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Old 02-09-2013, 11:05 PM   #28
Mrs Vimes
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Default Re: 3 Reasons "Days Of Future Past" Is Actually X4

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Originally Posted by psylockolussus View Post
Thats like saying The Avengers was Iron Man 3, Thor 2 and Captain America 2. Thats why I don't agree with DOFP being X4 and First Class 2 at the same time.
The Avengers wasn't Iron Man 3 or Thor 2 because it effectively started a completely new series. Using the characters from the other series, but also serving as an introduction for the viewers who never watched the stand-alone films. That's unlikely to be the case for DoFP.

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Originally Posted by Lightning Strykez! View Post
If the "Future" aspect take place even one day after the events of X3, wouldn't that automatically make this a sequel to that film?
I think the fact that this future is meant to be wiped out by the end of the film kinda complicates things.

Say you call this a sequel to X3, and then afterwards you make another film with the original cast. It can't be a sequel to DoFP because that version of the future would not exist and have no continuation. Would it be another sequel to X3 then, and what would that make of DoFP?

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