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'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Blu-ray Preview: Who Is Sunspot?

29 September 2014 3:12 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Adan Canto reveals he has always wanted to play a character like the mutant Sunspot in yet another preview for X-Men: Days of Future Past, which is currently available on Digital HD formats ahead of its 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray and DVD release on October 14.

Sunspot is one of the new mutants seen in the present-day sequences of X-Men: Days of Future Past, alongside Bishop (Omar Sy) and familiar mutants such as Iceman (Shawn Ashmore), Kitty Pryde (Ellen Page) and Colossus (Daniel Cudmore). Adan Canto states that he has been an X-Men fan since his childhood, while visual effects supervisor Matt Sloan reveals Sunspot literally turns into the surface of the sun, as his eyes burn up and his hair melts away.

In addition, we also have a new Quicksilver viral video from the Instagram page of "Peter Maximoff," which hints at his parental origins. As you may know, in the Marvel comics, »

- MovieWeb

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Altercations: The Making of X-Men: Days of Future Past

10 June 2014 11:00 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Trevor Hogg chats with visual effects supervisor Lou Pecora, digital effects supervisor Nikos Kalaitzidi, animation supervisor Benoit Dubuc and previs supervisor  Austin Bonang about having the future collide with the past….

When returning to the movie franchise he helped to launch, filmmaker Bryan Singer (The Usual Suspects) turned to Richard Stammers (Prometheus) to orchestrate the visual effects for X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) where original and new cast members are united in a classic time travel tale.  Among the companies recruited by Stammers were Mpc, Digital Domain and The Third Floor.

“I was specifically was the animation supervisor for Mpc so we looked after the future Sentinel sequences,” states Benoit Dubuc who operated out of Montreal in a newly created VFX facility.   “The opening action sequence and then the end sequence as well.  When we got on board all of the sequences had been previs by another company.  The previs »

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Watch The New 'Lego Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles' Trailer

30 April 2014 6:17 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

How will Disney Xd be celebrating Star Wars Day? With a new installment of their animated series Lego Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles. We have the trailer for Escape from the Jedi Temple, the fourth chapter in this epic saga, which is filled with The Force and brick-tastic fun. Watch as the Emperor debuts his new theme, "The Imperial March", and doesn't react well at its lukewarm reception. Han, Chewie, Luke, Leia, Yoda, and the entire gang (including a blaster-toting C-3Po) are back, ready to take on Darth Vader and the Empire. May the 4th be with you!

Lego Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles episode 1.4, "Escape from the Jedi Temple" airs on Disney Xd May 4th, 2014. The episode stars Eric Bauza, Trevor Devall, Brian Dobson, Heather Doerksen, Michael Donovan, Brian Drummond, Tom Kane, Matt Sloan and is directed by Michael Hegner. »

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