WATCH: New 'Guardians of the Galaxy' trailer

Posted at 05/20/2014 5:27 PM

MANILA - Marvel Studios has released the second full-length trailer of its latest superhero film, "Guardians of the Galaxy," starring Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, and Filipino-Greek wrestler, Batista.

The 90-second clip made its debut online on the movie's official Facebook account early Tuesday morning.

The film, which is set in the same cinematic universe as "The Avengers," tells the story of an unlikely band of outlaws out to save the galaxy led by space thief Peter Quill (Pratt) aka Star Lord.

The ensemble consists of Drax the Destroyer (Batista), alien assassin Gamora (Saldana), a talking raccoon named Rocket (voiced by Bradley Cooper) and his partner Groot (voiced by Vin Diesel)

Directed by award-winning director James Gunn, "Guardians of the Galaxy" is expected to hit theaters worldwide in August.