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What if Wes Anderson directed 'X-Men'?

Wolverine, Cyclops, Angel, Beast, Storm, Magneto, Jean Grey and more mutant superheroes get the hipster treatment in this homage to director Wes Anderson called "The Uncanny X-Men."

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The X-Men could double as a Devo cover band in this Wes Anderson parody. Patrick Willems

Professor X, Jean Grey, Wolverine and others are reimagined as quirky characters in a Wes Anderson film in this fan-made parody trailer called "The Uncanny X-Men" by Patrick Willems.

The trailer refers to a number of Anderson film tropes. These include orange jumpsuits -- a play on the jumpsuits in "Bottle Rocket" and "The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou" -- as well as student activity montages a la "Rushmore" at Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters.

"The original X-Men team were all in matching yellow and blue uniforms, which work well with the Wes Anderson aesthetic -- in 'Bottle Rocket' they have the yellow jumpsuits, so to me it made the most sense," Willems explained in the video.

The video also decorates the door room with elaborate wallpaper, and there are exterior shots of the actual house as seen in "The Royal Tenenbaums." Willems and his team also made and shot footage of a cross-section model of the school itself, much like Anderson did in "Life Aquatic." This level of detail sets this fan-made film apart from other tributes.

And yes, the trailer also features the kind of retro rock soundtrack that would fit right in to an Anderson movie.

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Even the X-Men mansion looks better in the Wes Anderson design aesthetic. Video screenshot by Bonnie Burton/CNET

Be sure to check out the behind-the-scenes footage of the filming of "The Uncanny X-Men," which includes actors in front of green screens as well as on location, slow-motion shots and the model of the school.

This isn't the first time Willems and his talented team have made movie parodies. They also made "What if Tommy Wiseau Directed 'Batman'?" and "What if Sergio Leone Directed 'The Punisher'?"

There's also his version of "Point Break" that pays tribute to directors Wes Anderson, David Lynch, Tommy Wiseau and Joe Swanberg. Willems also created the series "Aquaman: The Teen Drama."

We can't wait to see what movie they parody next. May we suggest an "Aliens" reboot or perhaps the next "Jurassic Park" movie?

Watch more behind the scenes footage here.