X-Men


X-Men news
  • Created By: Stan Lee & Jack Kirby
  • Movies Launched On: July 14, 2000
  • Number of Movies: 7
  • Owner: Marvel

The X-Men have had two different movie iterations so far and there could be another on the way at some point now that the franchise has moved to Marvel.

Original X-Men Cast News
X-Men Prequels Cast News

The X-Men first came to the big screen back in 2000, offering a new look for superhero and comic book movies in big-budget films. Since then, there have been a number of different offerings with plenty of characters introduced into the mix.

There is more on the way with the X-Men making their way into the Marvel Cinematic Universe as well.

There have been so many X-Men characters over the years that it can be tough to keep track of them all. Here are just a few from the team.

X-Men Characters News

Learn more about the X-Men universe before you dive into the news with our encyclopedia of X-Men terms.

Latest X-Men News



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Marvel Fires X-Men ’97 Creator Before Show Debuts

When X-Men ’97 was announced, fans were beyond excited to hear the beloved X-Men: The Animated Series would be receiving …

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Lindsay Lohan Joining Marvel?

A new rumor says that Lindsay Lohan could have a Marvel Cinematic Universe role in her future. According to US …

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Star Wars And Marvel Are Just Homework Now, Make Them Feel Like Recess Again

When it comes to major Hollywood blockbuster franchises like Marvel and Star Wars, a lot of explanations have been thrown …

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X-Men ’97 Showrunner Fired, Won’t Be Part Of Season 3

X-Men ’97 is Disney’s highly anticipated sequel to the 1990s X-Men animated series, and it’s something fans are passionate about. …

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X-Men ‘97 Needs To Finally Give Fans This Horrifying Marvel Future

One of the reasons fans loved X-Men: The Animated Series as much as they did was the cartoon’s willingness to …

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Canceled X-Force Movie Revealed By Director And It Sounds Unhinged

Filmmaking is a complex and nuanced process, often cited as a blend of creative genius and logistical prowess. Among the …

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Iconic X-Men Mutant Actor Turns Down Deadpool & Wolverine Appearance

The upcoming Deadpool & Wolverine has full access to the MCU and the X-Men characters Disney acquired when it bought …

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X-Men ’97 Is Too Nostalgic For Its Own Good

Now that Disney has released a trailer for their upcoming X-Men ’97 series fans have an idea what their in …

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Marvel’s Best Space Team Isn’t Guardians Of The Galaxy

While it’s no secret that Marvel is going through a rough patch, most fans can agree that there was at …

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Netflix Cyberpunk Superhero Sequel Is Finally Streaming

Stephen and Robbie Amell’s 2019 dark cyberpunk superhero sci-fi Code 8 was an unexpected and underrated film that came out …

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The Worst X-Men Movie Is Better Than You Remember

The mid-00s was a dark time for Marvel movies. The MCU was still a few years away, and the one-two …

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Marvel’s First Choice For Wolverine Was A Controversial Rock Star

When it comes to superhero movies, no actor has ever embodied their character more than Hugh Jackman. Jackman has portrayed …

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Disney Officially Puts Uncle Scrooge Into The Marvel Multiverse, See It Happen

The Marvel Universe is expanding, only this time not in the way you’d expect. Uncle Scrooge, Disney’s stingiest duck is …

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The X-Men Failure That Rescued The Franchise And Saved Marvel

Between the trailer for the upcoming Disney+ series X-Men ’97 and the Deadpool & Wolverine teaser—currently the most-watched trailer in …

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The X-Men Hero Marvel Needs To Focus On Isn’t Deadpool Or Wolverine

As the MCU introduces a new generation of viewers to the X-Men, there’s a lot of pressure on these new …

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Wolverine’s Most Iconic Appearance Inspired By The Least Likely Actor

Pop quiz, hotshot: which movie actor do you think inspired the most iconic appearance of fan-favorite X-Men character Wolverine? Many …

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Marvel Is Making Major Changes To Prevent Audiences Getting Bored

While the phrase “superhero fatigue” has been getting tossed around for years, the truth is for much of the start …

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X-Men ’97 Fans Angry About Series Doing What X-Men Has Always Done

It was recently announced that the upcoming Disney+ series X-Men ’97 will make Morph non-binary, and the usual suspects are …

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The X-Men ‘97 Change Dividing Fans

The upcoming X-Men ‘97 series is looking to leverage fan nostalgia for everybody’s merry band of mutants by effectively bringing …

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Fantastic Four Has A Lot More Members Than You Realize

The Fantastic Four has always functioned more like a family than a typical superhero team. While the Avengers and the …

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Deadpool 3 Confirms Resurrection Of Fan-Favorite Hero And It’s Not Wolverine

The debut trailer for Deadpool 3 at last night’s Super Bowl brought a lot of excitement to fans. Of course, …

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James Cameron’s Plan To Make Angela Basset A Superhero And Give Super Mario Claws

Superhero movies weren’t always big business. Prior to the comic-movie renaissance launched by 1998’s Blade and set ablaze by Bryan …

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Deadpool 3 Has A Wolverine Title And A Trailer

Marvel Studios has released the first trailer for Deadpool 3 along with the film’s official poster and title – Deadpool & Wolverine. The movie, …

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Marvel Fan-Favorite Mutant Wasn’t Even Supposed To Be One

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Marvel’s most famous mutant, Wolverine. Since his 1974 debut in the pages of …

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Deadpool 3 Saving The MCU According To X-Men Director

There’s no way around it – no matter how hard you try to block your eyes, it’s impossible to blur …

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X-Men ’97 Heroes And Villains Revealed

Although Marvel may be in a bit of trouble when it comes to their big-screen productions like Captain America: Brave …

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Marvel Needs To Learn From DC’s Biggest Success

Long before anyone was talking about superhero fatigue there was a general consensus that while Marvel’s live-action offerings were superior …

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The Disney+ Sci-Fi Thriller Doesn’t Deserve Its Reputation

Chances are you’ve never seen The New Mutants. The X-Men adjacent horror flick fell through the cracks during Disney’s acquisition …

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The Disney+ Sci-Fi Action Thriller That Restarted A Franchise

The 2011 superhero film X-Men: First Class is available to stream through the Hulu section of Disney+. Directed by Matthew Vaughn, the …

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