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Here’s what we know so far about Bryan Singer’s X-MEN: APOCALYPSE.

Plot Completing the trilogy arc which began with FIRST CLASS, Bryan Singer’s X-MEN: APOCALYPSE will take place over different time periods, ranging from the ancient past to the film’s main setting in 1983. The altering of time in DAYS OF FUTURE PAST has unleashed an unrelenting force, who’s determined to cause an apocalypse unlike any in human history. It will… Read more →

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#XMen producers interested in Tom Hardy for APOCALYPSE villain?

While reporting on casting for Marvel’s next movie, The Wrap offered this interesting blurb regarding Bryan Singer’s X-MEN: APOCALYPSE. It appears that Tom Hardy (Bane in The Dark Knight Rises) has been courted for the role of En Sabah Nur aka Apocalypse, the dangerous lead villain in Fox’s 2016 film which finds Xavier and a legit team of X-Men fighting… Read more →

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X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST box office update. Plus, producer confirms extended cut DVD?

X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST reached an estimated $727 million worldwide after its seventh weekend at the worldwide box office. Domestically, the film pulled in almost $1.9 million during the July 4th holiday, bringing its homebase total to $227.4 million. X-MEN: THE LAST STAND still stands as the highest-grossing X-Men film here in the USA ($234 million), when not factoring… Read more →

Debunked: ‘X-Men vs Fantastic 4′ movie based on 1987 comic?

Update: This rumor has been debunked due to misdirected information. The potential for a X-Men and Fantastic Four crossover is still very much a possibility, but not as presented in the article below. *** This article is prefaced with a RUMOR tag as I’m not sure if the source below has received new information or if these details were pulled… Read more →

Rumor: Young Juggernaut in ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’?

It seems that young Juggernaut might have a role in X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST, if Drew McWeeny from HitFix is to be believed. The internet scooper mentioned Charles Xavier’s step-brother (at least in the comics) in a couple tweets last week, though he admits to not knowing who was cast in the alleged role. If the character has made… Read more →

Rumor: Jennifer Lawrence and Nicholas Hoult want out?

Radar Online is reporting a RUMOR that Jennifer Lawrence and Nicholas Hoult want to call it quits playing Mystique and Beast, respectively. According to their source, the two “feel they are prisoners of the X-Men movies and the director, Bryan Singer.” They were allegedly “caught by surprise [and] shocked to see [X-MEN APOCALYPSE] announced for 2016. Now they have to… Read more →

Debunked: Apocalypse is NOT an alien in upcoming X-Men film.

Last week rumors spread across the net that X-Men villain Apocalypse would be presented as an alien in the upcoming X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST, leading into 2016’s X-MEN: APOCALYPSE. XMF did not report on this otherworldly rumor, and possibly for good reason. Director Bryan Singer quelled the info via Twitter today, by saying “Apocalypse is not an alien.” In… Read more →

Was ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ filmed in 48fps?

20th Century Fox denied the rumor from Aint It Cool News, which alleges that X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST was filmed in 48fps and will release in the higher frame rate. Theaters typically show films in 24fps. “The Hobbit” released in the format to mixed reviews. The “upgrade” is somewhat controversial, with viewers complaining of image quality being almost too… Read more →

Will Iceman use ice slides in ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’?

Shawn Ashmore (Iceman) recently participated in an un-moderated Q&A at Fan Expo Canada with his twin brother, Aaron. When asked about his return to the film franchise with X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST, he indirectly hints at Bobby possibly using ice-slides in the film. “I can’t say too much,” he says, “but I can honestly say I walked in on… Read more →

Debunked: Hugh Jackman offered $100 mil for 4 X-Men films?

Update: “No it’s not true,” says Jackman to Entertainment Weekly. “I would never do that. I’ve never done that mainly because, for the fans and for me, each time I’ve gone around there’s been a really good reason to do it and I don’t know what that reason is from here. I’m in the middle of making this and I… Read more →

‘X-Force’ movie in the works at Fox.

It appears that X-FORCE will be coming to a theater near you! The “X-Men” film is being developed at 20th Century Fox, and just three months ago, the studio registered it’s future website address at X-ForceMovie.com. This is usually how future X-Men film titles end up getting leaked. Going off previous talks with “X-Force” co-creator Rob Liefeld and producer Lauren… Read more →

Rumor: Is Allison Williams in ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’?

SPOILERS? @Aye-Dreee_In gave the heads up regarding a guy named Blake Parker, who’s been Instagram-ing various photos of himself with the cast and crew of X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST, including Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Ian McKellen, Nicholas Hoult, Omar Sy, Jennifer Lawrence, Fan Bingbing, and director, Bryan Singer. While his occupation is unknown, it’s obvious that he’s close knit… Read more →

James Marsden spotted on flight with ‘X-Men’ actress.

It seems that James Marsden is returning as Cyclops for X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST! The actor was allegedly spotted on a flight from Montreal, with fellow “X-Men” actress Halle Berry. ComicBook.com reports: Newsday and ComicVine contributor Ray Carsillo broke news via Twitter after calling attention to a photograph of himself that appeared in the background of some paparazzi shots of… Read more →

Rumor: Michelle Trachtenberg in ‘Days Of Future Past’?

Time to speculate! X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST director, Bryan Singer recently started following “Buffy” and “Gossip Girl” actress, Michelle Trachtenberg on Twitter. Trachtenberg returned the favor, following him as well. On April 11th, she tweeted her fans about getting a new red hair color; she didn’t give the reason for the change. This could be a random coincidence, but… Read more →

Alan Cumming is NOT returning for ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past.’

Ok two things: I am NOT, repeat NOT going to be in the new X men film! And It's the day of the @lizaandalan show y'all!! #wetpants — Alan Cumming (@Alancumming) March 13, 2013 Update: Alan Cumming has debunked the news that he’s returning as Nightcrawler. While doing an interview with Sirius XM, Cumming said “No, they haven’t [asked me to return]. Someone asked… Read more →