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Movies/films with performances by actor/actress hugh jackman in the superhero genre. Starring, supporting, cameo appearances. Alphabetical, sortable by columns.
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X-Men is a 2000 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name, distributed by 20th Century Fox. It is the first installment in the X-Men film series. The film directed by Bryan Singer and written by David Hayter features an ensemble cast that includes Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Halle Berry, Famke Janssen, James Marsden, Bruce Davison, Rebecca Romijn-Stamos, Ray Park, Tyler Mane and Anna Paquin. It depicts a world in which a small proportion of people are mutants, whose possession of superhuman powers makes them distrusted by normal humans. The film focuses on the mutants Wolverine and Rogue as they are brought into a conflict between two ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin, Ian McKellen, Rebecca Romijn, + more

Initial Release: 2000

Directed by: Bryan Singer

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#80 on The Very Best Movie Franchises

#13 on The Best Superhero Movies Ever Made

#25 on The Best Movies with Only One Word for a Title

#13 on The Greatest Comic Book Movies of All Time

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine is a 2009 superhero film based on the Marvel Comics' fictional character Wolverine, distributed by 20th Century Fox. It is the fourth installment in the X-Men film series. The film was directed by Gavin Hood, written by David Benioff and Skip Woods, and produced by and starring Hugh Jackman. It co-stars Liev Schreiber, Danny Huston, Dominic Monaghan, Will.i.am and Ryan Reynolds. The film is a prequel/spin-off focusing on the violent past of the mutant Wolverine and his relationship with his half-brother Victor Creed. The plot details Wolverine's childhood as James Howlett, his early encounters with Major William Stryker, his time with Team X, and the bonding of ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Hugh Jackman, Ryan Reynolds, Patrick Stewart, Liev Schreiber, Will i Am, + more

Initial Release: 2009

Directed by: Gavin Hood

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#51 on The Best Superhero Movies Ever Made

#55 on The Best Movies for Families

#37 on The Best Wolverine Versions Of All Time

#28 on The Best Superhero Movie Sequels

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X-Men: First Class is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Hugh Jackman Superhero Roles
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X-Men: First Class is a 2011 American superhero film, based on the X-Men characters appearing in Marvel Comics. It is the fifth installment in the X-Men film series. It serves as a prequel to the original trilogy. The film was directed by Matthew Vaughn and produced by Bryan Singer. The story is set primarily in 1962 during the Cuban Missile Crisis, and focuses on the relationship between Professor Charles Xavier and Erik Lehnsherr / Magneto, and the origin of their groups—the X-Men and the Brotherhood of Mutants, respectively. The film also stars Rose Byrne, Jennifer Lawrence, January Jones, Nicholas Hoult, Oliver Platt, Jason Flemyng, Lucas Till, Edi Gathegi, and Kevin Bacon. Producer ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender, January Jones, Rebecca Romijn, + more

Initial Release: 2011

Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

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#6 on The Best Superhero Movies Ever Made

#40 on The Best Adventure Movies

#8 on The Greatest Comic Book Movies of All Time

#57 on The Best Movies for Families

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X-Men: The Last Stand is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Hugh Jackman Superhero Roles
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X-Men: The Last Stand is a 2006 superhero film, based on the X-Men superhero team introduced in Marvel Comics. The film, distributed by 20th Century Fox, is the third installment in the X-Men film series. It was directed by Brett Ratner, written by Simon Kinberg and Zak Penn, and features an ensemble cast, including Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Anna Paquin, and Famke Janssen. The film's script is loosely based on two X-Men comic book story arcs: "The Dark Phoenix Saga" by writer Chris Claremont and artist John Byrne, and "Gifted" by writer Joss Whedon and artist John Cassaday, with a plot that revolves around a "mutant cure" that causes serious repercussions ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin, Ian McKellen, Kelsey Grammer, + more

Initial Release: 2006

Directed by: Brett Ratner

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#49 on The Best Superhero Movies Ever Made

#52 on The Greatest Comic Book Movies of All Time

#98 on The Best CGI Animated Films Ever Made

#35 on The Best Superhero Movie Sequels

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