With director Darren Aronofsky at the helm, I was hoping that “X-Men Origins: Wolverine 2” was going to take some cues from the late 1980s, Chris Claremont/Frank Miller “Wolverine” miniseries. That’s always been one of my favorite Wolverine stories, and one of my favorite narratives in the entire “X-Men” cannon. Now I’m pretty stoked, because according to Pajiba, the Christopher McQuarrie script borrows heavily from that arc.
Here is their character-by-character breakdown:
Update: Removed by request of Twentieth Century Fox. MTV still has the rundown, though, so get them there.
This is good news, and I can’t help but tent my fingers and giggle a little. March, when the production is scheduled to begin, can’t come soon enough. Now we can start speculating about casting possibilities.