Archive for Andrew Garfield

Review: The Amazing Spider-Man

Posted in Movie Review, Movies with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 12, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Here we are, little more than ten years on from the first Spider-Man movie and the franchise has been rebooted. A new director, new stars, and the promise of an ‘untold story’. Will The Amazing Spider-Man live up to its title, or will we be wishing they left the series alone? Read on and all will be revealed.

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News: The Amazing Spider-Man Pics And Vids

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , on June 19, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

The first Amazing Spider-Man reviews are doing the rounds and are mostly positive, which is a good thing. It seems my apprehension towards the reboot was unfounded. So, with this happy news ringing in our collective ears, let’s check out some pics and vids as we count down to the film’s release. Continue reading

News: The Amazing Spider-Man Posters, Pics, Promo Reels, And Viral Vids

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , on May 16, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Is it fair to say that The Amazing Spider-Man is the least anticipated of this year’s superhero movies? Is it the thought of sitting through the origin story AGAIN, so soon after the last version, that’s putting us off? Or is it that it’s up against the likes of Whedon’s The Avengers and Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises which is dulling the impact of the webslinger? It maybe neither, it could be both. What I do know is that Sony is cranking up the hype machine in readiness for release and we are getting a lot of new stuff to pore over. Let’s get to it. Continue reading

News: The Amazing Spider-Man Posters and Brand New Trailer

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , on May 4, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

The Avengers, the first in a trifecta of superhero movies this summer is out (or almost out) the world over. Chris Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises has used this opportunity to release its latest trailer and air it before Marvel Studios’ behemoth, and guess what? So has Marc Webb’s The Amazing Spider-Man. Before we get to the new trailer (I like to keep you all in suspense), I thought it’d be cool to check out a series of posters, like the one above, and new pics from the film. Let’s get to it! Continue reading

Weekly Ricochet: The Avengers, The Amazing Spider-Man, Prometheus, Transformers 4, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles…

Posted in Comics, Movies, News, Thoughts, Trailer, Weekly Ricochet with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 19, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

This week’s Ricochet has a couple of trailers, a few pics, and some interesting rumours. Let’s get to it. Continue reading

News: First Clip From The Amazing Spider-Man

Posted in Comics, Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , , , on February 18, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Things are stepping up in The Amazing Spider-Man promo stakes. Last week saw the release of the latest trailer, which was so darn good it helped change my opinion of the movie. This week the first clip from Marc Webb’s superhero flick has been released to the public via the viral site www.markofthespider-man.com. You wanna see it? Of course you do. Continue reading

Weekly Ricochet: The Amazing Spider-Man, Dredd, The Wolverine, and Prometheus

Posted in Movies, News, Thoughts, Trailer, Weekly Ricochet with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 12, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

A quick round up for the Weekly Ricochet this week. Firstly, we here at The Shootening were lucky enough to have someone at the London sneak preview of The Amazing Spider-Man, giving me an excuse to post the picture of Andrew Garfield’s Spider-Man unmasked above. Continue reading