James Mangold’s ‘The Wolverine’ joined Facebook six days ago and now it’s updated it’s page with a simple plot description:
Based on the celebrated comic book arc, THE WOLVERINE finds Logan, the eternal warrior and outsider, in Japan. There, samurai steel will clash with adamantium claw as Logan confronts a mysterious figure from his past in an epic battle that will leave him forever changed.
What comic book arc? That’s the Claremont/Miller Wolverine run everyone’s been talking about and – yup – we basically knew all of this.
The real confirmation we’ve been waiting for has been that of Svetlana Khodchenkova, the actress we all assumed had taken over for Jessica Biel as The Viper. Up until now, she hasn’t been confirmed as cast in the film, but:
Thanks social networking! (This movie will be finished by July 26th 2013 so I can stop typing names like Svetlana Khodchenkova every two days at that point….ugh. Let’s come up with a nickname or something).