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Old 01-26-2013, 05:05 PM   #348
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Default Re: Days of Future Past News and Discussion

Originally Posted by JackMercy View Post
Understood...but honestly? Singer has as much "right" as the studio wants to give him in terms of recapitulating characters and the franchise in general. And they (and Shuler-Donner, who can't be forgotten here) seem to want to give him a lot.

First Class was simply not the financial or critical success it needed to be to justify a straight sequel.

...And I think for various reasons, FOX is interested in keeping this franchise alive through revisiting some of its most successful moments.

I completely agree I think this was the best compromise they came up with. This way we get the First Class cast which breathe life to the xmen world as well as the blockbuster original trilogy cast which are basically money making machines when it comes to X-Men.

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