The actual comics have deeply religious undertones.
Orthodox v. Modern Judaism. I find this approach very interesting, academically.
One is “an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth”: Professor X or Magneto? The other is Anglicized. You don’t need me to tell you, this is my point. It fits perfectly.
For some reason, the films downplay all the character parts with Israel.
Goyim gentiles = inferior to the ‘Chosen People’
Powers = banking? Money is a superpower.