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Release
03 July 2012
Certificate 12A
Cast
Andrew Garfield , Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Denis Leary, Campbell Scott, Sally Field, Martin Sheen
Director(s)
Marc Webb
Screenwriter(s)
James Vanderbilt, Alvin Sargent, Steve Kloves

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OUT 03 JULY 2012

The Amazing Spider-Man

Genres Action, Scifi

Film synopsis Raised by his Uncle Ben (Sheen) and Aunt May (Field), outcast high-schooler Peter Parker (Garfield) gets duffed up by jocks, crushes on classmate Gwen Stacy (Stone) and investigates the disappearance of his parents. This last impulse leads him to his father’s co-worker, scientist Curt Connors (Ifans), and a date with a radioactive spider.

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RE: Spiderman reboot
Dont get me wrong I don't mind a bit of a preview but this was terrible. I'm trying hard not to kiss Nolans arse here but at least with the DK and DKR previews it was just one scene that didn't take anything away from the overall movie, just serving as villain introduction for the viewers. Really feels like there's not much point now, what's the use in trying to stay spoiler and footage lite just to get fcked over like that in the cinema. Why studios feel that we need to know the entire plot go More

Posted by Dirk Miggler at 11:34, 05 June 2012 | Report This Post

RE: Spiderman reboot
L: Dirk Miggler Anyones else see that god awful trailer before Prometheus. It was like 10 minutes long. why ? eah, it was utter pants. Really put me off going to see it. It gave the impression it had ended at one point and then continues on for another 5 minutes or so. Yawn!  More

Posted by NinjaShortbread212 at 14:01, 04 June 2012 | Report This Post

Spider-man Amazo
Really impressed by the IMAX 3D preview before Prometheus. The shots of Spider-man swinging through the city were stunning.  More

Posted by Macavity at 13:38, 04 June 2012 | Report This Post

RE: Spiderman reboot
L: porntrooper L: OPEN YOUR EYES Yeah that spidey trailer was abit long. Also the 3D looked bad.Due to Spidey swinging around in a certain speed I felt the 3D generally made Spidey look like a Red and Blue blob.Clearly something the studio need to fix. I'm still going to be positive about this film,though it could swing(r way. @Porntrooper :or=#FFFFFF]Its Mary Janeote] What? Tell me that spoiler is a piss take..... please.... o its true. Also Barney the Din More

Posted by OPEN YOUR EYES at 10:41, 04 June 2012 | Report This Post

RE: Spiderman reboot
L: OPEN YOUR EYES Yeah that spidey trailer was abit long. Also the 3D looked bad.Due to Spidey swinging around in a certain speed I felt the 3D generally made Spidey look like a Red and Blue blob.Clearly something the studio need to fix. I'm still going to be positive about this film,though it could swing(r way. @Porntrooper :or=#FFFFFF]Its Mary Janeote] What? Tell me that spoiler is a piss take..... please....  More

Posted by porntrooper at 10:22, 04 June 2012 | Report This Post

RE: Spiderman reboot
Yeah that spidey trailer was abit long. Also the 3D looked bad.Due to Spidey swinging around in a certain speed I felt the 3D generally made Spidey look like a Red and Blue blob.Clearly something the studio need to fix. I'm still going to be positive about this film,though it could swing(r way. @Porntrooper :or=#FFFFFF]Its Mary Jane  More

Posted by OPEN YOUR EYES at 09:54, 04 June 2012 | Report This Post

RE: Spiderman reboot
L: Spaldron L: Dirk Miggler Anyones else see that god awful trailer before Prometheus. It was like 10 minutes long. why ? uck yes, it went on for ages, I have no idea what they were thinking. It was like half a trailer and several full scenes intercut. Completely stupid and pointless, really didn't interest me in the slightest. ea, we got that too and the whole audience seemed to groan as it went on and on. I have to say though, I think it looks pretty damn good. I cant More

Posted by porntrooper at 09:31, 04 June 2012 | Report This Post

RE: Spiderman reboot
L: Dirk Miggler Anyones else see that god awful trailer before Prometheus. It was like 10 minutes long. why ? uck yes, it went on for ages, I have no idea what they were thinking. It was like half a trailer and several full scenes intercut. Completely stupid and pointless, really didn't interest me in the slightest.  More

Posted by Spaldron at 04:16, 04 June 2012 | Report This Post

RE: Spiderman reboot
Anyones else see that god awful trailer before Prometheus. It was like 10 minutes long. why ?  More

Posted by Dirk Miggler at 02:02, 04 June 2012 | Report This Post

RE: YES!
The effects and as said Spidey's movements are better, but I guess that's to be expected with effects progress. But I still think it looks like doesn't quite know what it wants to be. Dark edge roots movie or one with a great big lizard crushing New York?  More

Posted by IamMax at 14:30, 01 June 2012 | Report This Post

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