3 December 2012 3:55 PM, PST | doorQ.com | See recent doorQ.com news »

After a bit of denial, Columbia Pictures have confirmed that Chronicle actor Dane DeHaan has been cast as the new Harry Osborn for the Amazing Spider-Man 2 alongside actors Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx and Shailene Woodley. In the Spider-Man mythology of course, Harry Osborn becomes the second Green Goblin after his father. So I now wonder at which point this “new” Spider-Man series is just remaking the original trilogy. And while I admit DeHaan is a capable actor, he’s also just basically playing the same role he did in Chronicle, insomuch as Harry Osborn/Andrew Detmer are both characters with huge daddy issues that gain dark powers and uses them, you know, to do bad things.

So this has what its become, then? And woe is me (and the audience who see this film) that I believed for a moment that Columbia/Sony actually had a better »

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