'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.

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.