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  1. Tom Holland used his Billy Elliott somersaulting skills to land new Spider-Man roleRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

    Tom Holland took full advantage of his acrobatic training for Billy Elliott to land the role of the next Spider-Man. The 19-year-old played Billy Elliot on London's West End from 2008 to 2010 and admitted he used some of the dancing kid's finest moves to set himself apart in his audition tape.


  2. EXCLUSIVE: Holland asked Hemsworth to help land Spider-ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | New York Daily News

    Thor to the rescue! Tom Holland enlisted 'In the Heart of the Sea' co-star Chris Hemsworth to help him land Spider-Man As Tom Holland was circling the part of Spider-Man, being rebooted by Marvel and Sony, he enlisted his "In the Heart of the Sea" co-star Chris Hemsworth to hammer studio execs with a personal recommendation. "I emailed him while I was auditioning for the film and said, 'So can you maybe put in a good word for me?'" the 17-year-old British actor told the Daily News while promoting "In the Heart of the Sea."


  3. Fry's Ads 11/22-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | Cheap Ass Gamer

    ... Fleet Street Thirteen Ghosts/House of Wax THX-1138 Unforgiven Wedding Crashers $9.99 21 Jump Street The Amazing Spider-Man American Hustle Black Book Das Boot: Director's Cut Captain Phillips (Blu+DVD) Close Encounters of the Third Kind Crouching ...


  4. The big deal in toys this year? They play back.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | The Washington Post

    ... in a long history of role-play oriented toys - first, action figures, and then items such as Lightsabers or the Spider-Man web shooter. "These role-playing toys allowed you to become closer to making believe you're that hero," Silver said. "Now, ...


  5. The Mobile Candy Is Turning a Bit SourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Bloomberg

    ... since 2012. Its latest big game is Marvel: Contest of Champions, which sets up fights between superheroes such as Spider-Man and Thor. The game made $100 million within seven months of its December launch and has consistently ranked among the 10 ...


  6. EP Daily Full Show - November 13, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Electric Playground Network

    Today on EP Daily, we have the latest on the Spider-Man video games in the Rundown; Marissa has a look at the new AMC series Into the Badlands with lead actor Daniel Wu; Saturday Night Live star Bobby Moynihan shares his favorite Star Wars Memory; we have reviews of the new Xbox One Elite Controller, Farming Simulator 16, and the Robert De Niro movie Heist; and finally, Vic and Scott tell us what they think their favorite video game characters would smell like in the Twitter Question of the Day.


  7. EP Daily Rundown - November 13, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Electric Playground Network

    There are some big franchises today in the Rundown as Vic and Scott discuss Beenox leaving Spider-Man, and speculate about upcoming sequels from Take-Two Interactive.


  8. Live Wire featuring Bruce Campbell, Meghan Daum, Chastity Belt, David Wax Museum and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | OregonLive.com

    ... roles in series like The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. and Burn Notice and films like The Hudsucker Proxy and Spider-Man. His newest series, Ash vs. Evil Dead, has horror film nerds in a giddy tizzy. Meghan Daum A columnist for The LA Times for a ...


  9. Can The Call Of Duty Movies Follow The Formula Set By Superhero Franchises?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | Cinema Blend News

    ... the same role in the industry," he says. "Batman was on a shelf somewhere, but then X-Men came out, followed by Spider-Man . Today it's a grossly different thing. Could Warcraft or Assassin's Creed become the Spider-Man for the video game medium? ...


  10. Activision's Studio Test: Can Video Games Make Movie Franchises?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... the same role in the industry," he says. " Batman was on a shelf somewhere, but then X-Men came out followed by Spider-Man . Today it's a grossly different thing." How Activision approaches its first COD film could set the stage for future projects. ...


  11. The Marvel Character Katee Sackhoff Would Absolutely PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 7 | Cinema Blend News

    ... tastes run a little more villainous. Black Cat - also known as Felicia Hardy - is a popular anti-hero from the Spider-Man mythos. She is an incredibly skilled cat burglar, and in some in some of her appearances has possessed the ability to produce ...


  12. New Spider-Man star Tom Holland shows off his amazing training regimen on InstagramRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | Genesee Country Express

    19-year-old English actor Tom Holland looks to be hard at work as he prepares for his role as the latest Spider-Man. Best known for starring in "Billy Elliot the Musical" in London in 2008, he found international attention when he was named the new ...


  13. 10 Years Ago This Month: November 2005Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | GamesIndustry.biz

    ... 2005, there was a bumper crop of licensing deals announced. Activision extended its rights to make games based on Spider-Man and the X-Men comics all the way to 2017. A couple weeks later, it struck a separate deal covering adaptations of the ...


  14. Attack of the Clones Stumbles, TriumphsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 4 | Nuketown

    ... mother. Poor Anakin isn't allowed to love by the Jedi Code. The movie's failing might not have been so acute if Spider-Man hadn't been released mere weeks before hand. The dialogue in that movie may not have been stellar, but it's actors made the ...


  15. Why you'll be able to see 'Constantine' star Matt Ryan on the CW show 'Arrow'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... but actor Ezra Miller, not Gustin, will be taking on the role. Meanwhile, the famous comic book superhero Spider-Man was recently re-cast for the second time. Actor Tobey Maguire portrayed the character in the 2000s for three films, then Andrew ...


  16. Sam Raimi would like to be 'wanted' in doing another 'Spider-Man' filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 31 | Examiner.com

    Spider-Man trilogy director Sam Raimi admits that he 'messed up' with Spider-Man 3, but says he would 'love' to be given another chance - perhaps with Marvel's upcoming reboot of the character. In 1990, crime had an enemy, justice had a brand-new face, and moviegoers had a new brooding superhero following Michael Keaton as Tim Burton's "Batman".


  17. 'Ash vs. Evil Dead' is a bloody good TV showRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 31 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... according to Campbell. Raimi said he's grateful for a career that has included the big-budget, highly regarded "Spider-Man" and "Spider-Man 2." "And I'd go to these conventions and all people would say to me is, 'Yeah, but when are you going to make ...


  18. Sam Raimi knows he 'messed up' on 'Spider-Man 3'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 31 | Entertainment Weekly

    Sam Raimi knows he screwed the pooch with Spider-Man 3 . Since Marvel's friendly neighborhood web-slinger is getting yet another cinematic reboot with 19-year-old actor Tom Holland , the director reflected on his own past with the superhero.


  19. Join Ussss... Join Ussss.... For The Return Of 'Evil Dead'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 31 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... who has given the actor parts in many of his films and TV shows, from Hercules: The Legendary Journeys to three Spider-Man films. "He's tormenting me mentally," the actor adds. "Because now he knows I'm going to read in every review, 'The aging ...


  20. Long: TV offers 2 twisted treats in time for HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 30 | Detroit News

    ... stop a Michigan apocalypse. Or something like that. Raimi, who's probably still best known for the first three Spider-Man movies and "Oz the Great and Powerful," shows he hasn't lost his horror chops in directing the first episode, particularly with ...