Tag Archives: Spider-Man

State of the Cineverse, 2019

It’s been about two years since I last commented on cinematic universes. For all of those two years, there was always something happening, something still in progress. Now, we stand at a moment where there have been multiple endings, several … Continue reading

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Far From Home: The REAL “Amazing” Spider-Man

Spider-Man: Homecoming told the story of a young man, Peter Parker, who wanted to rise up higher while the world was pushing him down, and then he chose a humbler path after his ultimate triumph. Peter’s second solo movie in … Continue reading

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Supervirtues: 10 Virtues to Strive For, and Heroes Who Embody Them

I hate New Year’s resolutions. Perhaps “hate” is too strong a word. I just don’t hold with them, I suppose. I mean, I can appreciate the desire to improve oneself, and I can see the poetry in making oneself a … Continue reading

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Spider-Man’s Marvelous Homecoming

I love the movies that leave you, at the end, just thinking, “That was awesome!” The movies that, as you are leaving the theater, just make you want to turn around and watch it again. Such a movie is Spider-Man: … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #138: The True Man Beneath

“If you’re nothing without that suit, then you shouldn’t have it.” – Tony Stark, aka Iron Man, Spider-Man: Homecoming Yes, I have seen it already. Duh. 😉 You may expect my review in a couple of days. 🙂 When Tony … Continue reading

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Marvel’s Spider-Man

So, Spider-Man is going to be part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. First thought: YES! It is very difficult to think of a single character who is more iconic than Spider-Man in Marvel’s comic universe. He may only be a … Continue reading

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MCU Copycatting #3: Sony’s Amazing Spider-Man

Found this on Facebook recently: Hilarious, and true! But it is a little something Marvel is having to work around. They don’t have either the X-Men, whom Fox has the movie rights to, or Spider-Man, similarly owned by Sony. That … Continue reading

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