iOS app Android app

Spider Man

NYCC '13: 71 Reasons Cosplay Is For Everyone (PHOTOS)

Adam Clement | Posted 12.16.2013 | Entertainment
Adam Clement

Reporting from the show floor at this year's New York Comic Con this past weekend, I arrived at the Jacob Javits Center dressed in a cosplay of my own (my second go as Scott Pilgrim) with my barely-cutting-it-for-camera-quality iPhone in tow to capture just how diverse an otherwise minority obsession has become. Because whether you believe it or not, it's not just a hobby that enables us to be anyone -- it simply is for everyone. Here's why.

Spider-Man Spins Web Of Crime, Gets Arrested

Posted 09.23.2013 | Weird News

Apparently this college student didn't have any spidey sense. Unfortunately for 21-year-old Jonathan Hewson, an attempt at robbing a convenience st...

Erin Clements

Marvel Legend Stan Lee Weighs In On Batman

HuffingtonPost.com | Erin Clements | Posted 09.13.2013 | Entertainment

Stan Lee, the comic-book legend behind Iron Man, Spider-Man and other beloved characters from Marvel's stable of superheroes, has inspired more wannab...

Modern Myths in Movies and What's Missing

Clarence Haynes | Posted 11.09.2013 | Entertainment
Clarence Haynes

The current trend of superhero/fantasy/sci-fi films can be seen as a form of modern mythology -- grand out-of-the-ordinary tales inspired by human experience like lore of old, with this newer crop of stories heavily influenced by big entertainment corporate interests.

Guy Finds USB Drive In Apple Store, Everyone Wins

Sarah Barness | Posted 09.03.2013 | Comedy

It was just an average day at work for a San Franciscan Apple Store employee, when suddenly, and without warning, he came across a shining light. No, ...

Would You Play With This Guy?

Posted 11.01.2013 | Comedy

Once again, Professor Live decided that if Spider-Man played basketball with some city kids, it'd be a blast. Guess what? He was right. (via Viral ...

The Show Must Go On!

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 10.16.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — The Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" will be performed as scheduled Friday night, a day after an actor playing the co...

Spider-Man: A Hard Lesson About Live Theatre

Lorraine Roe | Posted 10.16.2013 | New York
Lorraine Roe

It makes me pause to say thank you to all the actors and dancers that take the chances they do, so that we the audience can have a truly unique experience. Godspeed recovery to the dancer, Daniel Curry, who was injured.

Another Injury On The Set Of Spider-Man Musical...

AP | Posted 10.16.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — An actor on the set of the Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" has been injured during a performance. A spokesman for t...

Marvel Wins Lawsuit

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 10.08.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — Spider-Man, Iron Man and The Incredible Hulk can continue to reside in Marvel's offices after a federal appeals court on Thursday rej...

Are You Broadway's Next Peter Parker?

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 09.29.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — The hit Broadway musical "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" is losing its longtime superhero but producers are holding open casting call...

Spidey Swoops In To Comic-Con

AP | SANDY COHEN | Posted 09.19.2013 | Entertainment

SAN DIEGO — Spider-Man himself made an appearance at Comic-Con, scaling nearby hotels to swoop into a panel in the San Diego Convention Center's...

9 Movie Favorites That Bring Comic-Con Home

Common Sense Media | Posted 09.16.2013 | Parents
Common Sense Media

Not in San Diego this week? Join the Comic-Con party from wherever you are with some of our favorite comic-inspired movies.

Big Change Coming For Spider-Man

ew.com | Sara Vilkomerson | Posted 07.12.2013 | Entertainment

When some fans grumbled that 2012's The Amazing Spider-Man's suit strayed too far from the look of the original comics, the filmmakers listened. ...

WATCH: Spider-Man Knows Nothing But Net

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.12.2013 | Sports

It shouldn't come as a surprise, but Spider-Man knows his way around the net. As evidenced by a YouTube video uploaded July 9, titled (what else?) ...

Artist Dresses As Spider-Man To Receive Award From Lawmakers

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 07.10.2013 | DC

With great power comes ceremonial recognition from the D.C. Council. Spider-Man -- or rather Mingering Mike, an artist who has sworn to keep his id...

Why You Shouldn't Fall for a Superhero

Mark Juddery | Posted 08.31.2013 | Entertainment
Mark Juddery

Superhero movies show no sign of slowing down -- and for some of us, that's a problem. Now, even women love them, which is no fun for those regular, non-super-powered guys among us.

What Happens During Downtime On The 'Spider-Man' Set

Posted 06.24.2013 | Entertainment

Paul Giamatti is having a grand ole time on the set of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2." Giamatti, who recently joined the cast of "Downton Abbey," plays Rh...

The True American Gods: Comic Book Heroes

Carl Pettit | Posted 08.12.2013 | Entertainment
Carl Pettit

These fictional men and women, who wear inappropriately tight-fitting spandex costumes and only exist in our imaginations, bring hope to millions of real people on a daily basis, and have become an integral part of American cultural life and identity.

Upcoming Superhero/Comic Strip/Toy/Etc. Reboots

Spencer Green | Posted 08.06.2013 | Comedy
Spencer Green

Baz Luhrmann's Rex Morgan, M.D. -- The great Aussie director takes the good doctor on a fantastic journey as he is shrunk and injected into Liza Minnelli.

WATCH: Man With Disability Fulfills Spider-Man Dream

Posted 05.22.2013 | Good News

A man who describes himself as Spider-Man's "number one biggest fan" was given the treat of a lifetime earlier this month when he clinched a bit part ...

The Biggest Movie Milestones Of All Time

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 05.07.2013 | Entertainment

Eleven years ago, on May 5, 2002, the Sam Raimi-directed "Spider-Man" swung its way into theaters and shattered box office records, wrapping up $100 m...

This Is The Most Romantic Kiss We've Ever Seen

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 05.03.2013 | Style

There are few moments that will go down in history as true cinematic gold: the orgasm scene in "When Harry Met Sally," the great escape in "The Shawsh...

Spider-Man Steals $6,000 In Hollywood

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.30.2013 | Weird News

Oh, what a tangled web Spider-Man can weave. On Friday, a man dressed as Spider-Man allegedly made off with $6,000 from a tour operator on Hollywoo...

Heroin Dealer Pushed Free Drugs With Spider-Man Logo, Police Say

Posted 04.25.2013 | Chicago

Story by Erin Meyer, courtesy of DNAinfo Chicago An alleged drug dealer may have been trying to drum up business in the same way grocery stores hav...