With a new trailer set to fire tomorrow, James Mangold’s “The Wolverine” continues its advertising blitz with a new motion poster featuring star Hugh Jackman. The poster, revealed via the film’s Facebook page features a shirtless Jackman as Logan/Wolverine holding a samurai sword in a city filled with debris as the rain falls.
Following a new 20-second teaser for “The Wolverine,” the motion poster is the third in a series for the film. The first debuted on Marvel.com last December, while the second was also publicly posted today on the film’s Facebook page.
Check out the newest poster’s still version and the most recent motion posters for “The Wolverine” below.
Directed by James Mangold, “The Wolverine,” which opens July 26 stars Jackman, Will Yun Lee, Svetlana Khodchenkova, Hiroyuki Sanada, Hal Yamanouchi, Tao Okamoto, Rila Fukushima and Brian Tee. Based on the celebrated comic book arc, this epic action-adventure takes Wolverine, the most iconic character of the X-Men universe, to modern day Japan. Out of his depth in an unknown world he faces his ultimate nemesis in a life-or-death battle that will leave him forever changed. Vulnerable for the first time and pushed to his physical and emotional limits, he confronts not only lethal samurai steel but also his inner struggle against his own immortality, emerging more powerful than we have ever seen him before.