It’s now the highest-grossing X-Men movie in the franchise, and to go along with that good news, Deadpool also piled up a ton of love at the MTV Movie Awards. To celebrate, the studio has dropped one of the film’s first deleted scenes.
It’s hard to believe it's been a full 16 years since Bryan Singer helped usher in the modern superhero movie genre with X-Men, but now the director is looking back on how the franchise came together all those years ago.
The X-Men franchise has always played things a bit loose when it comes to continuity, and the start of the First Class era only made things even murkier. But, all of that changed with Days of Future Past.
One of the most interesting films on Fox’s superhero schedule in the X-Men spinoff Gambit, which was essentially developed as a vehicle for rising star Channing Tatum. Which, we’ll even use the phrase spinoff loosely, since Tatum’s Gambit has never actually appeared in an X-Men film.