James McAvoy Quotes
“The only thing that matches the strength of their bond is the strength of their belief in separate ideals. And ultimately, one of them pays the price. Both emotionally and physically.”"Michael Fassbender is incredible, and really strong—and sexy.” McAvoy added that he and Fassbender decided to work out the textures of their on-screen relationship to give the film heart and make it “more than an action movie."
“He’s [Xavier] just been paralyzed and he’s been betrayed by the person who he’s probably come to care about more than anybody else in the world, and he’s the guy who did it to him.”
It’s kind of a love story, like “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,” which, really, was a love story between two men. This is the first time in their lives they’ve met someone who is an equal of sorts, someone who understands them and can connect and push them too.
Sir Ian McKellen Quotes
Zack Stentz (XMFC screenwriter) Quotes
Ashley Miller (XMFC screenwriter) Quotes
”If the story between Charles and Erik is on some level this… you know, tragic romance, you’ve got to arrange the other elements in that way too.”
- X-Men: First Class Blu Ray special features
Because Science"The chess scene aside, from the standpoint of sexual imagery, I think the ‘satellite dish’ [scene] is the film’s richest. Charles even asks Erik’s permission to penetrate him! So polite. And then they meld each other’s brains out."
— Professor William Earnest, quoted by E!Online (source)
"You were too good for this world, Charles. But I… I am precisely what it deserves."
— Magneto, Civil War: House of M
"I don’t know about you, but the first time I met another adult mutant was like being hit by a thunderbolt. Far, far more powerful than being in love and our human wives knew it.
Our eyes were brighter. Our minds were faster. Sometimes we could spend seventy-two straight hours on the telephone just talking about our ideas for the world.”
- Charles Xavier on meeting Erik Lehnsherr, Ultimate X-Men #16
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