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10:00 AM on 03.20.2014

Final Amazing Spider-Man 2 trailer shows the rest of the movie

I kid, I kid. But seriously, The Amazing Spider-Man 2's glut of promotional footage has gone and potentially spoiled the entire movie. But here I am hypocritically sharing it with you all. The weird thing is, I don't really ...

Nick Valdez


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Super Bowl TV spots for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 photo
Super Bowl TV spots for The Amazing Spider-Man 2
by Nick Valdez

Remember how we all saw The Amazing Spider-Man and were terribly disappointed with it? Expect all of that to change with its sequel, The Amazing Spider-Man 2. In three different videos (one released before the Super Bowl, one during the Super Bowl, and one online), AS2 completely capitalizes on the good will left by its first trailer. The Super Bowl spots themselves tease a very important arc in the comics, but the top "Enemies Unite Sizzle" is the real star of the show. 

Jamie Foxx's Electro looks to be a very compelling villain. Someone who looked up to Spidey, but eventually realizes Spider-Man treats everyone the same. It might be a nice breakdown of how selfish Peter Parker could potentially be as a hero. And if the sequel is truly meant to set up a Spider-verse complete with spin-offs and multiple films, then this is a good direction to go in.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 webswings into theaters May 2nd. 

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Movie Monday for January 13, 2014 photo
Movie Monday for January 13, 2014
by Michael Jordan

Welcome movie fans to the first episode of Movie Monday! Our brand new show dedicated to getting you caught up on what you missed on Monday, cause we knew you were to hungover Sunday.

We would love to hear back from you, the viewer, about how you feel about the show, and if there is anything you would like added to the show. Please let us know in the comments below or on the Youtube channel, and as always if you like what you see, a subscribe on the channel is always appreciated. Thanks for watching.

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8:00 AM on 01.08.2014

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 gets three new posters

I'm in a weird place with The Amazing Spider-Man 2 right now. After its first trailer, I was mostly skeptical but hopeful. After its international trailer, I was a little more delighted. But now that some time has passed and ...

Nick Valdez

8:00 AM on 12.16.2013

International trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2

The first trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 failed to, well, spark interest mainly because most folks were worried about how the sequel plans to fit three villains into the film. They were getting flashbacks to the Spider...

Nick Valdez

8:00 PM on 12.13.2013

Spider-Man getting Sinister Six, Venom spin-off films

Did you enjoy the first trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2? Did anything jump out and grab you? For your sake, I hope it did because a looooooot of Spider-Man affiliated projects are currently in the works. First of all, th...

Nick Valdez

First official trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 photo
First official trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2
by Nick Valdez

After The Amazing Spider-Man provided a serviceable first effort given the fact Sony had only made the film to avoid losing the rights, fans have been waiting anxiously to see what Sony could pull off for the sequel. The hype leading up to this has been slightly unbearable as we were treated to several trailer teases, banners that make the movie seem terrible, news of possible spin-offs, and pictures of Spider-Man in funny hats

But now that we have the first trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2, what does everyone think? I'm game for it because Jamie Foxx, Paul Giamatti, Dane DeHaan are in it (as Electro, Rhino, and Harry Osborn respectively), and they're fine actors. At least it seems like a good webswing in the right direction.

Besides even if no one likes it, two more Spider-Man flicks are happening anyway. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 spins a web, any size, catches theaters like flies May 2nd. 

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8:00 PM on 12.03.2013

UPDATE: Amazing Spider-Man 2 poster has all the villains

[UPDATE: A higher res version of the poster has been added to the gallery. Take note that it does spoil the film's villains as Amazing Spider-Man 2 seemingly goes to the Spider-Man 3 school of "throw every villain ever into t...

Michael Jordan

3:00 PM on 11.26.2013

Sony Pictures Entertainment to milk Spider-Man franchise

In a move that surprised no one, ever, Sony Pictures Entertainment Co-Chairman Amy Pascal not so covertly pointed out their plans to do spin-off of our now rebooted web heads Spider-Man following it huge cast of sup...

Michael Jordan

12:00 PM on 11.26.2013

The Amazing Spider-Man's suit could've looked worse

Remember The Amazing Spider-Man, the movie Sony made just so it can keep making Spider-Man movies? Remember how not all of it was great and how Spider-Man ended up looking like a scuba diving basketball? Well he could've look...

