Tag: SPIDER-MAN

Sony Building Towards A Venom And Spider-Man Confrontation

With Sony pretty much owning the movie rights to Spider-Man and all things Spider-Man related, many did wonder if Tom Holland’s Spider-Man could potentially star in Sony’s Venom movie. After all, both characters have clashed countless times in the comics and once in the movies. Advertising However, that did not happen with the first movie, […]

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Sony And Disney’s ‘Spider-Man’ Scuffle Came To An End After Repeated Appeals From Tom Holland

Tom Holland recently celebrated Peter Parker’s return to the MCU with a fitting Wolf of Wall Street clip, but evidently, he played a huge role in this news materializing in the first place. Yes, the happy outcome to the Sony-Disney Marvel beef (which had led to a parting of ways on the web slinger with […]

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Sony And Disney Make Up, Spider-Man Is Now Back In The MCU

Last month, it seemed that following a historic deal and a ton of success, Sony and Disney could not come to a new agreement regarding Spider-Man and his involvement in the MCU. This eventually led to Sony essentially getting up from the negotiations table and saying that they were done. Advertising This was obviously extremely […]

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Tom Holland Had A Fitting Reaction Upon Learning That Spider-Man’s Back In The MCU

Tom Holland and his legions of Spider fans have a connection that seems unique in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This is probably because it appears that Holland loves his character and the movies he gets to act in as much as the people shelling out to see them. It was fitting, then, that Holland was […]

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Sony And Disney Have Shockingly Settled Their ‘Spider-Man’ Beef, And Peter Parker’s Back In The MCU

Well, it looks like Kevin Feige and Sony have settled their Spider-differences after all! This surprising news arrives five weeks after Marvel Studios and Sony parted ways on Tom Holland’s web slinger with the latter studio removing Peter Parker from the MCU. Both sides later insisted that, sadly, this was really happening, and the split […]

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The Next ‘Spider-Man’ Spin-Off Movie Will Center On Madame Web

First there was Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man trilogy. Then there was the not-so-amazing The Amazing Spider-Man and The Amazing Spider-Man 2. Then Marvel and Sony played nice for Spider-Man: Homecoming and Spider-Man: Far From Home (and, in a sense, Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame) before *that* turned into a whole thing. […]

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J.K. Simmons Brought Back J. Jonah Jameson (Again) In A New ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ Promo

J.K. Simmons didn’t win an Oscar till he was nearing his 60s, but before Whiplash he’d already been an established thespian and welcome regular of screens big and small. Among his most beloved roles — along with Vernon Schillinger on Oz and Dr. Emil Skoda on Law & Order — was J. Jonah Jameson, the […]

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Kirsten Dunst Fires Back At The ‘Ignorant’ Reuters Tweet That Labeled Her As ‘Spiderman’s Girlfriend’

Kirsten Dunst has been appearing in pictures nearly all her life and in a mainstream way ever since 1994’s Interview with a Vampire. She’s portrayed a numerous number of complex roles, including tortured turns in The Virgin Suicides, Melancholia and (to a degree) Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, and it feels like a cinematic […]

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Sony Tries Its Hand At Comedy (Again) With A Fake ‘Spider-Man’ Trailer For ‘The Night Monkey’

To promote Venom‘s home release in November, Sony Pictures released a new trailer that consisted of footage from the film re-cut to make it look like a romantic comedy. Apparently, this tactic pleased Sony executives, because they decided to do something similar with the home release of Spider-Man: Far From Home. This time, however, they […]

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The Best Action Movies On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

Last Updated: September 17th The term “action movie” runs the spectrum of CGI explosion-filled spectacles and highly choreographed fight scenes to movies with heroes who deliver cheesy one-liners right before the last rocket-powered grenade is fired. It can mean shutting your brain off, or it can mean complex stories that use action to benefit the […]

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The ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Directors Think Sony Is Making A ‘Tragic Mistake’ With Its ‘Spider-Man’ Decision

Despite the fact that Marvel Studios once considered inserting a veiled Spider-Man reference into the MCU’s first post-credits scene, the partnership between them and Sony Pictures over the character is no more. Or, as Sony’s chairman and CEO Tony Vinciquerra recently told the press, “for the moment the door is closed.” Fans and Avengers cast […]

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A Newly Exhumed ‘Iron Man’ Deleted Scene Has Nick Fury Referencing Spider-Man And The X-Men

The X-Men won’t be joining the MCU for a while still, and Spider-Man’s time with the Avengers was but brief and beautiful. But a newly exhumed deleted scene from the original Iron Man reveals Marvel’s film division was optimistic from the get-go: An extended version of Nick Fury’s big speech at the tail end of […]

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Sony Declares The ‘Door Is Closed’ On Teaming Back Up With Marvel For More ‘Spider-Man’

Last month, the news broke that Sony Pictures and Marvel Studious’ seemingly perilous professional agreement regarding the most recent Spider-Man films had come to an end. Specifically, the initial reports indicated that Marvel’s Kevin Feige would no longer be producing the Tom Holland-led franchise’s future films with Sony’s own executives. As time wore on and […]

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The Sony-Marvel Studios ‘Spider-Man’ Dust-Up Loomed Large Over Disney’s D23 Expo

Uproxx When I attended Disney’s D23 Expo in Anaheim over the weekend, I witnessed a world filled to the brim with everything that one would expect. Mickey Mouse was there, obviously, along with a cosplay extravaganza of princesses, pirates, stormtroopers, and superheroes. The two biggest presentations (Disney+ and Walt Disney Studios) kept spirits high while […]

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Jeff Goldblum Learning About Spider-Man’s Marvel Divorce Is Beautifully Bizarre, Even For Jeff Goldblum

Marvel/Disney There was an avalanche or two of news out of this year’s D23 Expo, and with good reason: Disney now owns everything. But the best thing to come out of it was a red carpet interview with Jeff Goldblum, in which he was belatedly informed, live on camera, about Spider-Man leaving the MCU. Yes, […]

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A Spider-Man Memorial Was Placed Outside Of Disney’s D23 Expo

Sony Few could have suspected that this year’s all-Disney D23 Expo in California would be scheduled mere days after Spider-Man was violently yanked out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The development did not go unmentioned over the weekend. Someone — a fan, presumably — didn’t want so far as to leave a memorial to the […]

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Kevin Feige’s Latest ‘Spider-Man’ Comments Suggest Marvel And Sony Won’t Be Working Things Out

Getty Image Ever since the news of Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures’ divorce over the pair’s Spider-Man deal, details about which studio was at fault and why have continued to spill out across geek-centered media outlets. Fans of the character and the Marvel Cinematic Universe at large have also lashed out at both parties, though […]

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Spider-Man 3 Is Still Happening Despite Sony And Disney Fallout

As some of you might have heard, discussions between Sony and Disney over the Spider-Man franchise have fallen apart, resulting in Spider-Man more likely than not to leave the MCU. We’re sure many are wondering how the franchise will be moving forwards, but as it turns out, it will soldier on just fine. Advertising According […]

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Tom Holland Showed Up At D23 Mere Days After Sony And Marvel Parted Ways On ‘Spider-Man’

Marvel Superhero movie fans were gutted during the week to hear that Marvel and Sony had come to loggerheads over Spider-Man. The latter has long owned the comic book fave; starting with Captain America: Civil War, they started loaning him out to the latter, letting mix in with the MCU. That deal ended this week, […]

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