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27 February 2008  |  Written by Olly Richards  

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It's getting superhero crazy up in here today! We've got new Incredible Hulk pics here, and now 20th Century Fox has provided us with an exclusive new image of Hugh Jackman as Wolverine in X-Men Origins: Wolverine. Click the image below to see it a little bigger. It also appears in mahoosive dimensions in the new issue of Empire, out this Friday.

X-Men Origins: Wolverine is directed by Gavin Hood (Tsotsi) and tells, naturally, the origin of our favourite grumpy mutant. The film also stars Liev Schreiber, Danny Huston, Ryan Reynolds, Will i Am and Dominic Monaghan. X-Men Origins: Wolverine is out next summer.


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RE:
L: Bastila I so hate Logo so I hope this movie flops so much bloody over rated character! sp; Bah Humbug to you, Logan is one of the best comic characters EVER, This film will get its box office even if its shit, which it won't be. Some brilliant casting so far (not sure about Will.i.am though).  Bring it on. I am on the verge of spilling seed after seeing the new Ironman trailer so this will have to work hard to keep up with that, TDK, Hulk and Indy. More

Posted by kinge247 at 13:03 on 01 March 2008 | Report This Post

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L: Bastila I so hate Logo so I hope this movie flops so much bloody over rated character! nd yet he's not doe too bad in the last thirty-odd years. Hmmm. More

Posted by jimoakley666 at 11:50 on 29 February 2008 | Report This Post

I so hate Logo so I hope this movie flops so much bloody over rated character! More

Posted by Bastila at 15:33 on 28 February 2008 | Report This Post

Ooooooohhh-no!
That is so fucking COOL! It sent shivers up my spine! More

Posted by jimoakley666 at 13:08 on 28 February 2008 | Report This Post

hmm
esshting camera-sshetup, lad. But sshtills don't make a gud mowvie... More

Posted by Bluehawk at 22:09 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

Yum
Not sure what to make of the movie yet, but Hugh Jackman is looking smokin' hot in this picture! Female hormones a-go-go! :D More

Posted by Cat_Corportation at 21:19 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

The tone set in the pic looks promising, all dark and foreboding, very Weapon X. I am going to keep the faith in this project. G. Hood is light years ahead of Ratner in terms of directing skills. Ratner wouldn't be able to direct a Tsotsi in a million years. Jackman, he too has always delivered in spades as far as Logan is concerned. I just hope that the glut of characters being reported as being in this flick, do not step on Wolvies adamantium laced toes. "Ya got that Cajun!" More

Posted by Deacon Frost at 20:49 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

LAME!!!!
Hate this movie, hate this character, the bashing will never stop!!!! More

Posted by H is the greatest at 20:35 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

RE: Looks cool and all,.....but......
L: the ageless stranger L: pettsy The picture seems to have disappeared now so I can't take another look.  It looked like the one he had in the first film certainly, but why wouldn't he have the same coat for years?  No reason I suppose, it's just that making him look almost exactly like he did in the first scenes of X-Men (even in dress sense), makes this film look even more like just another X-Men film, when it should be trying to set itself apart and be its own fil More

Posted by pettsy at 18:02 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

number of caracter
there are lot of caracter in this movie that why "x-men"-origins, but this movie is about wolve, so i hope that fox doesn't forget this, thinks. :-! More

Posted by parisis at 16:58 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

X-Men Origins - shorter title please....
Its seems 20th Century Fox thinks movie goers are dumb ... why not just call the film "Wolverine" or "Wolverine: Origins"? More

Posted by Makman at 16:42 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

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L: TomSolo Does look good. I think that, unusually, a prequel in this case is actually entirely necessary; Wolverine's backstory was frustratingly alluded to yet never substantially elaborated upon in the other films. p; A good point well made. Quite looking forward to this but it has a long way to go in the anticipation stakes to outdo Bats and Indy  More

Posted by livewire at 15:14 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

RE: Looks cool and all,.....but......
L: pettsy The picture seems to have disappeared now so I can't take another look.  It looked like the one he had in the first film certainly, but why wouldn't he have the same coat for years?  sp; No reason I suppose, it's just that making him look almost exactly like he did in the first scenes of X-Men (even in dress sense), makes this film look even more like just another X-Men film, when it should be trying to set itself apart and be its own film. Don't get me wrong, I More

Posted by the ageless stranger at 14:58 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

RE: Looks cool and all,.....but......
L: the ageless stranger I'm pretty sure that's even his old coat. he picture seems to have disappeared now so I can't take another look.  It looked like the one he had in the first film certainly, but why wouldn't he have the same coat for years?  More

Posted by pettsy at 14:23 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

origins
while im exited about this film i wish they stuck 2 the graphic novel, wolverines origins... im not a comic book fan but it was a very good story with an excellent style to it. this looks more along the line of singers x men movies More

Posted by the flick at 14:20 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

RE: I'm sorry but...
L: tallaght24 ...I am not a huge fan of the X-Men movies and really am not looking forward to this. I thought the last X-Men flick was dire. Now I know this won't sit well with most people but I find most superhero films these days are poo. Batman Begins was ok, but I reckon The Dark Knight will be better. Also, I cannot wait for Iron Man, looks ACE. Now all this is just my opinion, which is mainly the point of posting a message, although 'certain people' sometime don't see it that way More

Posted by Olly Richards at 14:12 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

Maybe you're right.
It's just the X-Men movies sucked and I am worried this will follow that trend. Hope I am wrong. More

Posted by tallaght24 at 14:01 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

its gonna be sick as.
so stop your whining :):) More

Posted by HarryHavoc at 13:58 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

Does look good. I think that, unusually, a prequel in this case is actually entirely necessary; Wolverine's backstory was frustratingly alluded to yet never substantially elaborated upon in the other films. More

Posted by TomSolo at 13:56 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

I'm sorry but...
...I am not a huge fan of the X-Men movies and really am not looking forward to this. I thought the last X-Men flick was dire. Now I know this won't sit well with most people but I find most superhero films these days are poo. Batman Begins was ok, but I reckon The Dark Knight will be better. Also, I cannot wait for Iron Man, looks ACE. Now all this is just my opinion, which is mainly the point of posting a message, although 'certain people' sometime don't see it that way, they prefer to call it More

Posted by tallaght24 at 13:47 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

Looks cool and all,.....but......
This is just looking more and more like another X-film with every new story. That top picture looks excellent, but it's not looking too different from the other films. I'm pretty sure that's even his old coat. I'm still looking forward to seeing it, but it doesn't look like it's going to do what I'd hoped. More

Posted by the ageless stranger at 13:40 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

Woah
This is looking good. Very good. Must...not...get...excited... More

Posted by pettsy at 13:20 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

The first picture looks like his grimacing because he can't lift his arm as his blades have got too flamin' big. More

Posted by steveg66 at 13:19 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post

Looking good...
That first Wolverine picture should be a teaser poster, or something similar anyway. More

Posted by Bowl of Wrong at 13:05 on 27 February 2008 | Report This Post


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