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Warren Worthington Files His Wings

by Phillip Thurtle

In this clip from X Men: The Last Stand, Warren Worthington III's father catches him attempting to file off his wing buds. Warren will eventually develop wings and join the X Men as The Angel. Adolescent bodies don't always follow plans as they develop through their own capacities. Many of the capacities are potentials that deeply root our existence in a form of trans-species being, where potentials of other developmental paths are hinted at. Warren's wings are a model of adolescent development, rebellion from the father, and a sign of how easily all bilaterial beings could have had wings through developmental processes.

Warren Worthington III attempts to file off his wing buds

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Warren Worthington IIIrd is caught by his father filing off his wings.

from X Men: The Last Stand (2006)
Creator: Brett Ratner
Distributor: 20th Century Fox
Posted by Phillip Thurtle
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