Spider-Man is coming back to Marvel Studios.
Okay, so it’s not a direct ownership, But Marvel and Sony have cut a deal to bring Spider-Man into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, a move that proves that dreams do come true.
Now, Sony still technically controls all aspects of the Spider-Man movies (which unfortunately includes creative control), but this new deal is a joint one with Marvel Studios. That means that Spider-Man will appear in Marvel Studios films, alongside Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, Black Widow, and the rest of the Avengers. It also means that Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures will be co-producing a new Spider-Man story that will hit theaters in Summer 2017. Read the rest of this entry