• X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)

X-Men Origins: Wolverine

Release Date: May 1st, 2009

DVD Release Date: September 15th, 2009

PG-13 |1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary

Seeking solace from his dark past, Logan (Hugh Jackman), better known as Wolverine, seems to have found love and contentment with Kayla Silverfox (Lynn Collins). Logan's peaceful existence is shattered when Victor Creed (Liev Schreiber), his vicious brother, brutally murders Kayla. Logan's thirst for revenge propels him into the Weapon X program, where he undergoes a painful procedure to bond his bones with adamantium, making him virtually indestructible and more than a match for Victor.

Cast: Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, will.i.am , Lynn Collins, Kevin Durand, Dominic Monaghan, Taylor Kitsch, Daniel Henney

Director: Gavin Hood

Genres: Fantasy , Adventure , Action , Science Fiction

Production Co: Donners' Company, Seed

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Suspenseful, Girlfriend, Murder, Pursuit

Ratings & Reviews

  • 67
    Laremy LegelFilm.com

    You won’t be upset you saw it, you’ll have some fun, you’ll see Wolvie beat the living hell out of a helicopter. These are good things, and it’s why studios are provided huge budgets to play with in the first place. show more

  • 75
    Lou LumenickNew York Post

    There's no shortage of "wow" moments, but the strong liberal political subtext of the trilogy has largely disappeared. show more

  • 49
    Bob MondelloNPR

    The most terrifying thing about the movie, really, is that plural: Originsssss. So many mutants, so much time. Thank God we can leave that for another summer. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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