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Afro-Latino Spider-Man Miles Morales Steps Into Official Spider-Shoes In Reboot

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 02.05.2016 | Latino Voices

It wasn't the friendly neighborhood Spider-Man you might expect who swung into action this week, as Marvel debuted the franchise's first black a...

Here's Why Spider-Man Wouldn't Be Able To Scale Walls In Real Life

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 01.21.2016 | Science

Spider-Man's agility and wall-climbing powers have been thrown into serious question. Scientists in England say the fleet-footed superhero wouldn't b...

My 2015 'McLaughlin Awards' [Part 2]

Chris Weigant | Posted 12.24.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Let's get on with the remaining 2016 best and worst awards. One warning: it's a very long column, so we encourage readers to pace themselves.

This Finally Proves Why Batman Is Better Than Spider-Man

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 11.10.2015 | Entertainment

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Girl With Cancer Who Loves Spider-Man Spends Day Saving City

AP | Kimberly Yam | Posted 09.29.2015 | Good News

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- A 6-year-old girl with cancer is making headlines in Canada by living her superhero dream for a day as SpiderMable thanks t...

Andrew Garfield Wants A Pansexual Spider-Man

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

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The MovieFilm Podcast: Furious 7 to Straight Outta Compton -- Summer Movies in Review!

Zaki Hasan | Posted 09.08.2015 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

We remember the late, great Wes Craven, discuss what we learned on "Force Friday," and I share the story of how his heartfelt interview with Andrew Garfield about The Amazing Spider-Man caught fire all over the Internet and went viral!

8 Sci-Fi Predictions That Are Coming True

Inverse | Posted 09.01.2015 | Technology
Inverse

Making those advances has almost always been the domain of the engineer, but predicting them has often been a job for those with grander visions. Science fiction writers and filmmakers have often beaten history to the present, conjuring inventions that circuits and polymers would later make manifest.

'Harry Potter', 'Jurassic Park', 'Avengers' and 14 Other Multi-Billion Dollar Movie Franchises

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.20.2015 | Business
GOBankingRates

The highest-grossing movie franchises measure their earnings in the billions of dollars -- and that is often just from the box office ticket sales. Here is a look at some of the most successful 17 film franchises in history based on domestic gross box office earnings reported by Box Office Mojo.

Mysterious Twitter Account Revealing A First Look At 'Spider-Man' Appears To Be Fake

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 07.24.2015 | Entertainment

Our Spidey senses aren't tingling anymore. Marvel fans everywhere were collectively freaking out over a mysterious Twitter account that appeared...

There's One Huge Easter Egg In 'Ant-Man' You Might've Missed

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 07.17.2015 | Entertainment

  For such a tiny superhero, "Ant-Man" is a big movie. (Warning: Major "Ant-Man" spoilers!) The film introduces us to the Ant-Man backstory, con...

It Looks Like Marisa Tomei Is Your New Aunt May In 'Spider-Man'

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 07.08.2015 | Entertainment

The new Peter Parker has a new Aunt May. According to Variety, Marisa Tomei is reportedly playing Aunt May in Sony and Marvel's upcoming "S...

Friday Talking Points -- Always Twirling for Freedom!

Chris Weigant | Posted 07.04.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

When it comes down to the freakiest of the freaky in the whole Republican field, Donald Trump is very hard to top. Trump not only is running for president, he's apparently on a mission to singlehandedly destroy his own Trump brand, forevermore.

Zeba Blay

The New Spider-Man Casting Isn't Racist, Just Boring

HuffingtonPost.com | Zeba Blay | Posted 06.24.2015 | Entertainment

Sony Pictures has made a lot of mistakes in the past year, but perhaps one of the biggest thus far is the new Spider-Man casting. This week, a relativ...

We Need More Than Miles Morales as Spider-Man

Chad Williams | Posted 06.24.2015 | Entertainment
Chad Williams

I never had a problem identifying with Peter Parker because, even though he didn't look like me, the elements of his character transcended race; they were universal.

Twitter's Spidey Senses Are Tingling

The Huffington Post | Madeline Kaplan | Posted 06.23.2015 | Entertainment

With great power comes great social media response-ability. After learning that Tom Holland will be Marvel's new Peter Parker, Twitter exploded wit...

Tom Holland Is Your New Spider-Man

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 06.24.2015 | Entertainment

There's a new Peter Parker behind Spider-Man's mask. On Tuesday, Marvel and Sony announced that Tom Holland will play the next Peter Parker in the ...

Supreme Court Rules For Marvel In Spider-Man Toy Dispute

Reuters | Lawrence Hurley | Posted 06.22.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON, June 22 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled against the inventor of a Spider-Man toy who claimed a half-century-old legal p...

Marvel's New 'Spider-Man' Series Will Star Miles Morales

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 06.21.2015 | Entertainment

When Marvel's relaunched Spider-Man comic series comes out this fall, a new face will be behind the spidey mask. The new series, written by Brian M...

Girl Superheroes Need Better Powers

Kristi Rieger Campbell | Posted 06.11.2015 | Parents
Kristi Rieger Campbell

He got really upset and collapsed on the stairs while climbing our way to bed. Tears. Big, huge, heart-broken tears, fell. His crying tapered off with an eventual, barely understandable muttering of, "yours is the GIRL Spider-Man," followed by "I don't want to be beautiful." WTF?

Child With Autism Saved By Real-Life Superhero

Annie Fox | Posted 06.17.2015 | Parents
Annie Fox

I know for a fact that heart-warming things still happen around the globe, but we don't hear much about them.

Couples Take On Famous Movie Kisses And It's Actually Pretty Romantic

The Huffington post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 02.23.2015 | Weddings

When recreated in real life, passionate movie kisses can be a bit ... awkward. But Buzzfeed asked four real couples to recreate famous kisses from...

How Marvel Beat DC at the Movies

Chad Williams | Posted 04.19.2015 | Entertainment
Chad Williams

The success of Marvel's approach to filmmaking, which is both dynamic and formulaic, has allowed them the creative liberty to explore their lesser known properties on the large screen. DC Comics, however, is still trying to catch up.

A-Sides With Jon Chattman: So Far From Fletcher, Coming Full Circle With Whiplash Oscar Favorite J.K. Simmons

Jon Chattman | Posted 04.17.2015 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Growing up a fat kid in Yonkers, NY (that'd be the title of my autobiography by the way), my number one way to escape the middle school jerks and the growing waistline was going to the movies. I would see two each weekend.

The MovieFilm Podcast: Spider-Man, Jupiter Ascending and Kingsman

Zaki Hasan | Posted 04.19.2015 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

The MovieFilm gang is back, and just in time to tackle last week's big news that Sony and Disney have come to an agreement to share Spider-Man.