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Studio execs were worried that audiences would be bored by Logan

There was apparently a lot of concern in the executive suites about making an R-rated Wolverine movie.

James Mangold shares dramatic black-and-white clip from Logan

Logan director James Mangold has released a black and white sequence from 20th Century Fox’s final Wolverine movie.

Logan director James Mangold on why the movie takes place in 2029
Jan 20, 2017

While we knew Logan took place in a bleak future set after the epilogue of X-Men: Days of Future Past, the movie's exact date was still being kept under wraps. This week James Mangold not only revealed when the movie is set but also explained why he chose the year 2029 for Logan's (supposedly) final story.

Guess who recently filmed a cameo appearance in Logan (UPDATED)
Dec 28, 2016

It appears that 20th Century Fox's Marvel mini-universe is getting a little deeper into the crossover game.

Hugh Jackman reportedly took a pay cut to get an R-rating for Logan
Dec 12, 2016

As Hugh Jackman prepares to tell his final story as Wolverine, the actor is pulling out all the stops to make sure Logan lives up to the hype.

James Mangold on where Logan fits in the timeline, an 'older and ailing' Wolverine
Oct 21, 2016

If you didn’t know it was an X-Men film walking in, the first trailer for James Mangold’s Logan didn’t do a whole lot to really give it away — and that’s awesome. So what does the director have to say about this very different take on Wolverine?

Image of the Day: the true nature of Logan's villains is revealed
Oct 18, 2016

After getting our first glimpse of the lead antagonist in Logan, now we know for sure how he ties into the comic books.

We finally know the villain of the new Wolverine sequel, and he's not from Old Man Logan
Oct 10, 2016

When it comes to the X-Men films, Fox has never really shied away from remixing the comic canon when they think it’ll better serve the structure of a film. Now, it turns out the villain for “Old Man Logan” isn’t actually from that comic story.

Image(s) of the day: Poster, title, script page revealed for next Wolverine film
Oct 5, 2016

Hugh Jackman will be donning the claws and mutton chops one last time next year, and now we know the title of his final Wolverine film.

Wolverine 3 casts its lead villain
Apr 10, 2016

Hugh Jackman's Wolverine has a new bad guy to deal with in his final screen outing.

The Wolverine’s James Mangold signs on to direct Captain Nemo
Feb 25, 2016

Disney has spent a long time trying to figure out a way to bring Captain Nemo to life in a new way, and they’re turning to an alum of the X-Men universe to finally make it happen.

Hugh Jackman teases final Wolverine film, asks fans for story ideas
Jul 28, 2015

It’s hard to believe, but Hugh Jackman has been playing the character of Wolverine for nearly two decades — and he probably looks better now than he did when the whole thing started. But all good things must come to an end.

What we learned from 1st Wolverine set photos and concept art
Jul 5, 2015

James Mangold's The Wolverine is finally shooting in Australia, and we just got our first peek at under-construction sets and even a bit of concept art. But what do those glimpses tell us about the film's plot?

Hugh Jackman reveals they have a story for The Wolverine 2
May 9, 2014

Are you guys ready for more Wolverine? Hugh Jackman has more or less confirmed that he and his The Wolverine director, James Mangold, were already working on the next entry in Wolvie's solo movie franchise.