Logan (movie)

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Logan
Directed byJames Mangold
Produced bySimon Kinberg
Lauren Shuler Donner
Written byScott Frank
James Mangold
Michael Green
StarringHugh Jackman
Patrick Stewart
Dafne Keen
Boyd Holbrook
Stephen Merchant
Richard E. Grant
Music byMarco Beltrami
CinematographyJohn Mathieson
Edited byMichael McCusker
Dirk Westervelt
Distributed byTwentieth Century Fox
Release date
March 3rd, 2017
Running time
136 min.
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$97 million[1]

Logan is a 2017 superhero drama thriller action movie based upon the fictional character known as Wolverine.

The movie was directed by James Mangold. It deals with a story set in a alternative universe's future where an aging Wolverine coping with a old and senile Charles Xavier.

Plot[change | change source]

In an alternative future, half of the mutants has been killed by a group of mercenaries of Transigen named Reavers and no mutants children has been born by years.

An aged Logan, that has leaved Wolverine's identity, and who is disguised as a normal human using his second name "James" and his surname "Howlett" as a fake identity faking to be a normal human to be leaved in peace, now Logan works as a schaeffer trying to get money to buy a boat for living in the ocean togheter the now old and senile Charles Xavier and the mutant albino Caliban as fugitives from the law.

Two years ago the Reavers has found a way to manipulate Charles's powerful brain and through it they maked a psichic attack that killed and injured 6000 persons, their plan succeeded as Charles was indendtify as a threats for the world and the X-Mansion was closed with the survived X-Men's members escaped, this leaved Charles in a shock status that maked him have Alzheimer forcing his mind to forget all of that but also to having needs of medicins to being mentally sane and to not having psichic attacks.

Cast[change | change source]

Actor Character
Hugh Jackman Logan / X-24
Patrick Stewart Charles Xavier
Dafne Keen X-23/ Laura
Boyd Holbrook Donald Pierce
Stephen Merchant Caliban
Richard E. Grant Dr. Zander Rice

Reactions and box office[change | change source]

The movie was one of the biggest hits of 2017. It earned more than $616 million worldwide. The movie got nominated Best Adapted Screenplay.[2]

Trivia[change | change source]

  • This is a future that could be happen if humans would never accepted as X-Men: Days of Future Past showed that they has accepted them.

References[change | change source]

  1. "BoxOfficeMojo - Logan". Retrieved 2018-4-5. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. "Heroic Hollywood - Oscars 2018: 'Logan' Nominated For Best Adapted Screenplay". Retrieved 2018-4-5. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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