A Venom movie could work if Spider-Man is the villain
Friday, 17 March 2017 Venom is on his way to the big screen... again. Sony reportedly has a movie starring the Spidey villian scheduled for an October 2018 release, even though the studio currently shares custody of Spider-Man with Marvel. We don’t know much about what’s planned, but we do know that a script is already in the works.
"Venom is Spider-Man’s Bizarro"
I’m a huge Spider-Man fan, so I know a little bit about the character and what he represents. Since he has the same abilities but lacks a moral compass, he’s essentially the wall-crawler’s Bizarro. As such, it’s hard to imagine a standalone movie that doesn’t have Spider-Man show up in some way.
There are a few obvious hurdles: since Marvel has just rebooted Spider-Man, Venom’s movie will need to be...