There were a number of memorable sequences in ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past.’ The various scenes in the future spotlighting Bishop, Warpath, Kitty Pryde, and the others against the Sentinels comes to my mind immediately, although most people will probably bring up the daring prison breakout featuring Quicksilver. If you’re one of those True Believers that loved that scene, then we have some good news for you: Evan Peters’ silver speedster will return for ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ and, if Bryan Singer’s social media is any indication, then he might be stealing the show yet again.
According to the director’s Instagram, which frequently offers updates on Singer’s latest projects, the cast and crew were shooting a scene for 20th Century Fox’s upcoming Marvel mutant movie starring Quicksilver recently. At first glance, the picture depicting a few cast members hanging from wires in front of a green screen could be anything, but the hashtags clear up what exactly is happening. You can check out the post for yourself below:
Like the scene from ‘Days of Future Past’, my guess is that the actors on wires are “frozen in time” from Peter Maximoff’s point of view, similar to the guards in the prison during the iconic moment from ‘Days of Future Past.’ I can’t really put together what’s happening in the scene just yet or what the white thing in the background is, but I’m sure that we’ll find out in all due time. Until then, let’s rewatch the first time that Fox’s Quicksilver ran in to save the day:
What do you think about this behind the scenes look at one of Quicksilver’s scenes in ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’? Do you have any idea what could be going on in this picture? Share your thoughts and theories in the comment section.
‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ starring James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, Rose Byrne, Tye Sheridan, Alexandra Shipp, Sophie Turner, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Ben Hardy, Lana Condor, and Oscar Isaac opens in theaters on May 27, 2016.