X-Men First Class is Marvel Comics upcoming American superhero film directed by acclaimed director Matthew Vaugh. The movie is the fifth in the X-Men film series and a prequel to the first three movies (X-Men 2000, X2 2003 and X-Men: The Last Stand 2006). It is scheduled for release on June 3, 2011.
X-Men First Class Premise
The film is set during 1960s following the relationship of Professor X and Magneto. Also, the origin of their group known as X-Men and the Brotherhood of Mutants.
“Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their powers for the first time. Before they were archenemies, they were the best of friends, working together, with other Mutants (some familiar, some new), to stop the greatest threat the world has ever known. In the process, a rift between them opened, which began the eternal war between Magneto’s Brotherhood and Professor X’s X-Men.”
X-Men First Class stars James McAvoy as Professor X and Michael Fassbender as Magneto. It also stars Kevin Bacon as Sebastian Shaw, the antagonist of the movie. Other cast members include January Jones, Rose Byrne, Jennifer Lawrence and Lucas Till.
X-Men First Class Official Trailer
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