The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special review: James Gunn's joyful film is just what the out-of-control MCU needed

The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special review: James Gunn's joyful film is just what the out-of-control MCU needed

Marvel’s Phase Three ended with one of the biggest films of all time, and in a move that sort of represents the scattershot quality of Phase Four, the illustrious studio has chosen to conclude it with a 42-minute streaming spinoff that serves as a glorified DVD bonus feature at best, and at worst, the most arrogant flex against Martin Scorsese that the MCU could have ever thought of. First conceptualised by director James Gunn several years ago, The Guardians of …