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12 Rare Facts About X-Men: Days of Future Past

We love our superhero movies, but most of us love their trivia. We've been reading Marvel comics since we were kids and to see Wolverine, and all the X-Men come to live in the form of these movies, is simply great. 

But what we might not know are these completely mindblowing facts about X-Men - Days Of Future Past. We've probably binged watched the movie with our friends but we still lack some trivia about the film. 

So, just sit back and go through this and let your mind be boggled. 

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12 Rare Facts About X-Men: Days of Future Past

12 Rare Facts About X-Men: Days of Future Past

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1. Halle Berry's role had to be cut down. 

1. Halle Berry's role had to be cut down. 

Due to her pregnancy, she wasn't available for dates so her role in this movie had to be cut down to a great extent. 

2. Hugh Jackman wanted to wake up nude for a scene. 

2. Hugh Jackman wanted to wake up nude for a scene. 

The script said Logan would wake up in 1973, next to a girl wearing only boxer shorts. But Jackman decided something else, he wanted to wake up for the scene entirely nude because he said, "In Australia if you're next to a really good-looking girl, you're not getting out with boxer shorts on or briefs or anything!". 

3. Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart were delighted to return to their roles. 

3. Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart were delighted to return to their roles. 

During another production, Bryan Singer approached this duo to return as Professor X and Magneto leaving Stewart and McKellen shocked. They thought they had passed on the roles to James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender. But later, they were very delighted to play their favorite roles and share screen space with younger actors. 

4. Hugh Jackman plays Wolverine for the 7th time! 

4. Hugh Jackman plays Wolverine for the 7th time! 

He appeared as Logan/Wolverine in 2011 for the first time and since then, he's the only actor to play the same role 7 times. He is also the only actor to have appeared in every X-Men movie. 

5. All the other Marvel heroes were wiped out by the Sentinels. 

5. All the other Marvel heroes were wiped out by the Sentinels. 

According to the storyline given out by the comics, all the other Marvel heroes like Iron Man, Spider-Man, Hulk, Ghost Rider, Fantastic Four, and Silver Surfer were wiped out by the Sentinels. Only the X-Men survived. 

6. The future was actually implied to '2013'. 

6. The future was actually implied to '2013'. 

According to the comics, the future was actually implied to 2013 but the filming of this movie began in that year. So instead of that, the future for this movie happened in 2023. 

7. The filming was started only when 3 actors agreed to return. 

7. The filming was started only when 3 actors agreed to return. 

Bryan Singer always wants to cast Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart. He didn't agree to start filming once these 3 actors were finalized to return. 

8. Hugh Jackman improvised his line. 

8. Hugh Jackman improvised his line. 

Technically, Hugh Jackman was supposed to say 'F*ck off' to Professor X and Magneto in First Class but he improvised to 'Go F*ck Yourself'. It should have been similar to when Young Charles says 'F*ck off' to Logan in Days Of Future Past. 

9. Patrick Stewart has appeared in 6 X-Men Movies. 

9. Patrick Stewart has appeared in 6 X-Men Movies. 

Leaving out only X-Men - First Class in 2011, he has appeared as Professor X in every movie. 

10. Bryan Singer picked Peter Dinklage because of his dwarfism. 

10. Bryan Singer picked Peter Dinklage because of his dwarfism. 

Bryan Singer decided to take Peter Dinklage for the character of Bolivar Trask due to his dwarfism, he didn't have any super powers but being a dwarf made Bryan feel like he was already a mutant.  

11. To play Mystique, Jennifer Lawrence wore a bodysuit. 

11. To play Mystique, Jennifer Lawrence wore a bodysuit. 

Initially, in the X-Men - First Class, she wore body prosthetics for her role but she wasn't very comfortable, so a special bodysuit was designed for her role in the next movie. 

12. Days Of Future Past was the first Oscar nominated movie. 

12. Days Of Future Past was the first Oscar nominated movie. 

It got a high recognition for its visual effects and was also nominated for the Oscars. 

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