Edition: Global  
One News Page
“Probably the fastest-access news portal in the world”
> >

Our Spidey Senses Are Tingling - There's a Movie Spin-Off On The Way

One News Page Staff Tobey MaguireTobey MaguireAndrew GarfieldAndrew Garfield
Tuesday, 21 March 2017 ()

Our Spidey Senses Are Tingling - There's a Movie Spin-Off On The Wayby

If there’s a hero that has really been through the Hollywood adaptation mill over the past few years, it’s Spider-Man. In the space of fifteen years he’s been portrayed in six different movies – five of his own, with a cameo in Captain America: Civil War – and he’s set to debut in his first movie as part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe in Spider-Man : Homecoming later this year. He’ll be played by Tom Holland, who takes over the role from Hacksaw Ridge’s Andrew Garfield and Tobey Maguire (who famously kicked things off with the original cult trilogy). It certainly seems that there have been multiple attempts to get Spidey right – and fans are hoping Holland’s first full turn as the webslinger will be his best ever.

But let’s put that on the back burner for now. One of the best things about the Spider-Man comics and mythos is the villains. From Doc Octopus to The Lizard, and from Green Goblin to Sandman, there seems to be a real trend for genuinely interesting baddies in Spidey’s life – and one of his most enduring foes, the nightmarish, foot-long-tongued Venom, seems set to get his own adventure next year. The news that the movie has been pushed back to fall 2018 will surprise just as many as those who didn’t know such a project was in existence!

Venom is arguably Spider-Man’s most recognizable and perhaps most sinister foe, an alien being that takes over bodies to thrive anew – yet his upcoming movie doesn’t yet seem to have much in the way of details attached. Sony Pictures are helming production, and script-writing took place during 2016 – and it appears that, despite a lack of press details or pre-promotional material, the provisional date of October 2018 has been earmarked in the calendar. If part of the Marvel Universe, it will give us an opportunity to see a villain story for the first time – but it may be a story that is a standalone treat in the same vein as the groundbreaking Deadpool. Who’s to say?

Comic book movies are still huge business and it is no surprise that there are movements to try and shake up proceedings a little. There’s no doubt that feelings over Venom getting his own movie will be mixed – but if this is an indication of the road down which our comic book movies are travelling, we are all for it – bring on the variety, and the bad guys!

17
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 

Other recent news in Movies: Graham's Movie Reviews

Movies: Graham's Movie Reviews News
MOVIE REVIEW: Personal Shopper
MOVIE REVIEW: Beauty and the Beast

Other recent news in Movies: Movie Reviews

Movies: Movie Reviews News
Take Off movie review: A touchy saga of God’s angels on Earth that you must not miss to watch
'CHiPS' movie review: Raunchy comedy is a stupid idea poorly executed
'Life' movie review: Sci-fi horror film isn't rocket science, but it's still a blast
Movie Review: Phillauri

Recent related news

The Trump-Russia Story Has Only Just Begun (To Explode)

WASHINGTON ― Let’s step back for a minute and consider again what we saw Monday in a hearing room of the U.S. House. The director of the FBI, with the...
Huffington Post - PoliticsAlso reported by •Zero Hedge

These are the 13 shops that remain empty in Harlow town centre

These are the 13 shops that remain empty in Harlow town centre
The former BHS is one of 13 empty shops our photographer found on a walk around Harlow town centre. Poundland, Marks and Spencer and Monsoon are just three...
Essex Chronicle - UK

Deepika Padukone: There’s a tendency to worry about the way you look when cameras are switched on

Deepika Padukone says she is not someone who would keep up with the changing trends in the field of technology but acknowledges the fact that it is an important...
Bollywood Life - India

Is There a 'Power Rangers' Movie End Credits Scene?

Is There a 'Power Rangers' Movie End Credits Scene?
SPOILER ALERT! DO NOT CONTINUE IF YOU DON’T WANT TO KNOW! Power Rangers hits theaters this weekend and fans are dying to know if there’s an end credits...
Just Jared - Entertainment

Resisting Our Way To The Future

Halfway through the first 100 days of Donald Trump’s chaotic, scandal-plagued, reality-challenged presidency, the organic fertilizer is really hitting the fan....
Huffington Post - PoliticsAlso reported by •MashableShepton Mallet Journal

Memes don't just look good on the internet, they also look good on your eyelids

While some of us struggle to apply eyeliner in a way that won't make it look like our eye is topped with the Rocky Mountains, others out there are busy making...
Mashable - Internet

How to cancel a job interview: Our top tips

How to cancel a job interview: Our top tips
Changed your mind? Found another job? There are several reasons you might need to cancel an interview, but make sure you go about it the right way
Bristol Post - UK

Lou Macari: Costa wasting his time trying to unsettle Stoke City...

Lou Macari: Costa wasting his time trying to unsettle Stoke City...
There's no shame in losing to Chelsea, and certainly no shame in losing to Chelsea so late on.As painful as it was for Stoke fans to see Chelsea win with an 86th...
The Sentinel Stoke - Sports


You Might Like


Other recent news in Entertainment

Who's In FINAL FOUR of March Madness 2017? Teams Revealed!Has CHERYL already revealed the name of her baby with Liam Payne?
Girls Aloud stars praise Cheryl and LIAM PAYNE’s baby newsAmidst Fight With Kapil Sharma, SUNIL GROVER ANNOUNCES His Next Show!
SAMIRA WILEY & Lauren Morelli Wedding Photo RevealedANTONIO BANDERAS Looks Healthy at Malaga Film Festival 2017
Carol Vorderman reveals mum's terminal cancer diagnoses in tear-jerking Mother's Day postJennifer Hudson rocks GAY NIGHTCLUB in thigh-skimming mini
Isla Fisher dons flirty frock to ELTON JOHN's 70th partyShooting at CINCINNATI NIGHTCLUB Kills 1, Injures Several

Twitter

pic

The Mistress "There is a great disturbance in the force." "My spidey senses are tingling." "The game's afoot." 13 hours ago

pic

DJ STEINMEAT there was this one time I was at the altar to get married and my spidey senses were tingling cause someone was eating my spaghetti at home 3 days ago

pic

Hatshepsut I'm really sitting here trying to figure out what's Justin's true MO. There's gotta be something, spidey senses are… https://t.co/zr7E7YblZR 4 days ago

•More original news reports from One News Page
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2017 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter   FIND us on Google+