Nick Valdez

2:00 PM on 11.11.2013

This Amazing Spider-Man 2 photo has a funny hat

One of the more noticeable problems with The Amazing Spider-Man was that it lacked the goofiness of a true Spider-Man adventure. Andrew Garfield is fine in the role, but he didn't have much to do beyond awkward stuttering or ...

Nick Valdez

9:00 AM on 10.03.2013

The Amazing Spider-Man 3 gets its writers

In case you forgot: Sony Pictures recently set dates for both The Amazing Spider-Man 3 and the Amazing Spider-Man 4 in order to retain the rights to Spider-Man and further keeping him away from joining The Avengers and making...

Nick Valdez

11:00 AM on 07.12.2013

UPDATE: A whole heap of Amazing Spider-Man 2 photos

UPDATE: Entertainment Weekly, after releasing the first look at the cover, have released a whole heap of new Amazing Spider-Man 2 photos. Now we have a better look at Jamie Foxx's Electro (he has a chip or something in his he...

Nick Valdez

NRH's Weekly Analysis: A Freudian take on Spider-Man 2 photo
NRH's Weekly Analysis: A Freudian take on Spider-Man 2
by Nathan Hardisty

Spider-Man 2 is one of the greatest superhero films ever made. It is incredible how it manages to have Peter Parker confront one of the most common dilemmas we all face--time management--and still keep a quick pace; Alfred Molina as Doc Ock was possibly one of the best casting decisions of all time; and the whole ‘comic book flair’ that was introduced in the original Spider-Man just seems a whole lot more ‘hearty’ this time. So what on Earth does Sigmund Freud have to do with anything?

Join me as we take a deeper look into some psychological concepts and Spider-Man. I’ll analyze how it approaches Freud’s common theories and how it links with pop psychology nonsense all in the bid of finding richness in the film. Films are whatever you make them, so why not make Spider-Man 2 100% more Freudian?

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10:00 AM on 06.18.2013

Sony confirms Amazing Spider-Man 3 and 4 because money

Before Sony Pictures even finds out how well The Amazing Spider-Man 2 will do in theaters, and before releasing the first teaser footage for it, they've confirmed that they're going to hold to the rights to Spider-Man for a v...

Nick Valdez

11:00 AM on 04.22.2013

New Amazing Spider-Man 2 photos feature Jamie Foxx

Although set photos leaked of Jame Foxx's full Mr. Freeze Electro transformation leaked online, let's just pretend they don't exist for a bit, yeah? The header above is the first official image for Foxx's Maxwell Dillon, who ...

Nick Valdez

7:00 PM on 04.16.2013

First look at Jamie Foxx as Electro in Amazing Spider-Man

Ever since it was announced that Jamie Foxx was cast as Maxwell Dillion, aka Electro, in Mark Webb's Amazing Spider-Man sequel, I know I wasn't alone in wondering what Foxx was going to bring to the character. Now we kno...

Thor Latham

9:00 AM on 02.25.2013

First look at the Amazing Spider-Man sequel costume

Marc Webb's The Amazing Spider-Man distinguished itself from the Sam Raimi films in a couple of ways, one of which was the design of the Spider-Man costume. The upcoming Amazing Spider-Man sequel will have a new costume for S...

Hubert Vigilla

10:00 AM on 02.06.2013

Amazing Spider-Man 2 gets official synopsis, more stars

While The Amazing Spider-Man didn't quite blow me away like the first Sam Raimi film did it did get me interested in seeing the characters story take off again especially with Gwen Stacey existing in this world. The syno...

Matthew Razak

11:00 AM on 01.29.2013

Paul Giamatti to play Rhino in Amazing Spider-Man sequel

Paul Giamatti, as a way of branching beyond play sexy male leads, might be playing a villain again. Although this time, it's a type of villain you wouldn't expect. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Giamatti is talks to pla...

Nick Valdez

10:00 AM on 01.02.2013

Unseen art from Raimi's Spider-Man 2 features The Lizard

You know how Dr. Curt Connors showed up in Sam Raimi's Spider-Man trilogy but never got to turn into The Lizard (even if we got that wish granted several years later)? Apparently, there were plans for Connors to turn into The...

Nick Valdez

11:00 AM on 12.04.2012

Dane DeHann is Harry Osborn in Amazing Spider-Man sequel

Now joining Jamie Foxx as Electro, Shailene Woodley as Mary Jane Watson, and [spoiler replaced by delicious Hostess Fruit Pies] Emma Stone in the Marc Webb directed sequel to this year's semi-blockbuster dad killer,...

Nick Valdez