The "X-Men" movie franchise continues, with original director Bryan Singer back at the helm for "X-Men: Days of Future Past." Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen are returning to their famous roles, alongside "First Class" stars Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender and James McAvoy.
HitFix Reviews and Ratings
Matthew Vaughn may have been under the gun on 'X-Men: First Class,' but he responded with one of the most successful modern comic book movies so far, a smart and stylish affair that juggles multiple characters and alternative history to exceptional effect.
Matthew Vaughn's 'X-Men: First Class' isn't just a strong reboot for Fox's X-Men franchise; it may be the best thing the series has produced so far. Our critic has a first reaction to the summer's big superhero gamble, complete with word on who steals the movie.