In fact, it spawned an entire franchise that lasted for nearly 20 years before Disney eventually bought 20th Century Fox and the X-Men property along with it. And perhaps the man most responsible for the success of the pic is Bryan Singer.
Of course, Singer would go on to become a major blockbuster filmmaker, directing five X-Men movies, a Superman film and a Tom Cruise WWII thriller, among other things. But all of that success has been clouded recently by numerous reports of alleged sexual misconduct involving minors and bizarre onset behavior. And now,