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The Amazing Spider-Man Reviews

Chris Vognar
Dallas Morning News
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This is a grittier webslinger saga, led by a Peter Parker with swagger and angst and a tone defined more by emotional resonance than wide-eyed wonder. It still has plenty of fizz.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News | Original Score: B+

July 4, 2012
Dana Stevens
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This might be a fun summer blockbuster if only it even remotely needed to exist.

Full Review Source: Slate

July 3, 2012
Christopher Orr
The Atlantic
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The Amazing Spider-Man is considerably more fun-and, yes, even touching-than so premature a reboot had any right to be.

Full Review Source: The Atlantic

July 3, 2012
Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out New York
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On the whole, it's passable stuff, a surprise, given how mechanical the masked character seemed.

Full Review Source: Time Out New York | Original Score: 3/5

July 3, 2012
Laremy Legel
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If you've seen half a dozen superhero films, and the box office results suggest you have, then you've also seen what "The Amazing Spider-Man" has to offer.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: C

July 3, 2012
Tom Charity
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At 28, Garfield's slightly older than Maguire was when he played Peter Parker in 2002, but his combination of fresh-faced innocence, nervous agitation and wry humor is immediately appealing.

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July 3, 2012
Bob Mondello
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Here comes another Spider-dude: This Andrew Garfield guy. So he'd better be really something, right? Well, as it happens, he is.

Full Review Source: NPR

July 3, 2012
Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal
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This hugely elaborate production is supposed to be the reboot of a foundering franchise, but rebooting a computer wipes the silicon slate clean. In the movie, what's old is old again.

Full Review Source: Wall Street Journal

July 3, 2012
Steven Rea
Philadelphia Inquirer
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Brings fresh faces and 3-D bells and whistles to the adventures of a moody nerd-boy who gets bitten by a radioactive arachnid and morphs into a smart-talking, web-slinging, thug-busting superhero.

Full Review Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

July 3, 2012
Tom Long
Detroit News
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How amazing can it be? We all just saw this movie when "Spider-Man" came out a decade ago.

Full Review Source: Detroit News | Original Score: C+

July 3, 2012
Keith Phipps
AV Club
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It's the most anonymous superhero film since Green Lantern.

Full Review Source: AV Club | Original Score: C

July 3, 2012
Rafer Guzman
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It spends a lot of time improving Spidey's gear -- textured Spandex, stronger webbing -- but fails to do the one thing it was created to do: bring something new to a familiar tale.

Full Review Source: Newsday | Original Score: 2/4

July 2, 2012
Andrew O'Hehir
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Pretty good summer flick!

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July 2, 2012
Anthony Lane
New Yorker
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The idea that to be rendered superhuman is neither some sombre moral privilege nor a queasy Faustian temptation but a prelude to ungovernable slapstick might be just what the genre needs.

Full Review Source: New Yorker

July 2, 2012
Ann Hornaday
Washington Post
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Now that all the fussy exposition has been taken care of, the real fun can begin in earnest: Long may he weave.

Full Review Source: Washington Post | Original Score: 2.5/4

July 2, 2012
Peter Howell
Toronto Star
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The Amazing Spider-Man is at least better than Raimi's Spider-Man 3, which was a mess.

Full Review Source: Toronto Star | Original Score: 2.5/4

July 2, 2012
Moira MacDonald
Seattle Times
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It's a nice try, but you wish all this talent could bring us something we haven't seen before. Sorry, Spidey.

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 3/4

July 2, 2012
Manohla Dargis
New York Times
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Mr. Webb's Spider-Man movie works only because he keeps the whole package, at least until the requisite final blowout, tethered to his two appealing leads.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3/5

July 2, 2012
Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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With great stories come great responsibilities. This one doesn't measure up.

Full Review Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune | Original Score: 2.5/4

July 2, 2012
Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle
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This is the second-best Spider-Man movie yet made. In the previous trilogy, only Spider-Man 2 surpasses it.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 3/4

July 2, 2012
Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail
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More honourable than "amazing," the latest reboot of the Spider-man franchise brings Marvel Comics web-slinging super-hero down to earth, in a mostly satisfactory way.

Full Review Source: Globe and Mail | Original Score: 3/4

July 2, 2012
Peter Rainer
Christian Science Monitor
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The whiz-bang stuff doesn't kick in until the Peter-Gwen relationship (which is the best thing in the movie) is firmly established.

Full Review Source: Christian Science Monitor | Original Score: B

July 2, 2012
J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader
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This fourth installment is a complete reboot, returning to the web-slinger's creation story, and Garfield, more than any other factor, contributes to the sense of a darker vision along the lines of The Dark Knight.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

July 2, 2012
Glenn Kenny
MSN Movies
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... if you're not sick of superhero movies by now, this is a relatively decent one.

