Spider-man

  • SONY expands Marvel anti-hero franchise with ‘Morbius’ (trailer)

    Though Marvel and SONY have seemingly resolved some of their recent difficulties (at least allowing Tom Holland’s Spider-man to continue co-existing between their offerings), SONY are continuing on with plans to expand their own section of the Spider-verse. Work is already underway on a sequel to Venom (starring Tom...
  • Insta-Whimsy Spider hits DVD: ‘Far from…’ perfect, but swinging…

    The Avengers managed to restore  those snuffed out of existence by Thanos during the Infinity War, but there’s now a sizeable slice of humanity that have re-entered the world  that’s gone on for four years without them. Peter Parker and several of his key friends all suffered that fate,...
  • BREAKING: Spin-Cycle! Spider-man *back* in MCU to finish ‘trilogy’…

    Oh what tangled webs we weave when first we practice to…. sort out rights, finances and inter-studio relations!  After all our coverage of the problems SONY and Marvel Studios have had over the Spider-man situation, it now appears that there is more to say in their shared universe. After...
  • Holland’s future is still in ‘Uncharted’ waters (for now)…

    Tom Holland’s web-slinger might have an uncertain future with the fractured business relationship between SONY and Marvel,- but for the moment he remains attached to the big-screen adaptation of the acclaimed PS4 game series Unchartered. This is despite the film’s director Dan Trachtenburg (who recently helmed the pilot for...
  • ‘Spider-man’ trailer homes in on post-Thanos ‘616’ reality…

    Though Avengers: Endgame feels very much like the last entry in the current ‘phase’ of Marvel’s movies, there’s still one formal MCU entry to come this year… and this week has seen the release of the spoiler-filled trailer for Spider-man: Far from Home due out in July. Set in...
  • ‘Spider-man: Far from Home’ trailer finally hits interwebs…

    It was originally expected that the trailer for Spider-man: Far from Home would debut just before Christmas, likely within a few days of the Avengers: Endgame trailer. However the death of President H. W. Bush and various other political events resulted in a delay of both.  The Endgame trailer...
  • Worldswide web: Miles of thwip-smart spider fun…

    Miles Morales (Shameik Moore) is a gifted kid, smart and instinctive and the winner of a scholarship that takes him out of his Brooklyn home to study at a local academy. But he feels somewhat adrift from the other richer and more confident students and his relationship with his...
  • Alienated: Why Venom is a Host without the Most…

    Eddie Brock (Tom Hardy) doesn’t have it all, but he has enough to get by.  His investigative-reporting has got him a gig with a significant financial-backer, his fiancée (Michelle Williams) has a tolerant attitude and a high-flying legal job and Brock is one major story away from the big...