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Despite the movie’s delay, they still screened a major chunk of footage, and ComicBook.com’s own Brandon Davis was on hand to document the exclusive preview.
Here’s what he said about the Dark Phoenix footage:
A spaceship blasts off after a countdown. It rockets into space. The footage is dated. In a control room, a woman stands above people who are watching. A man picks something up on his radar. Then another. They report their findings to the woman. The astronauts call a problem to Houston.
Professor X and Beast are watching from the X-Mansion. Hank insists they can’t get involved with this because they’re not built to fly.
The President gives Charles a call from a phone designated with an “X” from his Oval Office.