There’s other stuff that happens in this new Avengers: Infinity War tease (most of which we’ve already seen) but to be honest, WHO GIVES A FORK? (Sorry, Cap!)
BECAUSE, TEEN GROOT IS EVERYTHING.
No, seriously — go right to the :44 mark. You won’t regret it, and you will definitely want the scene on a loop.
The scene is beautifully played by all parties, including Dad Peter (Chris Pratt), Drax (Dave Bautista) and even an out of focus Gamora (Zoe Saldana) and voice-only Rocket (“Language!), but the show-stopper is surly Groot (now voiced by Terry Notary instead of Vin Diesel) and his snotty reply to being told to get off his device.
SO TEENAGER; MUCH ANGRY.
As parent to two teenagers and a tween (H.E.L.P.), I can confirm this is an utterly accurate depiction of the whole parent/teen dynamic, and I cannot wait to see more of Groot stealing Infinity War.
Avengers: Infinity War is in theaters April 27th. Now, here’s that loop …