Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Directed by
Screenplay by
  • Phil Lord
  • Rodney Rothman
Story byPhil Lord
Based on
Produced by
Edited byRobert Fisher Jr.
Music byDaniel Pemberton
Distributed bySony Pictures Releasing
Release dates
Running time
117 minutes[1]
CountryUnited States
Budget$90 million[2][3]
Box office$375.5 million[3][4]

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is an American computer-animated superhero movie, based on the Spider-Man character, an superhero created by writer-editor Stan Lee. The movie was produced by Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Animation, Marvel Entertainment, Arad Productions, Lord Miller Productions and Pascal Pictures, It stars Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Brian Tyree Henry, Lily Tomlin, Luna Lauren Velez, John Mulaney, Kimiko Glenn, Nicolas Cage, and Liev Schreiber. It was released on December 14, 2018, and received widespread critical acclaim for its animation, story, characters, voice acting, music, visual style, action sequences, humor and themes.

Plot[change | change source]

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.

Sequels[change | change source]

Into the Spider-Verse has two sequels: Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse (released on June 2, 2023) and Spider-Man: Beyond the Spider-Verse, which is scheduled for release in TBA.

Spin-off[change | change source]

A female-focused spin-off film based on Gwen Stacy / Spider-Gwen is also in development.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Debruge, Peter (November 28, 2018). "Film Review: "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse"". Variety. Archived from the original on November 28, 2018. Retrieved November 28, 2018.
  2. McNary, Dave (November 21, 2018). "'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse' Tracking for $30 Million Launch". Variety. Archived from the original on November 21, 2018. Retrieved November 22, 2018.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse 3D (2018) - Financial Information". The Numbers. Retrieved May 1, 2020.
  4. "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)". Box Office Mojo. IMDb. Archived from the original on August 23, 2019.

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