Think of Sam Raimi’s 2002 Spider-Man and Marc Webb’s 2012 The Amazing Spider-Man as the cinematic equivalents of Marvel and Marvel Knights. Despite some alterations to the source material, Raimi’s take earned the trust of the most purists fans, with a glitzy-telenovela-like Peter Parker in Tobey Maguire, treating the origin story in an appropriate order (except for the organic web-shooters), [...]
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New Amazing Spider-Man stills are circulating on the web. Although the photos of Spidey and aren’t very exciting, the beautiful Emma Stone looks amazing. Marc Webb’s Amazing Spider-Man will be released July 3, 2012. Source: icv2
This film may make you sad if you miss Peter Parker from the Ultimate Universe. A bunch of geeky friends got together and made a digital motion comic about Ultimate Spider-Man’s recent storyline “Death of Spider-Man.” It’s a painful tale of a 16-year-old boy who wouldn’t give up. This is Brian Michael Bendis and Mark Bagley’s swan song for the [...]
I used to pretend that I was Spider-Man when I was a kid — I even had the pajamas. The hardest part was finding something that resembled spiderwebs, and nailing down the feel of the swing. Spider-Man is a cutting-edge nerd that’s a super-strong acrobat who at any moment leap away like a spider. I couldn’t do this so I [...]
Two new images of Andrew Garfield as Spider-man have surfaced. Both images provide the rich textures of the new Spidey suit. The second image gives us a good view of the side of his costume. And did you notice the bottom of his shoes? Is it for better Spidey traction? Regardless, the new costume is impressive Sony’s Amazing Spider-Man movie [...]
Glenn Beck has a major problem with the new Spider-man and thinks Michelle Obama is to blame. Marvel Comics released an all-new Spider-man in their Ultimate Spider-man series.
Here at TL Central (aka, our office in West Philly), we have deep love for superheroes, and Spider-Man in particular. In comic books, there have been many iterations of Spider-Man and his storyline, and each time the story has shifted significantly, fans have become irate. I myself was disconcerted by Peter Parker getting married; something about that seemed too bourgeois [...]