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Some of My Friends Read Comics 060 - Spider-Man & the Sinister Six

It’s a tale as old as time. Or the 60’s, really.

Spider-Man’s villains all team up to fight him. They call themselves the Sinister Six because it sounds cool (alliteration is ALWAYS cool). 57 more words

Some Of My Friends Read Comics

A Beginner's Guide to 'Spider-Man: Homecoming'

With a successful reboot under his belt, it’s time we delved into some of the stories that helped inspire the film. Here are some recommendations for anyone (fanboy to layman) who loved… 361 more words


CM Podcast 112 - Spider-Man: Homecoming

It’s July and the start of big blockbuster movie season.  This year, Marvel and Disney release Spider-Man: Homecoming which welcomes Peter Parker into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. 152 more words


Spider-Man: Homecoming and the art of the twist

No spoiler unless you consider mention of a plot twist a spoiler.

Spider-Man: Homecoming, this weekend’s big movie opening in the U.S., has a lesson about how to spring a plot twist on the audience. 174 more words

Marvel Studios

Remembering Raimi's Spider-Man

I begged Dad to take me to see it twice, but it wasn’t really begging since he wanted to see it again too…

The Sam Raimi Spider-Man series launched the first major superhero movie franchise, without which we may have never seen the X-Men franchise, especially not Iron Man and the Marvel Cinematic Universe. 328 more words


Time Warp 1, 1979 "Doomsday Tales and Other Things"

In the late 1970s, DC cut back on their titles, and laid off a ton of employees. The comics just weren’t selling, and they needed to regroup. 159 more words

Comic Books

Spider-Man Homecoming goes for the Romita look

The publicity machine is gearing up for Spider-Man: Homecoming. There are stories about how this third movie version of the character came about, how Marvel Studios is collaborating with Sony Pictures, etc. 375 more words

Sony Pictures