As the relewase of X-Men: Apocalypse nears, fans are in a frenzy to find out what happens in the movie. Director Bryan Singer has obliged the fans and has volunteered a few spoilers..
Changes in the Cast
The protagonist of the movie – ‘The Apocalypse’ is played by Oscar Isaac of Star Wars fame. He won the Golden Globe award for his performance in the mini series – Show Me A Hero
If you have watched the recently released prequels, then you will know who plays the younger versions of all our favourite mutants. This movie is set in 1963, so The First Class is back together!
- Cyclops aka Scott Summers is being played by Tye Sheridan who replaces James Marsden. He undergoes an existential crisis regarding his powers. This 19-yea- old actor has starred in many award winning movies.
- Jean Grey is being played by Sophie Turner of Game of Thrones fame who replaces Haley Ramm.
- Storm/Ororo Munroe is a pivotal character. The older Storm was played by Halle Berry, but the younger Storm is being played by Alexandra Shipp.
- Mystique/Raven was initially played by Rebecca Romijin but Jennifer Lawrence has given the sexy mutant a vulnerable side..
The Four Horsemen – Apocalypse’s Army
Apocalypse is cast down when he rises after a thousand years. He has been celebrated as God as he is the very first and most powerful mutant, having garnered superpowers from other mutants. He resolves to wipe out humanity and create a new world that he will rule.
The four Horsemen – Pestilence, Famine, War and Death are recruited to carry out this mission. Storm, Angel, Psylocke, and Magneto are the four Horsemen who aid and abet Apocalypse in his mission.
Watch the full movie X-Men Apocalypse online to find out if good triumphs over evil.