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X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 27 May 2016 (USA)
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With the emergence of the world's first mutant, Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.

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Since the dawn of civilization, he was worshiped as a god. Apocalypse, the first and most powerful mutant from Marvel's X-Men universe, amassed the powers of many other mutants, becoming immortal and invincible. Upon awakening after thousands of years, he is disillusioned with the world as he finds it and recruits a team of powerful mutants, including a disheartened Magneto, to cleanse mankind and create a new world order, over which he will reign. As the fate of the Earth hangs in the balance, Raven with the help of Professor X must lead a team of young X-Men to stop their greatest nemesis and save mankind from complete destruction. Written by 20th Century Fox

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Rated PG-13 for sequences of violence, action and destruction, brief strong language and some suggestive images | See all certifications »

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$178,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Sophie Turner is the second Game of Thrones (2011) cast member to join the X-Men franchise, with Peter Dinklage being the first. See more »

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*Incorrect* When Quicksilver asked Mystique about how she used to know Magneto, Peter said he met him 2 years back (He actually says '10 years back'), but the events of X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) takes place in 1973 and the events of X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) takes place a decade later which is 1983 (additional info is that Scott, Kurt, Jubilee and Jean watched Return of the Jedi which was released in 1983) See more »

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Charles Xavier: Mutants: said by many to be the next stage, and yet we act like children. Give someone the power to travel through time, and they start to worry about the future. And make someone all-powerful, they think of ruling the world.
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When the 20th Century Fox logo fades away, the X in the logo stays for a second longer before it also fades away. See more »

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References X-Men: Evolution (2000) See more »

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Screw Rotten Tomatoes this movie is as fantastic as it could get
10 May 2016 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Okay, this is already the fourth superhero film we have gotten so far this year. The fact that it's this good blows my mind, it's the sixth entry in the main X-Men series, and it might be the third best after X2 and Days of Future Past. Oscar Isaac gives an outstanding performance as the mutant menace: Apocalypse, he was the highlight of the film right next to Fassbender's Magneto (who never fails to deliver). In a year with pathetic and disappointing superhero film villains so far, Apocalypse gives us the layered and threatening performance we want from our villains. Evan Peters returns as Quicksilver once more to give us an amazing scene that tops the one from Days of Future Past. The newcomers are fantastic and exciting and we will certainly see them again in the future. They also finally got Cyclops right! Forget about Rotten Tomatoes and go see this film opening weekend, you won't regret!


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