Full Review Source: MSN Movies | Original Score: 3/5

July 2, 2012
Mary F. Pols
TIME Magazine
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None of this is new to us, but Garfield and Webb make it feel convincingly fresh and exciting.

Full Review Source: TIME Magazine

July 2, 2012
Joe Williams
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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From the first image of sensory awakening to the final acceptance of adult responsibility, it pulses with the warm blood of a very human hero.

Full Review Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch | Original Score: 4/4

July 2, 2012
Michael Phillips
Chicago Tribune
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The nerve-racking duality of his character's situation is all there in Garfield's face and body language.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 3/4

July 2, 2012
Joe Neumaier
New York Daily News
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Director Marc Webb's action-adventure is grounded in a recognizable reality, but is also full of thrills. It's dark and mysterious, but doesn't skimp on fun.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 4/5

July 2, 2012
Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger
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If you think you've seen this all before - you have. Yet you haven't seen it quite like this - so shiny, so spectacular, so literally "Amazing."

Full Review Source: Newark Star-Ledger | Original Score: 3/4

July 2, 2012
David Edelstein
New York Magazine/Vulture
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For all its underlying cynicism, the new Spidey picture is pretty damn good.

Full Review Source: New York Magazine/Vulture

July 1, 2012
James Berardinelli
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There's something inherently depressing about what this movie says about the state of summer blockbusters in general and superhero movies in particular.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 2/4

July 1, 2012
Claudia Puig
USA Today
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As a new chapter in the superpowered arachnid saga, it stands on its own quite nicely, focusing more on human emotions than on a panoply of special effects.

Full Review Source: USA Today | Original Score: 3/4

July 1, 2012
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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Garfield and Stone are good enough to ensure that you won't miss their predecessors, but you may well wonder where Doc Ock is now that we really need him.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 3/5

July 1, 2012
Bill Goodykoontz
Arizona Republic
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Watching Garfield swinging through New York or toying with criminals after he captures them is reason enough to welcome another telling of the tale.

Full Review Source: Arizona Republic | Original Score: 3.5/5

July 1, 2012
Randy Myers
San Jose Mercury News
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Even though the story is familiar it's hand to not get drawn into its own unique web.

Full Review Source: San Jose Mercury News | Original Score: 3/4

June 29, 2012
Alonso Duralde
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Whatever your thoughts about rebooting the Spider-Man franchise after a mere five years in mothballs, The Amazing Spider-Man winds up being a thrilling and, occasionally, even exhilarating spin on a familiar saga.

Full Review Source: TheWrap

June 29, 2012
Chris Packham
Village Voice
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An inexcusably good reboot-thing...

Full Review Source: Village Voice

June 29, 2012
Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald
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Do we really need another Spider-Man movie? As long as it's this much fun - yes, yes, we do.

Full Review Source: Miami Herald | Original Score: 3/4

June 29, 2012
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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If we didn't really need to be told Spidey's origin story again, at least it's done with more detail and provides better reasons for why Peter Parker throws himself into his superhero role.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3.5/4

June 29, 2012
Lisa Schwarzbaum
Entertainment Weekly
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What's most amazing in The Amazing Spider-Man turns out to be not the shared sensations of blockbuster wow! the picture elicits, but rather the shared satisfactions of intimate awww.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: A-

June 28, 2012
Peter Travers
Rolling Stone
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I don't really see why the Spidey reboot was needed right now, but The Amazing Spider-Man has its virtues. Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone are stellar and director Marc Webb has crafted a Spider-Man that touches the heart.

Full Review Source: Rolling Stone | Original Score: 2.5/4

June 28, 2012
Lou Lumenick
New York Post
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Sometimes dull and mostly uninspired, it's much less a satisfying reboot like "Batman Begins'' than a pointless rehash in the mode of "Superman Returns.''

Full Review Source: New York Post | Original Score: 2/4

June 28, 2012
Christy Lemire
Associated Press
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Garfield plays Peter as more of a misunderstood outsider, a rebel with a chip on his shoulder, a guy who wasn't afraid to stand up to the class bully even before he underwent his transformation.

Full Review Source: Associated Press | Original Score: 3/4

June 26, 2012
Boyd van Hoeij
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A mostly slick, entertaining and emotionally involving recombination of fresh and familiar elements.

Full Review Source: Variety

June 21, 2012
Jordan Mintzer
Hollywood Reporter
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Leaping back onto the screen with a new cast, crew, costume and a whole new array of daddy issues, The Amazing Spider-Man reboots the top grossing Marvel franchise to altogether satisfying results.

Full Review Source: Hollywood Reporter

June 21, 2012
Dave Calhoun
Time Out
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We're never far from romance or laughs, and at times 'The Amazing Spider-Man' feels like a romcom upgraded to include 3D and industrial cobwebs.

Full Review Source: Time Out | Original Score: 4/5

June 20, 2012
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