Movie News & Reviews

July 2, 2012

'The Amazing Spider-Man': New actor, more angst, more physical grace

Andrew Garfield, who plays Peter Parker in The Amazing Spider-Man, delivers pure angst, and he's more openly emotional and James Dean-y than Tobey Maguire, his predecessor. Garfield plays Spider-Man as a jangling bundle of loose ends with a purpose and a physical grace.

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