Spoiler Sundays: “X-Men Days of Future Past” with Mark Krawczyk
It is Sunday which means it is time for another episode of Spoiler Sundays with Nick Iacobu…wait that is not Nick. You are right. Nick is under the weather this week and not able to do today’s episode. Mark Krawczyk stands in for Nick to give you a spoiler review of “X-Men: Days of Future Past.”
No worries, Nick should be back at full speed next week.
X-Men: Days of Future Past
Plot: Directed by Bryan Singer, it is the seventh installment of the X-Men film series and acts as a sequel to both 2006’s X-Men: The Last Stand and 2011’s X-Men: First Class. The story, inspired by the 1981 Uncanny X-Menstoryline “Days of Future Past” by Chris Claremont and John Byrne, focuses on two time periods, with Wolverine traveling back in time to 1973 to change history and prevent an event that results in doom for both humans and mutants. The film features an ensemble cast, including Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Halle Berry, Anna Paquin, Ellen Page, Peter Dinklage, Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart. Simon Kinberg wrote the screenplay from a story conceived by Jane Goldman, himself, and Matthew Vaughn.
The film is directed by Bryan Singer
The cast of the film includes: Patrick Stewart (Star Trek: The Next Generation, Logan, The Emoji Movie), Ian McKellen (The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit), Hugh Jackman (The Prestige, Les Miserables, Pan), James McAvoy (Atonement, Split, Atomic Blonde, Muppets Most Wanted), Michael Fassbender (Macbeth, Inglorious Basterds, Slow West, Shame), Jennifer Lawrence (Hunger Games, Joy, Silver Linings Playbook).