Its been 20 years, X-Men franchise is entertaining its fans with great movies. Another movie naming X-Men :Dark Phoenix from the X-Men franchise is in the queue. Although, its a superhero movie but the makers claim that it won’t be like other movies you have watched. Simon Kinberg’s directed movie X-Men: Dark Phoenix is twelfth installment of X-Men series. Let’s know more about it-
X-Men: Dark Phoenix Release Date
The movie was scheduled for November, but due to some reshoots they will release it on 14th February 2019.
X-Men: Dark Phoenix Cast
Reportedly, James McAvoy is playing the role of Charles Xavier. Jennifer Lawrence and Michael Fassbender as Mystique and Magneto respectively will also reprise their role in the movie like James. Other characters that will return in the movie are Nicholas as Beast/ Hank McCoy, Kodi Smit-McPhee as Nightcrawler, Tye Sheridan as Cyclops, and Alexandra Shipp as Storm. The role of Jean will be played by Sophie Turner and Summer Fontana as young Jean. Furthermore, there will be Evan Peters as Quicksilver, Jessica Chaistain as the alien Shi’ar empress, and Olivia Munn as Psylocke. Lamar Johnson is also in the movie, but the role is not disclosed yet.
X-Men:Dark Phoenix Plot
The movie has been set in 90’s, thus you won’t see any age difference in its characters. In the movie, Jean sacrifice her life while trying to escape from space station explode. She saved her friends though exposing herself to the solar flare radiations. Before her death, phoenix offered her powers to save herself and her friends. She accepted it and takes the phoenix into herself. With these powers she helped her friends including Shi’ar. On earth, Hellfire club was trying to control Jean’s mind secretly but couldn’t succeed. However, later Phoenix took over her mind. To save her X-Men team went to space and fought with phoenix.