Today in Movie Culture: Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters Commercial, 'Drive 2' Trailer and More

Today in Movie Culture: Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters Commercial, 'Drive 2' Trailer and More

May 19, 2016

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:


Fake Commercial of the Day:

How does Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters get so full in X-Men: Apocalypse? With this 1983 recruitment ad starring Jubilee and the voice of Stan Lee:


Character History of the Day:

In anticipation of his return in X-Men: Apocalypse, here's a look at the evolution of Wolverine in movies and TV:


Movie Tribute of the Day:

Hugh "Wolverine" Jackman recognizes this week's Top Gun anniversary with a photo of him and his jet:


Fake Sequel of the Day:

This fake trailer for Drive 2: The Uber Years is good comedy made great with the casting of a Ryan Gosling doppelganger (via Geek Tyrant):


Fake Cartoon of the Day:

The Nice Guys got a pretend animated series spinoff done in the style of 1970s cartoons:


Vintage Image of the Day:

Nora Ephron, who would have turned 75 today, directs Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks on the set of You've Got Mail in 1998:


Mashup of the Day:

Sansa from Game of Thrones gets a cool Kill Bill style poster in this art by Darth Blender:


Movie Science of the Day:

Kyle Hill of the Nerdist show Because Science explains how Ant-Man makes his big transformation in Captain America: Civil War:


Reimagined Character of the Day:

See what Yoda looks like after he's turned to the Dark Side in this fan art by Daryl Mandryk (via Geek Tyrant):


Classic Trailer of the Day:

Today is the 40th anniversary of the release of The Missouri Breaks, starring Marlon Brando and Jack Nicholson. Watch the original trailer that promised history would be made when it opens:



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