When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men, led by Professor Charles Xavier, and the Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organized under Xavier’s former ally, Magneto.
While the final chapter of the X-Men trilogy met with mixed reviews, the overall arc makes for some interesting conversations and the choices made by characters – particularly Wolverine and Rogue – are revealing. In many ways, the trilogy is THEIR story.
We had a chance to unpack the X-Men universe – the comics, the characters, their long history – and then zero in on the particulars of this incarnation at a Film and Theology event in North Seattle.
The audio exploration below contains spoilers and assumes you’ve seen the film as we look deeper into the timeless truths and applicability.