" I think that kids who look like me and who live in neighborhoods like I grew up in deserve to know that they also can be super. We're seeing it with Black Panther right? They need to know that they can be superheroes too."Read More
A "teaser trailer" for a SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN movie starring Dylan O'Brien has racked up a jaw-dropping number of hits. The only problem: the movie is not real.Read More
Unless you have Black Panther tickets.
There are so many great things about this video of a YouTuber, dressed as Spider-Man, dancing to a-ha's 1985 hit "Take on Me." I don't know if it's because the song is from right in the middle of the heyday of John Hughes movies, and Spider-Man: Homecoming was basically pitched to the public as John Hughes meets Spider-Man, or if it's because the original "Take on Me" music video prominently featured comic books, or possibly both, but this just feels too perfect.Read More
The Super Bowl gave us eagles fighting patriots like a dystopian vision of the America we're headed towards, but it also gave us so much more: actual new glimpses of Infinity War—life-giving trickles of superhero-infused water in our vast desert of what we actually know about Infinity War.Read More
Sony Animation has dropped the teaser trailer for Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse, an animated movie starring Miles Morales that will hit theaters in December 2018.Read More
While many people on planet Earth were psyched to see the official Avengers: Infinity War trailer go up, for a segment of the population with a deep emotional attachment to these characters and their world, today has been like Christmas morning mixed with Ragnarok.Read More
Honest Trailer For Spider-Man: Homecoming Proves Honest Trailers Doesn’t Need Their Disgraced Creator
We've long been fans of the hilarious Honest Trailers, so it was hard to know what would happen to the series when its co-founder, Andy Signore, was fired in early October over multiple allegations of sexual harassment and assault. But Honest Trailers is doing just fine without Signore.Read More
“You gave a teenager a weaponized super-suit. Am I the only one who thinks this is weird?” —Superman The folks over at How It Should Have Ended finally set their sites on this summer’s Spider-Man: Homecoming, a fun movie that I think we can agree also had its share of flaws. “After you guys submitted over 30 […]Read More
Russia's Internet propaganda war on the U.S. is continuing apace.Read More
The news has been really bad this week—no, even worse than usual—so let's take a minute to focus on the bright spots. Though flooding from Hurricane Harvey has driven tons of people from their homes, caused tragic deaths, and is still creating new problems even as the storm moves inland and subsides, people have also shown an outpouring of support, including a very familiar wall-crawler.Read More
Willem Dafoe's original Green Goblin look was much more like a creepy Halloween mask.Read More
ScreenCrush shared this video to illustrate that small choices that make Sam Raimi's Spider-Man 2 feel like "a careful character study disguised as an action-packed blockbuster" and Marc Webb's Amazing Spider-Man 2 feel more like "a Sony executive's checklist."Read More
I've been thinking about the fun to be had at Spider-Man: Homecoming, but also about how audiences who see it this weekend won't be seeing two female characters speak to one another.Read More
3.5 out of 5 tangled webs.
If you love Spider-Man or have a small child, oh boy, do I have good news for you. For the rest of us, Spider-Man: Homecoming can be light-hearted and enjoyable, but it probably won't knock your socks off.Read More
It takes a lot of talent to make those words sound as dramatic as Zendaya manages to do.Read More
Warning: This post is full of spiders.
Spider-Man: Homecoming finally hits theaters later this week, and it's bringing a wall-crawler to the big screen with more gadgets than he's ever had before. He does everything a spider can and way more, though that's already seemed like the case with some of his powers that push the boundaries of our suspension of disbelief. As it turns out, spiders may do more of what a Spider-Man can than you might have guessed.Read More
Critically acclaimed horror author Stephen King is a huge fan of TNT's Claws, and so are we! Seriously, what other endorsements do you need? Go watch it now!Read More
We're learning a lot of new things about the Marvel Cinematic Universe/Sony Spider-Man as the final publicity push for the upcoming Spider-Man: Homecoming kicks in ahead of the movie's release late next week. Not only is Marvel planning to use Peter Parker to guide audiences through a human-level look at a changing MCU, but there may be room left open for big changes for Spider-Man himself in the future.Read More
The tangled web Marvel weaves ...
We've still got almost a year to go before the Avengers kick off the fated battle with Thanos that's been building for the entire run of Marvel movies, but the Marvel braintrust has already hashed out how the connected universe's next "phase" will begin—a necessity with so many interconnected parts. Now, we know how phase 4 will kick off.Read More
Milana Vayntrub, whom you might know from the hit show This Is Us, came to the United States from Russia when she was three.Read More