THE WOLVERINE PORTRAITS - This week director James Mangold tweeted black and white portraits of Hugh Jackman, Rila Fukushima and Tao Okamoto from The Wolverine. Now he has revealed another character portrait of Russian actress Svetlana Khodchenkova as Vipor. In comics, Viper is a terrorist and mercenary who’s battled such Marvel superheroes as Wolverine, the X-Men, Captain America, Black Widow and The Punisher. As an added bonus, he also tweeted a behind-the-scenes picture of a long dolly shot at the Yashida compound.
PLOT: Based on the celebrated comic book arc, this epic action-adventure takes Wolverine, the most iconic character of the X-Men universe, to modern day Japan. Out of his depth in an unknown world he faces his ultimate nemesis in a life-or-death battle that will leave him forever changed. Vulnerable for the first time and pushed to his physical and emotional limits, he confronts not only lethal samurai steel but also his inner struggle against his own immortality, emerging more powerful than we have ever seen him befor
- France – Jul 24, 2013
- Australia, Russia & Germany – July 25, 2013
- US, Brazil & UK – July 26, 2013
- Japan – September 13, 2013
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