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Old 05-04-2013, 03:25 PM   #626
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Right now the biggest name is probably Saldana. It's obvious he's planning on making this a very quirky flick, with a lot of the humor stemming from the stoic nature of most of the cast except Pratt. Everybody else that has been cast is pretty much playing characters where the humor comes from how humorless they actually are.

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Except for Rocket. He's not completely humorless.

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To be fair to the "Big Name Coalition" on this board or BNC, I don't think we ever argued that Star Lord needed to be a big name. I think we all pretty much assumed they were going to go with a lesser known actor. We only said that they should/would/probably/likely cast a big name or two in supporting roles. Which is still possible.
This isn't about how big a name Star-Lord needs or doesn't need to be, it's about James Gunn's casting process for all characters. He will cast whoever he sees fit in the role, be they big name actors or not, because he knows Marvel will allow him to do so as long as they understand that it will make the movie better. Chris Pratt is only an example.

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Chris Pratt doesnt skip leg day at the gym.

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This isn't about how big a name Star-Lord needs or doesn't need to be, it's about James Gunn's casting process for all characters. He will cast whoever he sees fit in the role, be they big name actors or not, because he knows Marvel will allow him to do so as long as they understand that it will make the movie better. Chris Pratt is only an example.
I've seen what Gunn has had to say on the subject and I'm not going to call him a liar, because I don't think he is. But if you think Marvel is going to plop down $150-200 million for a movie with a talking raccoon in it and not have some say in it, I have a bridge in Brooklyn I'd like to sell you. Sorry, I just can't imagine Disney/Marvel being like "Ok dude, do whatever you want just let us know how much money you need." I just don't see it. And this goes beyond the casting process.

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Yeah, this dude's weight can yo-yo like a mother****er. We should all be so lucky to be able to put it on and take it off so easy.

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He's lookin awesome, Pratt is awesome cant wait to see him in this role.

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WOW, I never imagined Starlord being bigger than Captain America ...

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WOW, I never imagined Starlord being bigger than Captain America ...
Pratt is tall with a large frame, even when he was supper lean and buff for Zero Dark Thirty he looked huge

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Old 05-06-2013, 03:21 PM   #636
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Thinking again, maybe Starlord is even funnier being skinny... but I'm sure Pratt will put it off in comedic scenes as much as in action scenes.

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Chris Pratt doesnt skip leg day at the gym.
Yeah seriously. Dude is definately not light in pants.


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Old 05-06-2013, 04:27 PM   #638
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i guess next to drax and groot he will look small.

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Old 05-06-2013, 09:34 PM   #639
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Pratt is tall with a large frame, even when he was supper lean and buff for Zero Dark Thirty he looked huge
Yeah. It makes sense why they casted Batista as Drax now. The only way to make him bigger than big. Either way, this team makes The Avengers look teeny.

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Pratt and Hemsworth are pretty much the biggest dudes we've seen as leads in comic book movies so far.

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Pratt and Hemsworth are pretty much the biggest dudes we've seen as leads in comic book movies so far.
you forget about hugh jackman lol

and while henry is not as tall as those 3 i think he has more muscle mass or atleast rivals hemsworth

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you forget about hugh jackman lol

and while henry is not as tall as those 3 i think he has more muscle mass or atleast rivals hemsworth
Hemsworth is a bit bulkier than Henry in their respective roles, his suit just isn't as tight as Henry's.

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Yeah seriously. Dude is definately not light in pants.
I noticed that too but I uh...think we mean it in different ways.

Pratt surely looks bulked up. It's going to be great to see everyone in their costumes!

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you forget about hugh jackman lol

and while henry is not as tall as those 3 i think he has more muscle mass or atleast rivals hemsworth
Henry? who?


EDIT: Oh Superman....

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Just found out that I go to the same high school as this guy did; cool.

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Yeah, this dude's weight can yo-yo like a mother****er. We should all be so lucky to be able to put it on and take it off so easy.
Somewhere, Russell Crowe is cursing this guy.

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Might I say, that Pratt looks damn young for his age. Today he turns 34, but he can easily play a 26 year old.

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Definitely looks the part and he's really taking this part seriously like I knew he could. Marvel really gets their star actors in tip-top shape for their roles.

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It's amazing how much his face has become more chiseled with the low fat percentage.

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