After long battles to get the movie made, Ryan Reynolds' Deadpool hits the screen this weekend. Here are some facts that you can use to impress your friends.
1 - Wade Wilson's childhood hero is Captain America. Both being government experiments makes Steve Rogers one of the very few Marvel characters that actually treats Wade with respect.
2 - Deadpool has a persistent goal of making Spider-Man his best friend.
3 - Even with all the death and blood that surrounds Wade Wilson, he has a soft spot for kids and people in need.
4 - Because of his healing factor, Deadpool frequently gives up organs for transplant.
5- Wade Wilson once had a child. He was never told of her existance until her mother died. He gave up custody to Emily Preston (of S.H.I.E.L.D). He moved in next door to be close to her.