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Deadpool 2 is so packed with references and jokes about every single genre and property imaginable (and some unimaginable, too), trying to cover them all comprehensively is basically impossible. So we're going with quality over quantity instead: These are our favourite surprises - the characters, references, one-liners, and more - in a film chock full of truly wonderful batshit insanity.

Tim Miller's Deadpool movie is so good and so true to the character, it's hopefully wiped out most memories you had about his first incarnation as a gooey ninja who couldn't speak at the end of X-Men Origins: Wolverine. Now the director of that film, Gavin Hood, has explained why his version was so bad and the new one so good -- beyond the fact that they took a character called "The Merc With the Mouth" and SEWED HIS MOUTH SHUT TAKING AWAY HIS NUMBER ONE CHARACTERISTIC.