First ‘Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse’ Reactions Tease A Colossal Hit

Can it live up to the hype?

Miles Morales vs The Spot Spider-Man Across The Spider-Verse

The much-anticipated animated animated movie Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse is about to take the cinematic world by storm, according to early reactions. The initial reviews are heralding this movie as a colossal hit in the making, ready to leave a lasting mark on the superhero genre.

Hollywood critics and insiders are lauding the impressive animation quality of Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse, as well as its storyline, which is being kept under wraps. The previous installment was praised for its unique and colorful visual style, and Across The Spider-Verse appears to raise the bar even higher.

Released in 2018, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Vese introduced audiences to a new dimension of the Spider-Man universe, where multiple Spider-People from different universes join forces to save the multiverse from destruction. The movie received widespread critical acclaim for its stunning animation, engaging storyline and memorable characters.

The first movie in the Spider-Verse franchise grossed a whopping $384.3 million worldwide against an estimated production budget of $90 million. The movie also won several prestigious awards, including Best Animated Feature at the 91st Academy Awards, making it the first non-Disney or Pixar film to win the trophy since Rango in 2011.

The team behind Across The Spider-Verse

Directed by Joaquim Dos Santos, Kemp Powers and Justin K. Thompson from a screenplay written by Phil Lord, Christopher Miller and Dave Callaham, Across The Spider-Verse also features the voice talents of Jake Johnson, Brian Tyree Henry, Luna Lauren Vélez, Jason Schwartzman, Rachel Dratch, Shea Whigham and Jorma Taccone. Avi Arad, Amy Pascal, Christina Steinberg are producing the upcoming movie alongside Lord and Miller, who also worked on its predecessor.

The Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse synopsis reads as follows: “Miles Morales returns for the next chapter of the Oscar-winning Spider-Verse saga… After reuniting with Gwen Stacy, Brooklyn’s full-time, friendly neighborhood Spider-Man is catapulted across the Multiverse, where he encounters a team of Spider-People charged with protecting its very existence. But when the heroes clash on how to handle a new threat, Miles finds himself pitted against the other Spiders and must redefine what it means to be a hero so he can save the people he loves most.”

Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse is currently scheduled to hit theaters on June 2, 2023. Stay tuned for the latest news regarding the upcoming movie and make sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel for more content!

Michael Bezanidis

Michael Bezanidis

Michael is the Managing Editor of Heroic Hollywood. When he's not playing video games, he's usually writing about film and television.