The SuperHeroHype Forums  

Go Back   The SuperHeroHype Forums > X-Men > The Wolverine

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-29-2013, 03:51 PM   #26
Drizzle
Yo Soy Groot.
 
Drizzle's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: The Moon
Posts: 10,719
Default Re: SPOILER: Anyone disappointed that...

I hope there's a place for her in DOFP.

__________________
VIDEO-CLick to Watch!:
Drizzle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2013, 01:46 AM   #27
Gianakin_
SW Prequels Defender
 
Gianakin_'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Athens, Greece
Posts: 19,407
Default Re: SPOILER: Anyone disappointed that...

I hope not. She served her purpose. Leave her for a TW sequel (complete with Yukio).

Gianakin_ is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2013, 02:01 AM   #28
psylockolussus
The X-Men 5 Advocator!
 
psylockolussus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: X-Mansion and the Baxter Building
Posts: 19,341
Default Re: SPOILER: Anyone disappointed that...

I agree.

__________________
X-MEN RI5E' MUTANT OF THE MONTH | JEAN GREY | PORTRAYED BY FAMKE JANNSEN
"All kind of things." - X1
"This is the only way" - X2
"Kill me before I kill someone else" - X3
"Where else would I be?" - X4
www.twitter.com/xmen5movie2018
psylockolussus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2013, 02:09 AM   #29
Loki882
Side-Kick
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 11,350
Default Re: SPOILER: Anyone disappointed that...

Lets see, Mariko was a great character, the actress was fantastic, for once, Logan got a somewhat happy ending, and there is the potential that she might return in future films (please). So I was glad that she lived, she was too awesome to die.

Loki882 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2013, 02:43 AM   #30
kedrell
PopularisCulturaFanaticus
 
kedrell's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Southern California
Posts: 18,060
Default Re: SPOILER: Anyone disappointed that...

I was more disappointed that Wolverine fighting ninjas didn't happen except for about 10 seconds after which we got the porcupine/arrow scene.

__________________
I have an inner child. Not an inner teenager.
kedrell is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2013, 02:58 AM   #31
The Infernal
Life's End Boss
 
The Infernal's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Scotland
Posts: 6,740
Default Re: SPOILER: Anyone disappointed that...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Drizzle View Post
I hope there's a place for her in DOFP.
At the most I would maybe have Wolverine make reference to her, but I don't see any reason to have her there.

Though I wouldn't say no to her as X-23's mother in an Age of Apocalypse film.

__________________
Lady Luck is smiling at me. She knows something I don't.

My worst fear: When I die all I see is a sign saying 'level 2'. Which means I have to live all of this all over again. Only on a higher difficulty setting.
The Infernal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2013, 03:05 AM   #32
TheVileOne
Side-Kick
 
TheVileOne's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: California
Posts: 36,110
Default Re: SPOILER: Anyone disappointed that...

No. The Wolverine miniseries actually had a positive ending and Wolverine getting a measure of redemption and getting back together with Mariko.

In the anime version she does die though.

__________________
"This is true. This is real. This . . . Is . . . Straight Edge."

- CM Punk
TheVileOne is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2013, 06:21 AM   #33
Nell2ThaIzzay
Banned User
 
Nell2ThaIzzay's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Bay Area, California
Posts: 16,635
Default Re: SPOILER: Anyone disappointed that...

Quote:
Originally Posted by TheVileOne View Post
No. The Wolverine miniseries actually had a positive ending and Wolverine getting a measure of redemption and getting back together with Mariko.

In the anime version she does die though.
But you know that miniseries ended with them not getting together, right?

She basically left him at the altar.

Nell2ThaIzzay is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2013, 07:47 AM   #34
X-Maniac
High Evolutionary
 
X-Maniac's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Genosha
Posts: 12,906
Default Re: SPOILER: Anyone disappointed that...

Quote:
Originally Posted by danoyse View Post
I was expecting that to be the way it ended, but I'm glad they didn't end it that way.
I remember you regularly talking about your expectation that Wolverine would do a mercy killing on a poisoned Mariko. I'd already seen the movie when you were still saying it but i made sure not to give anything away, so that you'd still see things you weren't expecting!

__________________
Noah 3/10, Godzilla 6/10, GoTG 7.5/10, CA:TWS 8/10, Interstellar 8.5/10, X-Men: Days of Future Past 9/10
X-Maniac is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2013, 07:48 AM   #35
Jacky
Side-Kick
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 174
Default Re: SPOILER: Anyone disappointed that...

I liked this ending. I think it was a bold move, to give Logan some sort of ongoing relationship at the end of this movie instead of 'wrapping things up' by getting rid of Mariko. Yes, it was heartbreaking when she died in the comics, and yes, I think her death would work well on the big screen... But not yet. They had only just met. It wouldn't have had the same impact that it had in the comics.

And it would've been too much, with Jean constantly there to remind him he'd already taken the life of a woman he loved.

Besides, I'd love a Mariko cameo in DOFP. Yes, I would.

__________________
"I have to understand the world, you see."
Jacky is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2013, 02:27 PM   #36
Loki882
Side-Kick
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 11,350
Default Re: SPOILER: Anyone disappointed that...

I think that she will pop up again in a future film. The way the movie ended led me to believe that Logan would see her again.

Loki882 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-30-2013, 02:54 PM   #37
danoyse
Snikt. Stab. Repeat.
SHH! Administrator
 
danoyse's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Hooked on a feeling.
Posts: 23,304
Default Re: SPOILER: Anyone disappointed that...

Quote:
Originally Posted by X-Maniac View Post
I remember you regularly talking about your expectation that Wolverine would do a mercy killing on a poisoned Mariko. I'd already seen the movie when you were still saying it but i made sure not to give anything away, so that you'd still see things you weren't expecting!
Thank you for not spoiling that! I was so glad it didn't end like that.

__________________
"You change the world when you change your mind.
danoyse is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:01 AM.

monitoring_string = "dee460792f24517621e3ca080805de7e"
Contact Us - Mobile - SuperHeroHype - ComingSoon.net - Shock Till You Drop - Lost Password - Clear Cookies - Archive - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Top - AdChoices


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SuperHeroHype.com is a property of CraveOnline Media, LLC, an Evolve Media, LLC company. 2014 All Rights Reserved.