Superstar Hugh Jackman attacks the role of Wolverine once again — with a vengeance! This pulse-pounding action thriller sinks razor-sharp adamantium claws into the mysterious origins of Logan/Wolverine: his epically violent and romantic past, his complex relationship with Victor Creed/Sabretooth (Liev Schreiber), and the ominous Weapon X program that unleashes his primal fury. Along the way, Wolverine also encounters legendary new mutants, including Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) and Gambit (Taylor Kitsch). Get ready for this deeper, darker, more-spectacular-than-ever chapter of the X-Men saga!
**Wolverine Unleashed: The Complete Origins Featurette
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You won't be upset you saw it, you'll have some fun, you'll see Wolvie beat the living hell out of a helicopter.
Did the plot points stick in my head five minutes after leaving the theater? Not so much ... but I know I was having fun while watching.
How does all this play out for those of us -- i.e., me -- who have not been staying up nights fretting over the origins of the X-Men and Women? The answer is: Fairly well.
Jackman's committed performance keeps the movie on track, though Huston and Schreiber are strictly on autopilot.