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'I'm Spider-Man!'

19 March 2014  |  Written by Phil de Semlyen  |  Source: Sony Pictures

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With Uncle Ben no longer around to lend his sage advice, Peter Parker (Andrew Garfield) is clearly struggling with the whole with-great-power-comes-great-responsibility thing. As the latest – and final – trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 shows, a little arrogance is creeping into his game and hubris could yet be his undoing. Click below for a closer look.

So what can we glean from this? That Peter’s dad Richard and Chris Cooper’s ailing Norman Osborn will be significant deus ex machina in the story: one, still doing good from beyond the grave; the other leading his son astray from his possible deathbed. (Well, he doesn’t sound too sprightly here.)

Richard’s secret subway carriage could steer Spidey towards the evil at work within Oscorp... and there’s plenty of it. It’s a much closer look at the heavily armoured, and armed, Rhino, played in human form by Paul Giamatti, and Jamie Foxx’s Electro in action. Dane DeHaan’s reinvention as the Green Goblin also gets a proper airing, although we can’t help preferring him when he’s channelling young-Leo-with-the-flu as the pasty, lab-lit Osborn Junior.

Somewhere amid this gathering storm of baddies, Peter is trying to make his relationship with Gwen Stacy (Emma Stone) work and get his homework done on time. Good luck with that, dude.

So can Marc Webb’s second Spidey outing tread that fine line between setting up the villains of future movies without overloading the story in the way that ultimately doomed Spider-Man 3? Find out on April 18 if you’re in the UK, and May 2 in the US. For a more micro-detailed look at what we know so far head over to this teaser trailer breakdown.

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It tune to "started from the bottom" By Drake
"Spidey looks like a total douche ya." "Spidey looks like a big fat douche ya." "Spidey looks like a total douche ya." "Spidey looks like a big fat douche man." "He looks like a bragger, his ego is total crap." "I watched only 30 seconds and he still looks like a brat." "About annoying as Sam Witwicky but he has a better personalityyyy" "He looks a whiny dochebag." "About as whiny as Maguire but way more More

Posted by Darren47 at 03:00 on 29 March 2014 | Report This Post

Garfield's Spidey is still a douche. Could care less for this board room planned CG fest. More

Posted by rich at 17:42 on 20 March 2014 | Report This Post

I'm still struggling to see anything in this series that Sam Raimi didn't do last time around - and last time around, let's not forget, was only 2007... Time was, when a company held an option on a Mervel character that was about to go out of date and they slapped together any old crap to hang on to the rights, they had the decency not to release it. More

Posted by gaijin san at 11:37 on 20 March 2014 | Report This Post

Too Many Trailers But...
I am still excited about this film! i am hoping that Norman Osborn does get to do more then sit in a bed and get all flaky....though his voice in the trailer sounded altered so i think theres more up their sleeves with him Still loving Electro his look/sound love it More

Posted by Aaronmantium at 23:02 on 19 March 2014 | Report This Post

I am quite excited about this; love the brief shot of Rhino charging!! But then I am easily pleased... More

Posted by waltham1979 at 16:51 on 19 March 2014 | Report This Post

Is it just me or have they given away too much? I hope there are some surprises still in the actual film. More

Posted by IKnewTheTwist at 15:43 on 19 March 2014 | Report This Post

nice visuals,
but i'm all spidey-ed out. doesn't get me excited at all. More

Posted by tysmuse at 15:00 on 19 March 2014 | Report This Post

I'm excited! :) More

Posted by Medion at 14:25 on 19 March 2014 | Report This Post

Everything he knows... is about the change. More

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