Ryan Reynolds trolls Hugh Jackman on Twitter

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The friendly feud started on Twitter when Hugh Jackman posted a picture of him in Beijing, China during his press tour promoting the final Wolverine film, Logan.

On that journey you'll also find an aged and decrepit Professor Xavier, played once again by Patrick Stewart.

"Logan" tore into the weekend box office, opening to a massive $85.3 million and proving that moviegoers will show up in force for R-rated comic book movies. Rs 590 Cr) and in the foreign market, the movie collected over $159 million (approx.

"Logan" is also another R-rated superhero success for Fox, which a year ago hit it big with the surprise superhero blockbuster "Deadpool".

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Ever since his first appearance as Wolverine in the 2000 film X-Men, Hugh Jackman has played the role of the iconic Marvel superhero. Among other stats: Logan is the fourth-biggest March debut behind Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice ($166 million), The Hunger Games ($152.5 million) and Alice in Wonderland ($116.1 million). The Christian tale, starring Sam Worthington and Octavia Spencer, was slammed by critics but attracted one of the largest faith-based audiences in recent years. The film saw a mere 22% drop-off - which is unheard-of with R-rated horror movies - and drew a second place finish with $26.1 million.

The weekend's other new release, Open Road's teen drama "Before I Fall", rounded out the top five, earning about $4.9 million for its eponymous adaptation of the novel about a girl (Zoey Deutch) repeatedly forced to relive the final day of her life. That's the best showing for a Christian-leaning movie since Heaven Is Real came out to $22.5 million nearly three years ago. The micro-budgeted film cost less than $5 million to make, and is the first title from Awesomeness Films. That pushes the Lego spinoff's box office total to $148.6 million and gives the John Wick followup a domestic gross of $83 million.

The figures are still coming in, however the early data has it that Logan managed to clear close to $80 million on its opening weekend, making $33 million on the Friday opening alone.

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