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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Release Date: December 14th, 2018

PG |1 hr 57 min

Plot Summary

Bitten by a radioactive spider in the subway, Brooklyn teenager Miles Morales suddenly develops mysterious powers that transform him into the one and only Spider-Man. When he meets Peter Parker, he soon realizes that there are many others who share his special, high-flying talents. Miles must now use his newfound skills to battle the evil Kingpin, a hulking madman who can open portals to other universes and pull different versions of Spider-Man into our world.

Cast: Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Brian Tyree Henry, Lily Tomlin, Luna Lauren Velez, Zoë Kravitz

Director: Bob Persichetti , Peter Ramsey , Rodney Rothman

Genres: Comedy , Children , Action , Animated , Adventure

Production Co: Lord Miller, Matt Tolmach Productions, Columbia Pictures, Marvel Entertainment, Sony Pictures Animation, Pascal Pictures

Distributors: Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Entertainment

Keywords: School , Rise , Father , Suspenseful , Amusing , Quest , Sacrifice , Offbeat , 2010s , Creative , New York City , Friend , Growing up , Engaging ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Matt SingerScreenCrush

    Into the Spider-Verse really is the ultimate Spider-Man film in a lot of ways, the one that crystallizes the character’s moral philosophy, his life lessons, his arachnid athleticism, and his quirky sense of humor into one hugely appealing package. It’s pure dorky fun. show more

  • 80
    Tim GriersonScreen International

    A confident blend of comic-book élan and stirring sentiment, Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse finds fresh ways to tell the familiar story of everyone’s favourite web-slinger. show more

  • 80
    Sam AdamsSlate

    After a solid decade of Marvel movies modeled on the same template, it’s a thrill to watch one that’s allowed to find its own rhythms, to play with form and content without contorting the plot to fit in a minor character who might become important five movies from now. show more

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Awards

Nominated Best Animated Feature Film