Questions tagged [x-men-cinematic-universe]

For questions about the X-Men cinematic universe, distributed by 20th Century Fox. Always use in conjunction with the [marvel] tag and with any relevant film tags, e.g. [x-men-days-of-future-past]

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What material is the white part on Deadpool's eyes on his Mask made of?

For him to be able to see out of his mask, what is the eye part made of? This is considering that he was making the suit and mask himself in the movie, And finally ...
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What was the reason for Deadpool being dishonorably discharged?

In the movie when Ajax was explaining to him about how they were going to torture him next, he mentions that Wade was dishonorably discharged and there does not seem to be much information on what the ...
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Why did Ajax not start with the Oxygen Chamber?

Why did Ajax not start with the Oxygen Chamber to create Dead-pools mutation? It seems that that was the last and finally way to bring out his mutation, and if Ajax was doing this to sell the mutated ...
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What kind of cancer did Wade Wilson have?

So Wade Wilson gets cancer, what was the original origin of the cancer? When he originally is diagnosed we see some X-rays of the lungs, But, when trying to leave Vanessa, he says this, You're ...
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Are Colossus and Negasonic Teenage Warhead aware that Deadpool is breaking the 4th wall?

Are Colossus and Negasonic Teenage Warhead or other characters aware that Deadpool is breaking the 4th wall? I am not sure this is canonical, but there is a 4th Wall Awareness power listed on the ...
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Why was Angel Dust a villain in the Deadpool film?

Based on my deep research reading Wikipedia, Angel Dust seems to be someone who's either neutral or a hero. Moreover, as a Morloc she isn't really affiliated/engaged with either the X-Men or Francis ...
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Why is Colossus so hell bent on recruiting Deadpool?

A part of the X-Men? Throughout the movie we see that Colossus is continually harping on Deadpool to become a part of the X-Men. Deadpool: [to Colossus]Listen! If I ever decide to become a crime-...
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Does Deadpool ever need surgery?

OK, we all know that Deadpool has regenerative powers, but is there ever a situation where he would need surgery so as he heals correctly. Being a Doctor I have always wondered how the process works ...
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What happens to Deadpool's severed limbs?

In Deadpool the movie we see him cut his hand off, And we know that Deadpool has regenerating powers an that he can even regenerate from a single living cell, so ...
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Can either Colossus or Negasonic Teenage Warhead actually fly a plane?

In Deadpool, we are shown Colossus and Negasonic Teenage Warhead walking to the X-Men plane and then in the next scene we see the plane take off. I have never seen ...
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Did X-Men Days of Future Past bring any innovation to the time travel theme? [closed]

X-Men: Days of Future Past wasn't the first with time travel theme. Did it bring something different? What was the innovation?
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Did Quicksilver eat the rest of the pizza?

Where have the other slices of the pizza (except the one the dog was already eating) gone after the "rescue"?
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Can Deadpool drown?

At present with what we know about Deadpool, based on the 2016 movie version, we know he has regenerative abilities. Can he drown? Can he survive drowning?
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Is Quicksilver aging faster while moving at extreme speed?

Quicksilver is known for having the incredible power of moving super fast and disturbing time-reality as a result. As we can see in the movie in this special scene, he is moving so fast that time ...
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What is known about these “Captain Raygun” characters?

In X-Men 2 you see in a very short scene the name of a jet-pilot, CAPT. RAYGUN MacLAI. I googled a bit, but only found a name from battlestar galactica which sounds similar, Captain Raymond "Raygun" ...
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Why is Mutant X in a cage? Is this after/before X-men Days of future past?

In X-Men Origins: Wolverine, "Weapon X" is created and Wolverine escapes. In Apocalypse he is back in a case, and escapes again. How are these two Wolverine's connected?
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How was Angel Dust able to successfully fight Colossus?

In 2016's Deadpool, Colossus has two main super-fights. When Deadpool fights Colossus, Colossus' skin acts like solid metal and Deadpool is unable to harm or even noticeably move him. However, when ...
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What are the tubes on apocalypses head for? [duplicate]

Dont know how to describe this better, but what are the two tubes on every side of apocalypse head? Are they part of his armor? Or part of his body? What is the usage of them? Does he also have them ...
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How are Victor Creed & Logan related to each other?

In X-Men Origins: Wolverine it's stated that Victor & Logan are "brothers". Which parent/s do they share?
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Has Wolverine ever played a major part in an Avengers storyline?

Wanda Maximoff (and by extension, her brother Pietro) feature in both X-men and Marvel movie continuity. This is largely because she's plays an integral role in at least one large Avengers story line:...
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Where do Lady Deathstrike's blades go when not extended?

Are Lady Deathstrike's blades segmented and retract into her finger tips as these photos seem to indicate? Or is there another way that they are sheathed when not in use?
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How were Wolverines joints not frozen when he was injected with the Adamantium? [duplicate]

So if we think about it they just poured/injected liquid Adamantium over Wolverines bones... but should it not have pooled in between his joints and locked them like glue does if you put it on ...
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How were all of Wolverine's bones covered with Adamantium?

OK, so in the X-Men Origins: Wolverine movie, we see clearly for the first time how his bones became covered with Adamantium but it raises another question... How were all of his bones covered with ...
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How did Bishop and Wolverine wake up?

In Days of Future past, we see Kitty sending Bishop and Wolverine back into the past. Then when they wake up, the future gets altered. How do they wake up? Does Kitty wake them up by stopping her ...
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How does Deadpool escape his torture chamber?

