For a film that is often touted as having a humble budget, especially compared to other “X-Men”movies, Deadpool has a lot of effects work. Don’t believe us? Take a look at the Deadpool visual effects breakdown for the film’s now classic highway scene by Atomic Fiction in the player below!
20th Century Fox‘s Deadpool, directed by Tim Miller, is based upon Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero. It tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life.
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The Deadpool cast also includes Gina Carano as Angel Dust, Brianna Hildebrand as Negasonic Teenage Warhead, Morena Baccarin as Copycat and Ed Skrein as Ajax. The film also features the mutant Colossus, voiced by Serbian actor Stefan Kapicic.
Deadpool is currently the highest grossing movie of 2016, bringing in $329 million domestically and over $700 million worldwide.