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The Wolverine (2013)

  • Genre: Action | Adventure | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
  • Release Date: 26 July 2013 (USA)
  • Filming Location: Chinese Garden of Friendship, Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Budget: $100,000,000 (estimated)
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The Wolverine (2013)

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  • IMDb page: The Wolverine (2013)
  • Genre: Action | Adventure | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
  • Release Date: 26 July 2013 (USA)
  • Filming Location: Chinese Garden of Friendship, Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Budget: $100,000,000 (estimated)
  • Director: James Mangold
  • Stars: Hugh Jackman, Will Yun Lee, Tao Okamoto | See full cast and crew
  • Original Music By: Marco Beltrami   
  • Plot Keyword: Wolverine | Japan | Second Part | Spin Off | Marvel Comics

Writing Credits By:

    (in alphabetical order)

  • Mark Bomback  screenplay
  • Chris Claremont  comic book
  • Scott Frank 
  • James Mangold 
  • Christopher McQuarrie  screenplay
  • Frank Miller  comic book

Known Trivia

  • Producer Lauren Shuler Donner approached writer Simon Beaufoy to write the script, but Beaufoy did not feel confident enough to commit.
  • Hugh Jackman is a self-confessed fan of the Chris Claremont-Frank Miller “Wolverine” comic (1982), especially the Japanese saga: “There are so many areas of that Japanese story. I love the idea of this kind of anarchic character, the outsider, being in this world full of honor and tradition and customs; someone who’s really anti-all of that, and trying to negotiate his own way. The idea of the samurai too, and the tradition there – it’s really great. In the comic book he gets his ass kicked by a couple of samurai – not even mutants.”
  • Originally the mutant ninja Psylocke was going to be in this film and Priyanka Chopra was considered for the role, but she was written out of the script.
  • Darren Aronofsky was originally set to direct, but pulled out as the long overseas shoot would prevent him from seeing his family.
  • This will be the first time Wolverine will be in a movie without X-Men attached to the title.
  • Including his cameo in X-Men: First Class, this will be Jackman’s sixth portrayal of Logan/Wolverine, breaking his own record.
  • Jessica Biel was offered the role of Viper but a deal couldn’t be reached and she dropped out.
  • Amanda Seyfried was considered for the role of Viper.
  • Jessica Henwick and Katie Leung were considered for the role of Yukio.
  • Togo Igawa was considered for the role of Shingen.

Plot: Wolverine travels to Japan to train with a samurai warrior. |  »

Story: Wolverine travels to Japan to train with a samurai warrior.

Synopsis

Synopsis: Based on the celebrated comic book arc, ‘The Wolverine’ finds Logan, the eternal warrior and outsider, in Japan. There, samurai steel will clash with adamantium claw as Logan confronts a mysterious figure from his past in an epic battle that will leave him forever changed.

 

FullCast & Crew

Produced By:

  • Joseph M. Caracciolo Jr. known as executive producer
  • Hugh Jackman known as producer
  • John Palermo known as producer
  • Hutch Parker known as producer
  • Lauren Shuler Donner known as producer

FullCast & Crew:

  • Hugh Jackman known as Logan / Wolverine
  • Brian Tee known as Noburo Mori
  • Will Yun Lee known as Kenuichio Harada / Silver Samurai
  • Svetlana Khodchenkova known as Viper (rumored)
  • Hiroyuki Sanada known as Shingen Yashida
  • Tao Okamoto known as Mariko Yashida
  • Rila Fukushima known as Yukio
  • James Fraser known as Allied POW
  • Luke Webb known as Allied POW
  • Hal Yamanouchi known as Yashida
  • Nobuaki Kakuda

..

