The sequel to X-Men: Days of Future Past and the ninth installment in the X-Men film series, X-Men: Apocalypse takes place in 1983, a decade after the events of X-Men: Days of Future Past. Now that everyone knows about the existence of mutants, secret societies are forming filled with people who believe that the mutants are some type of “second coming” or sign of God. One group finds a way to awaken Apocalypse (Oscar Isaac), an immortal mutant from ancient Egypt – which unleashes a series of events that they did not expect.
Based on the incredible true story that you probably don’t remember hearing about in your American History class, Free State of Jones tells of Newt Knight (Matthew McConaughey) and the rebellion that he lead against the Confederacy during the American Civil War.
It’s been a full year since the events of Avengers: Age of Ultron took place, and in Captain America: Civil War, things are about to get interesting. After yet another international incident involving Steve Rogers / Captain America (Chris Evans) results in collateral damage, politicians are deciding to get involved. Up until this point the Avengers have operated with unlimited power and no supervision – something that many no longer find tolerable. Although many people see the Avengers as heroes, after the latest incident many are now starting to call them vigilantes. As a result of this schism, an act is passed that regulates superhuman activity and creates government oversight and accountability for the Avengers.