• Spider-Man 3 (2007)

Spider-Man 3

Release Date: May 4th, 2007

DVD Release Date: October 30th, 2007

PG-13 |2 hr 13 min

Plot Summary

Peter Parker (Tobey Maguire) and M.J. (Kirsten Dunst) seem to finally be on the right track in their complicated relationship, but trouble looms for the superhero and his lover. Peter's Spider-Man suit turns black and takes control of him, not only giving Peter enhanced power but also bringing out the dark side of his personality. Peter must overcome the suit's influence as two supervillains, Sandman and Venom, rise up to destroy him and all those he holds dear.

Cast: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco, Thomas Haden Church, Topher Grace, Bryce Dallas Howard, Rosemary Harris, J.K. Simmons

Director: Sam Raimi

Genres: Adventure , Action , Fantasy

Production Co: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Distributors: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Keywords: Love , Suspenseful , Rescue , Girlfriend , New York City , Spirited , Revenge , 2000s ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    The wow factor works overtime with state-of-the-art effects sequences that often are as beautiful as they are astonishing. show more

  • 63
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    It's not dull, exactly, but neither is it much fun. show more

  • 60
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Will the extremely extravagant special effects prove sufficient to sustain the picture? Surely they will, this time. Still, there's a sense of fatigue in the scenes that don't involve high-tensile webs and high-tension suspense. show more

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Awards

Nominated Special Visual Effects
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2008)