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Climbing Skyscrapers In Cuba

AP | ANNE-MARIE GARCIA | Posted 02.02.2013 | Latino Voices

HAVANA -- The daredevil climber nicknamed "Spider-Man" is famous for scaling some of the world's tallest skyscrapers without a safety line. Now Alain ...

Face Front! It's Stan Lee's Big Birthday Weekend!

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 02.27.2013 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

Friends and heroes, let us celebrate a truly great man of American letters: the one and only Stan Lee.

The End Of Spider-Man?

AP | MATT MOORE | Posted 02.25.2013 | Entertainment

PHILADELPHIA — After 50 years of spinning webs and catching a who's who of criminals, Peter Parker is out of the hero game. But Spider-Man is s...

WATCH: 3-Year-Old Is In For A HUGE Surprise

Posted 12.22.2012 | Parents

The holiday hasn't even started, but 3-year-old Kieran may have just won Christmas 2012. Not only did Santa personally hand over this boy's gift, but ...

Adorable Story Behind This Cover Art

Posted 12.10.2012 | Teen

"This masterpiece will never be altered!" wrote Reddit user RelaXss about the one-of-a-kind "Amazing Spider-man" PS3 case he received. See the full i...

15 Years at the Savannah Film Festival

Paula Wallace | Posted 12.29.2012 | Entertainment
Paula Wallace

For these eight days in autumn, Hollywood comes to Savannah. And every year, our esteemed guests remind us that the best of the fest is the thousands of Savannah College of Art and Design students at its center.

LOOK: Spider-Man Drops In To Clean Hospital Windows

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.22.2012 | Good News

When he isn't busy fighting violent criminals, Spider-Man evidently tackles a different force of evil: dirty windows. According to NBC News, window...

Lots of Colorful Characters at NY Comic Con

Tom Falco | Posted 12.12.2012 | New York
Tom Falco

Comic book characters, popular cartoon stars and all sorts of movie figures have taken over the Jacob Javits Center for this weekend's New York Comic Con. The huge glass structure on the Hudson River has never been so full of excitement.

Stan Lee: Cinefantastique's New York Comic Con 2012

Dan Persons | Posted 12.14.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

I was one of those lucky enough to get a few minutes with Stan Lee, and was able to get some insight into his newest project, the web video channel "Stan Lee's World of Heroes," as well as a benchmark on how he regards his side-career as a big-screen actor

Sony Executive Defends 'Spider-Man' Reboot

Huffington Post | Lucas Kavner | Posted 10.10.2012 | Entertainment

Despite successes like "The Dark Knight Rises," "The Amazing Spider-Man," and "Marvel's The Avengers," blockbuster movies are in a bit of a rut. Stars...

'The Amazing Spider-Man' Original Cover Art Sells For Huge Price At Auction

AP | Posted 09.26.2012 | Money

PHILADELPHIA — Artist Todd McFarlane's original cover art for "The Amazing Spider-Man" No. 328 has sold for a record $657,250 at auction, just o...

WATCH: Spider-Dad And Spider-Son Go On An Awesome Adventure

Posted 07.26.2012 | Parents

If YouTube user teachusmore woke up one day, wanted to do something great with his 3-year-old son Oliver and decided on going to a trampoline park, it...

Eek! Spider Invasion!

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.26.2012 | Weird News

Good thing Dylan Baumann isn't arachnophobic. Scores of venomous spiders have infested his apartment -- and six visits by the exterminator haven't fix...

What People Are Saying About Marvel Characters

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 07.13.2012 | Entertainment

With Comic-Con in full swing -- and "The Amazing Spider-Man" smashing box office predictions -- now seems like a great time to dive into the Marvel fa...

Spider-Man Would Make an Amazing Bartender

Tom Macy | Posted 07.10.2012 | New York
Tom Macy

I have every confidence in the The Avengers' ability to save the world. But working a brunch service? I'm not holding my breath.

Fearless Origins: Spider-Man And The Higgs Boson

Michael Drew | Posted 09.09.2012 | Healthy Living
Michael Drew

Like most heroes of Greek legend, Peter Parker became endowed with superhuman gifts: He was turned into a demigod, rather like a Hercules with inferiority issues who accepts his lot and even rises above inner dread, finding courage out of confusion. Stan Lee deified the nerd and found how those who are considered fearful of life learn -- and even embrace -- fearlessness.

Dark Knights, Avengers, Bonding Retro Action Heroes: How Long Will the Superhero Phenomenon Last?

William Bradley | Posted 09.06.2012 | Entertainment
William Bradley

America likes action, and so does the world. The superhero phenomenon is an interesting development that may coincide with rampant coach potato-ism and screen-orientation. Especially as the feats are pretty much all CGI.

Spider-Man vs. Batman: Superhero Economics

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 07.06.2012 | Entertainment

Usually, when it comes to pitting our favorite superheroes against each other, there's more emphasis on their fighting abilities than their bank accou...

Unfortunate Product Placement In 'Spider-Man'

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 07.05.2012 | Entertainment

When product placement goes wrong: Moviegoers who saw "The Amazing Spider-Man" were quite surprised to see Peter Parker using Bing, and have since tak...

Movie Review: The Amazing Spider-Man

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.04.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

After three films about Spider-Man guided by Sam Raimi, Webb takes over and takes off. The director of (500) Days of Summer uses all the visual and digital tools at his disposal, just as Raimi did -- except the tools are slicker, glossier, more digitally seamless than those long ago days of 2002.

Zaki's Review: The Amazing Spider-Man

Zaki Hasan | Posted 09.02.2012 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

The effects work here is the best in the entire run, with the seamless blending of CGI and practical as Spidey swings through New York blurring the line between the real and the illusory.

'Spider-Man's' Midnight Earnings: Amazing

AP | Posted 09.02.2012 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — The new Spider-Man has launched with the same midnight magic as the old one. "The Amazing Spider-Man" pulled in $7.5 million from...

The Many Faces of Spider-Man

Lawrence Bonk | Posted 09.02.2012 | Entertainment
Lawrence Bonk

Now that Spiderman is back in Hollywood, let's take a trip down memory lane at all of his amazing, spectacular forays into pop culture.

Meet The Man In 'Spider-Man' & 'The Amazing Spider-Man'

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 07.03.2012 | Entertainment

"The Amazing Spider-Man," as you know, is a complete reboot of the Spider-Man story, featuring an entirely different cast than the Sam Raimi series of...

Power and Responsibility: Marc Webb Discusses Directing The Amazing Spider-Man

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 09.02.2012 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

Webb is best known for the L.A.-young-guy-romantic-angst manifesto (500) Days of Summer, and while he brings to The Amazing Spider-Man all the superhero sensation of the popular webslinger, there's also a tone a few shades truer to the life most people generally inhabit.