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

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How do Cyclops and Storm find Wolverine and Rogue, and why at that moment?

In the first X-Men movie (2000), Wolverine and Rogue are driving through icy Canada when they are attacked by Sabertooth. He knocks Wolverine unconscious and is on the verge of victory when Storm and ...
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Possible Deadpool character cameo

I'm trying to figure out who was the person 'Agent Smith' (the Recruiter) was talking to and handed him a business card right before Wade kills 'Agent Smith'? Not the actor but rather, was this a ...
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Did Magneto know that Apocalypse intended to kill Charles Xavier?

In X-Men: Apocalypse, Apocalypse extends his lifespan by changing bodies, a procedure where he takes over the body and powers of his new host. After being betrayed and buried deep into the earth in ...
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Why Mystique's claw got broken into two piece

We know that Wolverine's claws are unbreakable and he can cut through any material using them. And Mystique can copy anyone one power completely, in fact in Days of Future Past, her capability is used ...
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Why does Stryker look 'distorted' in X2?

During the assault on the X-Mansion Colonel William Stryker meets Wolverine and says '...me on the other hand, nature.' while his face looks weird and distorted and it appears as if he's done ...
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Why was Deadpool's origin as being imbued with Wolverine's mutant healing factor changed?

The Marvel comics character Deadpool, in 616 and most other incarnations, is a normal human given an offer that he couldn't resist when he developed cancer. The offer involved being experimented on ...
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Is Pietro Maximoff the son of Erik Lehnsherr?

I know outside movie canon, Peter Maximoff, also known as QuickSilver, is the son of Magneto in comics. However, what about him in this "X-Men: Days of Future Past" and X-Men movies, is he ...
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How many bullets can Deadpool's guns carry?

In the movie Deadpool, on the bridge fight scene, Deadpool says he only has 12 bullets. But those weapons looks like Desert Eagles, and he has two. So that means they only have six round capacity?
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How can Wolverine survive a Nuclear Bomb? [closed]

In Wolverine (2013), he was exposed to a nuclear explosion with an epicenter in his field of view. At such temperature any organic or inorganic material would only exist in Atomic form, how can ...
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Contradiction in the mental power of Professor Xavier regarding Magneto

If Professor Xavier can't read Magneto's mind because of the helmet of Adamantium, then how he can read the mind of a Wolverine's Adamantium skull?
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Does Wolverine fight for the U.S or for Canada in the WWI montage of X-Men Origins: Wolverine?

Wolverine is supposed to be Canadian, but in the WWI sequence of the opening credits/war montage of X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), it looks like he is wearing standard U.S military uniform (WWI), ...
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Who is this character in X-Men: The Last Stand? What is his power?

After watching X-Men: The Last Stand again, I wanted to know more about this character. Who is he? We see him growing bones out of his wrists and throwing them. Does his power only consist of ...
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How does Quicksilver know the mansion is set to blow?

I'm not sure if this has been asked here. I have found some forums elsewhere on this topic, but maybe the minds here have other thoughts. In X-Men: Apocalypse, Havok, seeing Apocalypse and his horse-...
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Why did Apocalypse fire all the nukes out into space?

I thought the nukes that Apocalypse controlled in X-Men: Apocalypse were simply going to wipe out the planet, but rather than that he just shot them out into space. Why did he do that? (Instead he ...
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What was the reason for Magneto's decision at the end?

Why did Magneto betray Apocalypse in X-Men: Apocalypse? The former seemed very much on board with the latter's plans, very much enjoying the amplified powers and very much grieving and angry. What ...
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Why do the officers carry bows and arrows in X-Men: Apocalypse?

This scene in X-Men: Apocalypse contains one officer with a bow and arrow who accidentally releases it, impaling Nina and Magda. Why do the officers carry bows and arrows?
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Deadpool in X-Men Origins: Wolverine [duplicate]

When Stryker activates Wade (which is known as weapon XI) in X-Men Origins: Wolverine he refers to him as the "Deadpool". I recently watched the Deadpool movie and even though he has regeneration, he ...
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Did Apocalypse choose his Four Horsemen at random?

When Apocalypse woke up, he seemed to recruit the first four mutants that were willing to join him as his personal guards. Psylocke, Angel, Storm and Magneto: They were associated to the literary ...
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Why wasn't the X-Jet affected by Magneto?

In X-Men: Apocalypse, we see Magneto (Erik Lehnsherr) ripping the environment apart using his magnetic powers. Magneto can generate and control magnetic fields and various magnetic forces. His powers ...
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What are the devices that Stryker's team use

In X-Men: Apocalypse, after the X-Mansion (Xavier’s School for Gifted Youngsters) was incinerated by a blast and (almost) everyone was saved by Quiksilver, General Stryker arrives with his team and ...
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Is Wanda Maximoff Magneto's daughter?

I've never read the X-Men and Marvel comics, but from watching the films I have come to understand that Wanda Maximoff is the sister of Pietro Maximoff (we see them in Avengers: Age of Ultron). But ...
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Why does the healing ability not help Subah Nur?

In X Men Apocalypse, Jean unleashes her dark powers on En Subah Nur to kill him. In the beginning, En Subah Nur took the healing power from another mutant to live for eternity. Also Wolverine has the ...
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Will the other patients still suffer and eventually die with their terminal illnesses?

In Deadpool Ajax tortures Wade in order to see if he has any mutant genes, which he hopes will bring about his mutant abilities. Of course, it works and brings Wade's mutant ability to life in the ...
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Can a single bullet from a handgun kill three people in the way Deadpool did?

