Matthew Vaughn talks choosing 'Kingsman' over 'X-Men'

IGN recently attended a very early screening of Matthew Vaughn's forthcoming spy movie Kingsman: The Secret Service, and then attended a press conference with the director to find out more about the movie's journey to the big screen. 

Did you know for example that Vaughn turned down the '$800 million gorilla' that was X-Men: Days of Future Past in order to press forward with his screenplay for Kingsman. Or that the studio wanted him to play down the 'British humour' in the movie in the fear that American audiences just wouldn't get it?

Read the full interview on IGN.