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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

 -  Action | Adventure | Fantasy  -  2 May 2014 (USA)
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When New York is put under siege by Oscorp, it is up to Spider-Man to save the city he swore to protect as well as his loved ones.

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We've always known that Spider-Man's most important conflict has been within himself: the struggle between the ordinary obligations of Peter Parker and the extraordinary responsibilities of Spider-Man. But in The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Peter Parker finds that his greatest battle is about to begin. It's great to be Spider-Man. For Peter Parker, there's no feeling quite like swinging between skyscrapers, embracing being the hero, and spending time with Gwen. But being Spider-Man comes at a price: only Spider-Man can protect his fellow New Yorkers from the formidable villains that threaten the city. With the emergence of Electro, Peter must confront a foe far more powerful than he. And as his old friend, Harry Osborn, returns, Peter comes to realize that all of his enemies have one thing in common: Oscorp. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment

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Rated PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi action/violence | See all certifications »

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$200,000,000 (estimated)

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$91,608,337 (USA) (2 May 2014)

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$202,853,933 (USA) (15 August 2014)
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Max Dillon/Electro is the first super-villain in a live action Spider-Man film that doesn't have any prior personal connection to Peter Parker. See more »

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When Spider-Man looks at the YouTube video on batteries, on the bottom left the video is said to have no dislikes yet there is a grey shading on the 'likes' bar above. See more »

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Richard Parker: People will say I am a monster for what I've done. And maybe they're right. I'd always thought that I'd have more time.
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It's On Again
Written by Pharrell Williams, Alicia Keys, Hans Zimmer and Kendrick Lamar
Produced by Pharrell Williams and Hans Zimmer
Performed by Alicia Keys, Kendrick Lamar, Hans Zimmer
Alicia Keys appears courtesy of RCA Records
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What is this? Twilight?
23 April 2014 | by (México City, México) – See all my reviews

Well, what can I say? It was a little bit disappointing. The first 20 minutes are really awesome, the 3D conversion is pretty good. But, of 140 minutes of movie, only just 40 or 50 are of Spiderman saving New York, and doing some great stuff. The rest, it's only romance, and sub-plots. And it gets to annoy. At least, Raimi's trilogy had some New York aerial shots. In this movie, almost everything is CGI. The fights are good, but, too short. And,in some shots, the CGI looks extremely FAKE. It's good, but not that good. It's not epic, and it's absolutely forgettable. Yes, I admit it take my breath in some shots. I'm not saying that Raimi's trilogy it's best, but the every fight with Dr. Octopus is Spider-man 2 it's just... epic. I like the visual style of Marc Webb, it's like a comic book. And for that, I can forgive him. After all, it's not his fault, it's the writers fault. The screenplay has some holes in it, and they never explain them in the whole movie.


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