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Dark Phoenix is about to get axed from theaters

The latest installment in the X-Men film franchise, Dark Phoenix is about to get the boot at least according to a tweet by Exhibitor Relations Co. It's not surprising considering how poorly the film's reviews and its numbers have been. What...

 
 
 
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Flixist on YouTube - Top 4 X-Men Movies

While Dark Phoenix may be getting some very harsh reviews, especially here. The X-Men franchise has been a relatively very successful one. On this week's FlixList, I count down my four favorite X-men films.  Unforunately I don't s...

 
 
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Review: Dark Phoenix

The storm of production woes and legal hand-overs surrounding Dark Phoenix, the latest and final entry in this cinematic iteration of Marvel's X-Men, has no doubt swayed the public in one way or another. Some of us were calling it quits bef...

 
 
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Five reasons why you should never see Dark Phoenix

[Editor’s note: this piece contains spoilers relating to Dark Phoenix] Marvel/Disney is pushing Dark Phoenix hard. It’s not their film in that they didn’t make it, but they own it now, and they’re going to try to cap...

 
 
 
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Sure, let's make Danny DeVito Wolverine

Another day passes, so here's another petition to make Danny DeVito some beloved pop culture character. Whether it's Detective Pikachu or Dr. Eggman, the internet really wants the grimy gremlin from It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia to embo...

 
 
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Celebrate X-Men Day with a slew of videos and posters

I bet you woke up today thinking gosh-darn, it's Monday isn't it? Wrong! How could you be so wrong! It's not Monday, it's X-Men Day! That's right, 20th Century Fox have deemed today a holiday on which we celebrate all things mutant, and rea...

 
 
 
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Dark Phoenix looks cliched as hell in its final trailer

Fox has unleashed the final trailer for Dark Phoenix and I'm not really sure what to say. Maybe the footage used for the trailer was cut to look cliche, but this is some really sloppy writing. How many stories are we going to get where "go...

 
 
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The Flixist 2019 Summer Movie Preview

It's that time of the year again folks! It's getting warmer outside, the flowers are blooming, and schools are getting ready to be let out, flooding the world once more with the gremlins know as "children" and the abominations we know as "t...

 
 
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The New Mutants might actually hit theaters this summer

Post-merger Fox and Disney have taken to the CinemaCon stage to reveal their upcoming slate of films, and one surprise listing is for The New Mutants, an X-Men spinoff that Fox began working on before a possible Disney buyout was a twinkle ...

 
 
 
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X 'gon give it to ya--Dark Phoenix gets a new trailer

The X-Men face their greatest foe yet. Through a series of trials and logistical tribulations, the cosmic balance of their very reality lies uncertain. Charles Xavier, Magneto; the most powerful mutants known to man, moved like pawns in--o...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Epic new poster for X-Men: Dark Phoenix revealed

Literal chills. The final installment of the X-men franchise is to hit theaters next February, and earlier today in a Tweet, @XMenMovies released the details for a brand new poster with Sophie Turner (Jean Grey /Phoenix) silhouetted again...

 
 
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Kevin Feige and Marvel will oversee the X-Men movies

I think we all knew this was coming, though I've got a strong argument for why it shouldn't, but Bob Iger, Disney's CEO, confirmed in an interview with THR that the X-Men will be housed under the Marvel umbrella once the Fox merger goes thr...

 
 
 
 
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X-Men: Dark Phoenix, The New Mutants pushed back by Fox

We don't blame you if you've totally forgotten about the upcoming X-Men films. With Marvel Studios dominating the field with the upcoming Avengers: Infinity War, and Fox's own Deadpool 2 upstaging its parent franchise, X-Men: Dark Phoenix a...

 
 
 
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Deadpool prefers tea in bags in new Deadpool 2 trailer

Because everyone deserves a smile on their face, we bring you a new, full-length, Untitled Deadpool Sequel trailer featuring more of Josh Brolin's Cable and your favorite man in a red suit. As with the earlier Bob Ross ...

 
 
 
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James Franco to star in X-Men spin-off, Multiple Man

In a surprise announcement, Fox has revealed that they are developing a new X-Men spin-off film starring James Franco with a script written by Wonder Woman's Allan Heinberg. Multiple Man will feature the X-Men associate of th...

 
 
 
 
 
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How It Should Have Ended gives Logan a grand send-off

If Hugh Jackman had to have a swan song as Wolverine, Logan was the best possible outcome. A superhero movie that didn't feel like a superhero movie, the film served as a grim, melancholy, violent capstone for Jackman's run as the character...

 
 
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Logan has a "Post-credits" scene: Oh hey, it's Deadpool!

The good news: you don't have to stay into or to the end of the credits after viewing Logan to see this particular post-credits scene. It airs right before the movie; indeed, I wasn't initially sure if it weren't part of the movie (more on ...

 
 
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Review: Logan

(This is a republishing of the original review, which posted two weeks ago.) Logan is a response to a litany of unprecedented events. Comic book films are more popular than ever, the X-Men series is still a viable franchise s...

 
 
 
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X-Men: Supernova actually set to shoot this year

We all knew there would be more X-Men coming. Not only does Fox like money, but in X-Men: Apocalypse they set up the Dark Phoenix saga about as subtly as a baseball bat to a Walking Dead character's head. However, these thing...

 
 
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Logan gets a damn good Super Bowl spot

Logan has basically been a master class as to how to generate hype from trailers. Although we've seen most of the same footage -- this Super Bowl spot does include a few seconds of new stuff -- I'm pretty sure each time we see it it's been ...

 
 
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Newest Logan trailer is bloody good

We were all stricken by the first Logan trailer for its gritty setting, somber tone, and older Logan, and it looks like the second trailer delivers that even more so. The third, and final, Wolverine film follows Logan as he struggles to kee...

 
 
 
 




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