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New X-Men: Days Of Future Past Trailer Online
Tough times ahead – and behind – for the X-Men

24 March 2014  |  Written by Helen O'Hara  

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A new trailer has hit the internet for Bryan Singer's X-Men: Days Of Future Past, and this gives us our best guide to the plot yet. It also showcases bigger action scenes than any that we've previously seen – we started counting Sentinels but ran out of fingers – and a Patrick Stewart voiceover that recalls the opening of the very first film. Take a look at the trailer below – and have a gander at the latest poster further down the page.

The story this time, of course, sees Hugh Jackman's Wolverine have his consciousness sent back to his younger self, in order to attempt to change a nightmarish future where mutants are an endangered minority hunted by unstoppable robot sentinels and the world is a blasted battleground. The younger Wolverine then somehow has to pull young Professor Xavier (James McAvoy) and Magneto (Michael Fassbender) away from, respectively, self-pity and a pro-mutant crusade, and try to get them to change the course of history. Easy! Oh, except that Mystique (Jennifer Lawrence) is at the heart of the whole problem, and changing her plans won't be easy.

Judging by the new poster below, Lawrence's role is front-and-centre (or they're really trying hard to cash in on her massive Hunger Games popularity), Wolverine has an itchy ear and Professor X the Elder has a floating wheelchair with flames coming out the bottom.

The film also features Halle Berry, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Nicholas Hoult, Fan Bingbing, Peter Dinklage, Ellen Page, Evan Peters, Daniel Cudmore, Omar Sy and Shawn Ashmore, and hits cinemas on May 22.


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Your Comments

Looks brilliant. I was impressed with Singer's take on Superman in the past and I eagerly anticipate this! It's Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Peter Dinklage and Jennifer Lawrence in the same movie. I am having an overload of awesomeness! More

Posted by livapr99 at 00:27 on 29 March 2014 | Report This Post

Trailer music ??
Great looking trailer does anyone know what the music used is ? it is awesome . More

Posted by Slinkson at 20:58 on 27 March 2014 | Report This Post

I am not watching the trailer!
Nope, not even a little bit! I'm am genuinely excited about D.O.F.P and don't want to spoil the joy of seeing the trailer at the cinema. I'm kinda hoping that it will be attached to tonight's showing of Cap'n America, otherwise I might have problems! Incidentally does anyone know when the forum will be up and running again? I have a desire to add some more of my "witty" posts. Also I'm kinda worried I broke it because it was fine till I tried to join in the Dusk till Dawn conversa More

Posted by doug64 at 13:39 on 26 March 2014 | Report This Post

I am not watching the trailer!
Nope, not even a little bit! I'm am genuinely excited about D.O.F.P and don't want to spoil the joy of seeing the trailer at the cinema. I'm kinda hoping that it will be attached to tonight's showing of Cap'n America, otherwise I might have problems! Incidentally does anyone know when the forum will be up and running again? I have a desire to add some more of my "witty" posts. Also I'm kinda worried I broke it because it was fine till I tried to join in the Dusk till Dawn conversa More

Posted by doug64 at 13:30 on 26 March 2014 | Report This Post

I grow tired of X-Men movies but
I'll watch it anyway, when it comes to DVD. More

Posted by nybras at 14:00 on 25 March 2014 | Report This Post

Another Awful Poster
Trailer looks great but I can't believe how horrendous that poster is. How people get paid to create something so bad for a major release is completely beyond me. More

Posted by purplefacedmonkey at 19:47 on 24 March 2014 | Report This Post

low X-pectations now
anybody remember how excited they felt when they saw the first X-Men trailer? It had attitude, it was fresh, new, and cyberpunk. This just doesn't do anything apart from emo - badly. Consider X-pectations lowered. More

Posted by Jonny24 at 18:45 on 24 March 2014 | Report This Post

Also!
Why does Patrick Stewart look like the guy from that insurance advert that drives the invisible car towards Snoop Dogg? More

Posted by Silvio Mugabe at 18:23 on 24 March 2014 | Report This Post

Let it be May
My most anticipated film of the year just got a little bit more anticipated. More

Posted by IKnewTheTwist at 18:16 on 24 March 2014 | Report This Post

What is that poster about about?
That is one the most camp, unintentionally funny posters I have ever seen! It looks like the cover of one of those 80's films that spent all its money on the poster and had nothing left for the film. More

Posted by Silvio Mugabe at 18:15 on 24 March 2014 | Report This Post

looks like a snore fest More

Posted by hi charlie at 17:17 on 24 March 2014 | Report This Post

Trailer Breakdown!
I've done an article with 28 high-res screen grabs. You can see it at http://buzzhub.wordpress.com/2014/03/24/28-must-pause-m oments-from-the-x-men-days-of-future-past-full-trailer/ More

Posted by luccewada at 17:12 on 24 March 2014 | Report This Post

Cant wait for this even if I have a few minor worries (Its more Hips-ilver over avengers Quicksilver here) I'm really interested in where they are going to take the x-verse from here Marvels done a great Job bringing its large cast together but X-men has been juggling lots of characters in a large shared universe for much longer. More

Posted by sleepwalker at 16:20 on 24 March 2014 | Report This Post

At Last (I hope).
Could this finally be a great X men movie? It looks the part but trailers can be deceptive. Let's hope it lives up to the promise. More

Posted by ericcoyle at 16:09 on 24 March 2014 | Report This Post

"Guide us... lead us... to the end of time." Why does a voiceover from the Tree of Life cut in towards the end? More

Posted by Oroborous at 16:08 on 24 March 2014 | Report This Post

Hooooly
Well I really wasn't convinced before but now this looks, as the Bard might have had it, TOTALLY FUCKING SICK. Punching! Ice slide! Yeahhhh More

Posted by bleugh07 at 14:06 on 24 March 2014 | Report This Post

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