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The Amazing Spider-Man

(DVD - 2012 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Amazing Spider-Man
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Peter Parker finds a clue that might help him understand why his parents disappeared when he was young. His path puts him on a collision course with Dr. Curt Connors, his father's former partner.
Statement of Responsibility: Columbia Pictures presents ; directed by Marc Webb ; screenplay by James Vanderbilt and Alvin Sargent and Steve Kloves ; story by James Vanderbilt ; produced by Laura Ziskin, Avi Arad, Matt Tolmach ; a Marvel Entertainment, Laura Ziskin, Avi Arad, Matt Tolmach production
Title: The amazing Spider-Man
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Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [c2012]
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (136 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes: Based on the Marvel comic book by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko
Videodisc release of the 2012 motion picture
Special features: audio commentary with Marc Webb, Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach; Andrew Garfield & Dr. Jane Aroonson for the Worldwide Orphans Foundation; The Oscorp Archives, Production Art Gallery; deleted scenes; A different fate; various stunt rehearsals. Includes UltraViolet Digital Copy code
Credits: Director of photography, John Schwartzman ; editors, Alan Edward Bell, Pietro Scalia ; music, James Horner.
Performers: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Denis Leary, Campbell Scott, Irrfan Khan, Martin Sheen, Sally Field, Embeth Davidtz, Chris Zylka.
Summary: Peter Parker finds a clue that might help him understand why his parents disappeared when he was young. His path puts him on a collision course with Dr. Curt Connors, his father's former partner.
Audience: Rating PG-13 for sequences of action and violence
System Details: DVD, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (2.40) presentation, described video; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English, French or Spanish), Dolby surround (English)
DVD, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (2.40) presentation, described video; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English, French or Spanish), Dolby surround (English)
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (2.40) presentation, described video; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English, French or Spanish), Dolby surround (English)
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (2.40) presentation, described video; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English, French or Spanish), Dolby surround (English)
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (2.40) presentation, described video; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English, French or Spanish), Dolby surround (English)
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (2.40) presentation, described video; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English, French or Spanish), Dolby surround (English)
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Other Language: English, dubbed French or Spanish dialogue, described in English for the visually handicapped; optional English, English SDH, Spanish, or French subtitles
Subject Headings: Spider-Man (Fictitious character) Drama Heroes Drama Fathers and sons Drama Héroes Teatro. bidex
Genre/Form: Feature films-United States
Superhero films
Action and adventure films
Science fiction films
Fiction films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Topical Term: Spider-Man (Fictitious character)
Heroes
Fathers and sons
Héroes
Publisher No: 40941
41172
Branch Call Number: DVD MOVIE A
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Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone and Rhys Ifans


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Jul 21, 2014
  • LadySugar rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Okay critics stop, although the story had holes the movie was not THAT bad. Come on, it was entertaining and average at best.

I thought this movie was great. I really liked Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone. The next one is gonna be awesome.

come on peoples! what is the deal with the eyes for his costume?!? I mean sunglass lens?!? really?

For those who are not aware, the Amazing Spiderman is based on the comics, "The Amazing Spiderman" which differ from the older comics of "Spiderman." The movies with Toby Maguire are based on the older Spiderman comics while this title is based on the Amazing Spiderman comics. The difference is the Amazing Spiderman takes place when Peter Parker is in high school and Gwen Stacy is the main love interest as opposed to Mary Jane. If you didn't like the movie you should read the comics, they are quite good and hard to put down once you start reading them.

i loved this movie it was so good and amazing

chuckamando this movie was awesome

Nov 02, 2013
  • rosegold11 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

the movie was the best better than the old ones and Andrew Garfield was the perfect actor for the role but he was playing a teen and he is actually 30 yr old lol. did you guys know that on 2014 the new amazing spider man 2 is coming out and it is amazing can't wait omg

Aug 12, 2013
  • rpmullan rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

Poor pacing and muddled character motives makes this one a bit of an aimless bore at times.

Aug 08, 2013
  • nkontrol rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

The movie was awesome, but I fell asleep at the last fifteen minutes.

May 29, 2013
  • britprincess1 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

More character and less bombast than the previous trilogy, and that's a good thing. Andrew Garfield, of THE SOCIAL NETWORK fame, is a great actor and this role clearly spoke to him. He does exactly what you'd expect would happen when a mild-mannered teen with dreams and ambition finds himself thrust into a position of super-power; at first, you mess around and experiment with your gift, then you learn the repercussions and refocus your energy into something more substantial. The villain was intriguing and well acted; there was a decent motivation and I preferred this battle over the menaces from the third emo-tastic film and maybe -- maybe -- even Doc Oc in the second. And, of course, Emma Stone, Sally Field, and Martin Sheen were great; Stone really has personality to spare and Sally and Marty are consistently excellent. I'd definitely recommend this remake.

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Jul 10, 2013
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May 17, 2013
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Jul 10, 2013
  • droctogonopus123 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Frightening or Intense Scenes: some jumpscares

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Mar 07, 2013
  • marcellmurray rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

"Oh no, O.k, you got me.....silver knives -my one true weakness!"

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” -Winston Churchill

Feb 20, 2013
  • Monolith rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Peter Parker (getting home late, acting strangely): "I'm so sorry... I kept you guys up... I'm insensitive. I'm irresponsible. I'm hungry." (opens fridge and chows meatloaf) Aunt May: "Drinking?" Uncle Ben: "I don't think so." Peter Parker: "This is your meatloaf! ...This beats all other meatloafs!" Aunt May: "Something is very wrong." Uncle Ben: "Yeah. Nobody likes your meatloaf."

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Apr 05, 2014
  • deadpoollover rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

How The Amazing Spider man Should Of Ended

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