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X-Men: First Class Review

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2.5

Dave White Profile

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4.0

Grae Drake Profile

You can exhale now--this movie is mutantastic. Read full review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 4.0
    65

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally favorable reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 75

    out of 100

    USA Today Claudia Puig

    This X- Men is indeed first class: an exciting, bold and thoroughly enjoyable summer blockbuster.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    This prequel draws new energy from supersmart casting, plus the shrewd notion of setting the beginnings of the X-Men saga in the early 1960s.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Todd McCarthy

    Audacious, confident and fueled by youthful energy.

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  • 83

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    McAvoy and Fassbender are a casting triumph. These two have, yes, real star magnetism, both individually and together: They're both cool and intense, suave and unaffected, playful and dead serious about their grand comic-book work.

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