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What Marvel Movies Came Out 2005?

If you’re a fan of Marvel movies, then you know that the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is a vast and ever-expanding universe. With so many movies to keep track of, it’s easy to forget which movies came out when. In this article, we’ll take a look back at the Marvel movies that were released in 2005.

X-Men: The Last Stand

X-Men: The Last Stand was released on May 26, 2005, and was the third installment in the X-Men film series. The movie was directed by Brett Ratner and starred Hugh Jackman as Wolverine, Halle Berry as Storm, and Patrick Stewart as Professor Charles Xavier.

In the movie, a “cure” for mutancy is discovered, which causes a rift between the mutant community. Magneto (Ian McKellen) leads his Brotherhood of Mutants in an all-out war against humans while the X-Men team up with their former enemies to stop him.

This movie was a box office success but received mixed reviews from critics and fans alike.

The Punisher

Another Marvel movie that came out in 2005 was The Punisher, which was released on April 16th. Directed by Jonathan Hensleigh and starring Thomas Jane as Frank Castle/The Punisher, John Travolta as Howard Saint, and Rebecca Romijn as Joan.

The story follows Frank Castle’s quest for revenge after his family is murdered by Howard Saint’s men. The Punisher takes justice into his own hands with brutal tactics that make even some of his allies uneasy.

The movie received mixed reviews from critics but has since gained a cult following among fans.

Fantastic Four

On July 8th, 2005 Fantastic Four hit theaters. Directed by Tim Story, the movie stars Ioan Gruffudd as Mr. Fantastic, Jessica Alba as Invisible Woman, Chris Evans as Human Torch and Michael Chiklis as The Thing.

The story follows a group of astronauts who gain superpowers after exposure to cosmic radiation. They must learn to use their powers and work together to stop a power-hungry villain named Doctor Doom (Julian McMahon).

The movie received mixed reviews but was successful at the box office, leading to a sequel in 2007.

Conclusion

So there you have it, the Marvel movies that came out in 2005 – X-Men: The Last Stand, The Punisher and Fantastic Four. Each of these movies had its own unique style and story that helped set them apart from each other. While they may not be the most popular movies in the MCU, they are still worth checking out for any Marvel fan.