Top 41 Guardians Of The Galaxy Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Guardians Of The Galaxy facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Guardians Of The Galaxy film message.

When Peter Quill is arrested, it shows that he has a translator in his neck, which is how he's able to speak to different alien species.

Each of the stripes on a character's leg is a crime they've committed. Black is murder, etc. The grey one on Rocket is "indecent exposure"
Each of the stripes on a character's leg is a crime they've committed. Black is murder, etc. The grey one on Rocket is "indecent exposure"

Guardians Of The Galaxy Trivia

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  1. Ever wondered why Peter Quill could understand Groot (and all the other aliens) in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)? It's because he has a translator implant! Bonus Detail: Nova Corps has his alias wrongly listed as "Space-Lord".

  2. Lloyd Kaufman, head of Troma, had a cameo. James Gunn's first movie job was on Troma's Tromeo & Juliet

  3. When Ego calls Meredith his "River Lily", his sculpture of her is wearing a dress with river lily flowers on it.

  4. In The Collector's lair, Peter nearly drops the Orb when handing it over. Chris Pratt really did almost drop it and they kept it in the movie.

  5. -- When shooting the set for Ego's home, there were some old space-themed posters taped to the bluescreen, presumably for some humorous inspiration

Guardians Of The Galaxy Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - The coordinates of the dark aster is T8IS IS1301319 31N3518 , when translated from numbers to alphabets(1=A,2=B) it says "THIS IS MOMS CANCER"
    The coordinates of the dark aster is T8IS IS1301319 31N3518 , when translated from numbers to alphabets(1=A,2=B) it says "THIS IS MOMS CANCER"
  • When Rocket's rap sheet is being shown, you can see that one of his associates listed is "Lylla". In the comics, Lylla is a sentient otter who was Rocket's soulmate.

  • 1 - James Gunn infiltrated the aliens from his debut film Slither (2006).
    James Gunn infiltrated the aliens from his debut film Slither (2006).
  • 1 - In the Collectors vault in Guardians of the Galaxy, you can see Adam Warlocks cocoon. This later shows up in the sequel as well, forcing the director to claim this was a mistake. But it's still a cool nod to a great character.
    In the Collectors vault in Guardians of the Galaxy, you can see Adam Warlocks cocoon. This later shows up in the sequel as well, forcing the director to claim this was a mistake. But it's still a cool nod to a great character.
  • 1 - At 10 minutes in, the bad guys set up a turret and shoot at Peter Quill's ship, in an homage to a similar scene in Empire Strikes Back with the Falcon
    At 10 minutes in, the bad guys set up a turret and shoot at Peter Quill's ship, in an homage to a similar scene in Empire Strikes Back with the Falcon

Guardians Of The Galaxy Hidden Details

When Ego is regenerating his body again, the last piece to form is his left eye, a nod to Kurt Russell's previous role as Snake Plissken in Escape from New York/LA.

1 - Star-Lord's alien hookup is wearing the same t-shirt a young Peter Quill can be seen in on the night he was taken by Yondu and the Ravagers.
Star-Lord's alien hookup is wearing the same t-shirt a young Peter Quill can be seen in on the night he was taken by Yondu and the Ravagers.
1 - - Bereet is wearing Peters t-shirt, that he wore the day he got kidnapped.
- Bereet is wearing Peters t-shirt, that he wore the day he got kidnapped.
1 - Peter Quill's hair doesn't move as he travels through space. There is no wind resistance in space to make it move.
Peter Quill's hair doesn't move as he travels through space. There is no wind resistance in space to make it move.
1 - Drax states he doesn't use the battle suit because he has sensible nipples. In the scene after the dead of Ronan in Guardians 1 can be seen that two of the very few scratches in his body are in his nipples
Drax states he doesn't use the battle suit because he has sensible nipples. In the scene after the dead of Ronan in Guardians 1 can be seen that two of the very few scratches in his body are in his nipples
1 - The Nova Corps officers have three stars on their armor - these represent the three suns of Xandar, capitol of the Nova Empire
The Nova Corps officers have three stars on their armor - these represent the three suns of Xandar, capitol of the Nova Empire
1 - : During this scene at the prison, a red light flashes over Peter Quill's DNA scan report indicating that something is wrong with his physiology. Later, Nova Prime reveals that Quill is only 50% human and the other half is something they haven't seen before.
: During this scene at the prison, a red light flashes over Peter Quill's DNA scan report indicating that something is wrong with his physiology. Later, Nova Prime reveals that Quill is only 50% human and the other half is something they haven't seen before.

