X2: X-Men United - Nostalgia Critic

  • Опубликовано: 13 мар 2019
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    Many call it the best X-Men movie, but Nostalgia Critic has some problems with it that a lot of people choose to ignore. Let's take a look at X2: X-Men United.
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    X2 (often promoted as X2: X-Men United is a 2003 American superhero film. The film is based on the X-Men superhero team appearing in Marvel Comics. It is the sequel to 2000's X-Men, as well as the second installment in the X-Men film series, and features an ensemble cast including Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Halle Berry, Famke Janssen, James Marsden, Rebecca Romijn-Stamos, Brian Cox, Alan Cumming, Bruce Davison, and Anna Paquin.
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  • Channel Awesome
    Channel Awesome  5 дней назад +288

    What is the best and worst X-Men movie?
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    • Ready Player Two
      Ready Player Two День назад

      Ironically Daredevil and Hulk were released in theaters the following year.

    • Mr. Protomorph
      Mr. Protomorph 2 дня назад

      Channel Awesome, do The Spongebob Squarepants Movie 1 & 2 review! Plizzzzzz!!!!!!!

    • Cody Acker
      Cody Acker 2 дня назад

      The best one is X-Men: Days of Future Past; while the worst one is X-Men Origins: Wolverine.

    • TJ123Hedgehog
      TJ123Hedgehog 3 дня назад

      I can tell this guy can take down Thanos

  • Reyquiem
    Reyquiem 4 часа назад

    I will say that I have four issues with this review.
    One: It was pretty obvious from the start that Pyro was going to join Magneto. I don't think you should be claiming it was a surprise, unless you weren't paying attention.
    Two: The opening fight scene and, yes, the airplane scene you keep referring to both imply, at least to me, ahead of time that Nightcrawler doesn't actually *need* to see where he's going to teleport there, because at least once in both scenes (though it's hard to tell in the fight scene, so I may be mistaken) he isn't looking at where he ends up. The exact wording of his explanation suggest this too. All he actually needs is a general idea of the direction and distance to the target point. He's just afraid (perhaps justifiably so) of ending up inside a solid object. When mind-controlled and when operating on reflex, i.e. when he isn't thinking about it, he pulls it off with no trouble. But this is mostly just my own theory; I don't know if anything else corroborates it.
    Three: Xavier can't lift planes. His power is purely telepathic in nature. You really should know that.
    Four: Not even a single mention of the many gratuitous boob shots of Mystique? I like boobs as much as anyone, but even I have to admit they went overboard. I mean, just look at 16:39 for ONE entirely unsubtle example. And not even a single joke about it? I'm disappointed.
    But everything else, I'm with you on. I wouldn't call this the best X-Men movie at all - if Logan counts, I'd definitely pick that, otherwise I'd say probably Days of Future Past. Probably.

  • Blake King
    Blake King 5 часов назад

    Please do Holmes and Watson that awful movie needs punishment

  • BovinaSancta79
    BovinaSancta79 5 часов назад

    What is the song played at the beginning of the video. After the intro I mean. A metal song played in low volume while NC talks. Would like to know....

  • lainchisap
    lainchisap 5 часов назад

    Did you all get a telenovela camera, for extra fast frame rate? It's especially jarring going from the film to critic stuff. Please turn down the eye-pain, kthx.

  • Adorable Nurse :3
    Adorable Nurse :3 5 часов назад

    for fucks sake critic how is nightcrawler gonna be able to teleport into an underground bunker hes never seen before. of course he could catch rogue he can see her, SHE OUTSIDE IN THE OPEN AND HE KNOWS WHAT THE PLANE LOOKS LIKE AAAAGHHH!! WHATS HAPPENING TO YOUUUUU

  • Kate Cross
    Kate Cross 6 часов назад

    you think that he might be hinting at doing a review on animal farm?

  • NavySharkz
    NavySharkz 6 часов назад

    Thank you for pointing out each and every criticism I have been making about this piece of crap since it came out. This movie is the height of overrated. You left out how Colossus armored up just to punch a guy through a wall then inexplicably goes back to flesh form in the next scene. Iceman uses his power to create a wall for Wolvie and Stryker to look at each other lovingly through instead of , I don't know, freezing the damn guards that were standing there?!?

  • Lignum Kluter
    Lignum Kluter 6 часов назад

    I'm 90% sure that last line was improoved

  • Madison Speer
    Madison Speer 6 часов назад

    Omg I wanna see you review X-Men: Evolution!!!! Please!!!!

  • Harlequin669
    Harlequin669 7 часов назад

    Watching you're Audible comercial, I couldnt help but think someone was holding you at gunpoint and forcing you to say those things Doug. Are you ok?

