Tag Archives: first class

The Maybe Mutants: The Misfit That Was Almost Banshee, And When Rogue Was On The Cards For The Wolverine

Robert Sheehan had an X-Men role written specifically for him.

When Bleeding Cool Met James McAvoy And Talked About Welcome To The Punch, X-Men And Filth

One of Britain’s bona fide movie stars on three of his big roles for this year.

X-Men: Days Of Future Past Casting – Page, Paquin And Ashmore In, Jones And Byrne Maybe Not

Rogue? Present. Iceman? Present. Kitty Pryde? Present. Emma Frost? Emma Frost? Emma Frost? Bueller? Bueller? Bueller?

Grace Randolph’s Between The Pages – X-Men: Days Of Future Past

Michael Fassbender and Ian McKellen are both likely to play Magneto in X-Men Days of Future Past 2014. Ian McKellen may have originated the role of Magneto in X-Men, X2, and X-Men The Last Stand, but Michael Fassbender definitely made …

Jane Goldman: Hammer Working On Woman In Black Follow-Up, She’s On Board With X-Men First Class 2

Jane Goldman is typically candid about a couple of upcoming projects.

Is Jane Goldman Writing The New X-Men Movie? We Asked Her, And She Said…

Out on February 10th is The Woman in Black, an adaptation of Susan Hill’s phenomenally successful ghost story by screenwriter Jane Goldman and director James Watkins. Before then (as soon as the embargo lapses) I’ll be bringing you a great …

Matthew Vaughn Has Signed On To Direct The X-Men: First Class Sequel

Fox are said to have just closed the deal for Matthew Vaughn to direct a sequel to X-Men: First Class. Deadline‘s report has it that Bryan Singer will return to produce, and Simon Kinberg is writing the screenplay, as previously …

Matthew Vaughn Pitching X-Men Ideas To Fox, Has Charles Xavier’s Character Arc In Focus

Last we heard, Simon Kinberg was working on a script for the sequel to X-Men: First Class, though it’s probably worth mentioning that this was not formally announced and came from, ultimately, an anonymous source. More transparent, I suppose, is …

What’s Going On With X-Men: First Class 2?

Two recent reports indicate the imminent arrival of an X-Men: First Class sequel. In order to promote the film’s release onto DVD and Blu-ray in the UK this week, Jason Flemyng did a series of interviews. More than once he …

The Hellfire Club Movie That Never Was, And The X-Men Movies That Might Be Soon

The rather superb X-Men: First Class is released on DVD and Blu-ray in the US tomorrow. You know you want it. As part of the promotional push, some outlets have attended an event with Lauren Shuler Donner, producer of this …

Lucky! Thirteen Deleted Scenes For The X-Men: First Class DVD And Blu-Ray

When the rather superb X-Men: First Class DVD and Blu-ray comes along in a few weeks, there’s going to be a decent sized crop of deleted scenes included. Judging from a listing in the BBFC database, there’s going to be thirteen …

Who Really Wrote X-Men: First Class?

When you go and see X-Men: First Class (and do go and see X-Men: First Class, it’s superb) you’ll see a whole raft of writing credits in the opening titles. There’s been some real controversy about some of these names, …

The New Magneto On The Mutant Morality Of X-Men: First Class

Today’s the day that I’m bringing you all of my outstanding X-Men: First Class interview material. I didn’t personally get to speak to Michael Fassbender for long, but I did have enough time to ask him who he believed was …

Interview: Jane Goldman, Co-Writer Of X-Men: First Class

Jane Goldman has co-written, with Matthew Vaughn, the screenplays for his films Stardust, Kick-Ass and X-Men: First Class, as well as The Debt, an upcoming film that Vaughn passed over to director John Madden. We got to sit down for …

X-Men: First Class Interview – Alex Gonzalez Finally Talks

Today’s the day that we bring you pretty much everything else we have on X-Men: First Class, ahead of its release in UK cinemas tomorrow. There’s some real humdingers left in the bank. Let’s start with a video interview featuring …

X-Men: First Class, Second Review

Michael Moran has been to see X-Men: First Class and is going to tell you all what he thought of it: The Cold War seems to be pretty hot right now. There are excited mutterings around Hollywood of an Atom …

The X-Men Get Into Social Media, And If You Join Them, You Could Win A Screening

The X-Men are using Facebook and Twitter. I’m not sure what the upshot of their twittering will be about, but there’s only one way to find out – take part. It seems that supporters of Charles Xavier are tweeting “Killing …

Win! Lots Of X-Men: First Class Stuff

As we draw closer and closer to June 1st and the release of X-Men: First Class and also, to be honest, me going to see it for the third time, the excitement continues to mount at The Bleeding Cool Institute …