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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

 -  Action | Adventure | Fantasy  -  2 May 2014 (USA)
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Peter Parker runs the gauntlet as the mysterious company Oscorp sends up a slew of super villains against him, impacting his life.

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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 (Andrew Garfield). For Peter Parker, there's no feeling quite like swinging between skyscrapers, embracing being the hero, and spending time with Gwen (Emma Stone). 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 (Jamie Foxx), Peter must confront a foe far more powerful than he. And as his old friend, Harry Osborn (Dane DeHaan), returns, Peter comes to realize that all of his enemies have one thing in common: Oscorp. Directed by Marc Webb. Produced by Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach. Screenplay by Alex Kurtzman & Roberto Orci & Jeff Pinkner. Screen... 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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Box Office

Budget:

$200,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$202,408,526 (USA) (25 July 2014)
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Trivia

Chris Cooper (who plays Norman Osborn in this second film of the Marc Webb series) was considered for the role of Doc Ock/Dr. Otto Octavius in the second film of the Sam Raimi series. See more »

Goofs

Towards the end when the black out occurs, the streets immediately create a traffic jam, yet when the city's power comes back on, the wide shot shows traffic moving smoothly on the bridge as if there was no issue. See more »

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[from trailer]
Gwen Stacy: Hi, is Peter home?
Aunt May: No, he's doing... whatever it is he does.
Gwen Stacy: [sighs] Right.
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During the end credits, several schematics can be seen of the Rhino suit, the Green Goblin glider, the metallic Vulture wings, the mechanical Doctor Octopus tentacles, and other obscure weapons. See more »

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Featured in Film 2014: Episode dated 5 March 2014 (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Military March No. 1 in D Major, Op. 39 'Pomp And Circumstance'
Written by Edward Elgar
Performed by Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conducted by Adrian Leaper
Courtesy of Naxos
By arrangement with Source/Q
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A fantastic film filled with laughs, heartbreak and a serious tone all in 2hrs and 20mins
22 April 2014 | by (Ireland) – See all my reviews

This truly is one of the greatest superhero movies ever made.

The movie is drastically better than the first in the series and is the perfect balance of humour and action. As a major fan of all superhero movies I was let down by the first Amazing Spiderman but this movie definitely more than makes up for it.

The acting is top notch and has one of the best soundtracks in any movie to date.

The film has laughs, heartbreak and a serious tone all within the 2hrs and 20mins. The CGI is also some of the best I have ever seen in any movie.

I cannot stress how good this movie is for any fan of superhero movies and also newcomers to the series.

Do yourselves a favour and see this movie.


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