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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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Is Colossus asexual in nature?

During the last fight in Deadpool (2016), Colossus covered his face with his hand when Angel Dust's top came down showing her ahem "assets". Why did he cover his face - is he asexual in nature?
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Did Mystique or Rogue get their mutation back in the terminated timeline?

In X-Men 3: The Last Stand, after Magneto rescues Mystique and frees a bunch of other mutants, one of the guards goes to shoot him only for Mystique to protect him, being hit by the Serum Darts that ...
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Why would Mystique's DNA allow for Sentinels that can duplicate mutant powers?

The future Sentinels in X-Men Days Of Future Past are clearly shown adapting to powers thrown at them by copying them. Isn't that what Rogue's DNA would allow for, not Mystique's? Mystique can just ...
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Can X-23 physically grow?

Laura, also known as X-23 is a young mutant who can heal. If her bones are covered in adamantium, how can she ever grow?
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Why do Deadpool's baby legs have no scarring?

In Deadpool 2 after Deadpool he has no scarring on them. Now it is entirely possible that when he grows new limbs that the scarring won't be there, but remember at ...
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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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Have they re-cast any of the X-men actor within a particular “timeline” series?

I've not watched most of the X-Men films after the first couple, but clearly they've been making them long enough that they've needed to re-cast people. As far as I know, that was done by shifting to ...
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Is movie Deadpool's fourth wall breaking a “mutant power”?

In the first Deadpool movie, Deadpool gains his powers as part of attempting to force a mutation. And he does get a mutation: the incredible healing factor. He also gains the ability to break the ...
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Where was Stan Lee's cameo in Deadpool 2?

There are two places where it could have been but it was so quick I didn't really see it. When going through the X-men mansion some older faces can be seen hiding from Wade before they shut the door. ...
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Why couldn’t Juggernaut escape the prison?

Why was the Juggernaut, one of the strongest beings on the planet, not able to escape a simple prison? He should have been in the Raft. He didn’t appear to have a collar, not that would have ...
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Who was in the room in the X-Men Mansion?

When Deadpool is in the hallway talking Who else was in the room?
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Where does Rogue get her name in the X-Men movies?

When we first meet the character, we meet her as "Marie D'Ancanto". When we pick up with her again, she introduces herself as "Rogue". Aside from Wolverine, who seems to go by the name at least ...
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Why did Deadpool call Colossus “dad”?

In Deadpool (2016), when Deadpool hit Colossus for the first time he got a huge Newtonian reaction force in return. He then tried to feel Colossus' body without looking at him and said "Dad?" It was ...
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Who hired Wade to scare Jeremy (the pizza guy)?

In Deadpool, Wade Wilson is hired to scare Jeremy the Pizza Guy from stalking Meghan Orlovsky. But at around 2:20 in the below YouTube video, it seems as though this is the first time he has met ...
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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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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 inscribed around the muzzle of Deadpool's gun?

In the James Bond-style opening credits of Deadpool 2, there's a moment where Deadpool points a pistol directly at the camera. There's something written there in engraved letters around the muzzle of ...
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What are Deadpool's Katanas made of?

In the Deadpool movie, there is a scene where Deadpool throws one of his swords at Ajax's motorbike's front wheel and then Ajax proceeds to fly over the handle bars. Then in the next scene Deadpool ...
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How did this bullet pass through Wolverine's Adamantium-covered skull?

Wolverine's whole body has an Adamantium layer underneath his skin. Adamantium is an indestructible metal, as shown in X-Men: The Last Stand but in X-Men 2 a policeman shoots Wolverine in the face, ...
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Is Sabretooth still alive?

I don't understand why this character is still alive, I thought he had died in another movie. I thought Logan had killed him. Did they resurrect him? Or was he rescued by someone? I don't know if I'm ...
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What is Apocalypse wearing?

In the movie, we can see that Apocalypse is wearing some kind of suit It seems this suit is regarded with equal importance to his life. What is this suit, and why is it so important? What is it made ...
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What makes Victor stronger than pre-adamantium Wolverine?

In Wolverine Origins, Stryker convinces Wolverine that he needs his help to defeat Victor, a.k.a, Sabertooth. However, we also know that the only reason Victor is not offered adamantium is that his ...
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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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Why didn't the X-Jet use its cloak in X2?

In X2 we see an aerial battle involving some U.S. fighter jets and the X2. Storm and Jean do everything they can to get away from the jets, and end up having to take them down. However, we know from X-...
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Which X-Men movies should I watch before Deadpool?

I want to watch Deadpool, but I have heard the character has appeared in X-Men series too. My question is, if I watch X-Men before Deadpool, will it enhance my interest in the Deadpool character?
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Does Deadpool have the highest degree of regeneration among all mutants?

There are a few mutants with regenerative abilities. The most famous being Wolverine and Deadpool... So, if the X-men cinematic universe is considered, it is quite obvious that Deadpool is the better ...
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What is Wolverine's immigration status in the USA?

In X-Men Origins: Wolverine, we find that Wolverine (Logan) is a long-lived Canadian who immigrated to the USA sometime between 1845 (the date of the first scene) and the US Civil War. Wolverine ...
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Why is Logan locked in a well at the start of The Wolverine?

