Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

The Amazing Spider-Man

  • The Playlist
    21 comments
    tweet
    12

    Weekend Box Office: 'The Dark Knight Rises' Bound For Largest 2D Opening In Box Office History In Wake Of Tragedy

    When discussing the box office, we try to emphasize weekly that there are always more significant issues than the amount of money a movie makes. Usually, that issue is the quality of the films themselves. This weekend, it's the horrifying loss of life in the wake of the Aurora, Colorado shooting...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    5 comments
    tweet
    5

    Weekend Box Office: 'Ice Age: Continental Drift' Provides Box Office's Last Gasp Before 'The Dark Knight Rises'

    And lo, there was an 'Ice Age' franchise. “Ice Age: Continental Drift” looks like it will continue the winning tradition of animation studio Blue Sky’s crown jewel, opening at a decent $46 million. Despite the fact that the lead characters of this franchise should be extinct by now, this past-due se...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    14 comments
    tweet
    9

    Weekend Box Office: 'The Amazing Spider-Man' Tops Weekend, Hauls $140 Million Over 6 Days

    Here are some facts, without spin. The opening $64 million weekend of "The Amazing Spider-Man" is less than that of "Spider-Man 2" by about $24 million. The $140 million it has registered since it's release on Tuesday is overshadowed by the first three days of "Spider-Man 3," at $151 million. And wi...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    2

    In Theaters: 'Spider-Man' & 'Savages' Likely To Win This Weekend's 'Do-Deca-Pentathalon'; 'Katy Perry' Might Give You 'Crazy Eyes'

    Happy belated Independence Day, movie fans! Now that the barbeques, firecrackers, and sunburns have subsided, we can’t think of a better way to ring in America’s 236th birthday than with a trip to the theater. This weekend, you can celebrate with an excursion high above the New York skyline, competi...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    38 comments
    tweet
    19

    'The Amazing Spider-Man': The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

    Marc Webb's "The Amazing Spider-Man," the second of this summer's three massive superhero movies, is now in theaters. And while so far it's performing behind "Spider-Man 3," the film's doing reasonably well (expected to haul in somewhere in the neighborhood of $130 million by Sunday) given the lack ...

    Read More »
  • Criticwire
    12 comments
    tweet
    11

    Comic Book Fans' Kryptonite: Faulty Assumptions

    They drive so much of angry fanboy discourse.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    1

    New Posters For 'Premium Rush,' 'The Impossible,' 'The Campaign,' 'Resident Evil' & 'The Amazing Spider-Man'

    With "The Dark Knight Rises" around the corner, lensing on his directorial debut "Don Jon's Addiction" underway and "Looper" and "Lincoln" due to be unveiled this fall, Joseph Gordon-Levitt is up for quite the year. And there's one lesser, JGL-starring vehicle that's certainly making the most of his...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    11 comments
    tweet
    10

    'The Amazing Spider-Man' Getting Trilogy Treatment; Producers Tease Sinister Six As Possible Villains

    Well, it's official: "The Amazing Spider-Man" is going to be a huge hit. With over $50 million already in the bank from overseas, "The Amazing Spider-Man" kicked off in North America on Tuesday with a record-breaking $35 million and is now on track to earn upwards of $140 mil...

    Read More »
  • Criticwire
    0 comments
    tweet
    3

    When Reboots Don't Exactly Start From Scratch

    Can you really call a film like "The Amazing Spider-Man" a "reboot" if some of the same people worked on the original?

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    44 comments
    tweet
    13

    Is Director Marc Webb Going To Return For 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2?'

    As of today, "The Amazing Spider-Man" is in theaters, ending the two-and-a-half-year build up to one of the more controversial superhero films in history. Plans for a "Spider-Man 4" were well underway at the end of 2009, with Sam Raimi and Tobey Maguire both returning for a script (by "Rabbit Hole" ...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • SHORTS FOCUS: "Symphony no. 42"Animation Scoop
  • Watch: A Christmas Card From The Ba ...Press Play
  • Top Ten Takeaways: 'Hobbit' Finale Leads ...Thompson on Hollywood