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I just got back from seeing it, and well, here are my spoiler free thoughts on it. I feel the need to clarify something here. I admit I like bad movies. But here’s the thing: I know they’re bad movies. Me admiring a movie like Battleship and Age of Extinction is not the same form of admiration that I have toward Captain America: Winter Soldier or Jurassic Park. There’s a difference between loving something for it’s flaws and loving something for it’s virtues. 

And holy crap, does Guardians of the Galaxy have a ton of virtues. This may be the best movie I’ve seen in a long time. At least a decade or so. No shitting you. It’s that good. Seriously, I’ve been sitting here for a few hours TRYING to think of something negative to say, and the closest I can come up with it I’m annoyed Cosmo didn’t talk. 

The acting is great, the story is a blast, the jokes are actually funny! If you had come to me even ten years ago and told me that they’re going to make a Guardians of the Galaxy movie, and that not only will it star Rocket Raccoon but Groot the tree and the new “Wannabe-Riddick” Drax the Destroyer… And that it’ll actually be both a critical and commercial success… I would have died laughing. But here we are in August of 2014 and I, and many others, are wanting a dancing Groot tree.

I loved it. I loved it so very much that it’s easily my favorite comic book movie of all time now, easily surpassing Iron Man, Avengers, Richard Donner’s Superman and Tim Burton’s Batman. It’s not only a great comic book movie, it’s a epic space opera movie. (Which has been rare for quite a while now. When was the last one? The original Star Wars trilogy?)

Hell, even though Tumblr spoiled the post-credits cameo for me, it was still hilariously awesome.

Just see the movie. It’s… It’s near perfect. :)

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Dave Reynolds
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Favourite style of art: Animated cel shading style
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:iconwolfprime:
wolfprime Featured By Owner Edited 6 days ago
Dave,

Lak Lim name dropped you an his page as colorist for a few images. Can you please contact me via note or e-mail with your availability and commission rate?

Thank you, Sir.

K. E. Woolfork
wolfprime@hotmail.com
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BDixonarts Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
love your work, had to add you to my watch list. Keep it up can't wait to see more ;)
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autobotchari Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I gotta say, I LOVE your coloring style. 
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MachSabre Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you, I appreciate it! =)
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ShockorDragoon Featured By Owner May 30, 2014
www.botcon.com/BotCon2014/imag…

Think you can draw up the "Cybertronian Knights" symbol?
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MachSabre Featured By Owner May 30, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
I'll probably get around to it in time. I've got plenty of references, since I color-flatted the story, so it won't be a problem.
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ShockorDragoon Featured By Owner May 30, 2014
Wow, what color did you choose?
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MachSabre Featured By Owner May 30, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
I'm sorry?
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Warhead6669 Featured By Owner May 28, 2014
you draw amazing boobs and bums.
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NyasiaEsylvester Featured By Owner May 8, 2014  Professional
Hey dave awesome artwork you have. Let me know if you are interested in using some of my images as a reference :D 
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