– by Joseph Jammer Medina

wolverine-fb4Just in time for Comic-Con. Let’s hype up “The Wolverine” for the Comic-Con fans.

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.

The film stars Hugh Jackman, Will Yun Lee, Svetlana Khodchenkova, Hiroyuki Sanada, Hal Yamanouchi, Tao Okamoto, Rila Fukushima, and Brian Tee.

James Mangold directed the film from a screenplay written by Christopher McQuarrie, and Mark Bomback.

The Wolverine is due to hit theaters on July 26, 2013.

Check out the international trailer for “The Wolverine” below:

Joseph Jammer Medina is an author, podcaster, and editor-in-chief of LRM. A graduate of Chapman University's Dodge College of Film and Television, Jammer's always had a craving for stories. From movies, television, and web content to books, anime, and manga, he's always been something of a story junkie.