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Release
29 April 2009
Certificate 12A
Cast
Hugh Jackman, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Ryan Reynolds, Taylor Kitsch, Liev Schreiber, Lynn Collins, Danny Huston, Dominic Monaghan, Kevin Durand
Director(s)
Gavin Hood
Screenwriter(s)
David Benioff

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OUT 29 APRIL 2009

X-Men Origins: Wolverine

Genres Thriller, Action, Scifi, Fantasy

Film synopsis Beastly badass Wolverine (Jackman) is a member of elite military squadron Team X. But when he tries to leave violence behind to become a family man, he finds his past catching up with him in brutal fashion — not least his carnage-loving half-brother Sabretooth (Schreiber).

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X-Men Origins Wolverine Pics New character shots online
New Jackman Wolverine Pics X-Man looking almost X-Rated
Wolverine: Origins TV Spot Now Online First of three 60-second teasers on Fox
New Wolverine Pics Online Wolverine, Sabretooth & Gambit in action
New Wolverine Poster Online The claws are our master!
New Wolverine Picture Online And Jackman reassures the fans
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Exclusive: Shuler Donner Talks Magneto Producer on Professor X's involvement
Wolverine Unveiled First look at prequel footage
New Image From Wolverine Snikt!
Wolverine The Younger Recast Smit-McPhee Drops Out Of X-Men Origins
Exclusive: New Wolverine Shot New pic of Hugh Jackman. Snikt!
More Casting For Wolverine Daniel Henney is Agent Zero
Reynolds Confirmed As Deadpool And will.i.am joins as Wraith
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RE: Seen the unfinshed cut
I don't care what the critics say, or you film critics say, I will judge for myself. I never go by what someone else says when it comes to a movie. Besides, it's Hugh Jackman, and that man is FINE, I could watch him reading a phonebook.  More

Posted by JoeyPottr at 06:26, 01 May 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Seen the unfinshed cut
Never would i even compare Spider-man 2 to The Dark Knight, I've never been a Marvel comics fan but i liked the x-men movies i despise spider-man even though I am a Sam Raimi fan, and yeah i saw the workprint edition but i saw it again finished this time and i retract what i said about it being up to scratch with the first x-men. Plus it was a moment of weakness it's one of the two films i've ever watched online. I'm the guy that drags my friends to the cinema which exactly what I did yesterday More

Posted by elmwood2309 at 13:57, 30 April 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Odd thing
So I just watched it and i've got  aquestion about the scene after the credits     SPOILERS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!     Okay so the director said there were multiple endings after the end credits. The one I had was Wolverine drinking in a bar in Japan setting up Wolverine 2. I Read through IMDB and apparently there is one with Deadpool but there is conflicting reports of what actually happens in it (one person says that the headless corpse of Weapon XI tou More

Posted by BatFan at 23:50, 29 April 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Odd thing
They saw X Men 3 - how good were they expecting it to be?!  More

Posted by elab49 at 10:02, 29 April 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Odd thing
empire review is up. Most reviews aren't great. But a lot are just saying 'not as good as expected.' I didn't expect it to be amazing, so hopefully I will be a little bit surprised. Hopefully :)  More

Posted by Chrisseh at 09:36, 29 April 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Odd thing
Even MSN has a review up for this now.   Disappointed, didn't get to watch it last night. Ah well.  More

Posted by Marwood at 09:33, 29 April 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Odd thing
On second thought, I don't want to know! Gonna wait until I've seen it. The mood around so far is so-so and I don't want to pre-judge.  More

Posted by geekpenguin at 17:41, 28 April 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Odd thing
Was surprised to find that Empire hadn't reviewed this yet. Sitting on it 'til tomorrow perhaps? Going to see this tonight at the 10:30 showing. Really looking foward to it, but will wait with bated breath so as not to feel the bitter dissapointment of X3 all over again o_O.  More

Posted by geekpenguin at 17:32, 28 April 2009 | Report This Post

Odd thing
Norwegian newspaper gave it three out of six, and calls the film disappointing. How did -they- manage to see it?? And the review was published six hours ago. Saying it was mostly just actionscene after actionscene, so apparently a norwegian journalist have seen either an illegal copy or a mash of trailers ^^ Link to the site: http://www.dagbladet.no/2009/04/28/kultur/film/anmeld elser/5956343/  More

Posted by Myrk at 13:56, 28 April 2009 | Report This Post

RE: Whyyyy..are we..waiiiiiiting....
Well if there's been no critic screening then how have Total Film got a review (in print, no less) out? I've read that there was something of an embargo from Fox which is why very, very few sites have put official reviews up. However I personally think either TF's review is pieced together from trailers/etc, they've seen the leaked workprint or they were granted special permission/early screening by Fox.   Thing is, there are certain cinemas have late night showings (around 10.30) More

Posted by Marwood at 13:45, 28 April 2009 | Report This Post

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