Questions tagged [x-men-cinematic-universe]

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When does Professor X lose his ability to walk? [duplicate]

At the end of the X-Men first class movie, magneto deflects a bullet causing it to render professor X - who was a boy at the time - to become paralyzed in his legs. However in The last stand when ...
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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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How does Kitty Pryde know/learn to control her time travel power

In the film Days of Future Past it is explained that only the person that is sent back remembers the other timeline, and Kitty Pryde herself does not remember the other timeline. Given this, everytime ...
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Why didn't Sebastian Shaw explode?

In X-Men: First Class, Sebastian Shaw was the leader of the Hellfire club. He has the ability to absorb energy to keep him young and then use that energy to give him strength, or just release it. Why ...
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Why did Professor X smile before being killed by the Phoenix?

In the scene where Professor X and Magneto go to Jean Grey's house after she woke up and escaped, he says something like Do not let it control you. Then, Wolverine manages to open some door, and ...
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What happens to Angel Dust at the end of the Deadpool movie?

The movie shows that Colossus carries Negasonic and Angel Dust to safety when the junkyard structure collapses but Angel Dust isn't shown anymore after Ajax/Francis is killed. Is there any information ...
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Is Moira McTaggert in Last Stand same as in First Class?

In the X Men: Last Stand, Professor X shows a video of a patient while teaching his student, the doctor he mentioned was Dr. Moira McTaggert. In the X Men: First Class, Moira McTaggert is CIA worker. ...
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What are the limits of Wolverine's immortality? [duplicate]

We all recognize the regenerative capacities of the countless characters from Marvel and DC, and Wolverine is one the first that comes in my mind when speaking of immortality (or "unkillability"?), ...
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In X-Men: First Class, who was the mutant who made whirlwinds?

In X-Men: First Class, one of the members of the Hellfire club is a mutant who makes whirlwinds. I don't think his name (either real or 'codename') is ever mentioned, and I don't recognize him. Who ...
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What's the source for movie Magneto's birthday?

This wiki article says that Erik Lehnsherr was born on January 30th 1930 but I don't know what this is based on!
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Is there any indication that X-24 is capable of intelligent thought?

In the 2017 film "Logan", X-24 is apparently the latest culmination of the Weapon X program, but is basically just Throughout the film, X-24 doesn't speak and generally just kills people. His ...
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How can Charles Xavier be alive in the movie Logan?

The trailer for Logan shows Charles Xavier to be still alive, even though enough time has passed for Wolverine to look much older than we’ve seen him in previous films. This is very difficult to ...
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Why are there no nipples on Mystique's blue boobs?

In comics, Mystique wears a bra. But, in the currently running X-Men movie franchise, she runs around naked. And yet, she doesn't have nipples. I am asking from out-of-universe perspective, of ...
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Did Logan intentionally pay off Yukio's prophecy?

In The Wolverine, Yukio is a mutant that has the power to see how people she touches are going to die. At one point in the movie, she tells Logan that she saw his death: I saw you die, holding your ...
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When, in the Wolverine Cinematic timeline, does Logan get caught in Nagasaki?

Is it after the 'X-Men Origins' story (which seems impossible because when he was in the pit he had bone claws) whereas a couple of minutes into Origins he is shown getting adamantium claws. Can ...
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Does Magneto really need to point his hand while using his powers?

Magneto points his hand towards an object in most cases to use his power but in few cases he does without that. Here are few examples: X-Men Apocalypse (Youtube Clip) In factory when he goes back ...
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What happened to Magneto?

Magneto was MIA in the movie Logan. Chronologically, he was last seen near the end of Days of Future Past, in 2023. It would seem he hasn't seen Charles, Logan, and the X-men since then.
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The original powers of En Sabah Nur?

What are the original powers of En Sabah Nur? I have read on marvel's website that He quickly became a rebel and was even killed by agents of Ozymandias, only to be revived soon after due to his ...
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Why did Wolverine quickly age to about 30, then stop?

In the first scene of X-Men Origins: Wolverine, which is set in 1845, James Howlett (Wolverine) witnesses his father's death and that activates his mutation. Logan runs away with his brother, Victor. ...
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Why is Victor Creed's hair black in “X-men Origins: Wolverine”

In X-Men Origins: Wolverine, why is Victor Creed's hair black? I thought that his hair was supposed to be blonde or a dirty yellow as I thought it was supposed to be in the comic. Was his hair ...
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Why did Japanese soldiers commit suicide in the beginning of The Wolverine (2013)?

