Starring: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Richard E. Grant, Boyd Holbrook, Stephen Merchant, Dafne Keen, Sienna Novikov
Superhero sequel directed by James Mangold, based on the comic book series “Old Man Logan” by Mark Millar. The story is set a few years in the future, mutant births are severely in decline, and people aren’t sure why, and a shadowy operation known as Transigen has been turning mutant kids into killing machines.
Logan (Hugh Jackman) and Professor Charles Xavier (Patrick Stewart) must cope with the loss of the X-Men with Logan’s healing abilities slowly fading away and Xavier’s Alzheimer’s forcing him to forget. When a corporation lead by Nathaniel Essex is destroying the world leaving it to destruction, Logan must defeat Nathaniel Essex with the help of a young girl named Laura Kinney (Sienna Novikov), a female clone of Wolverine, who has two claws instead of his three.
Best Quotes from Trailer:
Charles Xavier: Logan, what did you do?
Logan: Charles, the world is not the same as it was. Mutants, they’re gone now.
[referring to Laura]
Logan: Who is she?
Charles Xavier: She’s like you. Very much like you.
Charles Xavier: She needs our help.
Logan: Someone will come along.
Charles Xavier: Someone has come along.
Charles Xavier: Logan.
Logan: I don’t want to talk about it.
Charles Xavier: Logan.
Logan: Just stop!
Charles Xavier: [to Logan] Be careful.
Donald Pierce: I need the girl.
Logan: What girl?
[Pierce’s men knock Logan down]
Donald Pierce: Go get her.
[as Lauren is walking towards him menacingly with her claws extended]
Donald Pierce: No. No. No!
[she suddenly uses her claws to slash Pierce’s face]
Logan: Holy fuck.
[referring to the Pringles she’s eating and the sunglasses she’s trying on]
Convenience Store Clerk: Hello? You know, you’ve to pay for that, right?
[Laura starts to run off, the clerk stops her]
Convenience Store Clerk: Hey, come on.
[she suddenly flips the clerk over and goes to use her claws on him, but Logan stops her]
Logan: Not okay!
[Logan then proceeds to take some stuff from the store and leaves with Lauren without paying for it]
[referring to Lauren’s comic book]
Logan: We got ourselves and X-Men fan. Maybe a quarter of it happened, and not like this. In the real world people die!
Jackson: Evening, Mr. Monson. You understand you’re trespassing right now, right?
Monson: I have an easement with the previous owner of your property.
Jackson: Previous being the operative word.
[referring to Logan]
Jackson: Who’s this?
Logan: Just a guy telling you to get back in your nice truck. Go play okey dickhead somewhere else.
Jackson: Hey, Carl, it looks like Mr. Monson hired some muscle.
Carl: It looks that way.
Monson: He’s a friend of mine.
Jackson: Friend with a big mouth.
Logan: I hear that a lot.
Jackson: Well, you’ll probably hear this too.
[he cocks his rifle]
Logan: More than I’d like.
Jackson: And you know the drill. I’m going to count to three and you’re going to start walking away.
Monson: I have rights to this land.
Monson: I have a lawyer now.
[suddenly Logan grabs his rifle and butts his nose with it]
Carl: You alright, boss?
[Logan breaks the rifle in half and throws it aside]
Logan: You know the drill. Get the hell out of here.
Charles Xavier: Logan, you still have time.
Logan: I’m not whatever it is you think I am.
Logan: Nature made me a freak. Man made me a weapon. And God made me last too long.
Charles Xavier: This is what life looks like. People who love each other, our home. You should take a moment. Feel it. You still have time.
Charles Xavier: [to Logan] Two days on the road, only one meal and hardly any sleep. She’s eleven, I’m fucking ninety.
Logan is set for release in the UK March 2nd and US March 3rd.