The Amazing Spider-Man

The Amazing Spider-Man
  • 2012
  • US
  • 2h 16min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Marc Webb
  • Written by: Alvin Sargent, Steve Kloves
  • Cast: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans
  • UK release: 3 July 2012

This spin-off from the Spider-Man franchise explores the story of young Peter Parker as he struggles to come to terms with being abandoned by his parents and his early confrontations with Dr Curt Connors' giant lizard. Director Webb and star Garfield breathe new life into this Marvel favourite.

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The Amazing Spider-Man

29 Jun 20124 stars

Marc Webb breathes new life into this Marvel comic favourite

Originally envisaged as the fourth film in the Sam Raimi and Tobey Maguire franchise, The Amazing Spider-Man became a re-boot once those two names departed. Rather than a weak imitation however, incoming director Marc Webb succeeds in breathing new life…

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