Tag: Ian McKellen

Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 4.0

X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)

With Disney, Sony, and Warner Bros all branching out their comics licenses into multi-property blockbuster series, it comes as no surprise that Fox would want…

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Don’t F with the Original: X-Men

Dimitri totally geeks out! To celebrate the release of X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014), Nick and Dimitri reviews Bryan Singer’s original mutant

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 4.5

X2: X-Men United (2003)

If it seemed like X-Men (2000) consisted mostly of build-up, its sequel is all payoff. The awkward exposition that comes with such a complex franchise…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 4.0

X-Men (2000)

Adapting X-Men into film must have seemed like a daunting task. Most super-hero movies consist of an origin story mashed, sometimes awkwardly, with an action…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 1.5

X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)

X-Men: The Last Stand is like a teenager from MTV’s Laguna Beach. It’s pretty but too shallow to be involving; it talks too much, even…

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