Excerpt: Wolverine is depressed. All of our heroes are now, so why not Wolverine too? He spends his days sulking in the woods, listening to radios in the rain and occasionally killing bears. In the midst of a bar fight, Wolverine is whisked away to Japan to contemplate immortality – and sadly meet no more bears. Suddenly, The Wolverine is less about its emphatic title than it is about an in-fighting clash of Japanese family members.