  • deathkittinzz
    deathkittinzz 8 часов назад

    Is it bad that I enjoyed the mid-video audiobook ad more than the movie?

  • Михаил Сказко
    Михаил Сказко 9 часов назад

    I'm Jaggernaut, bi..... lol that's hilarious

  • JDMC Music Aus
    JDMC Music Aus 9 часов назад +1

    Yeah the only X-men movies I like are Last Stand and Logan
    Last Stand because it's actually quite fun and not boring like the first two

    • NavySharkz
      NavySharkz 6 часов назад

      This person gets it!

  • Ian M
    Ian M 12 часов назад

    You started a car with your house key?

  • Ian M
    Ian M 12 часов назад

    Brian Cox looks so much younger when he does his astrophysics shows ;-)

  • Andrew Garfield
    Andrew Garfield 13 часов назад

    Why does the third installment of every franchise always suck or end up being worse than the first two movies😭

  • Ghost Killer
    Ghost Killer 14 часов назад

    Logan is a great fucking movie

  • Sarah Barker
    Sarah Barker 15 часов назад

    Speaking of Animal Farm, have you ever thought of reviewing the TV movie adaptation?

  • Dominik Martinez
    Dominik Martinez 15 часов назад

    Do the whole series

  • Jakob Oltman
    Jakob Oltman 16 часов назад

    Review Daddy Day Care!

  • Zorn Casteel
    Zorn Casteel 18 часов назад

    ~ Best one they ever made ...

  • Reid Tanner
    Reid Tanner 20 часов назад

    Now do x men 3 the last stand

  • Mcgewgler Tims
    Mcgewgler Tims 21 час назад

    Nostalgia Critic has become nostalgic for me. I use to binge watch him when I moved into my first apartment and had no TV lol

  • Corthmic
    Corthmic 22 часа назад +1

    "Xavier couldn't have lifted the plane from the inside?"
    Doug, Xavier can't even move his legs with his powers, why the hell would he be able to move a jet?

  • Hasatanel Belial
    Hasatanel Belial 23 часа назад

    I do not think I have ever heard the line "The advantage is mine" before.

  • willord ordona
    willord ordona День назад +1

    Kind of miss the days when X-men characters have enemies that are actually at par with their powers.
    The movies miss a lot of these stuff and I thought we got something going with magneto and Sabretooth

  • Denny Reyes
    Denny Reyes День назад

    Can you do kingdom of heaven?

  • Don F
    Don F День назад

    Mystique is Marvel's Resident Office Slut, look how many baby daddies she had in the comics! Jennifer Lawrence did a great job portraying that character aspect in First Class.

  • slade tuner
    slade tuner День назад

    X-2 is pretty dark

  • Anthony Prieto
    Anthony Prieto День назад

    Dragon heart after the X month

  • John Hunt
    John Hunt День назад

    If you were to rename this movie, what would you name it?

  • SuperSylar
    SuperSylar День назад

    The cuts during his complaints were the best XDDD

  • Shady Mist
    Shady Mist День назад

    You forgot to add this to the Nostalgia Critic playlist.

  • soundwave803
    soundwave803 День назад

    I like the opening animation for x-month

  • Тори Грин
    Тори Грин День назад

    Hi, critic. I really like your videos, and I like your style of narration, but, unfortunately, I do not understand English very well (American?). There is one channel that broadcasts your videos and through which I can enjoy your reviews. This channel was banned, although it made a very high-quality translation. I do not know whether you will read this or any of your team. I very much hope that you will see this comment and help the blocked channel, because once you have agreed to translate your videos. The channel is called Студия Озвучки ДжоШизо.

    If you do not want or can not do this, then I really ask you to make Russian subtitles for your videos, because in Russia there are a lot of people who love you.
    Sincerely, your fan from Russia.

  • dannyboi451
    dannyboi451 День назад

    This is the best of the original trilogy you fucking idiot. I'm sick of you making fun of good movies. The Jurassic Park sequels except for the 3rd one are good movies. Small soldiers? Good movie. Jack? A fucking good movie but because now you people hate it.

  • sanic 69
    sanic 69 День назад


  • DevolutionX23
    DevolutionX23 День назад +3

    Has anyone told him Rogue gets her powers from Captain Marvel? Like, seriously, come on.

  • bastardjustice
    bastardjustice День назад

    This is practically the best xmen in the original trilogy.

  • Rastrisfrustreslos Gomez
    Rastrisfrustreslos Gomez День назад

    4:55 where that clip from? that shit's hilarous! XD

  • Garish Soup123
    Garish Soup123 День назад

    please do a review of Ever After

  • Michael Leahy
    Michael Leahy День назад

    Batman: Gotham Knight. It’s like the animatix, but with Batman

  • Tim Creech
    Tim Creech День назад

    You do realize Rogue couldn't originally fly right?

