X-Men: Days Of Future Past Is Best Reviewed Comic Book Movie Of Year So Far On Rotten Tomatoes
is currently the best reviewed superhero film of 2014. The film's United States opening is still two days away, so there are still plenty of reviews that haven't come in yet, but X-Men: Days of Future Past currently has a 95 per cent positive review rating on aggregation site RottenTomatos.com. Out of the 38 reviews currently listed, only two have been negative. Here's the consensus the site has put together based on the reviews:
X-Men: Days of Future Past combines the best elements of the series to produce a satisfyingly fast-paced outing that ranks among the franchise's finest installments.
Comparatively, Captain America: The Winter Soldier earned an 89 per cent positive rating and a "Certified Fresh" badge following its April debut. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 has fared less well, being labeled as "rotten" with a 53 per cent rating, with the consensus citing criticism of the film's crowded and busy script. This also makes X-Men: Days of Past the highest rated entry in the X-Men film franchise. X2: X-Men United and X-Men: First Class remain tied at 87 per cent fresh for the next best entry. The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in X-Men: Days of Future Past. The characters from the original X-Men film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from X-Men: First Class in an epic battle that must change the past - to save our future. X-Men: Days of Future Past comes to theaters May 23.0comments