Guardians Director James Gunn Won't Choose Between Marvel And Edgar Wright

May 24, 2014 7:52 PM

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Reaction to Edgar Wright’s abrupt departure from Ant-Man has, not surprisingly, produced a lot of polarized reactions and rumors. If one camp is to be believed, Marvel is a faceless, overbearing and villainous studio hellbent on ruining Edgar Wright’s creative vision by passing the script on to other writers and meddling at every turn. If the other camp is to be believed, Edgar Wright is an incompetent, self-absorbed buffoon who can’t take direction and can’t adhere to any deadlines. In just 24 hours, the battle lines have been drawn, but if Guardians Of The Galaxy director James Gunn is to be believed, there’s no reason why any of us have to choose a side. He’s convinced there’s not a single villain in the mix.

Speaking in a touching and unexpected Facebook post, Gunn compared the disintegration of Wright and Marvel’s relationship to watching two friends try and be together who clearly don’t belong together. He desperately wanted them to make it work, but in the end, it was very clear that it couldn’t poss...

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