2012 was a busy year for genre movies, with long-awaited movies that may have disappointed (John Carter, Prometheus), franchises making new bids of life (Men in Black 3, Total Recall) and the superhero movies that ruled them all (The Dark Knight Rises and, of course, The Avengers). But what was your favorite movie of the year? Tell all in our poll.
Veteran actor Martin Sheen revealed he’ll reprise his role as Uncle Ben in the sequel to director Marc Webb’s The Amazing Spider-Man, which begins shooting in February.
Director Marc Webb announced that Chronicle star Dane DeHaan has been cast as Harry Osborn in Sony’s sequel to The Amazing Spider-Man.
Sony Pictures reportedly tested four young actors this week to play Harry Osborn, Peter Parker’s best friend turned worst enemy, in director Marc Webb’s The Amazing Spider-Man 2.
Brady Corbet (Melancholia), Dane DeHaan (Chronicle) and Alden Ehrenreich (Beautiful Creatures) are reportedly among the young actors mentioned to play Harry Osborn in Sony’s Amazing Spider-Man sequel.
Director Marc Webb discusses reports that Oscar winner Jamie Foxx is in talks to play Electro in The Amazing Spider-Man 2, saying, “you’ll be hearing more on that shortly, I’m sure.”
While Sony Pictures took some liberties with Peter Parker’s origin in The Amazing Spider-Man, the studio apparently plans to get back in line with Marvel comics history with the 2014 sequel, at least in one regard: the death of Gwen Stacy.
The Descendents actress Shailene Woodley has been offered the role of Mary Jane Watson in director Marc Webb’s follow-up to The Amazing Spider-Man.
Sony Pictures has confirmed that director Marc Webb and star Andrew Garfield will return for the sequel to The Amazing Spider-Man, which will open May 2, 2014. Emma Stone is in negotiations to reprise her role.
Marc Webb wants to direct the sequel to The Amazing Spider-Man, but he needs to strike a deal with Fox in order to return to the Sony Pictures franchise.
Columbia Pictures President Doug Belgrad suggests Marc Webb’s commitment to Fox may keep the director from returning for the sequel to The Amazing Spider-Man.
The Amazing Spider-Man, director Marc Webb’s Columbia Pictures franchise reboot, topped the North American box office this weekend, bringing its six-day forth of July total to $140 million. Worldwide, the movie has brought in $341.2 million.