This weekend, the first of many upcoming superhero reboots will be released. Leading the pack before the rumored Fantastic Four restart and next summer’s The Amazing Spider-Man is X-Men: First Class, director Matthew Vaughn’s tale of the beginning of Professor Xavier’s School for Gifted Youngsters in the 60s and the friendship between Xavier and Erik Lehnsherr, who will become Magneto. Vaughn has cast this new film in the X-Men franchise with some of the most talented actors of today. So before seeing his newest film, check out some of the under-ranked films from the stars of X-Men: First Class.
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Frank (Johnny Depp) is an American tourist visiting Venice, Italy to mend a broken heart. Elise (Angelina Jolie) is a woman who crosses his path in order to mislead all those following her former lover, Alexander Pearce, a criminal wanted in fourteen countries who has stolen money from a gangster.
Based on the play of the same name by William Shakespeare, featuring Helen Mirren.
Set a year after the events of the second film, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, the two younger Pevensies Edmund and Lucy are transported back to Narnia along with their cousin Eustace Scrubb. They join the new King of Narnia, Caspian in his quest to rescue seven lost lords to save Narnia from a corrupting evil that resides on a dark island. Each character is tested as they journey to the home of the great lion Aslan at the far ends of the world.
The film adaptation of Ernest Hemingway’s novel of the same name. Starring Mena Suvari.
Red has a great cast (Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, John Malkovich, Helen Mirren, etc) and is getting pretty strong reviews. Be sure to watch Zach Galifianakis’s “Between Two Ferns” with Bruce. It’s perfect in every way and includes the best back-to-back Diff’rent Strokes/Look Who’s Talking joke known to man.
The first one made me throw up in my mouth but I was able to choke it all down.