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X-Men Dark Phoenix

Postby so sorry on Thu Sep 27, 2018 12:16 pm



I never really liked any of the X-men movies, I definitely lost track of them and all the back and forth time travel/which decade business, so I have no idea what's going on in this one, other than Sansa really seems to be in full-on menstral cycle.

Oh, and the best line from the trailer is "Charles, your always sorry and you always have a speech and no one ever cares" is a little too on the nose.
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Re: X-Men Dark Phoenix

Postby Peven on Fri Sep 28, 2018 4:20 pm

Charles IS a douche, and who knows how many mutants girls he's had his way with then wiped their memory the way he did with Sansa? a school, yeah right....
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Re: X-Men Dark Phoenix

Postby Ribbons on Sun Sep 30, 2018 11:11 pm

Well, this looks better than their last attempt at the Dark Phoenix story, but I worry Sansa doesn't really have the punky power to pull off a decent performance.
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Re: X-Men Dark Phoenix

Postby Fievel on Mon Oct 01, 2018 11:37 am

Ribbons wrote:Well, this looks better than their last attempt at the Dark Phoenix story, but I worry Sansa doesn't really have the punky power to pull off a decent performance.


Also the fact that there's been so little character development with her Jean Grey to care. I'll be honest - Apocalypse was so underwhelming that I don't even remember it.
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Re: X-Men Dark Phoenix

Postby Peven on Mon Oct 01, 2018 1:01 pm

i am getting a Twilight vibe from this, I think they're going for the same demographic
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Re: X-Men Dark Phoenix

Postby Ribbons on Mon Oct 01, 2018 2:34 pm

Fievel wrote:
Ribbons wrote:Well, this looks better than their last attempt at the Dark Phoenix story, but I worry Sansa doesn't really have the punky power to pull off a decent performance.


Also the fact that there's been so little character development with her Jean Grey to care. I'll be honest - Apocalypse was so underwhelming that I don't even remember it.


That's one of the problems with this X-Men franchise, where continuity is a thing but also not a thing. The only reason we would care about the girl who was barely in Apocalypse turning "evil" in the next one is because we're supposed to remember the character played by a different actress from other movies.
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Re: X-Men Dark Phoenix

Postby so sorry on Mon Oct 01, 2018 3:55 pm

Ribbons wrote:
Fievel wrote:
Ribbons wrote:Well, this looks better than their last attempt at the Dark Phoenix story, but I worry Sansa doesn't really have the punky power to pull off a decent performance.


Also the fact that there's been so little character development with her Jean Grey to care. I'll be honest - Apocalypse was so underwhelming that I don't even remember it.


That's one of the problems with this X-Men franchise, where continuity is a thing but also not a thing. The only reason we would care about the girl who was barely in Apocalypse turning "evil" in the next one is because we're supposed to remember the character played by a different actress from other movies.


Huh? So the original Jean Grey from X1/2 is in the same "universe" as this Jean Grey, but just a few decades earlier? Its not a reboot?
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Re: X-Men Dark Phoenix

Postby Fievel on Mon Oct 01, 2018 6:28 pm

Yeah. Days From Future Past linked the two teams together.
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Re: X-Men Dark Phoenix

Postby Al Shut on Tue Oct 02, 2018 4:53 am

I'll have to admitt I lost track along the way.
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