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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

PG-13  |   |  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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Box Office

Budget:

$200,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

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$202,853,933 (USA) (15 August 2014)
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The bridge with the webbed message "I love you" was constructed fully digitally due to the bridge being covered with a tarp on the day of filming. See more »

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Spider-Man 2 Goes All TWILIGHT On Our Asses!!
2 November 2014 | by (Leipzig) – See all my reviews

NO NO NO NO NO NO NO!!!!!!!!! GOD!!!!! IT'S TERRIBLE! AS OF MAY 2014 IT'S BY FAR THE WORST FILM OF 2014 IN MY OPINION! I saw it with my dad in our normal theater in the new IMAX format that just opened. The IMAX was mediocre, it was a normal screen with curved sides with the usual 3D that I didn't care about later on. This movie is horrendous. The dialogue is cheesy, the ending made it so bad, the action doesn't live up to the past films (although it is enjoyable to watch, but Spidey shouldn't chasing a female Edward Cullin), it betrays the past films with a plot that you don't accept, it's just BAD! REALLY REALLY... BAD! WORST SPIDER-MAN FILM EVER! I CAN'T WATCH ANOTHER SPIDER-MAN MOVIE! WORSE THAN BATTLEFIELD EARTH (which was a little bad). The tone was way off in the newest Spider-Man. No motivations were ever explored or developed, scenes were spliced together in odd sequences, and it just altogether felt sloppy.


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