Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is in theaters now, and out of all the films based on the webhead released by Sony since 2002, no film has had as much history interwoven into it quite like this one. The fact that the film pays tribute to the many different eras of the character is pretty incredible and only the die-hard fans may be able to take in all the history. One of those fans is Kevin Smith.
Kevin Smith recently saw the film and gave it a glowing review. Knowing his knowledge of comic books, that is certainly some high praise and recently he appeared in a video for WIRED explaining the entire on-screen history of Spider-Man from both television and film.
The most popular Marvel superhero has had a prolific history on both film and TV, which has helped endear the character to generations of fans. Whether your favorite iteration came on the big or small screen, it is always great to remember that there’s a Spider-Man for just about anyone.
You can watch Kevin Smith’s video down below:
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Here is the synopsis for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse:
Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street, bring their unique talents to a fresh vision of a different Spider-Man Universe, with a groundbreaking visual style that’s the first of its kind. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse introduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse, where more than one can wear the mask.
Directed by Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, and Rodney Rothman with a screenplay by Phil Lord, the film features the voices of Shameik Moore, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Jake Johnson, Liev Schreiber, Brian Tyree Henry, Luna Lauren Velez and Lily Tomlin.
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is in theaters now!
What We Learned About ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ At CCXP
Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios shared some brand new information on their highly-anticipated sequel, Spider-Man: Far From Home. The film, which is the follow-up to 2017’s Spider-Man: Homecoming marks the return of Tom Holland as Peter Parker following the release of Avengers: Endgame and will also feature the cinematic debut of Mysterio, who is portrayed by Academy Award-nominee Jake Gyllenhaal.
Here are some of the things we have learned about Spider-Man: Far From Home following its presentation at the 2018 Comic Con Experience (CCXP) in Brazil. Click “Next” to find out.