    • Tim Creech
      Tim Creech День назад

      Rogue's flying ability actually comes from Captain Marvel Miss Marvel at the time

  • Diego Santillan Vargas
    Diego Santillan Vargas День назад

    fuck you nostalgia critic

  • Claudia Taylor
    Claudia Taylor День назад


  • MrKockNoker
    MrKockNoker День назад +1

    All the X-Men movies are overrated, even X-2.

  • Kevin Feige
    Kevin Feige День назад

    Give me my bribe money back you slackers!

  • PTMWontDie2
    PTMWontDie2 День назад

    Unrelated to X-Men:
    You’ve reviewed highly-requested bad animated films like Norm of the North, The Emoji Movie and The Boss Baby.
    Critic...it’s Wonder Park’s turn now. That movies supposed to be so bad it doesn’t even have a credited director.
    Review Wonder Park.

  • Yearlonggiant
    Yearlonggiant День назад

    This doesn’t really change my opinions about the movies I still view em as Classics Heck I still Look at X-Men; Last Stand as one of my favorite X-Men movies....But it’s hard to pick Favorites when pretty much every X-Men Movie is Great in some way

  • Shadow of Dread
    Shadow of Dread День назад

    What did Nostalgia Critic mean by the cameo that will age great? I know that’s Beast but what does he mean? Is he talking about the actor playing him?

  • ranwolf76
    ranwolf76 День назад

    I always understood the Logan/Mystique scene was just Mystique fucking with Logan's head

  • Linus Knight
    Linus Knight День назад


  • Adam Conlon
    Adam Conlon День назад

    What in name's god was that commercial?

  • The Judge
    The Judge День назад

    I really appreciate you guys making the ads entertaining as heck to watch, so I don't just skip them like on a lot of channels.

  • Kay Haven
    Kay Haven День назад +1

    Also could these movies please get a proper reboot? The X-Men are really cool!

  • Kay Haven
    Kay Haven День назад +1

    That ******* Garfield bit had me rolling!!!

  • Seanbhoy CFC
    Seanbhoy CFC День назад

    X2 is the best of the trilogy for me. It's more enjoyable than the other 2 movies. Has a stronger and more Satisfying story in my humble opinion. Not saying it was the perfect Xmen movie by any means but Maybe if it was tied to a stronger Trilogy it'd be more fondly remembered 👍

  • my name is not important
    my name is not important День назад +1

    We'll miss how se existed

  • IAmJustHere1
    IAmJustHere1 День назад

    Hey Critic, why haven’t you reviewed Snow Dogs yet?

  • MrNIKK57
    MrNIKK57 День назад

    What, no Jason Bourne related joke? Brian Cox and makes a kick-ass mind wiped assassin?

  • Dobadobadooo
    Dobadobadooo День назад

    Like with the first X-Men movie review, I don't think the criticisms used here really justify the negative attitude used throughout the review. Minor inconsistencies and deviations from the comics aren't really big deals, and I'd say this still stands as one of the best superhero-movies to this day.

    • When She Shows You Her Moves
      When She Shows You Her Moves День назад

      Dobadobadooo except when key characters are adapted horribly, like Cyclops and Jean for example

  • Cinema Mansion
    Cinema Mansion День назад

    Do the Valor for a charity. It helps the homeless.

  • Sara Achilles
    Sara Achilles День назад


  • Giancarlo Oliveri
    Giancarlo Oliveri День назад

    are you guys doing last stand?

  • Michael Layco
    Michael Layco День назад

    9:53 that joke doesn't work, like at all. Singer is a pedophile, he likes skinny lithe young boys, not big hairy men with old ass briefs.

  • Michael Layco
    Michael Layco День назад

    Doug "I'm smarter than everyone because I see problems with movies everyone else is too STUPID to notice, even though I don't know or understand anything about what makes a good film" Walker

  • Melvin Gehteuchdochnixan
    Melvin Gehteuchdochnixan День назад

    i liked it. too bad they botched the phoenix thing.

  • T@wesomE
    T@wesomE День назад

    Well they pulled the freaking X out of the xmen on the film title so i guess this draw the attention a little more than some anticipated!

  • Dara Fontenot
    Dara Fontenot День назад

    "Ew, that's what you meant you have blue balls" I died xD

  • Eidlones
    Eidlones День назад

    Ignition works by turning a key. Jab a knife into the key slot, bypassing the notches for the key. Turn.
    Once again, Doug being an idiot.

    VII III День назад

    Uh.... discounting the Xavier thing but it is clear that without Jean inside the jet it would still be pretty heavy... so that would not work.

  • otakon17
    otakon17 День назад

    Is..is anyone else kinda weirded out seeing Doug in 60 FPS?

