X-Education With Professor K: X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)

With the release of the first X-Men film in 2000, audiences not only witnessed the dawn of the modern day superhero film boom, but also the beginning of a complicated franchise that would span sixteen years and nine films. With X-Men: Apocalypse on the horizon, Kayleigh Hearn and a Read More …

X-Education With Professor K: X-Men: Days of Future Past: The Rogue Cut (2014)

With the release of the first X-Men film in 2000, audiences not only witnessed the dawn of the modern day superhero film boom, but also the beginning of a complicated franchise that would span sixteen years and nine films. With X-Men: Apocalypse on the horizon, Kayleigh Hearn and a Read More …

X-Education With Professor K: God Loves, Man Kills (1982)

With the release of the first X-Men film in 2000, audiences not only witnessed the dawn of the modern day superhero film boom, but also the beginning of a complicated franchise that would span sixteen years and nine films. With X-Men: Apocalypse on the horizon, Kayleigh Hearn and a Read More …

X-Education With Professor K: X2: X-Men United (2003)

With the release of the first X-Men film in 2000, audiences not only witnessed the dawn of the modern day superhero film boom, but also the beginning of a complicated franchise that would span sixteen years and nine films. With X-Men: Apocalypse on the horizon, Kayleigh Hearn and a Read More …

X-Education With Professor K: X-Men (2000)

With the release of the first X-Men film in 2000, audiences not only witnessed the dawn of the modern day superhero film boom, but also the beginning of a complicated franchise that would span sixteen years and nine films. With X-Men: Apocalypse on the horizon, Read More …

The Most X-Men The X-Men Movies Have Ever X-Men’d: Days of Future Past

It’s been a decade and a half since Bryan Singer’s X-Men started the comic book movie boom that continues unabated today. The first film focused on clarity, economic storytelling and a streamlined structure to bend the unwieldy mythology of the fifty years old superhero franchise Read More …

X-Men and the Other: The History of Marvel’s Mutants as Minority [Part 2 of 2]

X-Men and the Other: The History of Marvel’s Mutants as Minority is a two-part examination of the successes and failures of X-Men as an allegory for real-life minorities. For part one of this article, click here.  The 2000s marked some major changes for X-Men as a concept, Read More …

Supers On Screen: X-Men (2000)

It’s the inaugural episode of Deadshirt.net’s first podcast, Supers On Screen, where Editor/Publisher Dylan Roth (@DylanRoth) and a rotating panel of experts and fans explore a different superhero movie each week. First up, it’s the movie credited with kicking off the superhero movie boom that’s Read More …