‹‹ V.21 No.21 | May 24 - 30, 2012
Feature: Film Guide
Batman vs. Spider-Man
The Match-Up: Director Christopher Nolan’s grown-up adaptation of DC’s Darknight Detective closes out with a trilogy-ending juggernaut. Marvel’s Friendly Neighborhood Web-Slinger, on the other hand, launches a ground-up reboot with The Social Network
’s Andrew Garfield taking over for Tobey Maguire. The Dark Knight
took in more than $1 billion worldwide. Spider-Man 3
, on the other hand, left a bad taste in a lot of viewers’ mouths. Do people really want to see Spider-Man’s origin story again? Probably not.
The Winner: Batman