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The Wolverine

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by joseephuss, Mar 28, 2013.

  1. joseephuss

    joseephuss Well-Known Member

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    domestic trailer
    [youtube]z-Yu9uwHLVI&feature=player_embedded[/youtube]


    international trailer
    [youtube]WEbzZP-_Ssc[/youtube]
  2. theogt

    theogt Surrealist Zone Supporter

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    It certainly looks better than the last one, but not that exciting to be honest. I really wish they'd at least TRY make him look shorter. He looks like a giant compared to everyone on screen.
  3. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

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    I actually watched a screener version of the last one. It didn't have the CGI fully rendered or anything, it was just awful all around. I thought I would like it more after the final product came out but it was pretty much equally as bad.
  4. Aikmaniac

    Aikmaniac Well-Known Member

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    True, but he's got the role down pat. I can't envision anyone else as Wolverine.

    It would be tough to translate comics Wolverine's bad-assery onto screen as he is what...5'4" or 5'5"?
  5. theogt

    theogt Surrealist Zone Supporter

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    Yeah, I agree he's got the role down, but if they can make John Rhys-Davies (6'1") look like a dwarf, they could make Jackman appear at least 5'8" or so. But they don't even try. He looks like he's 6'4" in the trailer.
  6. viman96

    viman96 Thread Killer

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    Looks great! Looking forward to watching it.
  7. pjtoadie

    pjtoadie Cleveland's #1 Cowboys fan

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    This ^ It looks much better than the first movie!
  8. Yeagermeister

    Yeagermeister Active Member

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    That wouldn't take much
  9. ChldsPlay

    ChldsPlay Well-Known Member

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    Nothing in the trailer makes him look particularly tall.
  10. CowboyGil

    CowboyGil Well-Known Member

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    Definitely looks better than the first one. I agree, Jackman has that role downpat. From the look to the cigar-chomping to the attitude.
  11. REDVOLUTION

    REDVOLUTION Return to Dominance

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    X-men and Wolverine are 3rd tier super heroes at best. They have exhausted it.


    I will say that First Class was pretty darn good. Wolverine and First Class actors/heroes should have some crossover in Wolverine(ala Avengers characters BEFORE Avengers)
  12. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    That is not a wolverine, a wolverine looks like a badger with a bad disposition. :D
  13. joseephuss

    joseephuss Well-Known Member

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    What criteria are you using to come up with 3rd tier? They sell well as comics and have been made into several animated renditions as well as movies. I wouldn't consider that 3rd tier. Of course they aren't quite on par with Batman or Spiderman in terms of overall popularity, but both of those have been around a lot longer. Solid 2nd tier in my opinion.
  14. Derekmtl85

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    I wish for once, they made him put the suit on.

    Would it look cheesy? Yes, it would...but i don't care.

    It's one of the thing's he's known for. It's like making Superman run around in jeans and tank top.
  15. ajk23az

    ajk23az Through Pain Comes Clarity

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    I didn't think so either.

    It probably looks like it to some because the whole movie has Asians in it :laugh2:.
  16. Hoofbite

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    The international trailer has a couple of scenes that the other one doesn't.

    That beer bottle to the face? "That hurt".
  17. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

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    I guess the comic book has him listed as 5'3''. I knew he was always short but never knew he was that short.

    Hugh Jackman is almost 6'2''.....maybe 6'1-1/2'' or 6.2-1/3'' depending on whichever poster you read in a thread I saw where people were having a pretty lively debate on the matter.
  18. speedkilz88

    speedkilz88 Well-Known Member

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    with or without shoes?
  19. theogt

    theogt Surrealist Zone Supporter

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    You're blind.

    You either think he looks tall or you don't.

    It's almost literally every scene where he looks 6'3" or taller.

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  20. Kangaroo

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    Kind of funny since the mid to late 80's X-Men tittles have been one of Marvels best selling series. That would my age group that perferd X-Men over Batman, SuperMan, Spiderman etc and I grew up watching the old Batmans and Black and white SuperMan and the Fantastic 4 Cartoons and the Amazing Spiderman etc.

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