PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Two mutants come to a private academy for their kind whose resident superhero team must oppose a terrorist organization with similar powers.
(At around one hour and twenty-eight minutes) The Police Officer stabbed by Sabertooth in front of the Statue of Liberty. Sweeney is a big fan of the X-Men, and had tried out for the part of Cyclops.
Prof. Charles Francis Xavier:
Mutation: it is the key to our evolution. It has enabled us to evolve from a single-celled organism into the dominant species on the planet. This process is slow, and normally taking thousands and thousands of years. But every few hundred millennia,...
(at around 57 mins) Outside the train station, Magneto makes a police officer's pistol fire at his face and stops the bullet with his Powers. Once he stops it, the bullet should lose his velocity and should not entitled to go further (Similar to catching a ball in mid-flight. Once it is caught, it won't continue its movement if it is released again).
The X-Films' title sequences features a weapon used by the villain of each film, backed by the X-Men's Cerebro device. In this film it is Magneto's mutation machine.
For the airing on cable network FX, Wolverine's response "You're a dick" is replaced with "You're a dork."
$54,471,475 (USA) (16 July 2000)