An international banner for 20th Century Fox’s upcoming “X-Men: First Class” sequel “X-Men: Days of Future Past” has been released. After some digging, the banner’s featured language is Lithuanian. The style of the banner harkens back to the format used for the original X-Men trilogy. Actors and their characters showcased are: Halle Berry (Storm,) Nicholas Hoult (Beast,) Michael Fassbender (young Magneto,) Hugh Jackman (Wolverine,) Jennifer Lawrence (Mystique,) Patrick Stewart (Professor Charles Xavier) and Ian McKellen (older Magneto.) The campaign behind this classic comic book juggernaut is really building with excitement! Check it out!
Here is the storyline for “X-Men: Days of Future Past:”
The storyline alternates between present day, in which the X-Men fight Mystique’s Brotherhood of Evil Mutants, and a future timeline caused by the X-Men’s failure to prevent the Brotherhood from assassinating Senator Robert Kelly. In this future universe, Sentinels (giant mutant-hunting robots) rule the United States, and mutants live in internment camps. The present-day X-Men are forewarned of the possible future by a future version of their teammate Kitty Pryde, whose mind traveled back in time and possessed her younger self to warn the X-Men. She succeeds in her mission and returns to the future, but despite her success, the future timeline still exists as an alternative timeline rather than as the actual future.
“X-Men: Days of Future Past” comes to theaters on July 18, 2014. The film stars James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Rose Byrne, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin, Ellen Page, Peter Dinklage, Halle Berry, Daniel Cudmore, Fan Bingbing, Booboo Stewart, Evan Peters, and Omar Sy. Simon Kinberg and Matthew Vaughn wrote the screenplay, which is adapted from the comic book story written by Chris Claremont and John Byrne. Bryan Singer directs.