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The folks at Sony have been desperately trying to make their way into the big boys club with regards to the super hero movie craze. All sorts of news and rumors have trickled down from on-high, talking about the endless stream of movies that the production company wants to make, each and every one of them a Spider-Man or Spider-Man spin-off flick. It was believed that Amazing Spider-Man 3 was going to be the next in line and that Sony would proceed into unknown territory from there. Now, it seems as if that may not be the case. (more…)

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I usually feel like a colossal piece of shit when I root for a film to fail (because who knows how art will age, be viewed in the context of history, etc.), but I definitely think I can make an exception when it comes to Sony’s Amazing Spider-Man films. These ‘movies’ are artless, consumerist dog-piles; the worst examples of comic book anti-cinema being authored by a boardroom full of bottom-line motivated suits. But it looks like we’re going to be spared another feature-length trailer for future franchise installments for at least a little while longer, as Sony may be pushing Marc Webb’s third pile-driver of fuck back until 2017 (though ‘never’ is certainly the better option). (more…)

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Though it may seem a little ridiculous, the folks over at Sony/Columbia are dead set on making the Amazing Spider-Man franchise play out for as long as possible. They’ve even gone so far as to greenlight a third and fourth installment of the series before the second has been released. They also have a couple of other Spider-Man-based projects lined up in the form of a Venom movie and a Sinister Six movie. But when will all these films be releasing? Well, we have a little more info on that front. Scroll down to check it out. (more…)