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Old January 25 2013, 03:47 PM   #52
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Re: Spiderman 3 Better Than Amazing

trekkiebaggio wrote: View Post
I preferred Maguire as Peter, but I liked Garfield more as Spider-Man.
Maguire was okay, but I never really felt he was playing Peter Parker; rather, I felt that Peter Parker was reinterpreted as a Tobey Maguire type of character to accommodate the actor. Whereas Andrew Garfield played a character much closer to the Peter Parker I know. Maybe a bit edgier and angrier than Peter is usually written, but that's actually pretty consistent with how Stan Lee wrote him in the early issues, as a guy with a chip on his shoulder about the bum deals life kept handing him and a desire to show up his naysayers.
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