Magneto and the JFK assassination in latest X-Men: Days of Future Past viral marketing

Coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy, 20th Century Fox has uncovered some secret evidence relating to that fateful day in Dallas, with the latest X-Men: Days of Future Past viral website updating with reports on Erik Lehnsherr’s (Michael Fassbender) involvement in the shooting….


The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST. The beloved characters from the original “X-Men” film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from “X-Men: First Class,” in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.


X-Men: Days of Future Past sees Michael Fassbender joined by X-Men veterans Hugh Jackman (Wolverine), James McAvoy (Professor X), Jennifer Lawrence (Mystique), Nicholas Hoult (Beast), Patrick Stewart (Professor X), Ian McKellen (Magneto), Lucas Till (Havok), Halle Berry (Storm), Anna Paquin (Rogue), Ellen Page (Kitty Pryde), Shawn Ashmore (Iceman) and Daniel Cudmore (Colossus) joined by franchise newcomers Evan Peters (American Horror Story) as Quicksilver, Booboo Stewart (The Twilight Saga: Eclipse) as Warpath, Omar Sy (The Intouchables) as Bishop, Fan Binbing (Iron Man 3) as Blink, Adam Canto (The Following) as Sunspot, Josh Helman (Mad Max: Fury Road) as William Stryker and Peter Dinklage (Game of Thrones) as Bolivar Trask. The film is set for release on May 23rd 2014.

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