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Logan, a.k.a, The Wolverine, is sent into modern-day Japan to meet an acquaintance who wants to offer him thanks. However, Logan gets convoluted into a battle where has to face not only a deviant atrocity and lethal samurai steel but also his own immortality.

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Storyline

In modern day Japan, Wolverine is out of his depth in an unknown world as he faces his ultimate nemesis in a life-or-death battle that will leave him forever changed. Vulnerable for the first time and pushed to his physical and emotional limits, he confronts not only lethal samurai steel but also his inner struggle against his own immortality, emerging more powerful than we have ever seen him before. Written by Twentieth Century Fox

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When enemies rise... when immortality ends... the ultimate battle begins. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence, some sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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26 July 2013 (USA)  »

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Wolverine 2  »

Box Office

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$120,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$53,113,752 (USA) (26 July 2013)

Gross:

$132,550,960 (USA) (29 November 2013)
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Trivia

This is Jackman's sixth portrayal of Logan/Wolverine. See more »

Goofs

The first scene with Jean and Logan switches between two shots portraying them in bed together. However, in one of the shots, Logan is on his side, and in the other, he is on his back. This results in him appearing to go from his side to his back to his side to his back without actually moving or interrupting the conversation. See more »

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[first lines]
[an air raid begins on Nagasaki. At a prison camp, a young lieutenant sets all the prisoners free]
Young Yashida: You! Go! Go!
Logan: [in a pit] That was a B-29, bub. There's no outrunning what's coming. You're better off down here. I'd hurry if I were you.
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References X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009) See more »

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Symphony in D Minor, Mvmt 1
Written by César Franck
Arranged by Christopher Todd Landor
Courtesy of The Music Collective
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He is Jacked, Man!
28 February 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I liked this movie a lot. It was slick, intense, good action, good acting all around, well directed and one has to respect the decorum of Mr. Jackman. He was in amazing shape for this movie, his chest and abs were insane, and one has to respect that transformation. That's a lot of work physically, mentally and spiritually all around. I liked where the story went, I thought it was the best one out of the X-men series and the last Wolverine movie.

You can never go wrong with Samurai's and pretty Asian women either who can kick some butt. James Mangold is a fantastic director and I can just imagine he was fighting the producers to keep that ending out of the movie, I won't say the ending, but it was an ending that took away from the movie and I can imagine Mr. Mangold was furious for having to keep it in there. Good movie all around though.


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