Even though a few theaters have run the new Deadpool trailer ahead of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, online may be the best (and only) place you’ll get to see the trailer today.

NSFW Warning in Effect!

Based upon Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero, DEADPOOL 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.

Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin, Ed Skrein, T.J. Miller, Gina Carano, Brianna Hildebrand

So a bit of an origin story, a mix of X-Men, and a whole lotta dirty, filthy, chimichanga fun!? I’m in, and will be in line when Deadpool opens on February 12th. With a February release (typically the dumping ground for really bad movies) and the large fan base, I expect Deadpool to make 20th Century Fox and Marvel (and Rob Liefeld) a crap ton of money through mid-April.

“Will it beat the Star Wars?”

Silly, Spoilerite, nothing will ever beat Star Wars: The Force Awakens unless it is another Star Wars movie as long as Disney controls the world. I do expect Deadpool to make $300 – $500 million before it is over though.


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Stephen Schleicher began his career writing for the Digital Media Online community of sites, including Digital Producer and Creative Mac covering all aspects of the digital content creation industry. He then moved on to consumer technology, and began the Coolness Roundup podcast. A writing fool, Stephen has freelanced for Sci-Fi Channel's Technology Blog, and Gizmodo. Still longing for the good ol' days, Stephen launched Major Spoilers in July 2006, because he is a glutton for punishment. You can follow him on Twitter @MajorSpoilers and tell him your darkest secrets...

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