In the incredible Deadpool movie, we get to see how Wade Wilson becomes Deadpool. For the final stage of his transformation, he is fastened into a glass/metal chamber by his neck, arms, and I assume ...
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How can Colossus be dented?

OK, this is really crossing the boundaries of Marvel due to the fact that Colossus in Deadpool is always in metal form, but in Deadpool Colossus seems to have dents in him. I never thought he could ...
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Why does Ajax keep asking Deadpool to say his name?

Throughout the Deadpool movie after Ajax and Wade Wilson meet, Ajax keeps asking this, What's my name? Throughout the movie it seems to be a theme. Does it have some special significance in or out ...
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What was the device used to knock out Hank and the others?

After the explosion at the mansion, Stryker arrives and orders one of his men to use what looks like an oversized megaphone to knock out our friends. What was this device? As there's no description ...
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Why did En Sabah Nu want Professor X's powers? [closed]

It's my understanding that En Sab absorbs powers when he transfers to another person's body. It's also my understanding that when Prof. X was connected to Cerebro, En Sab was amazed at his ...
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Did X-Men Apocalypse take place over a single day?

I just watched X-Men Apocalypse, and it was night time when Apocalypse was awoken. Then, this ultra mutant being who has been asleep for 10,000 years didn't even reign a full day before the final ...
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How can Cyclops' optic blasts burn or melt objects?

I read recently that Cyclops' optic blasts don't produce heat. I found this very surprising. I watched X-Men: The Animated Series growing up, and re-watched it not that long ago as an adult. I ...
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Was that Warren Worthington III?

In the movie X-Men: Apocalypse, we see a character with wings that becomes one of Apocalypse's four horseman. I would have to assume that that's Warren Worthington III aka Angel aka Archangel. But, I ...
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Is Apocalypse a telepath?

From what I recall, he seems to have an ability to shield himself from Xavier when Xavier was mentally chatting with Eric. Then when Apocalypse interferes, he seems to connect to Xavier's mind and use ...
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Who are the “fittest” in Apocalypse's vision of the future?

The mutant En Sabah Nur, commonly known (amongst family, friends, comic afficionados) as Apocalypse, has a very core belief which acts as a guiding principle for his master scheme, as shown in the ...
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How is Quicksilver able to lift people?

In the two most recent X-men films, Quicksilver has moved people just in time to save them from bullets/explosions etc. How is he strong enough to do this? In the new movie he moves about a dozen ...
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Is there any evidence that this character survived X-Men: Apocalypse?

In X-Men Apocalypse, is there any evidence that: survived ?
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Were the Egyptian Four Horsemen characters from the comics?

In the opening sequence of X-Men: Apocalypse, we see the "Four Horsemen" of Apocalypse These are not the original Four Horsemen of Apocalypse from the comics: War, Famine, Pestilence, & Death. ...
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Is there any evidence that this character survived the explosion in X-Men: Apocalypse?

In X-Men Apocalypse, is there any evidence that: survived the explosion of ?
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Is there any evidence that this character survived the helicopter crash in X-Men: Apocalypse?

In X-Men Apocalypse, is there any evidence that: survived the helicopter explosion?
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What were Ajax's mutations?

In the Deadpool movie I recall Ajax saying that when underwent the forced mutation process he gained super reflexes and then he severed all his nerve endings (or something like that) so he does not ...
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Why was Alex Summers in prison?

Towards the beginning of X-Men: First Class, Charles and Erik visit a prison to recruit Alex Summers (later taking the moniker of Havok), but I don't recall any explanation offered as to why he's ...
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If Rogue absorbs Magneto's power then why can't she escape?

In the first X-Men movie (2000), at the final showdown, Magneto forces his powers upon Rogue so she can be the catalyst in his machine. But if Rogue has Magneto's power, rendering him temporarily ...
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What's going to happen to Earth's nukes in X-Men: Apocalypse?

One of the first things that Apocalypse does to demonstrate his power is to It's never explained what's going to happen to all of them after the movie ends. Are they going to crash back to Earth ...
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How much self-control does Jean Grey have?

In X-Men: Apocalypse, we witness Jean Grey undergoing a dramatic transformation This is a complete turnaround from the Jean Grey we know from the trilogy before X-Men: Days of Future Past, when in-...
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In X-Men: Apocalypse why was the jail security so poorly armed?

In X-Men: Apocalypse, when... ...they are spotted on camera and security arrives to apprehend them. A few hours before, they were using more effective weapons, but now only have conventional firearms....
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Where did Magneto get his helmet from?

In X-Men: Apocalypse, Apocalypse (En Sabah Nur) gives Magneto his helmet. In X-Men: First Class, Magneto gets his helmet from Sebastian Shaw. Are these two movies in the different universe or does ...
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What passage from The Once and Future King does Professor X read?

In X-Men: Apocalypse, Professor X reads a passage from T.H. White's The Once and Future King to his students. Which passage did he read? Answer preferably should contain the quote.
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What was the reason for Deadpool always forgetting these items?

In the Deadpool movie, Deadpool forgets his ammo bag in the first scene in the taxi and then forgets his guns bag in the second scene with the same taxi. This seems too convenient to just to make for ...
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Exactly what happened to Charles Xavier in this scene?

In X-Men: Apocalypse, we see Charles Xavier Exactly how did this happen? Did Apocalypse intentionally pull them out or was something else going on here that resulted in this happening to Charles?
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How did the producers of Deadpool get away with digs at the studio?

I am pretty sure most people are familiar with the 4th wall breaks in Deadpool, and all 23 of them are gratefully written up here. (spoilers in the link) One in particular seemed far above all the ...