The Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special is here to wish you a Happy Groot-mas. The 40+ minute special presentation from Marvel Studios comes after the events of Star-Lord (Chris Pratt) and his cosmic crew Avengers: Endgame and Thor: Love and Thunder But before Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3will not unpack the cinema visitor until May 5, 2023. Very much in the spirit of the 1978 CBS Star Wars Christmas Specialthe Christmas television special from filmmaker James Gunn, features celebrity cameos, an original track from The Old ’97s and a cheerful mix of Christmas carols curated by writer-director Gunn.
Read on below to find out how you can watch The Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special and everything else you need to know about the prologue to next summer Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3.
when does The Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special Come out?
That Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special Releases after midnight on Friday November 25th.
Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special Duration
That Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special runs for 42 minutes and is therefore shorter than the 54 minutes Werewolf at night Special released during Halloween.
where to see The Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special
That Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special streaming on Disney+ for all subscribers on Friday, November 25th. The streaming service no longer offers Disney Plus free trials, requiring new subscribers to sign up for the $7.99/month or $79.99/year annual subscription. Those prices will increase when Disney+’s schedule of ads launches in December.
The Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special cast and synopsis
According to the official synopsis, “On a mission to make Quill’s Christmas a memorable one, the Guardians descend on Earth in search of the perfect gift.” The cast includes Chris Pratt as Peter Quill/Star-Lord, Dave Bautista as Drax, Karen Gillan as Nebula, Pom Klementieff as Mantis, Vin Diesel as Groot, Bradley Cooper as Rocket Raccoon, Sean Gunn as Kraglin, The Old 97’s as Alien Band, Michael Rooker as Yondu and Kevin Bacon as the MCU version of himself.
Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special Soundtrack track list
Featuring a brand new original song written by Gunn and sung by The Old 97’s and Kevin Bacon Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special Tracklist is as follows:
Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special reviews
on rotten tomatoes, The Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special currently has a critic rating of 89%. Read comic book‘s spoiler-free review.
Kevin Bacon Guardians of the Galaxy cameo, explained
That Guardians of the Galaxy The Christmas special reunites Gunn with Bacon, who appeared in Gunn’s 2010 superhero comedy great.
In 2014 guardians of the galaxy, Earth-born Quill, also known as Star-Lord, tells Zehoberei assassin Gamora (Zoe Saldana) about the 1984 film Unbound. “In it, a big hero named Kevin Bacon teaches a whole town full of people with sticks up their butts how to dance,” explains Quill. “It’s the greatest thing there is.”
Unbound and Kevin Bacon are mentioned again in 2018 Avengers: Infinity Warwhen Thor (Chris Hemsworth) tells the Guardians that he is one of the Avengers – a team of Earth’s mightiest heroes.
“Like Kevin Bacon?” asks the alien mantis.
“He could be on the team,” says Thor. “I don’t know. I haven’t been there in a while.”
later in Infinite Warwhen Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.) and Spider-Man (Tom Holland) land with the Guardians on the planet Titan, Drax refers to “the dance to save the universe” by Ronan (Lee Pace).
“As in Unboundthe movie?” asks a confused Spider-Man.
“Just like unbound,” Says Star Lord. “Is it still the greatest movie in history?”
Spider-Man tells Earthborn Quill, “It never was.”
In which Holiday SpecialDrax and Mantis visit Earth to find the “legendary” Kevin Bacon and give him to Star-Lord as a Christmas present.
watch The Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special follower
The Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special will stream on Disney+ on November 25th.