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X2: X-MEN UNITED

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X2: X-Men United

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
133 minutes
Wide Release Date:
05/02/03
performer:
Shawn Ashmore, Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Famke Janssen, Ian McKellen, Anna Paquin, Patrick Stewart, Brian Cox, Daniel Cudmore, Alan Cumming, Kelly Hu, James Marsden, Rebecca Romijn, Aaron Stanford
director:
Bryan Singer
Producer:
Lauren Shuler Donner, Ralph Winter
distributor:
20th Century Fox Film Corporation
author:
Michael Dougherty, Dan Harris, David Hayter
genre:
ActionAdventure, Sci-fi and Fantasy

We gave it a B+

The new and improved sequel to X-Men introduces Alan Cumming as the tattooed, teleporting Nightcrawler, unleashes the villainy of Brian Cox as a twisted ex-Army commander, and explains that being mutant isn’t a choice. The big action sequences are fine; the little moments of human-and-mutant comedy are even better.