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Old 08-19-2013, 10:46 PM   #93
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Default Re: First Class 3 or X-Men 5?

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Originally Posted by AVEITWITHJAMON View Post
First Class under-performed in 2011, it still made a profit, but it under-performed, I have thought from the start they chose this storyline to bring back the OT cast for one final hurrah while also boosting the BO receipts for a FC sequel.

Then FC3 can make a profit on its own without the help of the OT. That was my initial impression when the OT cast came back and it is still my impression now.
So they are using the OT cast so a film featuring the FC cast would sell more. Then they will dump the OT cast after DOFP?

Thats not a good strategy. If the OT cast is the one that will really get the mainstream viewers to watch a X-Men movie then they should be making more films with them.

EDIT: And if FOX is just gonna use the OT cast to boost the FC cast, why didn't they bring back the majority of the FC cast? Especially Emma Frost?! The line-up that they have for the future/modern-day world is bigger than their line-up for the 70s.

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