Deadpool is out in theaters on February 12, and it had no problem whatsoever securing an R rating. That's atypical for a Marvel superhero movie, but Deadpool isn't your typical superhero; he's what you'd call an anti-hero. His actions are rarely selfless or praiseworthy, but his relentless sense of humor and flippant disregard for the sanctity of life make his story a messy, spellbinding spectacle that you won't want to miss. Deadpool has a dedicated cult following, but he's definitely not one of the most popular characters in the Marvel universe. Don't worry, though, we've got you covered. You need to know what you're getting into when you go see this film, so we've compiled 5 hardcore-nerdy facts about this mischievous assassin. Read up so you can rap with the real fans at the midnight release.
5 Fun Deadpool Facts You Need Before Seeing the Movie