Spider-Man relaunch just amazing
Published 14/02/2011 | 22:52
Web-slinger Peter Parker has a name for his next big-screen adventure: The Amazing Spider-Man.
Distributor Sony Pictures announced the title today for the film which is due in cinemas on July 3 next year.
Now in production and being shot in 3D, the film stars Andrew Garfield as Peter, the ordinary youth who gains superpowers from a bite by a mutant spider.
The Amazing Spider-Man co-stars Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Denis Leary, Campbell Scott, Irrfan Khan, Martin Sheen and Sally Field.
Directed by Marc Webb, the film is a relaunch of the franchise after the 2002 blockbuster Spider-Man and its two sequels, which starred Tobey Maguire as the Marvel Comics superhero.