The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)

The untold story begins.

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After Peter Parker is bitten by a genetically altered spider, he gains newfound, spider-like powers and ventures out to save the city from the machinations of a mysterious reptilian foe.

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After Peter Parker is bitten by a genetically altered spider, he gains newfound, spider-like powers and ventures out to save the city from the machinations of a mysterious reptilian foe.

Peter Parker (Garfield) is an outcast high schooler who was abandoned by his parents as a boy, leaving him to be raised by his Uncle Ben (Sheen) and Aunt May (Field). Like most teenagers, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. Peter is also finding his way with his first high school crush, Gwen Stacy (Stone), and together, they struggle with love, commitment, and secrets. As Peter discovers a mysterious briefcase that belonged to his father, he begins a quest to understand his parents' disappearance - leading him directly to Oscorp and the lab of Dr. Curt Connors (Ifans), his father's former partner. As Spider-Man is set on a collision course with Connors' alter-ego, The Lizard, Peter will make life-altering choices to use his powers and shape his destiny to become a hero. - Columbia Pictures

Teenage social outcast Peter (Andrew Garfield) spends his days trying to unravel the mystery of his own past and win the heart of his high school crush, Gwen Stacy (Emma Stone). A mysterious briefcase belonging to his dad's former partner, Dr. Connors. The discovery of his father's secret will ultimately shape his destiny of becoming "Spider-Man" and bring him face to face with Conner's villainous alter ego, the Lizard.

Peter Parker has struggled with living with his aunt and uncle. But one day he is bitten by a radioactive spider and collects special powers which enables him to be the famous neighborhood spider man we all know. But havoc is reigning in New York City. He is handling living with aunt May and uncle Ben while also taking a handful of other things.

When young teenage schoolboy Peter Parker investigates the mystery of his parents death and his father's research, he finds himself bitten by a radioactive spider that enhances his senses, strengthens his muscles and enables him to climb up walls. With these abilities he decides to become something greater and soon adopts the alter ego of 'Spiderman'. Web-spinning through New York City, Peter Parker/Spiderman takes up the heroic mantle to save the city from the monstrous 'Lizard'.

The Amazing Spider-Man follows the origin story of Peter Parker's beginnings as the world-renowned wall-crawler. After being bitten by a radio-active spider, Peter acquires amazing abilities which will help him achieve things one could only dream about. In a life-threatening fight for the city, Peter will strive to protect New York City from the threat of his friend-turned-enemy, Doctor Curt Connors: whom has transformed into The Lizard. - Johnny