In the beginning of The Wolverine (2013) movie, it was shown that a few soldiers commit suicide. Yashida was one of the soldiers about to commit suicide, but Wolverine stopped him. What was the reason ...
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Did Apocalypse enhance mutants' superpowers permanently?

Is Charles Xavier the only one whose powers were not permanently affected? This question assumes that Apocalypse enhanced mutants' superpowers permanently. Is this true? I want proper citation. I am ...
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Are the adamantium rules from previous Wolverine movies now not canon after “Logan”?

In Logan, we see that But in previous Wolverine movies, X-Men Origins: Wolverine Adamantium bullets did not kill Wolverine The Wolverine the Silver Samurai had to have super heated Adamantium to ...
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Why did Donald Pierce need Laura?

In the movie Logan, Donald Pierce spends much time and energy trying to capture Laura. In retrospect, had Donald Pierce simply not worried about Laura, he would still be alive and still have his super ...
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Why did Stryker choose Wolverine rather than Sabretooth to test adamantium? [duplicate]

This is not a duplicate of In X-Men Origins: Wolverine, why did Stryker want to apply adamantium to Logan?; in this question, it was discussed why Stryker applied adamantium to Logan before Weapon X. ...
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Does Wolverine have a hole in his forehead?

In X-Men Origins: Wolverine, So the projectile penetrated the adamantium skull and damaged the brain. Adamantium is an inorganic substance. It will survive anything that would otherwise destroy the ...
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Who is shown as being faster: X-Men Quicksilver or MCU Quicksilver?

Based solely on on-screen feats, who is the Quickersilver? Quicksilver from the Marvel Cinematic Universe Quicksilver from the live-action X-Men Universe? I’m not looking for opinion-based answers, ...
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Is X-Men Origins: Wolverine canon?

At the beginning of X-Men Origins: Wolverine we see that Logan (a.k.a. Wolverine) and Colonel William Stryker were working together by the end of the Vietnam War. For 5 years after the war, he lives ...
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Was the Fantastic 4 reboot movie supposed to be in the same universe as X-Men?

Before the release of the Fantastic Four (2015), I remember they were promoting the movie along with the X-Men star cast, at the Comic Con. There were a lot of talks that it might be in the same ...
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On the beach in X-Men: First Class, why didn't Erik just take Moira's gun using his power?

In the end of X-Men: First Class, Erik has knocked Charles down, and is directing the missiles towards Moira, in an attempt to stop him, begins to shoot at him, and Erik deflects the bullets. Why ...
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How many times has Apocalypse transferred his powers into another mutant's body?

In X:Men Apocalypse we are shown Apocalypse transferring not only his consciousness, but his powers into another mutant's body: Without any reference to the comics, ...
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Is Deadpool from the movie the same character as Wade in X-Men Origins Wolverine? [duplicate]

Is the character played by Ryan Reynolds (Wade Wilson) in X-Men Origins: Wolverine the same as the character played by Ryan Reynolds in the upcoming movie Deadpool? Or is the X-Men Origins: Wolverine ...
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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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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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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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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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Which X-Men timeline does Deadpool belong to (post X-Men movies)

This is my first post, so I'm not sure if this is a repeat question or not. I appreciate any answers you guys can give me. Given that X-Men: Days of Future Past retconned the entire X-Men series, ...
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Who was the person Deadpool was sharing his “bucket list” with?

In the Deadpool movie, in the scenes where Wade is going through his "treatment" there is one "patient" that has bit more screen time than others - he and Wade lay next to each other and they have a ...
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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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Who leaked the Deadpool footage?

Deadpool has taken a long time to make and Ryan Renolds has stated that it took over 11 years from its concept. So who leaked the footage for deadpool? Ryan Reynolds Recounts Making of 'Deadpool': "...
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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 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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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 ...
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What are the differences between the Deadpool movie and the leaked script?

Several years ago, before Deadpool was greenlit, its script leaked online. I recently remember one of the producers recently saying in an interview that the final movie was 30% different. Which parts ...
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Was there ever consideration of a scene concerning Beast in Deadpool?

Near the end of the 2016 film Deadpool, one of the lines Wade shouts out is: "And tell Beast to stop shitting on my lawn!" I heard rumors that they had actually considered bringing in Nicholas ...
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What are the names in the dead pool in Deadpool?

In the Deadpool movie (2016), there's a betting system called the 'Dead Pool'. What are the names on the board, and are any of them references to the comics or other media?
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How does the new Deadpool movie relate to X-Men Origins: Wolverine?

Right so seeing as the new Deadpool movie shows the origins of Deadpool: specifically, he got cancer... blah blah had to get him the healing factor from Wolverine. But that makes no sense — they used ...
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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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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 ...