What is the best order to watch the X-Men movies?

First Class serves as an origin story for Magneto (Michael Fassbender) and Charles Xavier (James McAvoy) as they join forces in the 1960s to stop a nuclear war. (image credit: 20th Century Fox)
Days of Future Past sees Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) sent into the past to prevent the creation of mutant-hunting machines known as Sentinels.  (image credit: 20th Century Fox)
The origin story for Hugh Jackman's Wolverine sees the iconic mutant get his Adamantium skeleton and take on the evil William Stryker (Danny Huston). (image credit: 20th Century Fox)
Oscar Isaac plays the big bad known as Apocalypse, who awakens in 1983 after being entombed in ancient Eygpt.  (image credit: 20th Century Fox)
The final X-Men film released by 20th Century Fox sees Sophie Turner as Jean Grey struggling to control her telepathic powers.  (image credit: 20th Century Fox)
The first X-Men film introduces the X-Men to big-screen audiences, with Patrick Stewart's Magneto facing off with Ian McKellan's Magneto. (image credit: 20th Century Fox)
After a mutant attempt to assassinate the US president, William Stryker (Bryan Cox) uses the backlash to lead an investigation into the X-Men.  (image credit: 20th Century Fox)
The second version of the Dark Phoenix storyline sees Famke Jansen star as Jean Grey, who's mysteriously returned to life after sacrificing herself.  (image credit: 20th Century Fox)
Wolverine is living as a recluse in the woods following the end of The Last Stand - when he's offered a meeting with a Japanese Soldier he met during WWII. (image credit: 20th Century Fox)
Deadpool serves as the R-rated origin story for Ryan Reynold's loud mouth mercenary, Wade Wilson. Wilson takes a serum that awakens his dominant mutant genes.  (image credit: 20th Century Fox)
Deadpool faces off with the time-traveling soldier, Cable (Josh Brolin), who's from the past. He wants to murder a young mutant who goes on to kill his family.  (image credit: 20th Century Fox)
The New Mutants follows five teenage mutants who are undergoing treatment to "cure" them of their powers at a creepy old asylum. (image credit: 20th Century Fox)
In 2029, Logan is still living in a dystopian future with a 90-year-old Charles Xavier when he's forced into protecting a young mutant named Laura (Dafne Keen.) (image credit: 20th Century Fox)

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