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What made the Munsons think that Laura was a mutant?

They didn't think she was a mutant, they thought she was mute. The conversation went like this: WILL How long’s your girl been that way? (off Logan’s look) Mute. LOGAN Since... well.. ...
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In Logan, what disease is this character dying of?

He's old and is being poisoned by his Adamantium implants The film Logan has been created in such a way that it doesn't necessarily need to be explained in details. The writers and producers seem to ...
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Did Logan intentionally pay off Yukio's prophecy?

Yes James Mangold, who is the Writer and Director of the movie Logan as well as the Director of The Wolverine, confirms on Twitter that he did intend that as foreshadowing the whole time!! Twitter ...
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Can X-23 physically grow?

X-23 actually only has adamantium plated claws sheathed in her forearm and in her feet. She escaped the facility where she was being held at before they could do a full coating of adamantium through ...
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Does Wolverine's healing factor still work properly in Logan (the movie)?

Director James Mangold answered this in an interview with Empire Online. In this XCU version, Logan's healing factor abilities have altered over time. While they still heal him, they no longer heal ...
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How can Charles Xavier be alive in the movie Logan?

Update. The film was, apparently set in the year 2029, according to the film's director. "It's year 2029 when the movie takes place," Logan director James Mangold told ComicBook.com in an ...
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Are any of the X-Men comic covers or pages in the movie Logan pre-existing?

All of the comic covers were made specifically for the movie. According to this interview with director James Mangold at Slashfilm, Logan also incorporates the idea of X-Men comics in a really ...
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Can X-23 physically grow?

Your question is difficult to answer in one word, because there are several factors at play here, but, the short answer is yes. First, X-23, as she is portrayed in the comics, does NOT have an ...
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In Logan, what disease is this character dying of?

Mutant Gene Suppression Typically, anything that is sweetened artificially (certain sweet ciders, sweetened ales, alcopops, etc.) will use HFCS as it's cheap and easy. Notably, during the film, ...
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Since when do X-Men comics exist in X-Men?

Yes, within the Marvel comics universe, comic books exist for many of the major characters. Some, like the Fantastic Four, "authorize" Marvel (the company) to do stories loosely based on their ...
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What is the track in the Logan (2017) trailer?

Johnny Cash - Hurt1 Released in 2002 for his album American IV: The Man Comes Around. Originally written and performed by Nine Inch Nails. Director James Mangold did an interview with Empire magazine, ...
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Was Xavier responsible for the Westchester Incident?

First off, the movie is not based in any meaningful way on Old Man Logan. At best, the writers thought the title sounded cool, but other than Logan being old and going on a road trip, every ...
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What happened to Magneto?

We have no idea where Magneto or any of the other mutants are. As far as we know, they're probably dead. For starters, Logan was a movie about Logan, not Wolverine, and not the X-Men. The rest of the ...
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How can Charles Xavier be alive in the movie Logan?

I understand the confusion, as James Howlett has been alive since the 1800s, fighting his way through various wars in history as we saw in The Wolverine. However, something which isn't often brought ...
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Does "Logan" have continuity with X-men movies? Which ones?

The answer has two parts: Logan doesn't bother with continuity unless it wants to, and Fox has left the "events" of the 2000's in the new timeline basically undocumented , so they can be whatever ...
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Are the adamantium rules from previous Wolverine movies now not canon after "Logan"?

Not necessarily, and not all of it. X-Men continuity is tricky. In general, it's hard to reconcile the X-Men Cinematic Universe together no matter which movies you use. Origins: Wolverine contradicts ...
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What are the essential films one needs to watch before "Logan"?

Realistically, you don't need to see any of them, as long as you are aware of who Logan and Charles Xavier are and what their basic personalities are like. This movie was filmed in such a way that it'...
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Were these three the last surviving natural born mutants?

That's what we are meant to believe, Yes However, I don't recall any hard proof from the film that all mutants had been wiped out. The Doctor towards the end but we do not know for certain. It's ...
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What happened to Charles Xavier's money?

During the film Logan Charles, who is suffering from a degenerative brain disease of some kind, is on the run and being protected by Logan after Under these circumstances, there is no way for Charles ...
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Is Sabretooth still alive?

I don't understand why this character is still alive, I thought he had died in another movie. I thought Logan had killed him. Did they resurrect him? Or is he rescued by someone? In what movie did ...
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What are the non-contemporaneous items or design choices in Logan?

There are relatively few elements in Logan which are indicative of the future relative to today (dystopian future plot points aside). However: It is outside the scope of the question, but for ...
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Who was Rictor speaking to over the radio?

We never find out who the escapees were speaking to. All we know is that the adults that got them out of Transigen had gotten in contact with a place in Canada were the mutant children would be given ...
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Why did Donald Pierce need Laura?

She was a liability as well as stolen company property and needed to be brought in for decommissioning. Weapon-X is dead, long live Weapon-X If you recall, the Weapon-X program was declared a ...
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Does "Logan" have continuity with X-men movies? Which ones?

I would argue that the simple answer is that director James Mangold didn't really care for the alternate timeline/reboot stuff that began with First Class and decided to make a sequel to The Wolverine,...
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Is Sabretooth still alive?

Sabretooth was not in the film. His character was going to be included but the writers decided against it. “There was a moment when we were thinking about, as I recall, Jim [Mangold] had an idea ...
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Why do the mutant children need to reach Canada in Logan?

Why do the need to reach Canada? Gabriela and Laura explain this in the movie. They believe a sanctuary called "Eden" exists, and that if they can reach the coordinates in North Dakota, that ...
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Was Xavier responsible for the Westchester Incident?

Undoubtedly, it was Charles Xavier According to the recently released screenplay for Logan, Charles remembers that he was the one who caused the incident at Westchester. He confesses it to 'Logan' in ...
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Why did Donald Pierce need Laura?

There are at least two good reasons : Laura is an investment It took lots of time, money and effort to create someone with her powers and it seems that her skills only grew over the time when she was ...
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What are the essential films one needs to watch before "Logan"?

Logan is fairly self-contained, so you don't need a ton of backstory, but a good understanding of Logan's character does help. The ones I found most important were: X-Men X-2: X-Men United X-3: The ...
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Does Wolverine's healing factor still work properly in Logan (the movie)?

No, his healing factor is not working as before As explained in the official screenplay: Now might be a good time to talk about “fights” described in the next 100 or so pages. Basically, if you’re on ...
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