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Deadpool 2

Deadpool 2 is out on DVD. It is the eleventh installment in the X-Men film series Featuring foul mouthed, wise cracking Special Forces operative turned Mercenary turned Superhero Deadpool, a.k.a Wade Wilson, and a direct sequel to the 2016 film Deadpool. The film is directed by David Leitch from a script by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, and Ryan Reynolds, with Reynolds starring in the title role alongside Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin, Julian Dennison, Zazie Beetz, T. J. Miller, Brianna Hildebrand, and Jack Kesy.

The film starts after mercenary Deadpool (Wade Wilson) fails to kill one of his targets who then kills Wade’s girlfriend Vanessa in revenge. Heartbroken Wade tries to commit suicide. Recovering at the X-Mansion, Wilson reluctantly agrees to join the X-Men as a form of healing. Later He, Colossus, and Negasonic Teenage Warhead meet An unstable young mutant Russell Collins / Firefist at an orphanage, labeled a “Mutant Reeducation Center”. However Wilson realizes that the orphanage is actually rather sinister, and tries to free Collins unfortunately both Wilson and Collins are arrested and taken to the Ice Box, an isolated prison for mutant criminals.

Then Cable, a cybernetic soldier from the future, travels back in time to kill Collins as revenge for killing His family and breaks into the Ice Box attacking Collins while Wilson tries to stop him. Later Wilson organizes a team called X-Force to break Collins out of a prison-transfer convoy and the X-Force Members Deadpool and Domino confront Cable while Collins frees fellow inmate Juggernaut, who agrees to help Him.

Meanwhile Cable offers to work with Wilson and Domino to prevent Collins from going off the rails and killing more people. At the orphanage, they are overpowered by Juggernaut while Collins attacks the headmaster, however Colossus intervenes. Then Cable attempts to shoot Collins/Firefist however Deadpool intervenes. Then Collins/Firefist decides not to kill the headmaster which alters the future for Cable who then uses his time-traveling device to help Wilson/Deadpool instead of returning to the future. Then Karma intervenes and the Headmaster still gets his comeuppance.

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