The fine folks over at Latino-Review have unearthed a number of very interesting details surrounding the MCU incarnation of the friendly neighborhood Spider-Man! Drew Goddard has had his last few attempts at blockbuster success fall away beneath his feet, hopefully this is a sign of a turn in his fortunes. Hit the jump for all the details! Continue Reading
According to a report by Variety, Marvel and Sony are said to be looking at a decidedly younger actor than any who has portrayed Peter Parker in the past. Hit the jump for more details including who is being looked at and what the film may entail. Continue Reading
Donald Glover is finally making his way into the Spidey-verse as the character he inspired, Miles Morales the Ultimate Spiderman! He is set to voice the character on Ultimate Spiderman: Web Warriors premiering this Sunday! Continue Reading
A new report by Deadline offers eager fans a ton of new information regarding the previously in-the-air future of the Spider-man franchise. With Sinister Six coming in 2016, Venom rumored for 2017 and a new spin-off, supposedly centered around a female hero which is also looking at a 2017 launch, the future of the franchise seems secure. Continue Reading
The Amazing Spiderman 2 hit theatres this past week to slightly less fan fare than was expected. Making 92 million dollars at the box office opening weekend is typically a huge haul, but if your Spiderman those numbers are a little tepid. In any case, TASM2 has more than a few hints at the series’ future plans and with Sony confirming a Sinister Six and Venom spin-off the “Spideyverse” seems to be going full speed ahead. I took it upon myself to come up with a few other potential spin-offs that would add some much needed diversity to the world and would open up some new genre territory for Sony to explore. —>
With The Amazing Spiderman 2 recently hitting theatres and its strong implications for the future of the franchise I thought it a good time to put together my ideal list of contenders to fill out the villain ensemble. There are some pretty obvious choices in here but I do believe there are a couple of names that have yet to be thrown around. In any case, let’s get started (caution: there are big spoilers for the ASM2 so tread lightly). —>
(Scored out of ten; below 5 = not worth seeing, 6 = ok, 7 = good, 8 = great, 9 = fantastic, 10 = next to perfect)
Marc Webb’s second outing behind Sony’s crown jewel definitely lives up to the name. The Amazing Spiderman 2 was just that, amazing. While there were some notable issues ASM proves to be a thoroughly entertaining, emotional, silly, adept world building film all at the same time. Not one to shy away from it’s quirky comic book roots, The Amazing Spiderman 2 does a tremendous job of cementing Spidey as one of the premier superhero franchises on the market and shows that there is plenty of life left in Spiderman’s tank.