Director Marc Webb Says Filming Has Begun on THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2

     February 5, 2013

amazing-spider-man-emblem-logo-slice

Spidey has returned to web-slinging.  Director Marc Webb has tweeted that production has begun on The Amazing Spider-Man 2.  Details on the film are still scarce, and likely will be for some time.  We only know the villains, but we don’t know how they’ll factor in.  There’s also a host of new characters, and we have to wait to see if this is when Gwen Stacy will have her famous fall.  Webb also tweeted that movie is anamorphic, it’s being shot on film, and included a set photo of “Phil the Camera Operator.”

Hit the jump for a brief recap of what we know so far.  The film stars Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Sally Field, Jamie Foxx, Shailene Woodley, Dane DeHaan, Paul Giamatti, Felicity Jones, and Martin SheenThe Amazing Spider-Man 2 opens in 3D on May 2, 2014. [Update: we’ve added another set photo after the jump.]

Here’s a brief recap of what we know so far:

You’ll see his whole life is just no one is talking to him, people have stolen his ideas at the company, he’s a nobody.  And at a certain point Spider-Man bumps into him and says, ‘You’re my guy, you’re my ears and eyes on the street,’ and he says his name, Max, and no one’s ever said Max Dillon’s name, and he goes ‘Wow.’  And so when Spider-Man leaves he sort of thinks that somehow, ‘I am Spider-Man’s partner,’ and so he starts cutting out his face and pasting it on his board at home.  When everything goes bad, his mom doesn’t remember his birthday, I mean all these crazy things happen until finally he has something tragic happen, and then when it turns on he lights it up.”

He also said that the character’s costume “is really slick, it’s actually black, but it’s the new age.”

Finally, here’s the photo Webb tweeted of Phil the Camera Operator:

amazing-spider-man-2-set-photo

Webb has tweeted another set photo:

amazing-spider-man-2-set-photo-oscorp

Around The Web

Latest News

STATEN ISLAND SUMMER Trailer Features a Boatload of SNL Cameos

Head writer and 'Weekend Update' anchor Colin Jost wrote the indie comedy, which features Bobby Moynihan, Will Forte, Kate McKinnon, and more.

Watch the TERMINATOR GENISYS Cast and Filmmakers Play “Save or Kill”

Which would you save? ‘Star Wars’ or ‘Star Trek’? Han Solo or Indiana Jones? ‘Game of Thrones’ or ‘Breaking Bad’? Watch as Jai Courtney, Emilia Clarke, Jason Clarke, director Alan Taylor, and Skydance’s David Ellison and Dana Golberg are forced to choose.

SPIDER-MAN: Kevin Feige on the Process of Choosing the Reboot’s Director and Star

The Marvel Studios president elaborates on the screen testing process with Tom Holland and Robert Downey Jr.

MAGIC MIKE XXL Review: So Pretty yet So Ugly

The sequel is all guilty pleasure and no substance.

Mondo Teases Comic-Con Offerings: ANT-MAN, ALIENS, TMNT, and More

Posters, figures, and vinyls, oh my!

THE GALLOWS: Win Free Tickets to the Comic-Con Screening

Comic-Con attendees can see the horror film early with the cast and director.

THE TRANSPORTER REFUELED Trailer Establishes Blood Ties

Plus a new poster for the high-octane thrill ride.

Exclusive: Watch a New IMAX Featurette for TERMINATOR GENISYS

Which is now in theaters.

Comic-Con 2015: WB Confirms BATMAN V SUPERMAN, PAN, and More for Hall H

The studio will also be bringing this summer’s ‘The Man from U.N.C.L.E.’

THE BIRDS Remake Lands Director Diederik Van Rooijen

It could be the most terrifying motion picture ever made.

Page 1 of 4,02412345...102030...Last »
echo ' '; ?>