“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” is an animated superhero film released in 2018. It was directed by Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman, and Bob Persichetti and produced by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. The film is set in a unique animated style that combines computer-generated imagery with comic book visual elements.
Here are the key details about the movie:
Title: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Release Year: 2018
Directors: Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman, Bob Persichetti
Producers: Phil Lord, Christopher Miller, Avi Arad, Amy Pascal, Christina Steinberg
The film follows the story of Miles Morales, a teenage boy who becomes the new Spider-Man after being bitten by a radioactive spider. Set in an alternate universe, Miles discovers that there are other Spider-People from different dimensions who also exist. When the evil Kingpin builds a machine that can access different realities, it causes several Spider-People, including Peter B. Parker (an older, jaded Spider-Man), Gwen Stacy (Spider-Woman/Spider-Gwen), Peni Parker (with her robot SP//dr), Spider-Man Noir (from the 1930s), and Spider-Ham (a cartoon pig version of Spider-Man), to converge in Miles’ dimension.
Together, they must work as a team to stop Kingpin’s plans, return to their respective dimensions, and save their worlds from potential destruction. Throughout their adventure, they mentor and support Miles as he learns to embrace his new powers and responsibilities as Spider-Man.
Main Characters and Voice Cast:
- 1.Miles Morales / Spider-Man – Voiced by Shameik Moore
- 2.Peter B. Parker / Spider-Man – Voiced by Jake Johnson
- 3.Gwen Stacy / Spider-Woman / Spider-Gwen – Voiced by Hailee Steinfeld
- 4.Peni Parker – Voiced by Kimiko Glenn
- 5.Peter Porker / Spider-Ham – Voiced by John Mulaney
- 6.Spider-Man Noir – Voiced by Nicolas Cage
- 7.Wilson Fisk / Kingpin – Voiced by Liev Schreiber
Critical Reception and Awards:
“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” received widespread critical acclaim for its groundbreaking animation style, engaging storytelling, and diverse representation of characters. The film won several awards, including the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature, making it the first non-Disney/Pixar film to win the award since 2011. It was praised for its humor, emotional depth, and ability to pay homage to the various incarnations of Spider-Man from the comics.
Box Office Performance:
The film was a commercial success, grossing over $375 million worldwide against a production budget of around $90 million.
“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) is a groundbreaking animated superhero film that introduces audiences to Miles Morales, the new Spider-Man. As multiple Spider-People from different dimensions converge in Miles’ world, they must unite to stop the villainous Kingpin’s destructive plans. With its innovative animation style, diverse characters, and engaging storytelling, the film received critical acclaim and won the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature. Experience the ultimate Spider-Man adventure that transcends dimensions and captures the hearts of audiences of all ages.”