Dark Phoenix. 2. 5 out of 5 Stars. Director: Simon Kinberg. Writer: Simon Kinberg, John Byrne (story), Chris Claremont (story), Dave Cockrum (story), Jack Kirby (characters), Stan Lee (characters) Starring: Sophie Turner, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence. Genre: Sci-Fi, Action. Rated: PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action including some gunplay, disturbing images, and brief strong language.