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'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Extended 'Rogue Cut' Releases in July

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X-Men: Days of Future Past was not without its fair share of continuity confusion - and one of the biggest items of confusion was how the future Sentinels developed their fearsome ability to mimic and trade mutant powers. While the film tried to float an explanation of Mystique's DNA allowing the Sentinels to evolve, hardcore X-Men fans knew that the shapeshifter's ability to mimic appearance had nothing to do with mimicking actual mutant powers.

Those same fans also heard tell of behind the scenes decisions that led to Anna Paquin's Rogue being cut from the film almost entirely. It was a bold move; the original version of the film had an entire additional section involving explanations of Rogue's history with the Sentinels. After DoFP left theaters, we heard that Fox would release the full "Rogue Cut" of DoFP on home video - and today we have the official release date.

Director Bryan Singer is currently hard at work on X-Men: Apocalypse, but he took a moment to tweet fans the official release date of the X-Men: Days of Future Past: Rogue Cut extended edition:

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