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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 London Preview And New Trailer

Posted in Comics, Movies, News, Thoughts, Trailer with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 7, 2012 by bunchofsteve

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A brand new trailer for Marc Webb’s The Amazing Spider-Man, Sony Picture’s upcoming reboot of the Spider-Man franchise, debuted around the world last night with a well-orchestrated publicity mob to propel this semi-event to the front pages of the movie and geek press. But is it worth a headline? Fear not, feckless film fan, we were there to get the skinny on Spidey’s new threads…
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Feature: The Amazing Spider-Man

Posted in Comics, Movies, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 11, 2011 by Bjorn Grainger

Since I set upon The Shootening’s new direction I’ve had little opportunity to talk about The Amazing Spider-Man. Has there been a dearth of news? The Dark Knight Rises and The Avengers seem to be making all the noise, just as the new Spidey entered post-production. Or has it been my own bias towards the film? I’ll be the first to say I love Sam Raimi’s movies (Well, Spider-Man and Spider-Man 2, the less said about 3 the better) and the thought of a reboot barely ten years after the first film did rankle somewhat. But, hey, it’s here, it’s happening, and it’s up to me to deal with it. So let’s have a look, shall we?

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