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Old 05-30-2013, 01:17 AM   #139
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Default Re: Evan Peters Joins X-Men: DOFP as Quicksilver

Originally Posted by BenKenobi View Post
No they couldn't they bought the character when they bought the rights to the franchize and they are legally allowed to do as they will with him.
No, they have a binding contract with Marvel. Marvel can Sue for breach of contract if they wanted to. Marvel sued Sony over Spider-man after the first movie came out over breach of contract, because Sony was selling Spider-man merchandise without authorization from marvel.

“Whenever you see somebody crossing over to something it gives it pop. Like Murder She Wrote and Magnum [P.I.] — great crossover. I got excited.” Joss Whedon on Spider-man joining the Avengers.
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