The Wolverine is a 2013 American-Australian superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character Wolverine. It is the sixth installment in the X-Men film series and follows the events of X-Men: The Last Stand (2006). Hugh Jackman reprises his role from previous films as the title character, with James Mangold directing a screenplay written by Christopher McQuarrie, Scott Frank, and Mark Bomback, based on the 1982 limited series Wolverine by Chris Claremont and Frank Miller.
The Wolverine was released in 2D and 3D theaters on July 24, 2013, in various international markets, and on July 25, 2013 in Australia. It will be released on July 26, 2013, in the United States and in India. It will be distributed by 20th Century Fox. Its title in Spanish-language and former-USSR territories is Wolverine: Immortal.