The X-Men franchise has always been the outsider in today’s age of the superhero genre mecha. With excellent films such as X-Men: First Class and this years triumphant Logan, the quality of films 20th Century Fox Produce range from extraordinary, to downright terrible (X-men: The Last Stand).
The New Mutants seems to be going in a much different direction than any other big-budget superhero franchise. That direction, at least as it appears in this trailer, is essentially a horror movie. Click below to see our reaction and initial thoughts on the first trailer for The New Mutants.
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“Five young mutants, just discovering their abilities while held in a secret facility against their will, fight to escape their past sins and save themselves.” (20th Century Fox)
The New Mutants stars Maisie Williams, Anya Taylor-Joy, Charlie Heaton and is set to be released on April 13th, 2018.