Marc Webb reveals his "patient zero" from The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Will the sequel to The Amazing Spider-Man be a lot more heavy on the science of Spider-Man? Let's not forget, a whole "genetically modified Peter Parker" storyline was cut at the last minute from Marc Webb's first movie. Did the director find a way to weave the fake science back in the second time around? » 4/24/13 2:20pm 4/24/13 2:20pm

Chris Cooper will be Norman Osborn in the increasingly crowded Amazing …

Chris Cooper has signed on to play Norman Osborn, a.k.a. the Green Goblin, in Marc Webb's sequel to The Amazing Spider-Man. Cooper joins Dane DeHaan as Osborn's son Harry, Jamie Foxx as Electro, Paul Giamatti as the Rhino (man, it's never not weird typing that), Emma Stone as Gwen Stacy, Shailene Woodley as Mary Jane… » 2/27/13 12:14pm 2/27/13 12:14pm

Paul Giamatti is in talks to play The Rhino in Amazing Spider-Man 2.…

The We almost don't believe this news but it's to mind blowing not to at least discuss. Rumor has it that Paul Giamatti — yes, THAT Paul Giamatti — is in talks to play The Rhino in Marc Webb's Amazing Spider-Man 2, according to THR. Now, just let the thought of an apoplectic Rhino screaming about fucking Merlot sink… » 1/28/13 1:41pm 1/28/13 1:41pm

That creepy Chronicle kid is playing Harry Osborn in the Amazing…

There's been plenty of speculation about who would step into the fancy shoes of comic book character Harry Osborn for The Amazing Spider-Man Sequel. And now, it's official: Dane DeHaan, that wonderfully disturbed kid from Chronicle, will be playing the young Osborn, as confirmed by director Marc Webb's Twitter… » 12/03/12 2:57pm 12/03/12 2:57pm

Deleted scenes from The Amazing Spider-Man reveal the origin story you …

A fairly big chunk of material was cut from Marc Webb's Amazing Spider-Man that forever alters the origins story of Peter Parker's transformation to Spider-Man. Even though Webb has denied that he was going to tinker with original source material, this new scene between Peter, The Lizard and Oscorp henchman Mr. Ratha… » 10/15/12 11:22am 10/15/12 11:22am

Amazing Spider-Man: A Superhero Movie That's Actually About Heroism

There are many types of superhero movies: campy, dark-and-gritty, kid-friendly, gonzo, etc. But really, there are just two kinds: movies that actually have something to say about heroism and sacrifice, and ones that don't. On that basis alone, Amazing Spider-Man is a win. » 7/03/12 9:00am 7/03/12 9:00am

All the Easter Eggs and Comics Shout-Outs to Watch for in The Amazing…

The Amazing Spider-Man is practically a motion comic — there are so many striking hero poses and shots of Spidey posing on the sides of buildings. It's like a great Spidey comic brought to life. But what else should we be looking out for in this superhero reboot? Director Marc Webb gives us the complete run-down of… » 6/28/12 3:04pm 6/28/12 3:04pm

Three new scenes from The Amazing Spider-Man show off Peter Parker's…

The biggest differences between Sam Raimi's Spider-Man saga — which is coming to Blu-Ray in a trio pack on June 12 — and Marc Webb's Amazing Spider-Man is Peter Parker's new attitude, which is on full display in these three new clips. Watch as Spider-Man gets sassy with a burglar and freaks out all over New York City. … » 4/03/12 6:45am 4/03/12 6:45am