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Hugh Jackman Stands Alone in New Logan Image

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Hugh Jackman Stands Alone in New Logan Image

Hugh Jackman this morning unveiled the latest in a series of photos from “Logan,” the actor’s ninth and final film in which the actor plays Wolverine.

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If the image, which depicts Jackman standing in the distance, evokes a classic Western film, that’s certainly no accident. IGN reports a book of “Logan” stills provided to journalists by Fox at recent preview of its movie slate indicates director James Mangold and co-writers Michael Green and Scott Frank were influenced by the 1953 classic “Shane.”

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That film’s iconic final scene, whose dialogue is excerpted in the “Logan” book, ends with the title character (played by Alan Ladd) riding off into the distance.

RELATED: New “Logan” Image May Tease Professor Xavier’s Fate

Set years after the epilogue of “X-Men: Days of Future Past,” “Logan” centers on the efforts of Wolverine and Charles Xavier to protect a young girl named Laura, who has been confirmed as the Marvel Comics character X-23.

Opening March 3, 2017, “Logan” also stars Patrick Stewart, Richard E. Grant, Boyd Holbrook, Stephen Merchant and Dafne Keen.

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