Published on July 12th, 2015 | by Jerry Doby0
First footage of ‘X-Men: Apocalypse,’ ‘Deadpool’ shown at Comic Con San Diego
Not only did the trailer for the irreverent film starring Ryan Reynolds get a standing ovation, but soon the 6,500-person Hall H audience started chanting, “One more time!”
Host Chris Hardwick seemed momentarily flustered, explaining that he doesn’t actually have that power. But he asked the A/V gods if it was possible, and soon, the blood-soaked, expletive-laced trailer was playing again.
It seems fitting for a movie 11 years in the making that Reynolds said was only greenlit because of the enthusiasm of the fans.
The Marvel antihero, known for his salty language and off-humor, is given an origin story in this film, which comes out Feb. 12.
This is a world that has grown to accept mutants, mostly. But a mysterious and influential sect has risen that believes the mutants are gods. (L. Bahr Associated Press)Tweet