COMICS TO CAMERA: Spider-Man, Part I

When Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, and Jack Kirby worked together on the final lead story for a comic book anthology series lined up on the chopping block, they probably weren’t expecting the main character – a timid teenager whose life was forever changed by a spider bite – to become the multibillion-dollar juggernaut he is today. Peter Parker’s adventures as […]

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A Web of Alternate Realities in “Look Out – Here Comes The SPIDER-VERSE!”

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On October 25, 2014, it’s going to take more than one Spider to get the job done. In partnership with Comic Odyssey, Fully Booked, and FlipGeeks, WebsPinas – the country’s premier Spider-Man fan site – brings you “Look Out – Here Comes the SPIDER-VERSE!“, a reality-bridging event that unites the nearly countless incarnations of the world’s greatest superhero, the Amazing Spider-Man. […]

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Meet Silk, the other spider bite victim in Spider-Man’s origin story

The Amazing Spider-Man just might be in for some serious girl trouble this July. Introducing Silk, the second (and previously unknown) victim of the same radioactive spider that gave the hero his spectacular powers. The tangled web of Silk The mysterious new character will formally debut in “The Amazing Spider-Man” #4 (written by Dan Slott and illustrated by Humberto Ramos). […]

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Spider-Man 2099 gets all-new ongoing series – Shockin’ awesome!

He’s not your daddy’s Spider-Man… though he’ll probably be your great-grandchild’s. Officially announced on pop culture news site Newsarama, Marvel is reaching 85 years into the future for its newest Spider-title: an all-new ongoing series for one of the comic book company’s most popular alternate-reality heroes, Spider-Man 2099.   “What the shock?!” In 1992, Marvel explored the possibility of a […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” Spins a Web of Awesomeness

Columbia Pictures, Marvel Enterprises, Avi Arad Productions, Matt Tolmach Productions Starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane DeHaan, Paul Giamatti, Sally Field, Chris Cooper, Felicity Jones, B.J. Novak, Colm Feore, and Dennis Leary Directed by Mark Webb Philippine Release Date: April 30, 2014 Runtime: 142 minutes (2 hours 22 minutes) MTRCB Rating: PG Here are a few excerpts from my review […]

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