The evolution continues with more action, more characters and more thrills! Following a shocking attack on the President of the United States, the X-Men must stand united with their deadliest enemies to combat a menace that threatens every mutant on the planet — and possibly all of mankind. Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman and Halle Berry lead an all-star cast in this dazzling, action-packed sequel!
**Full-Length Audio Commentary (Director Bryan Singer and Cinematographer Newton Thomas Sigel,ASC)
**Full-Length Audio Commentary (Writers and Producers)
Cast & Crew
Bigger and more ambitious in every respect, from its action and visceral qualities to its themes.
The emotional spectrum has widened, too, encompassing buoyant mirth and heroic tragedy.
Very smart, if way too long.
Suffice to say that I was steadily engrossed and entertained and ultimately moved by a drama that is, in the end, more human than mutant.
The best new addition to the corp is Alan Cumming's Nightcrawler. His pointy ears, yellow eyes, and blue skin make him the most creepily beautiful presence in the pageant.
A summer firecracker.
... X2 has everything you'd want in a comic book adaptation ...