'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2': Reactions to the 1st screening

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Most fans and critics are raving after the first screening of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" Monday.

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The film is not out until May 5, but early moviegoers said the sequel is fun and emotional -- and that, of course, Groot "is everything."

Here's what some of the lucky few who saw the movie early had to say:

To be fair, there were a few who liked the first movie better and some who were not impressed.