Starring: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Kevin Bacon, Rose Byrne, Jennifer Lawrence & January Jones
Screenplay by Ashley Edward Miller & Zack Stentz and Jane Goldman & Matthew Vaughn
Directed by Matthew Vaughn

The X-Men get an origin story that details the relationship between the young Professor X and Magneto and their involvement in the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Mutant origins
Fassbender is magnetic
Nothing else X-cites

Grade: B-

By Daniel J. Hoag
X-Men: First Class is now playing in theaters nationwide.