Tag Archives: Spider-Man

Tobey Maguire Thinks Andrew Garfield Is Perfect For The Role of Spider-Man

It is hard to believe that it has been 10 years since the first Spider-Man movie came to theaters. Back then Tobey Maguire played Peter Parker and did an amazing job showing off the heroic and nerdy side of this … Continue reading

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Producer Laura Ziskin Passes Away

Hollywood film veteran Laura Ziskin, who produced the Spider-Man franchise and Pretty Woman, died Sunday after a 7-year battle against breast cancer. Before she died, Ziskin was working on a reboot of Spider-Man that was planned for a release next … Continue reading

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Andrew Garfield: The New Peter Parker Makes Another Spider-Man Movie Unexpectedly Exciting

While many could argue that 2010 was the year of Natalie Portman — considering her critically-lauded performance in Black Swan and her recent pregnancy — for me, it was really the year of Andrew Garfield, the new Spider-Man. The 27-year-old … Continue reading

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Spider-Man: Critics Want to “Turn Off” the Show

What do Phantom of the Opera, Wicked, and Jersey Boys have in common, apart from multiple Tony wins and financial success?  They were well-received by audiences AND critics alike. With Julie Taymor’s mess of a musical, Spider-Man: Turn Off the … Continue reading

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Spider-Man Swings into Broadway

One of the most beloved comic book characters will be swinging into Broadway this fall. Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark begins previews November 14 and opens at the Foxwoods Theatre (previously known as the Hilton Theatre) December 21. The Spider-Man … Continue reading

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