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Questions tagged [x-men-cinematic-universe]

A film series of superhero films based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name.

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Where are Wolverine's underpants?

In X-Men Origins: Wolverine, when Wolverine was getting infused with Adamantium in the Weapon X facility, the following still from the film reveals that he was strapped-on at the floor of the chamber, ...
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Why could only Logan take Laura to Eden?

In Logan (2017), Gabriela tracked down Logan and took his help in sending Laura to Eden, in the process getting killed by the Reavers/henchmen who tracked her down. Of course, she was aware of Laura's ...
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WB suing 21st Century Fox for using the word “Batman” in Deadpool

In Deadpool 2, Deadpool says to Cable that he is Batman sarcastically. As Batman is a property of Warner Bros., why didn't they sue 21st Century Fox for using that phrase on copyright terms? For ...
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References for children's names in Deadpool 2 specifically Earl

There are so many movie/character references in Deadpool 2. Vanessa and Wade are discussing names for children. Vanessa says, "How about Earl? No, he will end up in jail". I was wondering if this ...
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Where is Bob in Deadpool 2?

Is there a reason why Bob (the soldier that appeared in the first Deadpool movie working for Ajax) didn't make an appearance in Deadpool 2?
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Did Deadpool select all of the people who come to join X-force?

We see in Deadpool 2 that Deadpool is casting people to fight Cable and save the boy. Weasel says in one scene that it's time to get back on Linked-In. So they put on audition and selected some of ...
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Do X-Men and Avengers ever meet?

I understand that the X-Men and the Avengers are both based on Marvel comics series and they seem to often share adventures in the comics (for example Wolverine and the Avengers appear together both ...
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Is Deadpool 2's after-credits scene canon or just a joke?

In the end of Deadpool 2, Deadpool receives the time machine of Cable, modified to be used multiple times. Then he actually saves Vanessa's life with it, among other things. Did he actually do this? ...
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Why doesn't Professor X use one of Magneto's henchmen to take off his helmet and then control Magneto?

In the X-Men Cinematic Universe, Professor X. has the ability to mind control people. The only problem is, he can not mind control the antagonist of the movie, Magneto, because he wears a helmet that ...
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Are there costumes/locations from the X-Men comics in season 2?

According to this interview, season 2 of Legion would have costumes/locations from the X-Men comics. I am not familiar with the comics. What costumes/locations have shown up? There are only 2 ...
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Where do Deadpool 1 and 2 take place?

Watching the two Deadpool movies, it's never made clear where they take place. In which city (real or fictional) are the Deadpool movies set?
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What were all the references in Deadpool 2?

Like Deadpool 1, Deadpool 2 was also full of easter eggs and references. Since we did 'What were all the references in Deadpool?' I thought we should do it for Deadpool 2 as well. What were all the ...
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How does Deadpool's healing factor work?

In the first Deadpool movie, his hand was cut off from his body, later we see that his hand started growing on it's own at accelerated speed. In second movie his lower body was cut off and only upper ...
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Why did this actor play a cameo role in Deadpool 2?

In Deadpool 2, there is a brief moment (couple of seconds) where we see X-Men trying to hide from Deadpool when he is in the mansion. However, in this scene we see James Mcavoy in the role of Prof. ...
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How did this character get so big in Deadpool 2?

In the X-Men 3: The Last Stand, the character Juggernaut is shown as the same height as a typical human. In Deadpool 2, which makes a lot of references to X-Men, Juggernaut is several feet taller and ...
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Why was there no Stan Lee cameo in Deadpool 2?

Stan Lee didn't appear in Deadpool 2. Is there a public reason for this? He did appear in the first installment, so Deadpool being Deadpool probably isn't it.
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How does Deadpool 2 fit in the X-Men timeline! [duplicate]

So by X-Men: Days of Future Past, the X-Men timeline is reset. So, Wade never met Stryker and was never made into Mutant-XI who went to fight Wolverine. Then why did Deadpool go back in time to kill ...
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What year does Cable come from?

It's far enough in the future that he can travel through time, but
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Did Deadpool 2 get censored in India too and to what extent?

When Deadpool was released in India it got heavily censored even for "A" rated version, and this is discussed in a similar question. But, what about the recently released sequel, Deadpool 2 -- did it ...
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What happened to these body parts?

In Deadpool 2, Wade is Following scenes show that he is Did anything happen to the (presumably now surplus to requirements) ripped off body parts that was shown/explained in the film? I don't ...
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Wolverine didn't wake up in the future so he didn't change the past?

It is really puzzling me. In X-Men: Days of Future Past, Kitty says: Basically, your body will go to sleep while your mind travels back in time. As long as you're back there, past and present will ...
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Who is the healing mutant in first Egyptian scene of X-Men: Apocalypse

In X-Men: Apocalypse (2016). Who is the mutant (with instant healing power) in the first scene in Egypt, where En Sabah Nur's (Apocalypse) consciousness is being transferred to. Does this character ...
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Who has filming rights for Squirrel Girl?

Squirrel Girl is a very popular Marvel comics character, but I never heard about any live action adaptation in any development. She was considered a mutant too but then came out as not being one. So I ...
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Who funded Charles Xavier's school?

I know that Xavier was rich, very rich: He ran his own school for years He built Cerebro He owned an exotic aircraft (possibly worth hundreds of millions of dollars) He rebuilt the mansion, ...
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Marvel TV Series chronology question

I recently discovered that there is some new TV series around the X-men Universe (MARVEL): The gifted, Iron Fist, The defenders and Legion. There is only 1 season for each of them for now. I know ...
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What does “First Class” refer to in X-Men: First Class?

