Earlier this morning, 20th Century Fox launched the second Logan trailer, which featured loads of new footage of the younger mutant X-23, together with mutants Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) and Professor X (Patrick Stewart). The studio’s UK counterpart additionally launched a slightly-extended purple band trailer, which featured two new scenes, each of which function R-rated language, one in all which is kind of hilarious. Should you’re averse to F-Bombs, or have younger kids in your neighborhood, you must persist with the all ages trailer for now, but when not, this purple band trailer gives a glimpse at what among the R-rated scenes will appear like.
The trailer debuted on the 20th Century Fox UK YouTube, which is structured precisely just like the home trailer from earlier this morning, though there are two extra temporary scenes added. The primary comes on the 1:13 mark, the place Hugh Jackman’s Logan sees the younger mutant X-23 (Dafne Eager) go on a violent rampage. As a substitute of simply wanting on in awe like within the home trailer, on this model, he responds to the carnage by stating “Holy f–k.” The second scene comes on the very finish of the trailer, the place Professor X complains about their scenario, stating, “Two days on the street, one meal, hardly any sleep. She’s 11, I am f—ing 90.”
Final week, followers who registered on a brand new web site obtained one of many 1974 frames of the trailer on a restricted version postcard. Many followers questioned if this trailer would then be shorter than typical, since 1974 frames equates to simply underneath 90 seconds, however one other report claimed that the trailer would clock in at two minutes and 21 seconds. That report additionally claimed there have been two separate trailers that had been rated by the German company FSK, and it seems the primary was possible the home trailer, which clocked in at two minutes and 14 seconds, and this UK trailer, which does in actual fact clock in at two minutes and 21 seconds, though there are 21 extra seconds of promotional filler materials on the finish of this UK trailer.
As for the footage itself, we additionally get one other glimpse at Richard E. Grant’s Dr. Xander Rice, who, within the comics, helped develop X-23’s “set off scent,” which might ship the younger mutant on a murderous rampage, and his father was a part of the unique Weapon X program that turned Logan into Wolverine. We additionally get our first, very temporary glimpse at Eriq La Salle’s character, who is without doubt one of the few actors whose character has but to be confirmed. We solely see him in a single temporary scene, the place he is seen laughing round a dinner desk with Professor X, X-23 and Logan. It nonetheless is not recognized if he has any connection to the Marvel comics, however hopefully we’ll discover out extra between now and the March three launch date.
The supporting solid for Logan contains Boyd Holbrook because the villainous Donald Pierce and Stephen Service provider as Caliban, who helps Logan handle the ailing Professor X. James Mangold directs from a script by David James Kelly and Michael Inexperienced, with 20th Century Fox setting a March three, 2017 launch date. Logan can be going up in opposition to Lionsgate’s The Shack, The Weinstein Firm’s Leap! and Open Highway Movies’ Earlier than I Fall. Try the brand new Logan trailer with two new R-rated scenes under.