Run time: 108mins
Director: Tim Miller
Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin, Ed Skrein, T.J. Miller, Yorick Van Wageningen
Synopsis: Based upon Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero, the film tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humour, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life.
Ryan Reynolds stars as Marvel’s wisecracking badass superhero in the eighth X-Men movie. He returns to the role he first played in X-Men Origins: Wolverine, as mercenary Wade Wilson, who finds himself developing extraordinary regenerative powers after an experimental medical procedure goes wrong. Adopting the alter ego Deadpool, he sets out to hunt down the man responsible.
Director Tim Miller’s Deadpool is a dirty, sexy, funny, violent. wisecracking adult movie which is an innovative addition to the superhero genre.
Refreshingly original with an inventive script, startling opening and subversive ending –Deadpool will gain fans who don’t usually go to Superhero films
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