Spider-Man

Article image
Spider-Man at 20: the superhero film that changed blockbuster cinema
Sam Raimi’s charming, if patchy, 2002 adventure showed that mass audiences were eager for a new kind of superhero and the industry never looked back

Guy Lodge

03, May, 2022 @1:43 PM

Article image
Kirsten Dunst’s 20 best performances – ranked!
To celebrate her Oscar nomination for The Power of the Dog, here are Dunst’s star turns, from game-for-adventure girls-next-door to enigmatic and melancholy brides and widows

Peter Bradshaw

17, Mar, 2022 @12:00 PM

Article image
The Spider-Man pointing meme perfectly encapsulates why fans adored No Way Home
Bringing Spideys old and new together was a masterclass in giving audiences what they want, and points to what Batman v Superman got so wrong

Ben Child

24, Feb, 2022 @5:27 PM

Article image
Can a blockbuster still win big at the Oscars?
Sony’s bullish FYC campaign for smash hit Spider-Man: No Way Home has reignited a debate over what kind of film the Academy should be rewarding

Guy Lodge

19, Jan, 2022 @7:11 AM

Article image
Wider web: has Sony created a whole new world of Spider-Men?
With a new ownership deal settled and the dazzling success of No Way Home, could Andrew Garfield and Tobey Maguire reprise their starring roles?

Ben Child

07, Jan, 2022 @11:04 AM

Article image
Can Robert Pattinson’s The Batman defeat Tom Holland’s super-cool new Spider-Man?
The Matt Reeves-directed film will need to deliver a fully refreshed dark knight if it is to challenge the rejuvenated wallcrawler

Ben Child

31, Dec, 2021 @2:48 PM

Article image
From Spider-Man to A Very British Scandal: a complete guide to your Christmas entertainment
Whether it’s an explosive Marvel blockbuster, a controversial aristocratic divorce or a game about moving house, our critics have you covered

18, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

Article image
‘Comic-book crack for generations’: why Spider-Man still has us all in his web
With his teenage neuroses and gawky vulnerability, Spidey isn’t your ordinary superhero, but despite the dodgy wrist action he still resonates with armies of fans

Peter Bradshaw

17, Dec, 2021 @12:20 PM

Article image
Spider-Man: No Way Home review – scattered fun in ambitious sequel
Tom Holland’s Peter Parker returns with a host of familiar faces in a messier yet still mostly entertaining follow-up

Benjamin Lee

14, Dec, 2021 @6:30 AM

Article image
Spider-Man star Tom Holland, 25, considers acting exit in ‘midlife crisis’
Actor mulls over return to roots in dancing, while promoting latest Marvel instalment

Rachel Hall

10, Dec, 2021 @2:52 PM

Article image
Why are Spider-Man: No Way Home’s supervillains so strangely unfamiliar?
Are Electro and Sandman ghosts or from another dimension? Why is Doctor Strange acting weird? And who is the sixth member of the Sinister Six? The newly released trailer is tantalisingly full of clues

Ben Child

19, Nov, 2021 @11:49 AM

Article image
Andrew Garfield: ‘I don’t think I present as goody-goody’
With his films Tick, Tick ... Boom! and The Eyes of Tammy Faye tipped for Oscars success, he discusses his inner malevolence, his mother’s death – and his ‘heartbreaking’ time as Spider-Man

Ryan Gilbey

05, Nov, 2021 @6:00 AM

1 / 8 pages