  • Tater Cat
    Tater Cat День назад

    Is h gonna harp on the "but Rogue isn't flying!" thing in all movies?

  • Gredon 13
    Gredon 13 День назад

    There would be no problems with Magneto if they had made an armored glass prison.

  • Adam Stringer
    Adam Stringer День назад

    Apparently Bryan Singer didn't want to make superhero movies, to the point that he banned comics from the set.

  • TonyLikeGames2
    TonyLikeGames2 День назад

    Why don't you just put the end credits AFTER the charity shoutout? I hate that there's no music at the end anymore.

  • Salim Markabi
    Salim Markabi 2 дня назад

    Ayy Critic Animal Farm is one of my favorites too!

  • Luca Fear
    Luca Fear 2 дня назад

    Your next video should be why DC and Marvel are so different when it comes to movies. Like why Marvel can make great movies while DC, which can make great trailers still make some flops. Like how if DC made cyborg more smooth or simple in design they could make it easier to animate by having him wearing a mocap suit and make a scene look more natural in Justice league were Flash and Cyborg fist bump and it looks awkward.

  • Z H
    Z H 2 дня назад

    I don't want Audible now.

  • mediocre gaming
    mediocre gaming 2 дня назад

    Can you do a nostalgia critic video reviewing “ Robots”

  • Katetanic
    Katetanic 2 дня назад

    Wait, didn’t wolverine and cyclops hate each other because of their love for Jean gray??

  • Ron S.
    Ron S. 2 дня назад

    No, Xavier could not have lifted the plane from inside. Or outside. He's a telepath, not a telekinetic.

  • Dean's Girl AKA RedRhody
    Dean's Girl AKA RedRhody 2 дня назад +2

    I’m a huge X-Men fan and it would take ages for me to list everything that’s wrong with this franchise. So, I’ll stick to two fucking gripes:
    No Rogue and Gambit. Do I even have to expand on that?
    Sure, it was fine to allow Nightcrawler to express his canon religious beliefs. But *GODDESS FORBID* they allow Storm to do the same!
    And don’t get me started on the Phoenix--
    Okay, okay. I’ll stop.

  • Haydn Anderson
    Haydn Anderson 2 дня назад

    Say what you will, Iceman's *hot*
    Yeah I know, bad pun

  • Christian Williams
    Christian Williams 2 дня назад

    Please do both the red Dawn movies

  • Cinema Mansion
    Cinema Mansion 2 дня назад

    Sponsor The Blk Tux And make a joke say as a joke “Nostalgia critic wears the worst suit”

  • Second Coming97
    Second Coming97 2 дня назад +5

    Man have we really had a turn around where people are now hating on the OG X-Men trilogy. Yes the third is very lackluster (but still a decent conclusion to the trilogy) but these films despite there faults and flaws were so important to helping people take comic book movies seriously. Yes you have Blade, but that film is always gonna be held back by people's low view on horror films.
    The OG X-Men trilogy (especially the second film) still hold up pretty damn well even today.

  • Lord Memnoch
    Lord Memnoch 2 дня назад

    Angry little nerd complaining from mommy's basement because this is the biggest problem of his life, how about letting those comics go and this movie obviouslly, and go live your life !!Actually whine about a movie like a man child that you really are....pathetic really!

  • Alexisminas
    Alexisminas 2 дня назад

    Have they ever explained why they won't touch Barbie movies?

  • Eric Alley
    Eric Alley 2 дня назад

    Anyone get the impression that during the Audible plug Jeff Bezos was just off camera holding Doug at gunpoint?

  • Foxy Wolf
    Foxy Wolf 2 дня назад


    Congrats Doug!

  • Eggstatic
    Eggstatic 2 дня назад

    This is #48 on trending

  • Kenneth Bone
    Kenneth Bone 2 дня назад

    the plastic prison is such a dope scene

  • Argyle Euphoria
    Argyle Euphoria 2 дня назад

    Aside from multiple acts of child sexual abuse, X2 is the worst thing Bryan Singer has done.

  • Leila Smith
    Leila Smith 2 дня назад

    What's the name of the music that plays during the Audable ad?

  • mr moo
    mr moo 2 дня назад

    Review X Men last stand XD

  • S.A.
    S.A. 2 дня назад

    Is it me or NC that has changed, cause I feel like a lot of his recent videos have had a lot of issues with his criticism.

  • Ушкуйник 14
    Ушкуйник 14 2 дня назад

    Oh, superheroes movie...

  • Sebastian Emond
    Sebastian Emond 2 дня назад

    24:29 - 24:42 Cyclops: "This day could literally not get any worse."
    Wolverine: "Have fun raising Superman's bastard!"
    Cyclops: "Da-F#*&?!"