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Starring: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Chris Zylka, Martin Sheen, Sally Field, C. Thomas Howell, Denis Leary, Embeth Davidtz, Campbell Scott, Hannah Marks, Stan Lee, Annie Parisse, Amber Stevens, Kelsey Chow, Irrfan Khan, Michael Massee, Skyler Gisondo

Director: Marc Webb
Release Date: July 3rd, 2012
Studio: Sony Pictures
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Synopsis: Peter Parker finds a clue that might help him understand why his parents disappeared when he was young. His path puts him on a collision course with Dr. Curt Connors, his father's former partner.

'Amazing Spider-Man' Official Trailer Hits Web

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

The trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man has landed online following a preview in theaters Monday night. The Sony Pictures would-be blockbuster, slated for release July 3 in 3D, stars Andrew Garfield as closet superhero Peter Parker, Emma Stone as love interest Gwen Stacy and Denis Leary as her father, who also happens to be a police lieutenant on the hunt for the "vigilante" Spider-man. Read more...

Sally Field In Talks For Spider-Man Film

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

Sally Field as Aunt May? The actress is in early talks to play Peter Parkerís beloved aunt in the new Spider-Man movie, which Marc Webb is directing for Columbia. Read more...

Andrew Garfield Is The New Spider-Man

Friday, July 2nd, 2010

The weeks-long fanboy guessing game ended Thursday when Sony announced Andrew Garfield will star as Peter Parker in its "Spider-Man" reboot. Garfield's screen test clinched the deal for studio topper Amy Pascal, but the 26-year-old actor has a history with the studio: He co-starred in 2008's "The Other Boleyn Girl," which Sony distribbed in the U.S., and last year's "The Imaginarium of Dr. Read more...

'Spider-Man 4' Reboot Will Be In 3D

Wednesday, February 10th, 2010

Spidey has his new release date and a firm plan to enter the third dimension. Sony said Wednesday that it will release a fourth movie based on Marvel Comics' Spider-Man character in 3D on July 3, 2012. Read more...

Spider-Man Reboot Gets Director Marc Webb

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

Filmmaker Marc Webb has signed on to direct the new Spider-Man film, after the departure of Sam Raimi from the blockbuster superhero franchise. Webb was behind one of 2009's sleeper hits (500) Days Of Summer, starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Read more...

Tobey Maguire, Sam Raimi Quit 'Spider-Man 4'

Monday, January 11th, 2010

Star Tobey Maguire and helmer Sam Raimi, who were both set for big paydays for "Spider Man 4," will no longer be involved in the franchise as Col moves forward with a high school-aged Peter Parker pic, which will bow theatrically in summer 2012. Read more...

Tobey Maguire On 'Spider-Man 4' Issues

Friday, January 8th, 2010

Tobey Maguire doesn't think "Spider-Man 4" has become a tangled mess. The 34-year-old star of the web-slinging superhero franchise said preproduction snags aren't dampening his mood about the fourth installment. Read more...

'Spider-Man 4' Delayed Over Script Clashes

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

The latest Spidey sequel is proving villainously difficult to plot out. Sony and director Sam Raimi are at loggerheads over which direction to go with the villains for the latest installment -- an impasse which has prompted the studio to delay its scheduled spring production start and potentially to bump the pic from its May 6, 2011 release slot. Read more...

Gary Ross To Rewrite 'Spider-Man 4'

Thursday, July 9th, 2009

Gary Ross has been brought on board to do a rewrite on Columbia's "Spider-Man 4." Sam Raimi and Tobey Maguire are back as director and star, respectively, as are series producers Laura Ziskin and Avi Arad. Read more...

Kirsten Dunst Could Return For 'Spider-Man 4'

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009

Spider-Man director Sam Raimi told reporters that he will meet with Kirsten Dunst soon to talk about her reprising the role of Mary Jane Watson in the upcoming fourth installment of the superhero franchise. Read more...

'Spider-Man 4' Set For May 6, 2011

Thursday, March 19th, 2009

Three Marvel Studios superhero pics will debut in summer 2011, including the May 6 bow of Sony's "Spider-Man 4." That's to be followed by the June 17 release of "Thor," which was to have opened in summer 2010, and the July 22 opening of "The First Avenger: Captain America." Those two films are being fully financed and produced by Marvel; Paramount is distributing. Read more...

Lindsay-Abaire In 'Spider-Man 4' Talks

Friday, October 31st, 2008

Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Lindsay-Abaire got out of a rabbit hole, only to be ensnared by a spider's web. Lindsay-Abaire, who won a Pulitzer in 2007 for his drama "Rabbit Hole," is in final negotiations to write "Spider-Man 4" for Columbia. Read more...

Sam Raimi Considering 'Spider-Man 4'

Friday, July 25th, 2008

Sam Raimi, the writer and director of the first three Spider-Man films, told SCI FI Wire that a proposed fourth installment in the blockbuster film franchise based on the Marvel comics is still in the very early stages. Read more...

Sam Raimi Talks 'Spider-Man 4'

Wednesday, October 17th, 2007

Filmmaker Sam Raimi told reporters that he's met with Spider-Man producers about a new direction for the series, leaving open the possibility he'll helm a fourth installment. Read more...

No Sam Raimi For 'Spider-Man 4'?

Tuesday, June 26th, 2007

"Sony Pictures is going to be making many more 'Spider-Man' pictures," Raimi told MTV News Friday night. "I just don't know what future holds yet." In Los Angeles to honor young filmmakers whose Spidey spoofs won a contest sponsored by Target, Raimi admitted that the collection of eager-eyed directors reminded him of "better-looking, smarter versions of myself." With several of the winners' speeches referencing Raimi's '80s career of low-budget flicks like "Crimewave" and the "Evil Dead" movies, it was hard not to appreciate that Raimi had ascended to the opposite end of the spectrum. Read more...

David Koepp In Talks For 'Spider-Man 4'

Monday, January 22nd, 2007

Shortly after getting their first look at "Spider-Man 3," Columbia Pictures execs have begun negotiating with David Koepp to pen the script for a fourth installment of the franchise. Read more...

More Spider-Man After 'Spider-Man 3'

Wednesday, August 30th, 2006

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