The much-awaited action flick by Marvel Entertainment, ‘Logan’ has finally hit the theaters this week. Everyone was expecting an optimistic box office opening for the movie but seems like Hugh Jackman has ripped apart the box office with his sharp ‘Wolverine’ claws. ‘Logan’ opened to a first-week box office collection of a whopping $237 million (Rs 1500 crore). In India, The movie mints Rs 17.2 crores in the three days, giving a tough fight to the sole Bollywood release ‘Commando 2’ starring Vidyut Jamwal.
‘Logan’ is the final showdown of Hugh Jackman in the ‘Wolverine’ avatar which appeared in the X-Men movies for the first time in ‘X-men’ in the year 2000. ‘Logan’ has managed to beat the collections of ‘The Lego Batman Movie’ in order to become the biggest hit of 2017. In the US, The film opened at the $85 million and now it is the fifth biggest R-rated movie in the US with another X-men movie, Deadpool, topping the list with record-breaking $135 million collections. The movie is made a budget of $97 million.
‘Logan’ is the third movie in the ‘Wolverine’ storyline of X-Men Franchise and the movie’s opening is bigger than the collections of the previous two ‘Wolverine’ movies, ‘X-Men Origins: Wolverine’ in 2009 and ‘The Wolverine’ in 2013. The movie also got a rating of 93% at the RottenTomatoes.
Logan is seen angrier than ever in this movie but he has grown old now. He is waiting for Charles Xavier when suddenly a guest visits him who turns out to be a mutant who is an adolescent. The actor came out as ‘Wolverine’ mutant for the ninth and final time in the 17 years of the franchise. There have been many speculations that ‘Wolverine’ will eventually die in this final movie but we know for sure that he is one immortal mutant who can never die. So let’s find out what this final installment has brought for us.
There is a huge fan following of Hugh Jackman for his ‘Wolverine’ character. The character has an aggressive nature but people love him for his love for Professor Charles and his cool attitude. He is mostly seen with a cigar in mouth and showing off his claws.