New SPIDER-MAN Movie Details: MCU Future, INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE Franchise, SINISTER SIX Update

Sony has been on a roll with its Marvel properties lately. The studio successfully relaunched its biggest franchise with Marvel Studios in Spider-Man: Homecoming, Venom began its own Marvel Universe with huge box office numbers, and this weekend, the critically acclaimed Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse was released. Now, the studio is doubling down on its…Continue Reading “New SPIDER-MAN Movie Details: MCU Future, INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE Franchise, SINISTER SIX Update”

Retrospective: THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN

Spider-Man is one of the most popular characters in all of fiction. He’s the mascot of Marvel and a part of the big three superheroes, alongside both Batman and Superman. So, like Superman and Batman, he had an amazing, no spectacular animated series. We’ve talked about Batman: The Animated Series and touched on Superman: The…Continue Reading “Retrospective: THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN”

SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE Sequel and Spinoff Are in Development

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is one of the winter’s most anticipated films, receiving rave reviews and tracking for a solid box office opening. Now, Sony is planning to expand the franchise with not one, but two more movies. Avatar: The Last Airbender‘s Joaquim Dos Santos has been hired to direct a sequel to Into the…Continue Reading “SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE Sequel and Spinoff Are in Development”

SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE Tracking for $30-40 Million Opening Weekend

We’re just a few weeks away from the release of Sony’s Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, which is already generating very positive buzz. Now, the animated movie has hit the tracking boards. Right now, Into the Spider-Verse is on track to open anywhere between $30 and $40 million. The movie’s production budget is currently unknown, but…Continue Reading “SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE Tracking for $30-40 Million Opening Weekend”

Sony Sets IMAX Releases for SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME and MEN IN BLACK Spinoff

Following the box office success of Venom, Sony is strengthening its relationship with IMAX. The two companies have signed their first long-term collaboration, which will see the release of multiple Sony movies in IMAX theaters worldwide. As part of the deal, IMAX will screen Spider-Man: Far From Home and the Men in Black spinoff next…Continue Reading “Sony Sets IMAX Releases for SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME and MEN IN BLACK Spinoff”

SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME Wraps Production

Spider-Man: Far From Home will be the first Marvel movie to come after Avengers 4, which will be the end of the Marvel Cinematic Universe as we know it. While a lot of details are being kept under wraps, we know that the sequel picks up immediately after the events of Avengers 4, when Peter Parker…Continue Reading “SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME Wraps Production”

Composer Michael Giacchino Returns for SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME

Composer Michael Giacchino has collaborated a few times with Marvel Studios in recent years. He created the scores for Doctor Strange and Spider-Man: Homecoming, while he composed the theme for Marvel’s current opening logo. Now, he’s returning to the MCU for his next big project. Giacchino is set to return as composer of the Homecoming…Continue Reading “Composer Michael Giacchino Returns for SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME”

Spider-Man Expected to Appear in KRAVEN THE HUNTER Movie

The biggest critique surrounding Sony’s Universe of Marvel Characters (SUMC) is that, while these characters are prominent parts of Spider-Man lore, Spider-Man himself is absent. Even Venom had to drastically alter its origin story because, in the comics, Eddie Brock and Venom are closely tied to Spider-Man. This, along with Sony’s current deal with Marvel Studios,…Continue Reading “Spider-Man Expected to Appear in KRAVEN THE HUNTER Movie”

30 Years Later: The Legacy of Venom

There are few Marvel Comics characters that have stood the test of time better than Venom. Originally created as a Spider-Man villain in 1988, he went on to become an antihero. This year, Venom celebrates his 30th anniversary, and a lot is going on this year. The Venom movie is out now, the comics have…Continue Reading “30 Years Later: The Legacy of Venom”

Opinion: Why Venom Should Be the Spider-Man of Sony’s Marvel Universe

No matter if you are in camp “hype” or camp “I hope this bomb,” it does not change the fact that there has been a controversy about this since day one. I’m of course talking about the idea of giving Venom an origin separate to Spider-Man. As a fan of comic books in general, I…Continue Reading “Opinion: Why Venom Should Be the Spider-Man of Sony’s Marvel Universe”