Watch The Wolverine Online The word “Wolverine” is only used twice in this riveting entry in the X-Men saga. “I’m not him anymore,” says the man who now just wants to be called Logan (Hugh Jackman) to the very redheaded Yukio (Rila Fukushima), who locates him hiding out in the Yukon after a yearlong search. Yukio, who speaks softly but carries a swift sword, has searched him out because she’s been asked to bring him to Tokyo, where an old friend of his is dying, and wants to say goodbye. But we know it’s not going to be as simple as that.

Watch The Wolverine Online All of this business takes place after an introduction featuring the 1945 American bombing of Nagasaki, an event that the ageless Logan witnessed, and where he first met the Japanese man who would become his “old friend.”

Watch The Wolverine Online Logan has been portrayed as a tortured soul with a haunted past in previous X-Men installments. And he certainly still is Wolverine, the mutant with retractable Adamantium blades, a short temper, a longing for companionship, and a distaste for mankind. He’s long been haunted by bad dreams, and they continue here, but they’re sometimes accompanied by pleasant dreams – of fellow mutant Jean Grey (Famke Janssen), the one-time love of his life who he had no choice but to kill in an earlier film. Hmmm, so does that mean the dreams with her in them are good ones or bad ones?

Watch The Wolverine Online No time to wonder, since as soon as the story moves to Tokyo, and the ragged Logan is nicely cleaned up in one of the film’s few offbeat comic scenes, the action picks up. He visits his WWII friend Yashida