'The Amazing Spider-Man' Roundtable Chat: Is This the Best 'Spider-Man' Movie Yet?

'The Amazing Spider-Man' Roundtable Chat: Is This the Best 'Spider-Man' Movie Yet?

Jul 04, 2012

Movies Chat is our new work-in-progress chat show hosted by Movies.com Managing Editor Erik Davis. Each month we'll release multiple episodes that feature 15-20 minute conversations with some of the web's most notable movie experts.


The Amazing Spider-Man officially hit theaters yesterday, and with it came a whole lot of chatter, good and bad. Some feel the film truly succeeds in rebooting the Spider-Man franchise with a fresh, lively and character-driven take, while others think it's a bit of a mess. After seeing the film for myself, I invited John Gholson (@gholson), author of our Amazing Spider-Man and Marvel Studios Countdown columns, and Sean O'Connell (@sean_oconnell), writer and critic for Fandango, Movies.com, CinemaBlend and others, to a roundtable chat to discuss what The Amazing Spider-Man got right and what it got wrong. 

Spoiler Note: This conversation includes spoilers, so listen at your own risk if you have not seen the movie yet.

You can listen to the roundtable chat using the player below ...

 

 

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The 'Prometheus' Chats: Parts 1, 2 & 3

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Guest Sean O'Connell on the G.I. Joe: Retaliation' Release Date Controversy

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