Drax refers to Sakaarans as "paper people. In Thor: Ragnarok, Korg is trapped on Sakaar. Paper beats rock.

The Grandmaster from Thor Ragnarok, which came out 6 months later, can be seen dancing in during the end credits.

The prisoner who tells Drax he doesn't know what 'finger across the throat' means, did it to taunt Gamora earlier in the film

Peter Quill desperately tries to cement himself the outlaw alias of "Star Lord" but fails to have anyone know him as such. When he's being processed into the Kyln, his arrest record lists his only alias as "Space-Lord".

1 - When rocket is being analyzed by the nova corps, under "associates" its says Lylla so that means she is in the MCU
When rocket is being analyzed by the nova corps, under "associates" its says Lylla so that means she is in the MCU

When Drax, Groot, and Rocket are drunkenly fighting in the bar, Drax explains the reason for the brawl and says, "This vermin speaks of affairs he knows nothing about." We find out in a deleted scene that this affair was Rocket disrespecting the death of Drax's family.

And noticed that Kraglin is already adopting Yondu's look well before donning the fin at the end of GotG2.

1 - Peter's change in parenting is visualized within the 5 minute span between these two scenes.
Peter's change in parenting is visualized within the 5 minute span between these two scenes.
1 - Young Peter fights boys who smush an innocent frog with a stick. Grownup Peter fights Ronan, a guy smushing innocent people with a stick. The Guardians defeat Ronan when they finally break the stick.
Young Peter fights boys who smush an innocent frog with a stick. Grownup Peter fights Ronan, a guy smushing innocent people with a stick. The Guardians defeat Ronan when they finally break the stick.
1 - When Quill picks up the orb we can see a mosaic where appears all the infinity stones
When Quill picks up the orb we can see a mosaic where appears all the infinity stones

You can hear Rocket laugh the word "leg" when he asks for a prisoner's prosthetic leg to escape, which we later learn was just a joke on Quill.

- Defenders line up and balance their thrusters upward and above water,

Drax suddenly appears next to Quill startling him (12 seconds in clip). This is because he was so still he was invisible, referenced to in Avengers Infinity War.

1 - The woman and child Rocket saves during the siege on Xandar are the wife and kid of the cop (played by John C. Reilly)
The woman and child Rocket saves during the siege on Xandar are the wife and kid of the cop (played by John C. Reilly)
1 - Vol 1,you can see Howard the Duck in some glass container, In Avengers Endgame you can see the same Howard Duck in Avengers Assemble scene
Vol 1,you can see Howard the Duck in some glass container, In Avengers Endgame you can see the same Howard Duck in Avengers Assemble scene
1 - During the prison escape scene in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), Rupert Holmes' "Escape" plays in the background.
During the prison escape scene in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), Rupert Holmes' "Escape" plays in the background.
1 - Hidden Mickey Mouse in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Hidden Mickey Mouse in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
1 - When Rocket is explaining his plan to everyone else and says he needs the guy's leg he giggles slightly.
When Rocket is explaining his plan to everyone else and says he needs the guy's leg he giggles slightly.

The heart monitor during the passing of Peter Quill's mother in "Guardians of the Galaxy" (2014) seems to foreshadow his fathers tentacles or root systems seen in Vol.2 that spread across the universe.

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- Rocket refers to Gamora as a "lacky of a genocidal maniac" foreshadowing Avengers: Infinity War four years later which revealed Thanos to indeed be a genocidal maniac.

Guardians Of The Galaxy poster
Guardians Of The Galaxy poster

Guardians Of The Galaxy Plot

A group of intergalactic criminals must pull together to stop a fanatical warrior with plans to purge the universe.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Guardians Of The Galaxy. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Director James Gunn
Stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel
IMDB score 8.0