X-MEN is an extremely successful film franchise however, it has often struggled to develop some its core character. Instead, the films have focused on the character of Wolverine. The movies have to establish characters like Cyclops, Storm, and Jean Grey so the audience can have characters they emotionally connect to.
The CGI in X-Men: Apocalypse is a poorly constructed distraction from the plot holes, flat acting, and lack of imagination.
I consider myself a feminist. And obviously, I strongly oppose violence against women and any fictional depiction belittling violence against women. Despite all of that, I just can’t fully agree with Rose McGowan when it comes to her furious online criticism of the X-MEN: APOCALYPSE advertisement.
Leaving the cinema after watching X-MEN: APOCALYPSE, probably the first thing I thought to myself was: it’s gonna be really hard to be objective in my review for this film. Whether you’ll find yourself disappointed or blown away by the latest cinematic installment in the X-franchise depends heavily on your expectations going in. Therein lies the reason the film is leaving fans and critics so divided.
X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST is possibly the best X-Men film yet. However, after so many other superhero films have been released, how does it hold up? The answer is simple: better than ever.
Let’s take a closer look at the content of the X-MEN: APOCALYPSE trailer as well as some shots in particular and find out/ speculate as much as we can about what we can expect from the finished flick.