Official ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2′ Plot Details Revealed

Sony has announced that “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” has officially started production — and based on their press release, it looks like “Amazing Spider-Man 2″ is indeed the official title of director Marc Webb’s upcoming sequel.

The press release also confirmed new casting details, including Paul Giamatti as Rhino and Colm Feore as an unidentified character. Additionally, the release gives us a good sense of what “ASM2″ is all about.

Read on for details!

In The Amazing Spider-Man™ 2, for Peter Parker (Andrew Garfield), life is busy – between taking out the bad guys as Spider-Man and spending time with the person he loves, Gwen (Emma Stone), high school graduation can’t come quickly enough. Peter hasn’t forgotten about the promise he made to Gwen’s father to protect her by staying away – but that’s a promise he just can’t keep. Things will change for Peter when a new villain, Electro (Jamie Foxx), emerges, an old friend, Harry Osborn (Dane DeHaan), returns, and Peter uncovers new clues about his past.

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