Forget Spidey, When Will Movies Give Us a Decent Peter Parker?

The recent Sony hack has given some insight into just how unsure Sony is about its Spider-Man franchise, but whatever happens next, here's hoping they know how to show Peter Parker and Spider-Man on the big screen. » 12/18/14 3:53pm 12/18/14 3:53pm

Treasure-hunting after the apocalypse, with mutants and zombie sharks

Gerard Butler is set to team up with Antoine Fuqua to star in Afterburn, a movie based on a comic book about treasure-hunters who plunder the Eastern Hemisphere after solar flares turn it into a hellhole full of monsters. » 11/16/10 11:34am 11/16/10 11:34am

Tobey Maguire Will Play Spider-Man For Cake And Ice Cream

Did you know that Tobey Maguire does Spider-Man appearances at kids' parties, just for kicks? But now that his time as big-screen Spidey has ended, will this stop the star from birthday cameos and superpowered balloon-animal crafting? » 1/12/10 9:00am 1/12/10 9:00am

Is Tobey Maguire Your Next Bilbo Baggins?

The latest Hobbit rumor whirling around the internet is that Spider-Man may be hanging up his web for a bit, to star in Peter Jackson and Guillermo del Toro's Hobbit. Is Tobey Maguire heading to the shire? UPDATE! » 12/15/09 10:00am 12/15/09 10:00am

Sam Raimi And Tobey Maguire Back For Spidey 4 And 5

Not only is Spider-Man » 9/05/08 2:42pm 9/05/08 2:42pm director Sam Raimi back in the web-slinging biz for both 4 and 5, but he's bringing his original Peter Parker, Tobey Maguire, back with him, according to insider blogger Nikki Finke. But has Raimi learned his lessons from ? Early signs point to yes.Nikki Finke reported that Maguire and Raimi…

Don't Let Tobey Ruin Another Spider-Man

Tobey Maguire will get one more shot to apologize for emo Spidey. The online rumors that Sony was planning to scrap Tobey as Spider-Man, in favor of new teen sensation Patrick Fugit, have been proved wrong. In a statement to IESB, Sony/Columbia Pictures says, "No one is being considered for the role but Tobey.… » 5/29/08 8:20am 5/29/08 8:20am

Spider-Man Picks Up Star Wars Fandom Creation

Try as hard as I might, I just can't avoid wanting to say "The Force is strong with Red5 Comics." The upstart comic publisher - less than a year old, and formed from connections made in Star Wars fandom - has just had their first taste of stardom with the news that Tobey Maguire's production company has plans to make… » 3/28/08 7:30am 3/28/08 7:30am

Sam Raimi, Put A Sock In It

Sam Raimi drops us the stunning news that "Spider-Man 4 is up to the writer," which must mean that his claims of exhaustion are true. Let's face it, you dropped the ball with Spider-Man 3, now it's time to stop talking about it. » 11/28/07 1:47pm 11/28/07 1:47pm