We’ve ended the Endgame now
by Thom Yee
Y’know what? We are really, really, really lucky that Marvel and Sony got the whole Spider-Man thing straightened out. Like, lucky as a culture. Like, lucky as a people. Like, lucky as a species.
For the time being at least.
It’s taken me a while to realize this, at least realize this fully with as much force and with as little doubt as I’m about to present here, but I’m finally ready to just say it: I hate the original Spider-Man movies. They’re dramatically overwrought and clichéd, their plots stretch out to the point of near total incredulity, and they feel so much more concerned with the idea of what a superhero movie is supposed to be that they get nowhere near what they can be. Continue reading