6. Spider-Man’s 2012 Outfit Was Altered for This Sequel
The original Spider-Man costume seen in the 2012 reboot received a few changes for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 – the eyes portion of the mask now includes lens, which makes the eyes appear much larger. Spidey’s web shooters were also given modifications for the final cuts of the film.
7. Emma Stone Will Appear in the Next Two Amazing Spider-Man Movies
It’s safe to say that Peter Parker’s love interest will play a major role through the movie series’ storylines for the long haul. Emma Stone (Gwen Stacy) has signed on to star in the 3rd and 4th Amazing Spider-Man films.
8. Hans Zimmer and Pharrell Williams Will Compose the Film’s Score; Kendrick Lamar and Alicia Keys are Featured on the Title Track
German film composer and music producer Hans Florian Zimmer and American musical producer/artist Pharrell Williams will produce the musical score for the film. Several other musical producers/songwriter have also been tapped to co-produce the movies music as well – Johnny Marr, Michael Einziger and David A. Stewart.
The first official song slated for the film’s soundtrack features Kendrick Lamar and Alicia Keys on a track titled “It’s On Again,” which can be heard above.
Pharrell Williams’ song “Here” is the 2nd song released on behalf of the film thus far (that tune can be heard below:
9. Venom and Carnage Have Both Been Hinted at in Teasers for the Film
In a clever piece of viral marketing, a Tumblr page that’s designed as The Daily Bugle alluded to two major Spider-Man villains who may appear in future installments of the series – Venom and Carnage. The Tumblr post features a picture of Killer Kasady’s (Carnage) handcuffed hands above a news story written by Eddie Brock (Venom).
10. A Wealth of Sequel and Spinoff Films Have Been Announced for the Future of The Amazing Spider-Man Movie Franchise
It has already been announced by Sony that several sequels and spinoff movies will head to theaters as soon as The Amazing Spider-Man 2 comes to a close:
– The Amazing Spider-Man 3 (June 10, 2016)
– The Amazing Spider-Man 4 (May 4, 2018)
– Sinister Six