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X-Men: Dark Phoenix Will Be More Faithful to Comics Says Director

X-Men: Dark Phoenix Will Be More Faithful to Comics Says Director

During the New York City premiere of Deadpool 2 on Monday, producer Simon Kinberg revealed some new details about his directorial debut, X-Men: Dark Phoenix. While the movie was originally slated to debut this November, it was pushed to February 14, 2019, and while it will likely be some time before we see the first footage, Kinberg made it clear that this version of the story is much more true to the comic, than the divisive 2006 movie X-Men: The Last Stand. Here's what Kinberg had to say below.

"I'm trying to think of what I can say that's new and that I can't get tranc-darted in the neck for telling you. I directed the movie and it and it's much more loyal to the original comic than X-Men 3, which told the Dark Phoenix story. It's a movie that involves extraterrestrial characters, which is not something that we've done in the X-Men franchise before,

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