more action, adventure, and… cuteness, thanks to Baby Groot. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 will also introduce us to Peter Quill’s (AKA Star-Lord) father, played by Disney Legend Kurt Russell. The film will blast into theatres on May 5th and tickets are now on sale.
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|Chris Pratt as Star-Lord
Zoe Saldana as Gamora
Dave Bautista as Drax the Destroyer
Vin Diesel as Groot
Bradley Cooper as Rocket
Michael Rooker as Yondu
Karen Gillan as Nebula
Pom Klementieff as Mantis
Elizabeth Debicki as Ayesha
Chris Sullivan as Taserface
Sean Gunn as Kraglin
Tommy Flanagan as Tullk
Kurt Russell as Ego
Director: James Gunn
The world famous El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood will screen Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 in Dolby Vision Laser Projection with Dolby Atmos Sound Technology.
On Thursday, May 4 The El Capitan Theatre will host a Double Feature Fan Event with Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy at 4:00 PM followed by Marvel Studios’ Guardians
of the Galaxy Vol. 2 at 7:00PM. Admission is $50 per person, which includes: reserved seating, popcorn in a souvenir tin (with one free refill), 20 oz. bottled drink and an exclusive variant cover Guardians of the Galaxy comic book. That evening will include a costume contest, prizes, giveaways and more surprises.
There will also be an additional screening on May 4 of Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 at 10:40PM.
Special group rates for Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 of $10 for parties of 20 or more are available by calling 1-818-845-3110. On the Opening Weekend, May 5 through 7, the showtimes are 9:00AM, 12:35PM, 4:10PM, 7:45PM, and 11:20PM. From May 8 to 21, daily showtimes are 11:45AM, 3:25PM, 7:00PM, and 10:35PM. Showtimes and dates are subject to change.
In addition, the El Capitan Theatre is offering the following promotional packages:
VIP TICKET & EXCLUSIVE COMIC BOOK PACKAGE – $30.00 includes: VIP Preferred Reserved Seating, VIP Popcorn in souvenir tub and 20 oz. bottled beverage plus one exclusive Marvel Studios’ Guardian of the Galaxy comic book. Advance ticket purchase required. One comic book will be provided per ticket purchased. Offer cannot be combined with any other offer. Comic Books are only available via advance ticket package purchase and will not be available for sale. Limited number of comic books available – offer valid while supplies last. This offer is subject to change without notice. Offer expires May 21, 2017 and/or following the final public screening of Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 at the El Capitan Theatre.
VIP GROOT CUP PACKAGE – $34.00 includes: VIP Preferred Reserved Seating, VIP Popcorn in souvenir tub and 14oz Fountain Beverage in GROOT COLLECTOR CUP with straw. Advance ticket purchase required. One Collector Cup will be provided per ticket purchased. Offer cannot be combined with any other offer. GROOT COLLECTOR CUPS are only available via advance ticket package purchase and will not be available for sale. Limited number of Collector Cups available – offer valid while supplies last. Offer expires May 21, 2017 and/or following the final public screening of Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 at the El Capitan Theatre.
MOVIE & MEAL with HARD ROCK CAFÉ – Park Once – Enjoy Twice. Book a Movie & Meal Package with the El Capitan Theatre and the Hard Rock Café! For one low price of $30.00 per person. Reservations are required in advance (24 hrs – business days). RESERVED SEAT ONLY – NO CONCESSIONS INCLUDED. Guests will be directed to go to HARD ROCK CAFÉ after their movie. Guests will select their entrée upon their arrival at the restaurant. Menu items cannot be substituted. Tax & Gratuity Included. Additional items, including alcohol, are not included and if ordered, will be paid for by the guest at the time of service.
The El Capitan Theatre will also host TINY TOT TUESDAYS during the first shows on May 9 and May 16; during these special screenings, parents and small children may enjoy the movie in a tot-friendly way—with lights dimmed rather than out and reduced sound levels.
Summer of Heroes and Mission: BREAKOUT!
Coinciding with the release of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, a new attraction at Disney California Adventure will be opening called Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! The attraction is taking over the former home of the Twilight Tower and Terror, which is currently being transformed into the Collector’s Fortress. Although the ride is not based on the plotlines of the films, there will surely be plenty of references both in the queue and attraction itself.
Additionally, DCA will host the Summer of Heroes promotion, featuring new Marvel experiences. Notably, this will also include a meet and greet with Groot and a Guardians of the Galaxy dance party. For more details on Summer of Heroes, be sure to check out our full guide.
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