In 2000, Hugh Jackman played the role of Logan/Wolverine for the live-action adventure movie, X-Men. The film – about a group of Mutant super heroes – was a big hit with audiences, with Jackman’s performance in particular considered a highlight.
X-Men was so popular it kick-started a highly profitable series, with Jackman appearing in multiple entries, including a collection of standalone films. But how many movies feature Hugh Jackman as Wolverine?
The Hugh Jackman Wolverine movies
Hugh Jackman has played the role of Logan/Wolverine for nine movies:
- X-Men (2000)
- X2: X-Men United (2003)
- X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
- X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
- X-Men: First Class (2011)
- The Wolverine (2013)
- X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
- X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
- Logan (2017)
Who directed the nine films?
The films are the work of multiple directors. X-Men, X2, Days of Future Past and Apocalypse were directed by Bryan Singer, Brett Ratner directed The Last Stand, Gavin Hood directed X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Matthew Vaughn directed First Class, and James Mangold directed The Wolverine and Logan.
Who are the cast of the Hugh Jackman movies?
Across the nine movies Jackman shares the screen with many, many actors including Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Ryan Reynolds, Famke Janssen, James Marsden, and Halle Berry amongst others.
What is the critical reception of the movies?
According to IMDb, the nine films are rated as follows:
- Logan (2017) – 8.1/10
- X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) – 8/10
- X-Men: First Class (2011) – 7.7/10
- X-Men (2000) – 7.4/10
- X2: X-Men United (2003) – 7.4/10
- X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) – 6.9/10
- X-Men: The Last Stand (2006) – 6.7/10
- The Wolverine (2013) – 6.7/10
- X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009) – 6.6/10
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