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‘X-Men: First Class’ Character Spotlight — Beast

— by ADAM POYNTER — “X-Men: First Class” shows the epic beginning of the X-Men saga, the tale of secret global events that changed history. As mutants began to emerge from mankind and before Professor Xavier was enemies with Magneto, they were just two young men, the best of friends [...]

‘X-Men: First Class’ Character Spotlight — Banshee

— by ADAM POYNTER — “X-Men: First Class” shows the epic beginning of the X-Men saga, the tale of secret global events that changed history. As mutants began to emerge from mankind and before Professor Xavier was enemies with Magneto, they were just two young men, the best of friends [...]

Trailer Talk: ‘X-Men: First Class’ (American Trailer No. 2)

— by ADAM POYNTER — As summer approaches, we are seeing more and more material released from some of the biggest movies that will be hitting theaters in the coming months. One of those films is “X-Men: First Class.” Not many were happy to hear that they were rebooting the series, but[...]

‘X-Men: First Class’: Promo Images and a Poster

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Fox has released a slew of “X-Men: First Class” images over the past few weeks. Promo photographs and cover art for Total Film, a picture of Mystique in uniform and a brand new movie poster. Unfortunately, save for the Total Film magazine covers, the renderi[...]

Check Out This Fan-Made ‘X-Men: First Class’ Opening Sequence

— by KYLA DREWETTE — “X-Men: First Class” director Matthew Vaughn has described his new film as “X-Men” meets “James Bond” meets “Thirteen Days.” But some the film’s recent marketing efforts (including a few terrible movie posters), have been rather bland. And with any [...]

A New International Trailer for ‘X-Men: First Class’

— by SEAN GERSKI — The more I see from ‘X-Men: First Class,” the more I become convinced it might be a pretty decent flick. And the following international trailer is just one more thing to give me more confidence in the movie. However, while I’m feeling better about it[...]

‘X-Men’ Grace Four Different Covers of Total Film

— by SEAN GERSKI — With all of the superhero movies coming out this year and next, it’s almost easy to forget about “X-Men: First Class.” The movie is making some noise with four covers slated to grace Total Film Magazine next month. One cover features four characters: [...]

Trailer Talk: ‘X-Men: First Class’ (Russian Version)

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — The Russian trailer for “X-Men: First Class” is a prime of example of how music can set the right tone. Far superior to the American version — which has a lackluster guitar-solo playing throughout — the Russian edition is scored by a powerful orc[...]

Darren Aronofsky Steps Down as Director of ‘The Wolverine’

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Darren Aronofsky is no longer directing “The Wolverine.” He just released the following statement: “As I talked more about the film with my collaborators at Fox, it became clear that the production of ‘The Wolverine’ would keep me out of the country fo[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘X-Men: First Class’

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Finally, here’s a look at “X-Men: First Class.” From what is shown, Michael Fassbender (pictured at right) appears to be an excellent Magneto. As a fan of previous work, I had a feeling he would be. James McAvoy, whom I’ve grown fond of since “[...]

See More New Images from ‘X-Men: First Class’

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — This is much better. Michael Fassbender (Magneto) and James McAvoy (Charles Xavier) look pretty darn cool. Kevin Bacon — suave. January Jones, appearing very trim in her white leather outfit, still doesn’t do it for me. I really like the suit, however[...]

Real or Not, ‘X-Men: First Class’ Image Worth a Look

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Re-shoots well under way, the first image from “X-Men: First Class” has emerged — sort of. Starting from left to right is Magneto (Michael Fassbender), Moira MacTaggert (Rose Byrne), Emma Frost (January Jones), Azazel (Jason Flemyng), Beast (Nicholas H[...]

Mutants Gathering for Registration in Vaughn’s X-Prequel

— by BEN FOWLER — The pupils for Matthew Vaughn’s mutant reboot/prequel/reimagining are starting to take their seats, and it’s an interesting collection of talent that is coming together for Marvel’s new take on Xavier and company. The first name that presents itself is the casting[...]

New ‘X-Men’ Project Raises Interesting Questions

— by ROB COX — This week’s announcement that “Kick Ass” director Matthew Vaughn will helm Fox’s “X-Men: First Class” raises some interesting questions. According to boxofficemojo.com, “First Class” will be an origin story, detailing how Charles Xavier and Erik Lensher[...]