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Twitch Review: The Wolverine

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I can't speak for everyone, but after a summer full of crumbling cities, robots, monsters, and the loudest sound effects I can remember, I felt the need to brace myself as I sat down to another big-budget action spectacle. Thankfully, with a smaller budget, a script concerned with characters (or at least one) and a more atmospheric mise-en-scene, The Wolverine, while still a summer tentpole, is in many ways the antidote to the maelstrom of destruction that's occurred in the multiplexes this season. However, while loaded with good intentions, James Mangold's addition to the X-Men series is nevertheless the victim of a few too many compromises.

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GenericNameHere1241d ago

So, Silver Samurai is a CGI robot then? :'( And was there an ending cameo or reference to the Days of Future Past movie next year?

Anyways, I hope Hugh Jackman gets to the don the yellow and blue (or the original brown one) spandex and cowl someday before he retires. May look goofy, but they could also make it look a little more modern and grounded.

caseh1241d ago

"Anyways, I hope Hugh Jackman gets to the don the yellow and blue (or the original brown one) spandex and cowl someday before he retires. May look goofy, but they could also make it look a little more modern and grounded."

I think they could manage it, they managed it with Man of Steel and actually made his outfit a lot less 'GAY' than I thought it would be.