POTATO ON THE GO BULLETIN (Movie):
The Amazing Spider-Man crawls back onto the big screen on June 29. Spidey fans will see him web-slinging and wall-crawling at IMAX Mall of Asia, IMAX North EDSA, IMAX Southmall and IMAX Cebu when the clock strikes midnight on June 29. IMAX Mall of Asia will open 24 hours from June 28 until 2:00 am of July 2 for this Marc Webb blockbuster. In this Spider-Man reboot, Peter Parker tries to unearth the secrets of his past. In order to shed light on his parents’ disappearance, he begins a quest leading him directly to Oscorp and the laboratory of Dr. Curt Connors, his father’s former partner. However, when he is on the brink of uncovering the mystery, Dr. Connor’s alter-ego, The Lizard, appears and wreaks havoc in the City of New York.
The Amazing Spider-Man also takes viewers back to the life of the web-slinging hero before he met Mary Jane Watson. It introduces us to the unsure, unassuming and gangly youth in love with the smart and charismatic Gwen Stacy. Andrew Garfield, whose claim to stardom includes his appearances in Never let Me Go and Social Network, is scaling the wall as the Webhead. His real-life sweetheart, Emma Stone whose films include Easy A, Crazy, Stupid, Love and The Help, plays Gwen Stacy. Rhys Ifans takes the role of Dr. Connors, a good-hearted doctor who’s corrupted by the darker side of ambition. Denis Leary plays NYPD Captain Stacy and the father of Gwen Stacy.
Directed by Marc Webb, the screenplay is by James Vanderbilt, Alvin Sargent and Steve Kloves from a story by James Vanderbilt. The Amazing Spider-Man is based on the Marvel Comic Book by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko. Laura Ziskin, Avi Arad, and Matt Tolmach are producing the film in association with Marvel Entertainment for Columbia Pictures. The film opens nationwide on June 29, four days ahead of the US opening. Be one of the first to witness Peter Parker making life-changing choices that seal his fate as a hero in the IMAX exclusive midnight screening of The Amazing Spider-Man.