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xXx: Return of Xander Cage (2017)

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Xander Cage is left for dead after an incident, though he secretly returns to action for a new, tough assignment with his handler Augustus Gibbons.

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Deepika Padukone and Vin Diesel Discuss The xXx Franchise

Film critic Anupama Chopra talks to Vin Diesel and Deepika Padukone about xXx: Return of Xander Cage, the latest installment in the slick action franchise, during their visit to India in this episode of "FaceTime".

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Storyline

Extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage (Vin Diesel) comes out of self-imposed exile, thought to be long dead, and is set on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang (Donnie Yen) and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable weapon known as Pandora's Box. Recruiting an all-new group of thrill-seeking cohorts, Xander finds himself enmeshed in a deadly conspiracy that points to collusion at the highest levels of world governments. Written by Ohad Gabay

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Kick some ass, get the girl, and try to look dope while you're doing it. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for extended sequences of gunplay and violent action, and for sexual material and language | See all certifications »

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20 January 2017 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$85,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$20,130,142 (USA) (20 January 2017)

Gross:

$44,739,591 (USA) (3 March 2017)
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Trivia

Samuel L. Jackson and Vin Diesel have roles in the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Nick Fury in Iron Man (2008), Iron Man 2 (2010), Captain America: The First Avenger (2011), The Avengers (2012), Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), and Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) and as Groot in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017), respectively. Also, Donnie Yen appeared in a Marvel film as Snowman in Blade II (2002). See more »

Goofs

At the beginning of the film when Xander jumps off the cell tower all the way to the ground, there is no way he would land and not at least break his legs if not die while lading on solid dirt on ski's. See more »

Quotes

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Jane Marke: We need someone who can move like them, fight like them. It's time to be a patriot.
Xander Cage: There are no more patriots. Just rebels and tyrants.
Jane Marke: So which are you?
Xander Cage: I'm XXX.
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Connections

References It's a Wonderful Life (1946) See more »

Soundtracks

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Written by Brian Tyler (as Madsonik), Kill The Noise (as Jake Stanczak) & Tom Morello
Performed by Brian Tyler (as Madsonik) & Kill The Noise featuring Tom Morello
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User Reviews

 
Mindless VFX, dull acting and no screenplay and story
13 January 2017 | by (Mumbai) – See all my reviews

Been cursing myself to have watched such mindless video game movie.

Deepika Padukone is completely misfit and she looks awkward for most of the screen time. Vin Diesel should stick to Fast and Furious franchise, 2002 XXX was much better. Rest of the star cast is assembled to just please the producers "Shanghai Movies".

There is no story, no screenplay, improper acting, it seems like director has wasted his most of the time in VFX labs than on actual story and screenplay.

Disgraceful start to 2017, if you want to watch mindless graphical action, better play video game. Disappointed to the core, save your time, money and if you still want to see then be ready to curse yourself...backed by big production house, critics and fake reviews will start floating soon appreciating the movie, beware.


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