PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The X-Men send Wolverine to the past in a desperate effort to change history and prevent an event that results in doom for both humans and mutants.
This film ties a record previously held by The Dark Knight Rises (2012) for the most Academy Award-nominated actors in a single comic book movie. While The Dark Knight Rises (2012) starred seven nominees with an additional nominee appearing via archive footage (eight in total), this film features eight: Halle Berry... ...
The future: a dark, desolate world. A world of war, suffering, loss on both sides. Mutants, and the humans who dared to help them, fighting an enemy we cannot defeat. Are we destined down this path, destined to destroy ourselves like so many species...
Quicksilver uses a portable music player in 1973, while the Walkman wasn't invented until 1979. He is using a stolen prototype of a device called a "Stereobelt", which was first tested in 1972. The prop used in the film is an accurate replica of the historical device. The headphones he is wearing are of a style (individual earpieces which clip directly to each ear) which was not commercially available in 1973, but could have easily been created by removing the headband from headphones of that era and attaching small pieces of metal or plastic.
SPOILER: 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 Boliver Trask's Sentinel machine, which is a mixture of circuitry and Mystique's cells.
English, Vietnamese, French
HUF 74,664,256 (Hungary) (25 May 2014)
$233,921,534 (USA) (28 February 2015)