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Saturday, 13 June 2009
Not Really a Movie Review - Wolverine
Okay, so I FINALLY got round to seeing X-Men Origins: Wolverine this week, about 8 billion years later than everyone else. Bear in mind that I like the X-Men but can't abide the Wolverine character because he's 1) indestructable and 2) basically a bully.
To my shock - and shame - I really enjoyed it. I sat through the opening sequence thinking "This is great! But any second now I'm going to get bored and irritated." Only I didn't ... all the way to "Weapon 11" anyway.
Maybe I was just in the right mood. Maybe it's because they actually managed to portray Wolverine as a sympathetic character for once.
And certainly Gambit helped:
Though to be honest I fancy the cartoon version of Gambit a lot more: