The Wolverine – Launch Trailer
Here’s the latest trailer of The Wolverine, and this one even gets presented by Hugh Jackman:
This trailer gives us new images and more about the story. It starts with Wolverine saving a young soldier named Yashida, around the time of the bombing of Hiroshima. The grateful trooper tries to offer his sword, but our hero tells him to keep it safe and that he’ll come to collect it. In the present day, depressed after the events of X-Men: The Last Stand, Wolverine accepts an offer extended by an elderly Yashida via the tough Yukio to visit Japan, where Yashida has become rich through medical technology. Yashida offers to take make Wolverine mortal, but there’s something sinister happening behind, and this woman called Viper is involved. There’s also ninjas, The Silver Samurai, and Wolverine uses “Bub” twice. This movie is now automatically better than X-Men Origins: Wolverine.
The Wolverine is directed by James Mangold and stars Hugh Jackman, Hiroyuki Sanada, Tao Okamoto, Rila Fukushima, Will Yun Lee, Brian Tee, Hal Yamanouchi, Svetlana Khodchenkova and Famke Janssen. The film premieres on July 26, 2013.