In Deadpool's bullet-counting action scene, Deadpool kills three guys with his last bullet. The bullet is shown going through all the three men's skulls. So, how feasible is that in the real world (...
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Wolverine's Past after Days of Future Past

Logan went back in Days of Future Past and changed the past but he still ended up with Charles Xavier. But as we can see in the climax of Days of Future Past, Striker takes him, and we can see that ...
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Do the DC speedsters need to accelerate and are not fast from the start like Quicksilver in the movies?

Why doesn't Flash in the new show "The Flash" simply dodge attacks like Quicksilver did in the movies by speeding up and even changing trajectories of bullets? According to these two questions about ...
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Why was Angel Dust's breast not shown during her fight?

During her fight with Colossus, Angel Dust has some issues with her garment and her breast is supposed to be visible, but the camera angle is ostensibly chosen to hide this from the viewer (there is a ...
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Robots at the end of X-Men: Apocalypse

In X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) at the very end of the movie, while they are showing the newly assembled X-Men in a brief Ewok celebration, there appear several metallic robots. What are those and why are ...
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How can Professor X walk and use his powers?

After the bullet accident in X Men First Class, Charles Xavier (Prof. X) was only able to walk if he injected the serum that Beast created: (Days of Future Past) This serum blocks his mind powers, ...
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How did Apocalypse trap Quicksilver?

During the final fight with Apocalypse Quicksilver speeds up and starts landing blows to En Sabah Nur but after a while he traps his leg using the earth or sand. How does he do that (follow ...
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Did the line about Krishna get altered in X-Men: Apocalypse?

In the X-Men: Apocalypse trailer, we hear the following line being spoken by Apocalypse: I've been called many things in many lifetimes- Ra, Krishna, Yahweh." ...
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Who was this girl who can manipulate birds?

In X-Men: Apocalypse we get to know that Magneto has started a family and has a wife and daughter. Now this newly established daughter shows the power to make birds attack the police before when she ...
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Why did Apocalypse say this?

I watched X-men: Apocalypse this week. During the climax scene: Jean rips him apart whilst he is also being attacked by Magneto, Storm and Cyclops. He looks at Jean, sees the yellow aura around her ...
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Why did people love Deadpool (2016)? [closed]

It really hits me as I try to understand how people think about movies. The only thing I find interesting in the movie is the high-profile, very intense, tough action at the beginning of the movie. ...
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When and how did Professor X bring sentinels in the X Mansion?

At the end of X-Men Apocalypse, there was a training session for X Men in which they had to fight sentinels. However, at the end of X Men Days of Future Past, sentinels were just there and Magneto ...
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Why did Erik leave his Helmet at the end of DOFP?

As the title states, why did Erik, the mutant terrorist known as Magneto, just leave his telepathy-blocking helmet at the end of Days of Future Past? A helmet he has personal attachment to, and had ...
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Where was Wolverine running to, after he escaped?

In X-Men: Apocalypse, Wolverine is shown to be escaping into a Narnia-like snowy place from the door of the lab. So, where was he escaping? Is there any hidden significance/meaning of the snow ...
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Did Professor X ever marry someone?

In the original trilogy, there was not any mention about if Professor X was married to someone. However, while I was watching X-Men First Class, it seemed that Moira MacTaggert might be the one who ...
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What is the basic power of Apocalypse?

Over a period of time En Sabah Nur, or commonly known as Apocalypse from X-Men: Apocalypse, has acquired many powers from other bodies/mutants. He has exhibited energy absorbing and projecting ...
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Explanation on the condition of Wolverine

Does Wolverine forget everything in X-Men: Apocalypse while being experimented on as Weapon X? I mean I didn't hear properly when Jean said something about his Amnesia and memories and did something. ...
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Wolverine's DoFP selective amnesia?

Wolverine seems to have selective amnesia during Days of Future Past, where he alternates between having little to no memory of his pre-Weapon X life, and being able to recall minor details about his ...
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Why didn't Pietro Maximoff tell Magneto they were related?

In X-Men: Apocalypse we get confirmation from Pietro that Magneto is his father, and he (Pietro) knows it. However, he never mentions this fact to Magneto. Wouldn't this be something he would want to ...
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What happened to Magneto after the past changed in X Men Days of Future Past?

In X Men Days of Future Past, After the history was changed, Logan wakes up and we see that everyone is there, including Charles, Jean, Scott, Storm, and Beast. However, Magneto was not there. He was ...
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Is Logan no longer the Wolverine?

Logan in 1973 (X-men Days of Future Past) managed to set a new future for himself and for everyone else, which suggests that he may well have never had the chance to meet the real Stryker (again)... ...
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Eye part mask of Spider-Man and Deadpool

A mask or helmet or any such wearables is mostly used for protecting one's head from injury or in this case protects one's identity. But for Spider-Man as depicted in Captain America: Civil War and ...
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In what order should I watch the X-Men movies?

I am looking for the best order for "plot" or continuity where I don't get too many disjunctive stories, not necessarily the order they came out in - how should I arrange the X-Men movies? I would ...
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Why does Wolverine have metal claws in X-men Apocalypse? [duplicate]

The latest trailer shows Wolverine's claws at the end, but according to what I'd think is the new continuity after Days of Future Past, he should no longer have adamantium, is there an explanation for ...
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Where do the timelines of X-Men: The Last Stand and X-Men: Days of Future Past lie exactly?

In X-Men: The Last Stand, we saw that Wolverine kills Jean Grey and Scott Summers was killed. Later, In The Wolverine, Logan recovers from his past. However, in X-Men: Days of Future Past, Scott ...
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What is the significance of this Spanish speech in Deadpool?

What does it mean, or what is the reference about, when Deadpool says "Me gusta cinco" ("I like five" in Spanish)? When he is counting down his bullets and dancing like Michael Jackson, is he just ...
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Can Deadpool's looks still be restored?

Although Deadpool was tricked into believing that his looks could be restored, is there still any hope of fixing it?