First off, any concerns that the X-Men reboot trilogy would end with a repeat of the disaster that was X3:The Last Stand have been put to bed. Apocalypse is nowhere near that bad, on the contrary in parts it's actually pretty enjoyable; it's also not the end of this run of X-Men films.
Apocalypse, the world's first mutant, reappears on the scene thousands of years after an attack on his followers leaves him buried and forgotten. He recruits four acolytes and then sets about his master plan to reset the Earth for only the strongest of mutants. Rivalries, egos and fears all need to be put aside in order to defeat him. It's a no-brainer popcorn movie at its finest.
As enjoyable as it maybe it does have a few flaws and, like ripping off a plaster,...Read more