Tuesday, July 09, 2024

Nicolas Cage: “Spider-Noir”

“Spider- Noir” is the title of a new live-action  TV series, based on a variant of Marvel Comics “Spider-Man”, starring Nicolas Cage, Brendan Gleeson and Lamorne Morris, streaming in 2025 on MGM+ and Prime Video:

“…part of the ‘Marvel Noir’ universe (‘Earth-90214’), this alternate version of ‘Spider-Man’ emerges in a version of New York during the ‘Great Depression’. 

“While investigating a smuggling ring, ‘Peter Parker’ is bitten by a highly-venomous spider housed inside a spider-god idol. 

“Falling unconscious, Parker has a vision of the spider-god promising him power. He then awakens inside a cocoon and emerges from it, now possessing super-human abilities similar to a spider. 

“The feared vigilante ‘The Spider-Man’ wages a one-man war against the criminal underworld in New York City, partly to avenge the deaths of his uncle ‘Ben Parker’ at the hands of ‘Adrian Toomes‘…

“…and his mentor ‘Ben Urich’ on the orders of the city's major crime lord, ‘Norman Osborn’. 

“Now he is an aging and down-on-his-luck private investigator in 1930’s  New York, forced to grapple with his past life as the city’s one and only superhero…”

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Marvel Gallery PS4 Spider-Noir Statue - Entertainment Earth

Marvel Gallery PS4 Spider-Noir Statue - Entertainment Earth