 

Supporting Department

Makeup Department:

  • Debbie Muller known as additional makeup artist
  • Nick Nicolaou known as special makeup effects supervisor
  • Sheldon Wade known as makeup artist

Art Department:

  • Sean Ahern known as construction manager
  • Colette Birrell known as art department coordinator
  • Raytheon Buna known as engineer
  • John Coven known as storyboard artist
  • Daniel James Cox known as storyboard artist
  • Martin Crouch known as screen graphics supervisor
  • Wayne Day known as hod carpenter
  • Richie Dehne known as property master
  • Mark d Drew known as set builder
  • Dane Eade known as set builder
  • Roger Gillespie known as hod plasterer
  • Wayne John Haag known as concept artist
  • Dane Hallett known as props maker
  • Mark Harman known as on set dresser
  • Todd Harris known as storyboard artist
  • Michael Henry known as senior mouldmaker
  • Jenny Hitchcock known as assistant art director
  • Glenn Johnson known as stand-by greens
  • Ciaran Jordan known as art department assistant
  • Steve Jung known as concept artist
  • Daniel Kay known as art department runner
  • Geoff Kemmis known as concept model maker
  • Lee Launay known as assistant standby props
  • Harry Locke IV known as graphic designer
  • Sam Lukins known as on-set dresser
  • Stephen McGillen known as art department accountant
  • Mel Milanovic known as props
  • Joshua Min known as concept artist
  • Michele Moen known as illustrator
  • Robert Moxham known as stand-by props
  • Josh Nizzi known as illustrator
  • Manuel Plank-Jorge known as concept artist
  • David Russell known as storyboard artist
  • Olli Sillankorva known as carpenter
  • Gabriel Smith known as assistant standby props
  • Tuesday Stone known as second assistant set decorator
  • Amanda Thong known as assistant art department accountant
  • Daniel Willis known as set dressing assistant
  • Joshua Zeigler known as carpenter

..

 

Company

Production Companies:

  • Marvel Enterprises
  • Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

Other Companies:

  • BLT Communications  poster design: teaser poster (uncredited)
  • Codex Digital  digital recording equipment
  • Cunning Stunts Limited  stunt equipment
  • Intelligent Media  international monitoring agency
  • Threadgold Plummer Hood  payroll services

Distributors:

  • 20th Century Fox Netherlands (2013) (Netherlands) (theatrical) (through Warner Bros.)
  • 20th Century Fox (2013) (Japan) (theatrical)
  • 20th Century Fox (2013) (Singapore) (theatrical)
  • Twentieth Century Fox C.I.S. (2013) (Russia) (theatrical)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation (2013) (USA) (theatrical)
  • Warner Bros. (2013) (Netherlands) (theatrical) (through)

..

 

Other Stuff

Special Effects:

  • Iloura
  • Makeup Effects Group Studio
  • Rising Sun Pictures (visual effects)
  • Weta Digital

Visual Effects by:

  • Buffy Bailey known as previs artist
  • Wesley Barker known as visual effects assistant coordinator
  • Bryan Chojnowski known as previs artist
  • Angelo de Witt known as digital compositor
  • Quentin Hema known as digital paint supervisor: weta digital
  • Spencer Kelsey known as previsualization artist
  • Kosta Lagis known as visual effects artist
  • Harry Locke IV known as digital effects artist
  • Jennifer Mizener known as visual effects coordinator
  • Grant Olin known as pre-vis artist
  • David Pritchard known as previs artist
  • Kade Ramsey known as rotoscope artist: Weta Digital
  • Davi Soesilo known as visual effects data wrangler
  • Reynold Tagore known as texture artist
  • Jodie Weston known as data coordinator
  • Zachary Wong known as previs artist
  • Travis Yee known as previs artist
  • Paolo Joel Ziemba known as previs artist: Halon

Release Date:

  • Belgium 24 July 2013
  • France 24 July 2013
  • Argentina 25 July 2013
  • Australia 25 July 2013
  • Chile 25 July 2013
  • Czech Republic 25 July 2013
  • Denmark 25 July 2013
  • Germany 25 July 2013
  • Hong Kong 25 July 2013
  • Hungary 25 July 2013
  • Italy 25 July 2013
  • Netherlands 25 July 2013
  • New Zealand 25 July 2013
  • Portugal 25 July 2013
  • Russia 25 July 2013
  • Singapore 25 July 2013
  • Brazil 26 July 2013
  • Bulgaria 26 July 2013
  • Iceland 26 July 2013
  • India 26 July 2013
  • Ireland 26 July 2013
  • Lithuania 26 July 2013
  • Norway 26 July 2013
  • Spain 26 July 2013
  • Sweden 26 July 2013
  • Taiwan 26 July 2013
  • Turkey 26 July 2013
  • UK 26 July 2013
  • USA 26 July 2013
  • Japan September 2013

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Filmography links and data courtesy of The Internet Movie Database

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