X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
Director: Bryan Singer
Writers: Simon Kinberg, Jane Goodman, Matthew Vaughn
Cast: Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Halle Berry, Nicholas Hoult, Evan Peters, Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart / Elliott Page / Anna Paquin / Peter Dinklage / Shawn Ashmore / Lucas Till / Daniel Cudmore / Booboo Stewart / O Ma Xi/ Fan Bingbing/ Adan Cantor/ Josh Herman/ …
Genre: Science Fiction / Action / Adventure
Region: US / UK
Language: English / Vietnamese / French
Released: 2014-05-23 (US/Mainland China)
Length: 132 minutes / 151 minutes (extended version)
Also known as: Mutant Attack: Future Alliance (Hong Kong) / X-Men: Days of Future Past (Taiwan) / X-Men Episode 2: Days of Future Past / X-Men Episode 2: Days of Future Past
Rating: IMDB 7.9 / Rotten Tomatoes 90%
The setting of the story takes place in the present day, and the mutant community has suffered an unprecedented devastating blow, and the root of all this is that “Mystique” Raven (Jennifer Lawrence played by Jennifer Lawrence) assassinated Bolivar Teddy in 1973. Lasker (Peter Dinklage). After learning that “Phantom Cat” (Ellen Page) used the ability to travel through time and space to help Blink (Fan Bingbing) and other comrades escape from the giant robot “Sentinel”, Professor X (Patrick Stewart) ) and Magneto (Ian McKellen) reached an agreement and decided to let Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) travel back to 1973 to find the young Professor X (James McAvoy James McAvoy) ) and the young Magneto (Michael Fassbender) and convince them to stop Mystique together. Thus, Wolverine embarked on a journey back to the past, but whether the fate will be reversed, no one knows.
X-Men: Days of Future Past is a 2014 superhero film based on the X-Men characters from Marvel Comics. The film was directed by Bryan Singer and stars an ensemble cast, including Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, and Patrick Stewart.
The plot of the film involves a dystopian future where mutants are being hunted by powerful robots called Sentinels. The surviving mutants, including Professor Xavier (Stewart), Magneto (Ian McKellen), and Wolverine (Jackman), hatch a plan to send Wolverine’s consciousness back in time to 1973 in order to prevent an event that leads to the creation of the Sentinels.
In 1973, Wolverine must team up with a younger Charles Xavier (McAvoy) and Erik Lehnsherr/Magneto (Fassbender) to prevent Mystique (Lawrence) from assassinating scientist Bolivar Trask (Peter Dinklage), who developed the technology that allowed the creation of the Sentinels.
The film received positive reviews from critics and was a box office success, grossing over $747 million worldwide. It was praised for its ensemble cast, direction, visual effects, and storyline that brought together the original X-Men cast and the cast from the X-Men prequel series, while also offering a fresh take on the franchise.
X-Men: Days of Future Past was also notable for its post-credits scene, which teased the next installment in the franchise, X-Men: Apocalypse. The film’s success paved the way for future X-Men films, including Deadpool and Logan, as well as the integration of the X-Men into the Marvel Cinematic Universe following Disney’s acquisition of 21st Century Fox.