# Similar Movies Like The Wolverine (2013)
Taglines: Witness the Origin.
Genres: Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi | Thriller
Runtime: 2h 6min
Director: James Mangold
Writers: Mark Bomback (screenplay), Scott Frank (screenplay)
Stars: Hugh Jackman, Will Yun Lee, Tao Okamoto
When Wolverine is summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance, he is embroiled in a conflict that forces him to confront his own demons.
Logan has been living a desolate life following the death of Jean Grey at his hands. A Japanese girl goes to see him and tells him that a man he knew in World War 2 and saved his life is now dying and wants to see him. When he sees him, the man offers to make Logan mortal but Logan refuses. Later the man dies. At his funeral, some men try to grab the man’s grand daughter. Logan saves her but when they shoot him Logan doesn’t heal. They continue to go to a place where the girl feels safe. But men keep on finding them and the doctor who was treating the man, asks a Samurai who pledged to protect the girl, to bring her Logan. Logan still continues to deal with what happened to Jean.