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The New Mutants (2020)

PG-13 | | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi | 28 August 2020 (USA)
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Five young mutants, just discovering their abilities while held in a secret facility against their will, fight to escape their past sins and save themselves.

Director:

Josh Boone

Writers:

Josh Boone, Knate Lee
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Maisie Williams ... Rahne Sinclair
Anya Taylor-Joy ... Illyana Rasputin
Charlie Heaton ... Sam Guthrie
Alice Braga ... Dr. Reyes
Blu Hunt ... Dani Moonstar
Henry Zaga ... Roberto da Costa
Adam Beach ... Dani's Father
Thomas Kee ... Sam's Father
Colbi Gannett ... Young Illyana
Happy Anderson ... Reverend Craig
Dustin Ceithamer ... Smiling Man
Jacinto Vega SpiritWolf Jacinto Vega SpiritWolf ... Frozen Cheyenne (as Jacinto 'Spirit Wolf' Vega)
Chuck Chuck ... Wolf
Marilyn Manson ... Smiling Man (voice)

What Horror Movies Inspired 'The New Mutants’?

The New Mutants introduces a squad of super-powered teens, including Maisie Williams as Rahne Sinclair and Anna Taylor-Joy as Illyana Rasputin. As the cast introduces us to their characters, director Josh Boone gives us a playlist of his cinematic inspirations for the movie.

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Storyline

After a near-death experience during a strange tornado, Danielle Moonstar awakens in an abandoned research facility run by the mysterious Dr Cecilia Reyes. There, Dr Reyes introduces Dani to four other equally uncommon teenagers: Illyana Rasputin, Rahne Sinclair, Sam Guthrie, and Roberto da Costa, who wants to keep them safe and sound until they learn how to be in full control of their extraordinary abilities. However, even though the exceptional team of traumatised inmates believes that they're being treated and cared for, before long, they all start to experience horrifying hallucinations. But, this institution was supposed to be a safe place. Are they patients or prisoners? Written by Nick Riganas

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Everyone Has Demons. See more »

Genres:

Action | Horror | Sci-Fi

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violent content, some disturbing/bloody images, some strong language, thematic elements and suggestive material | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Regarding the rating, director Josh Boone said when being interviewed by ComicBookMovie: "This movie is probably the hardest PG-13 ever made." See more »

Goofs

Characters are kept at the facility behind a force field so they cannot escape. Illyana's mutant power is teleportation. She has to go to Limbo first, then she can teleport anywhere/when she wants. She is shown teleporting during the battle. So her powers aren't blocked. She could leave the facility at any time, and she would be able to teleport others with her. See more »

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[first lines]
Danielle Moonstar: There's a Native American proverb that says: Inside every person there are two bears, forever locked in combat for your soul. One bear is all things good: compassion, love, trust. The other is all things evil: fear, shame and self-destruction.
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The opening title and closing credits are accompanied by snowfall. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Dead Meat Podcast: The Asylum Movie Title Game (2019) See more »

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yeah....no
11 February 2021 | by dylertobsonSee all my reviews

Why is this film even connected to the x-men franchise? theres barely any action in the movie, like its supposed to be in a normal x-men movie.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Portuguese | Latin

Release Date:

28 August 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

X-Men: The New Mutants See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$67,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,037,017, 30 August 2020

Gross USA:

$23,852,659

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$46,852,157
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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