Reviews

Apr 12, 2021
"X-Men: First Class" crafts this engaging story, spy-film look, and retro style with enough action and tricks to impress those still looking for a comic book movie.
Jan 7, 2021
The acting, special effects, and writing were excellent, except possibly the two times Xavier tries to hit on women in bars by saying they have "groovy mutation[s]".
Nov 30, 2020
The oftentimes explosive action sequences can't mask the silliness and pointlessness of many of the newly introduced mutants.
Sep 27, 2020
A smarter and more stylish superhero movie.
Aug 6, 2020
If you're looking for a well-made popcorn movie to see in theaters, let this one be it.
Jun 24, 2020
As summer entertainment, it has speed and energy accompanied by amazing visual effects, charismatic characters and the evident style of Vaughn. [Full review in Spanish]
Apr 22, 2020
A filmmaker whose impeccable career I have nothing to object to... but that here, for many different reasons, doesn't quite materialize. [Full Review in Spanish]
Nov 7, 2019
Worst of all, the movie doesn't even look that great for all the money that went into it.
Jul 26, 2019
For all its mythology, X-Men would still be highly entertaining for newcomers to the story.
Jun 8, 2019
A smartly written and tightly plotted summer blockbuster with the gumption and drive to feature fully fleshed out characters, remarkably realized by a solid cast.
Jun 3, 2019
After a sour film closing out the original trilogy, X-Men: First Class is a return to greatness.
May 8, 2019
This is a smart and entertaining film, able to transcend the comic book genre and evolve into a good Cold War thriller.
Apr 2, 2019
First Class can safely be watched by first-timers, but old faithfuls of the franchise will get a little more, tracing the origins of their favourite characters.
Jan 19, 2019
An extraordinary blast from the past, X-Men: First Class will go down as one of this decade's best superhero movies.
Jan 8, 2019
McAvoy and Fassbender are two very talented men, who have created characters of their own, while staying true to the originals.
Nov 10, 2018
Although X-Men: First Class is not the best film of its kind, it certainly does its genre justice.
Nov 6, 2018
What's most remarkable about First Class, the fifth in the series of X-Men films, is that it's the first one since the original that inspires a want for more.
Nov 4, 2018
This is not an empty popcorn film. It has a heart, a mind, and a healthy stock of endorphins.
Aug 29, 2018
What if women could only contribute to the plot while in their underwear?
Mar 22, 2018
Add in some spectacular battle sequences and crisp characters, and it makes one of the best superhero movies in years.