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X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 23 May 2014 (USA)
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The X-Men send Wolverine to the past in a desperate effort to change history and prevent an event that results in doom for both humans and mutants.



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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG- 13 for sequences of intense sci-fi violence and action, some suggestive material, nudity and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

23 May 2014 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

X-Men: Days of Future Past  »

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Box Office


$200,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$90,823,660, 25 May 2014, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$233,921,534, 28 February 2015

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$748,121,534, 28 February 2015
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2.39 : 1
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On the scene Quicksilver rescues Magneto, Charles Xavier and hank near a elevator in the Pentagon (coolest scene in the movie), he as headphones in he's ears, that didn't exist for shore in 1973. At least the phones design is much more modern. See more »


[first lines]
Professor X: The future: a dark, desolate world. A world of war, suffering, loss on both sides. Mutants, and the humans who dared to help them, fighting an enemy we cannot defeat. Are we destined down this path, destined to destroy ourselves like so many species before us? Or can we evolve fast enough to change ourselves... change our fate? Is the future truly set?
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Music by Henri Betti
Lyrics by André Hornez
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User Reviews

Superb In Every Way!
20 May 2014 | by See all my reviews

Days of Future Past continues the work of X2 as genre-defining. I have to classify it as a work of art/comic book pulp fiction. The characters, effects, and story are outstanding. Everything in this movie is exceedingly better in the sequel then even the first two films and First Class. Like X2, the acting is superb and the dialogue is rich. Every character feels believable. No cartoonish villains, every side of the issue is presented by people who believe they are the ones who are in the right and the underlying message of tolerance and bigotry only add to the depth of this film. What's better then its predecessor X3 in every way. It restores the sense of epic adventure and grand-scale storytelling that's been absent from far too many of most alleged blockbusters.

This film is far more sophisticated and has a better story than any X-Men movie to date. Here, the characters previously introduced but under used are utilized in a comprehensive and cohesive manner, and the newly introduced characters are blended in seamlessly with the story. The music is very good as is the special effects. The budget clearly hit the screen fully and there are truly some amazing sequences to behold. The cast-selection is still perfect.

Overall, this is one of the best genre films of all-time.

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