I am confused and curious about the meaning of "First Class" in X-Men: First Class. What does it refer to?
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How exactly did Apocalypse enhance Magneto's skills (if at all)?

In X-Men Apocalypse, En Sabah Nur scouts four mutants to be the Horsemen of the Apocalypse. When he first meets Storm he enhances her skills and the change is clear you can see her hair change color ...
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Which X-Men movies' timelines were erased by Days of Future Past? [duplicate]

In Days of Future Past (2014), Wolverine erases the old timeline and starts a new one. Which X-Men films' timelines were erased? Please no spoilers.
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Should I Watch Dofp before original trilogy? [duplicate]

I thought the answer already on this site was correct until I received my dvds and they said that first class, days of future past and apocalypse were part of the begingings trilogy. Should I watch ...
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How did (young) Jean exactly defeat Apocalypse?

In X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) at final battle, Jean saved the day. We saw that she screamed and unleashed her powers, as a phoenix-lookalike aura around her and Apocalypse lost it. She didn't strike it ...
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If Professor X has telekinetic powers why is he a paraplegic?

According to http://marvel.com/universe/Professor_X_(Ultimate)#axzz4xCwgqTBA Charles' telepathy allows him to project and read thoughts, locate the position of specific minds, control others' ...
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Is it plagiarism if 2 heroes from 2 different movies have same power

I wonder if it is considered as plagiarism, if 2 heroes from 2 different movies have the same power or such. For example, Storm from Marvel X-Men is well-known by her powers to control weather and so ...
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Is the mutants' disappearance in The Gifted related to the mutants' disappearance in Logan?

Multiple X-Men TV Series have these events where the X-men don't appear: In The Gifted, the X-Men have disappeared, and the remaining mutants are treated badly by humans. And in Logan, we have "the ...
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Why did Hugh Jackman leave the X-Men franchise? [duplicate]

Why is Logan is the last movie of this franchise starring Hugh Jackman? Is there any chance of him appearing in a future X-Men movie, or even a guest appearance?
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Why didn't Nightcrawler teleport everyone to a far place?

At the end of X-Men 2 (2003), when they're trying to escape from the flood, why didn't Nightcrawler, teleport everyone to a far place?
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Why doesn't Professor X use Cerebro to locate Sabertooth or any of Magneto's henchmen?

I'm confused on one thing about the movie I just watched: In the first X-Men movie, Professor X is unable to locate Magneto with Cerebro, thanks to the power of Magneto's helmet, but why doesn't he ...
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Why isn't there much futuristic technology in Logan?

The Wolverine film Logan is set in 2029, yet it seems there is very few technological advancements since 2017 when the film was released. There are noticeable exceptions, eg: Logan's limo and the ...
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How come Jason can stay safe when Professor X attacked mutants in X2?

In X2: X Men United, Professor X and Jason are in the cerebro where Jason tries to make him kill all the mutants. When Professor does this, all mutants starts to scream and squirm, but Jason doesn't. ...
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How does the timeline of Logan fit into the X-Men universe?

According to this page, Logan is just 5 years after the happy ending of DOFP. Is this correct? It doesn't seem to make sense to me. Logan seems to be almost post-apocalyptic (well at least for the ...
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Why was Xavier losing control of his powers?

Throughout Logan we see that Charles does not have the same control of his powers as he did in previous movies. He has these seizures that keeps everyone paralyzed and harms people. He talks to ...
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Magneto's Children in Avengers and X-Men

Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch are Magneto's children right.. Now in the Avengers's movies both of them appear not as mutants but the enhanced or whatever. and in the X-Men movies both of them appear, ...
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Why did Wolverine start ageing in the movie Logan? [duplicate]

Why did Wolverine start ageing in the movie Logan? I believe that Wolverine can heal fast and also won't grow old. It has been shown so in the previous movies as well. I remember in a previous movie ...
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Why did Caliban become a good guy and is helping Logan?

As it mentions in Logan (2017), Caliban was a tracker for the evil company to eliminate mutants. He is a bad guy too in X-Men Apocalypse. But why did he become a good guy helping Logan and Charles? Is ...
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Why did Logan take Gabriela's phone?

In Logan (2016), Logan decides to help Gabriela's family after she offered him money to help. When he went to the motel Gabriela was staying in, she is already killed. And yet, Logan searched all over ...
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Why Caliban specifically mentions “sun is the keyword”?

In Logan (2017), After Logan giving injection to Professor X. Caliban started arguing about his health to Logan. You're saving to buy a Sunseeker. "Sun" is the keyword. I hardly see myself ...
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Why does Wolverine say these words when burying this person? [duplicate]

In Logan (2017), Wolverine say these words to himself when burying Professor X: It's got water, and... It's got water. Why does he say that?
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Was Lenny's dance scene inspired by James Bond movies?

In Legion Season 1 Episode 6, there is this dance scene performed by Lenny (Aubrey Plaza): This is the Goldeneye one: And The spy ...
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Why En Sabah Nur is used as a name for the first one?

In X-Men Apocalypse, the villain is named En Sabah Nur, which I understand they wanted to mean the first one. His name, which is written ان صباح نور in Arabic script, literally translates to The ...
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What does Sicario have to do with Sabrina the Teenage Witch?

In response to Josh Brolin being cast in Deadpool 2, Ryan Reynolds tweeted the following: The fuck, Fox! You can't play 2 characters in the same universe!! Josh Brolin was in Sicario and I was in ...
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In the final episode of Legion, what exactly are they gonna look for?

In the final episode of Season 1 in Legion, the Shadow King leaves David's body and finds another host in Oliver, then Oliver (possesed) leaves the facility in a car and get away. Later, we are ...