Kinberg has been a part of the X-Men franchise since 2006's X-Men: The Last Stand. "And when Bryan Singer, who directed four out of six main X-Men movies including the last two, and then chose to step aside, Kinberg knew that he needed to be the one to make amends for past mistakes as "[The film] was so clear in my head, emotionally and visually, that it would have killed me to hand this to somebody else to direct". An increasingly cocky Charles Xavier (the returning James McAvoy) starts sending his X-Men on increasingly unsafe missions, until a space-bound rescue mission sees a solar flare strike the X-Jet, awakening a long-dormant power in Jean Grey. a power fans of the comics know all too well as the ultimate cause of her dramatic exit from the X-Men. The 2018 release, which watches most actors returning and reprising their previous X-Men role, just dropped a handful of first looks loaded with a few spoilers. There, Sophie Turner's Jean Grey is hit by a solar flare that awakens the Phoenix and ignites a conflict that plays out through the rest of the movie. Last I checked, Lawrence's Mystique is the only one whose shapeshifting mutant gifts keep up her youthful appearance.
Simon Kinberg is writing and directing the film, marking his directorial debut. It is evident that the character's look has undergone a makeover.
"I kind of f-ed myself", Lawrence says. But his growing ego puts the team at risk.
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"This is probably the most emotional X-Men we've done and the most pathos-driven", James McAvoy says.
20 Century Fox describes Dark Phoenix as the "most sinister and somber" movie in the X-Men franchise teasing a huge twist midway through the movie which will "change the course of the franchise". "There's a lot of sacrifice and a lot of suffering". All these questions will be answered with X-Men: Dark Phoenix releases on November 2, next year. Also in the cast are returnees James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Tye Sheridan and Alexandra Shipp.