Marvel/Sony Take the John Hughes Route with Their Spider-Man Director Shortlist

The reported shortlist for the Marvel/Sony Spider-Man reboot includes 50/50's Jason Levine, Pitch Perfect's Jason Moore, and more.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 06 May 2015 - 11:26AM

Has the Title of Marvel's Spider-Man Movie Been Revealed?

The working title for the new Spider-Man film is rumored to be Spider-Man: The New Avenger.

Janey Tracey
Monday, 27 April 2015 - 1:37PM

Marvel Narrows Down Peter Parker Shortlist to Five Actors, Hires LEGO Movie Writers for Spider-Man Animated Film

Five young actors have made the shortlist for Marvel's Spider-Man, while Phil Lord and Chris Miller are set to pen the upcoming...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 23 April 2015 - 2:12PM

Kevin Feige Confirms Marvel's Spider-Man Will Be Yet Another High School Peter Parker

After much unsubstantiated speculation, Marvel's Kevin Feige confirms that the new Spider-Man will be in high school, and will be yet...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 13 April 2015 - 9:56AM

Is Marvel Casting Peter Parker for Captain America: Civil War?

Two different reports indicate that Marvel may be casting Peter Parker, not Miles Morales, for Captain America: Civil War.

Janey Tracey
Monday, 23 March 2015 - 4:10PM

Marvel's Stan Lee to Teach a Smithsonian Course on the History of Superheroes

Who better to teach about superheroes than Stan Lee? The legendary comic creator will team up with Michael Uslan, known for producing...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 03 March 2015 - 5:25PM

Report: Drew Goddard to Write and Direct Marvel and Sony's Spider-Man Reboot

Drew Goddard is the chosen one. The Cabin in the Woods director has been selected as the man responsible for bringing Spider-Man into...

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 02 March 2015 - 4:30PM

Everything You Need to Know About Spider-Man Coming Home to the MCU

Is it really happening?     It's really happening! After years of speculation, Spider-Man is returning home to the Marvel...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 10 February 2015 - 5:49PM

Sony Exec's Departure Could See Spider-Man Negotiations Re-Opened With Marvel

The much-rumored negotiations over Spider-Man movie rights between Marvel and Sony Pictures are rapidly becoming worthy of Hollywood...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 06 February 2015 - 11:03AM

Biochemist Calculates How Many Eggs Spider-Man Needs to Eat for Breakfast

What does Spider-Man eat for breakfast? In an essay for The Conversation, Mark Lorch, senior lecturer in biological chemistry at...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 29 January 2015 - 2:28PM

Sony Denies that Spider-Man Is Anywhere Near Joining the MCU

Yesterday, rumors were flying that Spider-Man would join the Marvel Cinematic Universe, first appearing with a new team of Avengers in...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 15 January 2015 - 11:05AM

Rumor Mongering: Sony and Marvel Reach a Deal for Spider-Man to Appear in Phase 3?

There have been rumors for months now that Sony and Marvel were attempting to reach a deal to share the rights to Spider-Man, allowing...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 14 January 2015 - 1:47PM

Amazing Spider-Man Renew Your Vows Is Joining Marvel's Summer 2015 Comics Line-Up

The latest Marvel Summer 2015 teaser is here and it's a big one for Spider-Man fans. Seen below is the teaser cover for Amazing...

Kieran Dickson
Thursday, 30 October 2014 - 4:48PM

Are Marvel and Sony Striking A Deal To Bring Spider-Man Into the MCU?

There have been some crazy rumors about Marvel over the last few days. First there was the rumor that the final installment of the...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 07 October 2014 - 10:23AM

Marvel Preview Pages: Prequel Series Learning to Crawl with Amazing Spider-Man #1.5

We just can't get enough of Spider-Man's origin story these days. "Learning to Crawl" is a throwback to Peter Parker's early days as a...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 18 September 2014 - 3:17PM

Donald Glover Is (Finally) the Ultimate Spider-Man

After fans famously clamored for Donald Glover to play the classic Marvel superhero, the talented actor is finally getting his chance...

Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 10:35AM

Sony Plots A Female Superhero Movie For 2017

It looks like Sony will beat Marvel, the current king of superhero movies (and arguably of diversity as well), to finally making a...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 04 August 2014 - 2:05PM

The Amazing Spider-Man

The origin story of Spider-Man, Peter Parker is bitten by a radioactive spider and develops superpowers. His transition into a...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 23 July 2014 - 5:22PM

Confirmed: Shailene Woodley Not Returning for Amazing Spider-Man 3

When Shailene Woodley's scenes were cut from "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," many fans were hoping that she would reprise the role in the...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 16 June 2014 - 10:35AM

Is Sony Using The Amazing Spider-Man 3 Release Date as a Placeholder?

Sony recently released an ambitious list of release dates for the third and fourth of their Spider-Man franchise films; they aimed to...

Friday, 13 June 2014 - 1:59PM