The WolverineAugust 19, 2013
Summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance, Wolverine becomes embroiled in a conflict that forces him to confront his own demons.
Release Year: 2013
Director: James Mangold
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.
When enemies rise… when immortality ends… the ultimate battle begins.
Filming Locations: Fox Studios, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Did You Know?
Hugh Jackman said that for his shirtless scenes in the film, he wanted to look “as ripped and cut as possible”. So he adopted a dehydration diet (used in bodybuilding) where he did not consume any liquid for 36 hours before filming his shirtless shots. He said it made him feel “headachy” and faint but he was pleased with the results as dehydrating tightens everything up and gave him the exaggerated muscle definition and vascularity that he wanted to show in his shirtless scenes. See more »