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Bryan Singer Plans Days Of Future Past Director's Cut
Will Rogue fans see her scenes restored?

07 July 2014  |  Written by James White  |  Source: Lauren Shuler Donner (VIa Flickering Myth)

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Though X-Men: Days Of Future Past has been a big success, one group of mutant fans were unhappy with how their favourite character appeared in the film. Which is to say: briefly. Now it appears those who wanted to see more of Anna Paquin’s power-siphoning Rogue may just get their wish, because producer Lauren Shuler Donner answered a question about a director’s cut on Twitter with promising news. 

Whether this means that Rogue’s scenes – which included a subplot where Patrick Stewart’s Professor X and Ian McKellen’s Magneto team up to rescue her from a Sentinel-guarded prison in order to help the team keep Hugh Jackman’s Logan in the past – will be fully re-instated into the movie’s running time or whether they’ll simply show up on the Blu-ray remains to be seen. Either way, the Rogue squadron should finally get their wish and see more of her narrative.

Writer / producer Simon Kinberg commented, when the original story about Rogue being reduced to a cameo broke, that her replacement of the injured Kitty Pryde didn’t help the plot, so that might not make it beyond a deleted scenes collection. And we already know that will be present because director Bryan Singer recently tweeted about working on it.

There is no street date yet for any Days Of Future Past home entertainment release, because it’s still busy hoovering up cash at cinemas ($724 million and counting worldwide,) but it will likely hit shiny disc and other formats closer to Christmas.


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RE: rogue
She Flies and has SuperStrength in the cartoon & comics because she uses her power on Ms.Marvel putting her in a coma - but as Ms.Marvel isn't part of Fox or the x-men movies I guess that why these have been left out until now More

Posted by Gazzabrook at 12:19 on 08 July 2014 | Report This Post

RE: Bryan Singer Plans Days Of Future Past Director's Cut
Good. Maybe the director's cut will make sense. More

Posted by Osric at 10:15 on 08 July 2014 | Report This Post

RE: Bryan Singer Plans Days Of Future Past Director's Cut
I would be definitely interested in this. More Rogue, the better. www.ohbrotherwhereartthougifts.com More

Posted by OhBrother at 07:32 on 08 July 2014 | Report This Post

rogue
Hey has anyone seen the cartoons of xmen? Rogue is supposed to be the most bad ass character!! She has superstrength and flies!! Why doesnt she in the movie???? :/ :( Please sort it out!! Because this is what i wana see!! :) More

Posted by chris5044 at 22:46 on 07 July 2014 | Report This Post

rogue
Hey has anyone seen the cartoons of xmen? Rogue is supposed to be the most bad ass character!! She has superstrength and flies!! Why doesnt she in the movie???? :/ :( Please sort it out!! Because this is what i wana see!! :) More

Posted by chris5044 at 22:46 on 07 July 2014 | Report This Post

rogue
Hey has anyone seen the cartoons of xmen? Rogue is supposed to be the most bad ass character!! She has superstrength and flies!! Why doesnt she in the movie???? :/ :( Please sort it out!! Because this is what i wana see!! :) More

Posted by chris5044 at 22:46 on 07 July 2014 | Report This Post

rogue
Hey has anyone seen the cartoons of xmen? Rogue is supposed to be the most bad ass character!! She has superstrength and flies!! Why doesnt she in the movie???? :/ :( Please sort it out!! Because this is what i wana see!! :) More

Posted by chris5044 at 22:44 on 07 July 2014 | Report This Post

Who are you trying to kid?
'Favorite character'? - I think you're using hyperbole to oversell your article. More

Posted by Thatblokeoffthetelly at 22:13 on 07 July 2014 | Report This Post

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L: Judge Can't say I've ever met a fan of Anna Paquin's Rogue to be honest. same here... More

Posted by UTB at 20:14 on 07 July 2014 | Report This Post

@Judge - I agree but it still doesn't mean I'm not going to invest in this, as apparently that sceneeature her using super Strength and Flying More

Posted by Gazzabrook at 16:47 on 07 July 2014 | Report This Post

Can't say I've ever met a fan of Anna Paquin's Rogue to be honest. More

Posted by Judge at 16:30 on 07 July 2014 | Report This Post

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