• Once Upon a Deadpool (2018)

Once Upon a Deadpool

Release Date: December 12th, 2018

PG-13 |1 hr 58 min

Plot Summary

Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool meets Russell, an angry teenage mutant who lives at an orphanage. When Russell becomes the target of Cable -- a genetically enhanced soldier from the future -- Deadpool realizes that he'll need some help saving the boy from such a superior enemy. He soon joins forces with Bedlam, Shatterstar, Domino and other powerful mutants to protect young Russell from Cable and his advanced weaponry.

Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin, Julian Dennison, Zazie Beetz, T.J. Miller, Brianna Hildebrand, Jack Kesy

Director: David Leitch

Genres: Adventure , Action , Comedy

Production Co: Kinberg Genre, Maximum Effort

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Friendship , Soldier , 2010s , Transformation , Offbeat , Hilarious , Amusing , Quest ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    In the end, the whole clean-up project is as shrug-worthy as most of the "Unrated Director's Cut!" edits that go the other direction on home video, promising more nudity and gore but changing little of consequence. show more

  • 75
    Alonso DuraldeTheWrap

    Reynolds has this drily ironic fourth-wall business down pat, and Savage makes for an entertaining foil. show more

  • 50
    Witney SeiboldIGN

    Once Upon a Deadpool is a cute idea that doesn't live up to its potential, leaving audiences with little more than a less interesting version of a better movie they might have loved. show more

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