Movie Review: The Amazing Spider-Man

Well, The Amazing Spider-Man ended up being as much of a departure from the Sam Raimi Spidey trilogy as I expected.  Tobey Maguire’s series was crazy and fun, almost on a cartoonish level.  The Andrew Garfield entry was remarkably less comic, but full of unsuspecting levels of heart and emotion.  I think both Spider-Man films have their values and work in their own ways.  Frankly, I’m just happy that the new Spider-Man movie didn’t completely suck.

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