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'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Photos Reveal a Struggle Across Time

by Nick Romano October 25, 2013 @ 8:14 AM
Fox via Empire
It was only Thursday that Fox announced the first 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' trailer will drop online this coming Tuesday, October 29, and now we have more of a preview than just a six-second-long teaser. Get a load of the new photos, featuring the ultimate mutant team-up.
UPDATE: Now with even more photos below!

Daniel Radcliffe Reveals the 'Frankenstein' and Igor We Thought We Knew

by Nick Romano October 9, 2013 @ 9:07 AM
Getty Images/20th Century Fox
Aside from his upcoming performance as Allen Ginsberg in 'Kill Your Darlings' (a movie in which he has a much talked-about gay sex scene with Dane DeHaan) and the false rumor about him playing Freddie Mercury in the upcoming biopic, Daniel Radcliffe had his first days of rehearsals for a new 'Frankenstein' movie. No, this is not anything like 'I, Frankenstein.' In fact, the actor opened up about the project, providing a few nuggets on this mysterious new rendition.

James McAvoy Will Play Dr. Frankenstein to Daniel Radcliffe's Igor

by Jacob Hall July 25, 2013 @ 2:25 PM
20th Century Fox
It was already weird that we're getting a sci-fi/action version of the Frankenstein story in the form of 'I, Frankenstein,' but the concept of another take on the iconic tale starring Daniel Radcliffe as Igor was even stranger. Now, this latter version has gotten a little more bonkers with the addition of the great James McAvoy as none other than Victor Frankenstein himself.

'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Posters: Take a Glimpse Through Time

by Nick Romano July 22, 2013 @ 4:00 PM
Fox via EW
Just days after the 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' cast and crew surprised the Hall H audience at Comic-Con 2013 with a panel featuring debut footage, the Bryan Singer-directed 'First Class' sequel has dropped the first two posters.

'Trance' Review

by Matt Singer April 12, 2013 @ 10:37 AM
Fox Searchlight
After trying his hand at science-fiction, winning an Oscar, and testing himself with a one-actor film about a dude with his hand stuck under a rock, director Danny Boyle returns to familiar territory with 'Trance': the lives of scheming, feuding thieves. When Boyle makes movies about criminals, he rarely focuses on their crimes to look instead at their fallout -- these are what we might call "after-the-heist films." The heist, in a Boyle movie, is the easy part. It's living with yourself, and your accomplices that's hard.

'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Bringing Back Alan Cumming's Nightcrawler?

by Nick Romano March 12, 2013 @ 8:35 AM
20th Century Fox
The cast for 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' seems to be growing by the hour. Not only is Bryan Singer coming back to direct his third 'X-Men' movie, but many characters from the original trilogy are returning to join the new crop from 'First Class'. But what about one of the fan favorites -- Alan Cumming (Nightcrawler)?

'The Crow' Reboot: James McAvoy to Be Reborn as Eric Draven?

by Nick Romano February 25, 2013 @ 8:37 AM
Dimension Films/20th Century Fox
Yes, 'The Crow' reboot is still happening with director F. Javier Gutierrez at the helm, despite the fact that essentially all the big names being considered for the lead have failed to officially come aboard. Do you think this might change now that a new report has emerged stating that young Charles Xavier in 'X-Men: Days of Future Past,' James McAvoy, is circling the gig?