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Garfield a more convincing web slinger than Maguire

By wolf17
Written July 07, 2012
If you're a Stan Lee fan, you'll enjoy this version of Spider-man.Andrew Garfield is to Tobey Maguire's Spider-man as Christian Bale is to Michael Keaton's Dark Night.
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Solid Spidey Movie!

By Tristiang
Written August 30, 2016
The early news of this movie did not move me and I was not sure about Andrew Garfield. Well, I can honestly say that he did a great job as Peter/Spider-Man. Marc Webb gave Garfield a license for a more realistic approach to Peter than Raimi's films. He brings a lot of emotion to the character, but is still fun. He does an amazing job, pardon the pun. Martin Sheen is also stellar as Uncle Ben. You feel the connection between him and Peter. Sally Fields has some good scenes, Dennis Leary is spot on as Captain Stacy, and Emma Watson is lovely as Gwen. The Lizard works pretty well as a villian, but I did feel the character was missing a little something. Rhys Ifans is a fine actor and does a good job, but the development of the character to me could have been better. There was a lot to get through though in this movie so something had to be short changed. Norman Osborn will surely be in the next one. The movie is emotional with spectacular visuals and is most importantly fun! Go see it.!
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Written February 10, 2016
Awesome! Best use of 3d of any film to date. Engrossing story, excellent cinematography & effects, flawless acting, incredible chemistry between Garfield & Stone, just a perfect movie. Oh, and RPX theater at Regal Salisbury MD was perfection.
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Amazing Spidey!

By professorxfm
Written July 07, 2012
I must admit that I had my reservations about seeing a Spiderman reboot so soon, especially as I enjoyed the first two in the first trilogy so much. However, as soon as the movie started, my fears were put to rest. The story the setting and the characters stay true to the myth and plot lines of the comics, so fan boys everywhere will rest easy. What is more, it covers the lost Gwen Stacy years which were ignored in the first trilogy, and is faithful to the events and characters originally faced by Spiderman in his heyday. Even the events that led to Uncle Ben's passing are given a fresh update, while sticking true to the plot and how Spiderman decides to combat crime. Newbies will be impressed, and fans of the comics will be pleased, so this is definitely a win-win for all. AND the 3D effects and web slinging were truly amazing in this one. Cannot wait for the DVD and exclusive/extended content to come. Very well done, so go out and enjoy!
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Exciting take on Spidey

By bmk007
Written August 30, 2016
Refreshing new look at the Spiderman story. Great acting. Great cast. Lizard scenes can be intense, so keep the little ones under 12 at home. It is rated PG-13 for a reason. Story is really set up for a sequel.
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