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Why does Ajax keep asking Deadpool to say his name?

This article explains this dynamic in one of its points: 6. What’s My Name? Ajax and Deadpool have quite a history in the comic series. Ajax loves subjecting Deadpool to unfathomable torture ...
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Is movie Deadpool's fourth wall breaking a "mutant power"?

After reviewing the script again from the advice of a friend offline, it looks like Wade's 4th wall breaking isn't a power. While he has his collar on, he quips the following while turning and looking ...
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Is movie Deadpool's fourth wall breaking a "mutant power"?

It's not a mutation. It's actually a sign of his madness. Deadpool gained his powers through torture1, which mentally broke him. Not only is he under the "illusion" (in-universe this is seen as a ...
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What was the reason for Deadpool always forgetting these items?

The issue of the forgotten ammunition pack in the first Taxi ride and the forgotten guns bag was due to budget cuts from Fox. Fox forced the crew to cut $7 million from the script at the last minute ...
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Who hired Wade to scare Jeremy (the pizza guy)?

Megan hired Wade. WADE: Do you happen to know a Megan Orflosky? Get that right? Orflovsky? [Jeremy nods]. WADE: Cause she knows you. Jeremy, I belong to a group of guys who take a dime to beat a ...
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Why does Ajax keep asking Deadpool to say his name?

It's a show of dominance. Relatedly, it's a tell sign of breaking his nemesis. Ajax confidently tells Deadpool that nobody's sense of humour survives Ajax's "clinic". And the most manifest sign of ...
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Can either Colossus or Negasonic Teenage Warhead actually fly a plane?

The jet is not just a generic plane, but the X-Men's own custom and private jet, the Blackbird (inspired by the real-life Lockheed SR-71). As the school is actually a training ground for mutants, and ...
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Why was Deadpool dishonorably discharged?

I asked my good friend Fabian Nicieza (co-creator of Deadpool) what incident resulted in Wade being ejected from the military. I am advised that this element wasn't part of his original backstory and ...
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Is Colossus asexual in nature?

Because Colossus is a proper gentleman, and that's what proper gentlemen do when a woman has a wardrobe malfunction. His character throughout the entire movie was that of a well-behaved, civilized, ...
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Was there ever consideration of a scene concerning Beast in Deadpool?

Apparently this was actually a serious consideration1; Film School Rejects reports on the Deadpool commentary track (on the DVD release), and note: They originally wanted the end credits scene to ...
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How was Angel Dust able to successfully fight Colossus?

Colossus's mutation is typically described as being able to turn his skin into something called "organic metal". That is, the skin is still made up of individual skin cells, but each cell has metallic ...
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How did the producers of Deadpool get away with digs at the studio?

Given the expense involved in licensing recognisable X-Men (and the need to strip over $10m from the budget less than two months before filming started) the writers were forced to scrape the bottom of ...
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What is Deadpool's sexual orientation?

According to the film's director, Tim Miller, Deadpool's sexual orientation is 'pansexual'. Q. Can you talk about the tantalizing fireside photo that you guys put out. Does this mean it will be a ...
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Why would Wolverine be needed to greenlight Deadpool movie?

The concept behind what you correctly identified as a joke is that Wolverine, as the biggest name in the X-Men franchise* has pull with the studio. Deadpool implies that he has performed services for ...
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Can Deadpool drown?

In the movie universe (X-Men Universe), Deadpool got his powers from the Weapon X Program which is based on Wolverine's mutant powers. Although Wade Wilson doesn't have a skeleton made of adamantium, ...
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Why is Colossus so hell bent on recruiting Deadpool?

Professor X’s objectives are the following: Educate and train mutants to be safe using their powers. Help them to feel comfortable with the fact they are mutants and the world hates them. Protect ...
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Can either Colossus or Negasonic Teenage Warhead actually fly a plane?

Way back when, in Uncanny X-Men #143, (cover-dated March 1981, which I think means it first became available in comic book speciality shops around December of 1980), Kitty Pryde had her first solo ...
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Why does Colossus advocate keeping Ajax alive?

The movie hints strongly at a backstory between Deadpool and the X-Men, which unfortunately we don't get to see any of that. However, based on Colossus's preaching at him, I think we're supposed to ...
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What material is the white part on Deadpool's eyes on his Mask made of?

As far as I know, there's no canon answer, but cosplayers have been solving this issue for decades. Basically, your options come down to: Fine metal or plastic mesh - Surprisingly easy to see through ...
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What are Deadpool's Katanas made of?

In the movie, there is no indication that Deadpool's katanas are anything but high-quality mundane swords. Given his living situation and his no-doubt high ammunition costs, I do not believe Deadpool ...
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Why did Deadpool call Colossus "dad"?

He didn't expect it to be his dad, it's a joke. Deadpool had just punched Colossus in his "girder" and then feels it, it's a joke about having an abusive father i.e. he feels his girder, "recognises ...
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Who leaked the Deadpool footage?

Well this has been a source of controversy, some say it was Tim Miller or or someone close to him at Blur Studios, but it may actually have been Ryan Reynolds himself: We May Finally Know Who Leaked ...
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Are the Deadpool movies supposed to be part of the X-Men universe, or just spoofs?

It is part of the X-Men Cinematic Universe. Rhett Reese, the writer, has said in the following interview it is part of the X-Men universe which is essentially a short version for the full name the X-...
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How does Deadpool escape his torture chamber?

Based on the leaked shooting script, the explosion destroyed the "Punch Bowl" torture chamber. Specifically these lines: ...the TANK EXPLODES. The Punch Bowl is BLOWN APART, and the frame of the ...
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What kind of cancer did Wade Wilson have?

He has Prostate Cancer. Well Himarm has given the answer, but being a Doctor myself I think I should weigh in on this, prostate cancer is very rare in someone of the age of Wade Wilson, but it will ...
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What kind of cancer did Wade Wilson have?

Looking at online movie scripts after he passes out it cuts to the hospital and shows the cancer everywhere, there is no specific description of were it started. However, we do have a nice PSA by ...
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Why was Angel Dust a villain in the Deadpool film?

I do not have a good source at the moment for this, but my understanding is that they originally intended to have Arclight of the Marauders as the villain but, much as with employing Cannonball, the ...
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How long was Deadpool at The Workshop?

Probably a few weeks Although there is nothing to directly reference to how long it took them to make a Super-Slave, we do get an idea at the start of the movie when we see Ajax delivering a bunch of ...
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Is movie Deadpool's fourth wall breaking a "mutant power"?

Movies are a little more vague on this but if you include comic lore it is much clearer. So I have read a lot of Deadpool comics and I can tell you he is fully aware that he is in a comic book but it ...
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Why is Colossus so hell bent on recruiting Deadpool?

I think that the reasoning for each character is different. For Colossus: In this film (and throughout the comics) Colossus is the kind of character who believes in the innate goodness of people. ...
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