THE MOVIE: 500 Days of Summer director Marc Webb presents the untold story of Spider-Man’s origin in Sony’s The Amazing Spider-Man, featuring Andrew Garfield (The Social Network) as the costumed web-slinger. Also starring Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Martin Sheen, and Sally Field. In theaters July 3, 2012.
THE TRAILER: Courtesy of Apple Quicktime.
Updates: ComicBookMovie via Latino Review has an interview with Webb on Spider-Man. Oh, and some more pics, courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter. THR has more info from Webb on the creative process behind the new Spidey. CBM also uploaded MTV video interviews with Garfield. CBM via Comic-Con Annual posted an interview with Stone. The first official clip from the film features Peter Parker vs. Gwen Stacy’s doorman. Youtube has a new viral video. AICN has a new picture of the Lizard. AICN has three new low-resolution clips that somehow tie into a smartphone promotion. Youtube has a newly released Japanese trailer, which features a little more footage. Better yet, watch this. AICN has two new posters for the film.
AICN reports that Sony has already commissioned screenwriters Alex Kurtzman and Bob Orci (Transformers, Cowboys & Aliens) to begin penning a script for The Amazing Spider-Man 2, for a possible Summer 2014 release date. Collider has a couple of new images! Total Film has reported that two new posters have been released. Total Film has posted a couple of images, featuring The Lizard. Trailer #3 now available! Call me crazy, but I’m more excited about this than The Dark Knight Rises and The Avengers. Don’t under estimate the power of director Marc Webb. Ropeofsilicon has posted a featurette that focuses on The Lizard. Total Film has posted a pair of Viral videos, focusing on the The Lizard. Still not sold on the movie? Check out a four minute preview.
Check out the new Australian trailer at Indiewire, which features bits and pieces of new footage.
You can check out 25 minutes of behind the scenes footage, as well as what producer Avi Arad has to say about the upcoming Venom movie, which will be directed by Josh Trank of Chronicle fame. Says Avi: “The truth is [Venom] also deserves his own movie.”
BREAKING NEWS: EW.com has a new clip, which features Peter Parker doing some amazing things with a basketball.