The opening scene of The Wolverine shows Logan in a POW camp when the bomb is dropped on Nagasaki. Why is he in a Japanese POW camp and more specifically, why is he locked in a well separate from ...
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Why did Apocalypse destroy all nuclear weapons?

In X-Men: Apocalypse movie, when Apocalypse gained control of mankind, he simply used that superpower to destroy all nuclear weapons. At that time, I thought that he was going to enforce peace to ...
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Why did Apocalypse choose Psylocke and Angel?

In X-Men: Apocalypse, Apocalypse chooses to surround himself with four mutants whom he has personally empowered to become stronger. In the opening clip, we see the original four had: Death powers (we ...
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Who snitched in X-Men: Apocalypse and why?

So my question is based in the scene where “Henryk” aka Magneto saves the life of one of the men in the steel factory. He moves the steel canister so it doesn’t fall and kill the man when the chain ...
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In Deadpool 2, would this happen if that didn't happen? [closed]

So in Deadpool 2 we see that Cable To do so, he That made me think: So the question is:
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Are Nina from “X-Men: Apocalypse” and Anya from comics the same character? What are her powers?

In the movie X-Men: Apocalypse, there is a little girl called Nina, who is according the plot the daughter of Magneto. This girl apparently has a power related with animals or nature. I was ...
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What happens to Colossus' injuries in Deadpool 2?

During the final confrontation in Deadpool 2, Deadpool and Cable are trying to save Firefist while During this scene I saw that Colossus (in his metal form) gets his forehead smashed and dented by ...
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Who was Rictor speaking to over the radio?

In Logan, We see this character talk to someone over the radio towards the end of the film. Who is Rictor talking to?
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Are all X-Men films in the same canon (practically)

There seem to be (so far) 7 X-Men films (as per Wikia): 1.1 X-Men (2000) 1.2 X2 (2003) 1.3 X-Men: The Last Stand (2006) 1.4 X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009) 1.5 X-Men: First Class (2011) 1.6 The ...
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What evidence is there that the two Moira MacTaggerts in the XCU are the same person?

We first encountered Moira MacTaggert in the 2006 X-Men: The Last Stand. The movie takes place sometime in the "near future" of the 2000's. She appears to be a 30-something year old doctor on Muir ...
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How long until the rights of Marvel characters that 20th Century Fox own revert to Marvel Studios?

The Marvel Cinematic Universe is currently unable to use various characters or the term 'mutants' thanks to the fact that 20th Century Fox own the live action rights to the X-Men and their related ...
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Is Charles Xavier the only one whose powers were not permanently affected?

In X-Men Apocalypse, Apocalypse permanently enhances any mutant he chooses. In order of appearance Apocalypse increases the powers of Storm Psylocke Angel Magneto By all accounts every one of them ...
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Was Wolverine working as a bodyguard in the comics as in “Days of Future Past”?

When Wolverine was sent to the past, he wakes up in a bed with a woman. Minutes laters, a group of people enter brutally in the room and one of them yells at Wolverine: Mafioso: You were supposed ...
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Mystique and transformed physical abilities

Related: Can Mystique create objects? Spoilers ahead. In the first movie, when Mystique impersonates Wolverine, she was able to cut the chain holding the door in place with her "claws". Then, in ...
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Is Magneto's daughter a mutant?

Speaking specifically of X-Men: Apocalypse, there is a scene early on where she's surrounded by woodland critters (mostly deer and caribou it looks like) which seem super docile. There doesn't seem ...
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Does Wolverine's healing factor still work properly in Logan (the movie)?

In the trailer for the upcoming movie Logan (2016), we can see that Wolverine's back is covered in scars: However, in the rest of Fox's X-Men/Wolverine movies, he ...
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Should the Adamantium bullets have worked on Wolverine?

In X-Men Origins: Wolverine has Adamantium bonded with his skeleton, after Wolverine escaped the operating room, Col. Striker is given a gun and Adamantium bullets. But according to the quote from ...
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In Logan, what disease is this character dying of?

In the 2017 movie Logan, is dying of some disease, which is causing him to age and not regenerate as well. When he is helped by the small town doctor, the doctor offers to run some tests to help ...
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Why does Logan remember WWII in The Wolverine?

Logan doesn't remember much of his past in X-Men I, II, or III. After which there are no telepathic mutants (that he might have kept in touch with) who could have helped him remember. So why in The ...
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Does “Logan” have continuity with X-men movies? Which ones?

So we know the event's of 2013's The Wolverine took place in the original timeline. So just HOW does Logan have the Samurai sword in "Logan"? I guess the events of The Wolverine still could have ended ...
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What made the Munsons think that Laura was a mutant?

In Logan, the titular Logan along with Professor X and Laura are traveling when they stop to help the Munsons, a family of farmers. Throughout the encounter, Logan and the others keep their true ...
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Was Xavier responsible for the Westchester Incident?

If you go to the wiki page for Logan, it states in the plot section that But there's no citation for this, and from what I remember the movie left it intentionally ambiguous. However, it seems to be ...
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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?