It's easy to forget that the current series of X-Men movies started with Matthew Vaughn. Six years ago, the Kick-Ass and Kingsman director made the reboot X-Men. First Class, and was getting ready to make its sequel before semi-mysteriously dropping out. Show More Summary
“Superman is about color and fun,” according to Vaughn.
According to a report from Collider, Warner Bros. is actively courting Matthew Vaughn to direct a proper, Superman-focused sequel to Zack Snyder’s Man Of Steel. Vaughn was the director behind the excellent X-Men: First Class, which brilliantly...Show More Summary
In the aftermath of X-Men: Days of Future Past, a whole bunch of spin-off films were on the horizon for the X-Men universe. Such films included Deadpool, Logan, New Mutants, X-Force, and other “First Class” sequels. One film that was planned was a solo film featuring everyone’s favorite card-throwing Cajun, Gambit. The planned spin-off would […]
Our good friends at Screen Junkies are at it once again, this time taking on X-Men: Apocalypse. The third sequel in the “First Class” trilogy was not well received by critics and fans. You can see our review of the movie here. After nailing the second film, Brian Singer returned to the director’s chair to […]
The upcoming Harry Potter prequel, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, has just added Mad Max: Fury Road and X-Men: First Class actress Zoe Kravitz. Which is outstanding. But you’re probably wondering, “Doesn’t that movie come out in like four months?” Yes. Yes, it does. Read more...
Even though there’s a sequel to Alice in Wonderland coming out this year, it’s not directed by Tim Burton. That’s because the Beetlejuice and Batman director was busy working on another adaptation, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, based on Ransom Riggs‘ best-selling novel of the same name. Show More Summary
Wolverine 3 will be Hugh Jackman‘s last outing as the clawed mutant who has driven pretty much the entire X-Men franchise with the exception of X-Men: First Class. So far all we know is that the sequel will have some ties to the OldShow More Summary
In his most recent casting announcement on Instagram, director Bryan Singer announced that Lucas Till will be reprising his X-Men: First Class role as Alex Summers, AKA Havok in the sequel, X-Men: Apocalypse.
After making X-Men: First Class, co-writer and director Matthew Vaughn teased that his sequel to that mutant movie might entail some political intrigue, with Magneto controlling the bullet that killed JFK. We know how that worked out in the film that became X-Men: Days of Future Past. Vaughn eventually moved on to make Kingsman: The Secret Service. Show More Summary
Director Matthew Vaughn has been doing press lately for his newest film, Kingsman: The Secret Service. Vaughn, you may recall, directed X-Men: First Class and was set to also direct X-Men: Days of Future Past. Vaughn explained that while waiting for the script to Days of Future Past he began working on a treatment for Kingsman. Show More Summary
X-Men: Days of Future Past did a lot to spin Fox's X-franchise on its head. While being a sequel to X-Men: First Class, and sharing a cast with all of the previous films, it essentially rebooted the series. In a rather ingenious way,...Show More Summary
With X-Men: First Class taking us back to the '60s and X-Men: Days Of Future Past swinging into the '70s, it only makes sense to jump decades again with the next sequel. And on the Q&A movie podcast, writer Simon Kinberg revealed the year the Apocalypse would take place- 1983! What historical events will this one touch [...]
Considering the events of X-Men: Days of Future Past, it's been assumed that the sequel X-Men: Apocalypse would follow the X-Men: First Class cast, now with the addition of Wolverine. Writer Simon Kinberg confirmed as much when he told HitFix earlier this year, "[Apocalypse] really follows the ‘First Class’ cast. Show More Summary
X-Men: Days of Future Past might the most simultaneously spoiler-heavy and spoiler-free movies of all time. In the sequel to 2011's First Class, the shocks emerge from everything Bryan Singer and writer-producer Simon Kinberg don't do. Or undo? Redo? Time travel is the franchise installment's curveball, tearing through history and... More »
Professor X's first class joins his last to stop an evil robot army that threatens all of mankind in this Marvel sequel. [...]
X-Men Apocalypse is more than just that other 2016 Marvel superhero movie. The Fox sequel to X-Men: First Class and this summer’s X-Men: Days of Future Past has been quietly building momentum while DC and Marvel prepare for battle with their big films Batman vs. Show More Summary
Another day another promo from X-Men: Days of Future Past, the wrap around prequel/sequel that will unite the casts of X-Men, X2, X-Men: The Last Stand, and X-Men: First Class. Twentieth Century Fox and director Bryan Singer have been...Show More Summary
X-Men: First Class director Matthew Vaughn says he wasn't excited enough by the story to return for this franchise sequel. [...]
Director Bryan Singer and producer Simon Kinberg address a series of fan questions, including how Wolverine got his claws back, and whether Apocalypse is an alien. [...]