Spider-Man 2


Spidey is torn between two conflicting desires: his love for MJ, and his sense of duty to use his powers for good. Love wins, and he abandons his role as Spider-Man, just when an evil genius decides to rid the world of Spider-Man. At the same time, he has to worry about his former best pal gunning for him, and MJ getting engaged to an astronaut. All in all, a trying time for Spidey...


127 minutes.
Parental Guidance (Violence) .
Action, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-fi
Is this first class?
Is this first class?

Credits

Cast
Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco, Alfred Molina, Rosemary Harris, J.K. Simmons, Donna Murphy
Director
Sam Raimi
ScreenplayAlvin Sargent, Alfred Gough, Miles Millar, Michael Chabon, from the comics by Stan Lee, Steve Ditko
MusicDanny Elfman, Steve Bartek, Joseph LoDuca, Christopher Young, John Debney, and others
CinematographyBill Pope, Anette Haelmigk
Sound formatsDolby Digital, Sony Dynamic Digital Sound, DTS
Made in2004
Produced byMarvel Enterprises, Laura Ziskin Productions, Columbia Pictures Corporation, Sony Pictures Entertainment

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Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

The Moviesite
Ian Douglas
15
Cape Argus
Theresa Smith
10
The Cape Times
Dennis Carvenelis
15
The Star
Jeremy Lawrence
16
Die Burger
Marenet Jordaan
15
Sunday Times
Barry Ronge
15
Sunday Times
Damon Boyd
20
eye Weekly
Jason Anderson
13
Box Office
Christine James
13
ReelViews
James Berardinelli
15
Chicago Sunday Times
Roger Ebert
20

Average .. 76%

15

Visitor Comments

Ian Douglas: Spidey delivers the goods again... there is a decent plot, complex heroes and villians, plenty of action and even three romances... what more could you want? :-)

On the down side, it does seem a bit slow at times, but I'm not sure what they could have cut to speed it up.

While watching it, I recognised the Class in the script, so looked up the writer, Alvin Sargent. He's had a string of top movies over the years, including Unfaithful, Anywhere but Here, Ordinary People, and Paper Moon. He even had a small acting role in the 1953 Pearl Harbor blockbuster, From Here to Eternity.






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