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Even Andrew Garfield Wanted SPIDER-MAN To ‘Hook Up With Marvel’

Back when your friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man was rebooted with The Amazing Spider-Man, fans believed it would be the perfect opportunity to link arms with the Marvel Cinematic Universe. They were right, of course, but Sony had other plans. They wanted to set up their own shared universe of Spidey movies starting with the sequel, but […]

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Me, Spidey and Judaism: With Great Chutzpah Comes Great Responsibility

Recently, Andrew Garfield stated he believes Spider-Man is Jewish.  I was told by my fellow Unleash The Fanboy writers that I should write an article about his revelation.  I replied that I only write original thought, not old news.  What Garfield stated was not a unique debate, nor was it shocking. His exact words to […]

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The Amazing Spider-Man Goes Limp At Theatres

Despite receiving mostly positive reviews from critics (netting 4/5 stars here at UTF), The Amazing Spider-Man has suffered a disappointing opening week at the box office. Upon hearing this news, Sam Raimi (the director of Sony’s previous Spidey outings) sprouted a Schadenfreude induced erection. With initial studio estimates claiming TASM would net close to $170 domestically over […]

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Classic Spidey Soundtrack vs The Amazing Spider-Man ‘s

We’re only two weeks away from the debut of Sony’s much anticipated Spidey reboot and we’ve finally got our rotten little mits on its official soundtrack. Composed by veteran Hollywood big wig James Horner (Braveheart, Titanic), these tunes are a solid addition to filmdom… but my inner Danny Elfman fanboy (the man responsible for the […]

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