Originally posted at SuperHeroHype by Spencer Perry
The Wolverine director James Mangold is taking up the trend of X-Men: Days of Future Past director Bryan Singer and The Amazing Spider-Man 2’s Marc Webb and teasing us with new images for the film via his Twitter account. A few days ago , he posted a new still from the film and today he’s released a new behind-the-scenes shot captioned with “A production snap from shooting a wood chopping scene in Omishima. We found an eight inch caterpillar that morning.”
Opening in theaters on July 26, the action adventure stars Hugh Jackman, Will Yun Lee, Svetlana Khodchenkova, Hiroyuki Sanada, Hal Yamanouchi, Tao Okamoto, Rila Fukushima and Brian Tee.
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.