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    Hugh Jackman Explains Why 'The Wolverine' Isn't R-Rated, Confirms Credits Tease For 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past'

    There are few mainstream comic book characters who could possibly justify an R-rated film. Even fewer of those characters are bankable properties that can overcome the risk of carrying an “R.” Wolverine is one such character. Though Logan has appeared in cartoons and has done well in PG-13 action fi...

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    Lucas Till Returns For 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past,' Peter Dinklage's Role Revealed & More

    Let's say you're making a comic book sequel, and let's you already have this cast: Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart, James McAvoy, Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender, Nicholas Hoult, Anna Paquin, Ellen Page, Shawn Ashmore, Peter Dinklage, Omar Sy, Halle Berry, Daniel Cudmore and James ...

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    Immersed in Movies Comic-Con EXCLUSIVE: Director James Mangold Previews 'The Wolverine'

    On the eve of "The Wolverine" Comic-Con presentation this week in San Diego, James Mangold discussed what it was like tackling the most popular X-Men superhero. After all, what was the acclaimed director of "Walk the Line, "3:10 to Yuma," "Girl Interrupted," and "Cop Land" doing messing around with ...

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    Watch: Viper, Jean Grey, Yukio & Shingen Feature In 4 Clips From 'The Wolverine'

    Comic-Con is just a few days away, and even though "The Wolverine" will be rolling into San Diego in a final push to woo and wow nerds, that hasn't stopped the Fox marketing machine. As per usual, they are dumping as much as they possibly can from their summer tentpole short of including the credits...

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    Hugh Jackman Has A Terrible Idea To Put Wolverine, Spider-Man & The Avengers Together In The Same Movie

    With Marvel's "The Avengers" making a billion or so dollars, it seems every studio is now ramping up anything in their catalog that even smells like a team up movie. Hell, Marvel themselves is bringing the group action next summer with "Guardians Of The Galaxy," and "The Amazing Spider-Man" franchis...

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    Watch: 'The Wolverine' Outruns An Atomic Bomb In New Clip Plus Viper Featurette Lands

    Well, the summer season of the superhero movies is winding down. "The Wolverine" gets its fangs out in a couple of weeks, the kids of "Kick-Ass 2" do their thing next month and then we'll have a reprieve until "Thor: The Dark World" later in the year. But these movies need promoting, and Fox is tryi...

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    Watch: 'The Wolverine' Interrupts A Funeral By Kicking Some Ass In New Clip

    In the world of superheroes, there’s no greater quest than the one of redemption. While “X-Men Origins: Wolverine” might have been a financial success, it left a bit of a sour taste in the mouths of critics and fans alike. Even Hugh Jackman has spent much of press time for "The Wolverine" distanci...

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    Watch: This Bullet Train Fight Sequence Clip From 'The Wolverine' Might Be The Craziest Thing You Watch All Day

    With lots of lofty influences being tossed around by director James Mangold for the upcoming "The Wolverine" -- including Wong Kar-Wai's "Chungking Express" and "Happy Together," Yasujiro Ozu's "Floating Weeds," "Chinatown," "The French Connection" -- we're pretty sure none of them had a fight seque...

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    Is The New 'Wolverine' Marketing -- TV Spot, Photos, Featurette -- Preparing Us For Inevitable Disappointment?

    Many audiences just won't give a damn or notice and that's completely valid, but for the more discerning, shall we say, modern movie obsessive, director James Mangold's credibility is really going to take a hit if "The Wolverine" isn't at least a sub-decent movie. The jury's still out of course, but...

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    WATCH: Striking New Trailer for Kidnapping Procedural 'Prisoners,' Starring Jackman and Gyllenhaal

    A new trailer for Denis Villeneuve's "Prisoners" has arrived, and it looks to be a taut, engaging kidnapping procedural featuring stand-out performances from leads Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal. A small-town carpenter (Jackman) endures the unthinkable when his young daughter goes missing, and tak...

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