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** Creator/RyanPhilippe was attached to the role of Wesley.

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** Creator/RyanPhilippe Creator/RyanPhillippe was attached to the role of Wesley.


* DevelopmentHell[=/=]StillbornFranchise: The film was supposed to get a sequel, yet everyone involved in it got so busy that the producer has since said the movie "will not happen any time soon if at all." Creator/JamesMcAvoy then admitted that while he is still interested, the time in development hell and the studio's struggles to find a suitable script are all red flags.
* DyeingForYourArt: Creator/JamesMcAvoy worked out to improve his physique for the film's action scenes, and suffered several injuries during shooting, including a twisted ankle, and an injured knee.



** Be honest. [[spoiler: When was the last time you saw Morgan Freeman play the BigBad?]]

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** Be honest. [[spoiler: When was the last time you saw Morgan Freeman Creator/MorganFreeman play the BigBad?]]



* RealLifeWritesThePlot: Angelina Jolie's noted collection of tattoos, particularly on her back, is incorporated into the character of Fox (and adjusted accordingly). To date this is the only movie where her tattoos have been embraced as opposed to being covered up in some way.




!![[ComicBook/{{Wanted}} The Comicbook]]:

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\n* WhatCouldHaveBeen:
** Creator/RyanPhilippe was attached to the role of Wesley.
** Creator/HalleBerry, Creator/JessicaBiel, Creator/JadaPinkett and Music/{{Beyonce}} were considered for the role of Fox.

!![[ComicBook/{{Wanted}} The Comicbook]]:Comic Book]]:

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!!General
* TheWikiRule: [[http://wanted.wikia.com/wiki/Wanted_Wiki The Wanted Wiki]].


* RetroactiveRecognition: [[Film/XMenFirstClass Professor X]] smacks around [[Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy Star Lord]] with a keyboard!

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* RetroactiveRecognition: [[Film/XMenFirstClass Professor X]] smacks around [[Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy Star Lord]] with ReferencedBy: In ''Film/XMenFirstClass'', the camera angle when we first see a keyboard!
close-up of Charles Xavier (portrayed by Creator/JamesMcAvoy) holding a gun is reminiscent of ''Wanted'''s final scene.


* HeyItsThatGuy:
** [[Film/TheChroniclesOfNarnia Mr. Tumnus]] is engaged to [[Series/BeingHumanUK Nora Sergeant/Levinson]], who is cheating on him, so he leaves her for [[Film/LaraCroftTombRaider Lara Croft]].
** Creator/KonstantinKhabensky has gone from [[Literature/NightWatch chasing down vampires]] to being the Exterminator.
** And [[Series/DoctorWho Elton]] is the Repairman!
** [[Film/BruceAlmighty God]] is in charge of the Fraternity and [[Film/SupermanII General Zod]] is Cross's aide.


** [[Film/TheChroniclesOfNarnia Mr. Tumnus]] is engaged to [[Series/BeingHumanUK Nora Sergeant/Levinson]], who is cheating on him, so he leaves her for [[Film/TombRaider Lara Croft]].

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** [[Film/TheChroniclesOfNarnia Mr. Tumnus]] is engaged to [[Series/BeingHumanUK Nora Sergeant/Levinson]], who is cheating on him, so he leaves her for [[Film/TombRaider [[Film/LaraCroftTombRaider Lara Croft]].


** [[Film/TheChroniclesOfNarnia Mr. Tumnus]] is engaged to [[BeingHuman Nora Sergeant/Levinson]], who is cheating on him, so he leaves her for [[Film/TombRaider Lara Croft]].

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** [[Film/TheChroniclesOfNarnia Mr. Tumnus]] is engaged to [[BeingHuman [[Series/BeingHumanUK Nora Sergeant/Levinson]], who is cheating on him, so he leaves her for [[Film/TombRaider Lara Croft]].


** [[Film/XMen Charles Xavier]] is engaged to [[BeingHuman Nora Sergeant/Levinson]] who is cheating on him with his best friend, [[Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy Star Lord]], so he leaves her for [[Film/TombRaider Lara Croft]].

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** [[Film/XMen Charles Xavier]] [[Film/TheChroniclesOfNarnia Mr. Tumnus]] is engaged to [[BeingHuman Nora Sergeant/Levinson]] Sergeant/Levinson]], who is cheating on him with his best friend, [[Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy Star Lord]], him, so he leaves her for [[Film/TombRaider Lara Croft]].



* RetroactiveRecognition: As mentioned above, [[Film/XMenFirstClass Professor X]] smacks around [[Creator/ChrisPratt Star-Lord!]]

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* RetroactiveRecognition: As mentioned above, [[Film/XMenFirstClass Professor X]] smacks around [[Creator/ChrisPratt Star-Lord!]]
[[Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy Star Lord]] with a keyboard!

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* RealLifeWritesThePlot: Angelina Jolie's noted collection of tattoos, particularly on her back, is incorporated into the character of Fox (and adjusted accordingly). To date this is the only movie where her tattoos have been embraced as opposed to being covered up in some way.


** KonstantinKhabensky has gone from [[Literature/NightWatch chasing down vampires]] to being the Exterminator.

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** KonstantinKhabensky Creator/KonstantinKhabensky has gone from [[Literature/NightWatch chasing down vampires]] to being the Exterminator.



* ProductionPosse: As the movie was produced by Timur Bekmambetov, KonstantinKhabensky appearing in it in '''some''' capacity was pretty much a given. When the movie was released in Russia, a popular joke was that the entire movie was made just so that Khabensky would see Creator/AngelinaJolie naked.

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* ProductionPosse: As the movie was produced by Timur Bekmambetov, KonstantinKhabensky Creator/KonstantinKhabensky appearing in it in '''some''' capacity was pretty much a given. When the movie was released in Russia, a popular joke was that the entire movie was made just so that Khabensky would see Creator/AngelinaJolie naked.


* RetroactiveRecognition: As mentioned above, [[Film/XMenFirstClass Professor X]] smacks around [[ChrisPratt Star-Lord!]]

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* RetroactiveRecognition: As mentioned above, [[Film/XMenFirstClass Professor X]] smacks around [[ChrisPratt [[Creator/ChrisPratt Star-Lord!]]


* RetroactiveRecognition: As mentioned above, [[XMenFirstClass Professor X]] smacks around [[ChrisPratt Star-Lord!]]

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* RetroactiveRecognition: As mentioned above, [[XMenFirstClass [[Film/XMenFirstClass Professor X]] smacks around [[ChrisPratt Star-Lord!]]

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** [[Film/BruceAlmighty God]] is in charge of the Fraternity and [[Film/SupermanII General Zod]] is Cross's aide.



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* RetroactiveRecognition: As mentioned above, [[XMenFirstClass Professor X]] smacks around [[ChrisPratt Star-Lord!]]


** [[Film/XMen Charles Xavier]] is friends with [[Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy Star Lord]] who is sleeping with his fiancee, [[BeingHuman Nora Sergeant/Levinson]], but then leaves said fiancee for [[Film/TombRaider Lara Croft]].

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** [[Film/XMen Charles Xavier]] is friends engaged to [[BeingHuman Nora Sergeant/Levinson]] who is cheating on him with his best friend, [[Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy Star Lord]] who is sleeping with his fiancee, [[BeingHuman Nora Sergeant/Levinson]], but then Lord]], so he leaves said fiancee her for [[Film/TombRaider Lara Croft]].

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