The X-Men return in this collection of the motion comic series from John Cassaday and Joss Whedon. In 'Astonishing X-Men: Gifted' (2009) Dr. Kavita Rao (voiced by Eva Christensen) reveals she has found a cure for the mutants. However, Wolverine (Marc Thompson), Cyclops (Gregory Abbey), Beast (Mike Pollock), Kitty Pryde (Eileen Stevens) and Emma Frost (Erica Schroeder) are reluctant to receive the treatment when the arrival of an extraterrestrial foe threatens humankind. In 'Astonishing X-Men: Dangerous' (2012) an enemy who is intent on destroying the mutants once and for all is revealed to be operating from the inside. A shocking secret is revealed and the X-Men find themselves fighting for their survival. In 'Astonishing X-Men: Torn' (2012) the mutants face trouble from the Hellfire Club, a group of influential figures who are trying to gain control of the world using their powerful positions within politics and the economy. In 'Astonishing X-Men: Unstoppable' the X-Men must save Earth from an attack by the Breakworld aliens who plan to fire a gigantic bullet that would lead to the planet's complete destruction.