In the first Guardians of the Galaxy
movie, Drax was characterized as the least overtly comedic member of the team. He was more of a tragic figure: he’d lost his family and he was driven by a desire to avenge them. In the sequel, James Gunn
ratcheted up the humor and gave Drax some of the most ridiculous lines in the movie.
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At first, Dave Bautista
objected to this angle, but eventually decided to just lean into it. As a result, Drax has plenty of both hilarious and gut-wrenching moments in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Here are his five funniest lines, and five saddest.