Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) Movie poster and comic book cover compared.

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Jon Watts, 2017

VS3

The Amazing Spider-Man
Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, 1963

Spider-Man: Homecoming is a movie directed by Jon Watts in 2017 and based on the characters from the comic book The Amazing Spider-Man by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko, first published in 1963. The movie features Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Robert Downey Jr., Marisa Tomei, Jon Favreau, Gwyneth Paltrow, and others.

What users say

“The movie is better than the comic book”

But the comic book is worth reading.

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RATING

7.4

/ 10

Movie Poster: Spider-Man: Homecoming (Jon Watts, 2017)

8.6

/ 10

Comic Book Cover: The Amazing Spider-Man (Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, 1963)

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Storyline

Following the Battle of New York, Adrian Toomes and his salvage company are contracted to clean up the city, but their operation is taken over by the Department of Damage Control ( D.O.D.C. ), Eight years later, Peter Parker is drafted into the Avengers by Stark to help with an internal dispute in Berlin, but resumes his studies at the Midtown School of Science and Technology when Stark tells him he is not yet ready to become a full Avenger.

Movie vs Book

Poster of Spider-Man: Homecoming, the 2017 movie by Jon Watts

Year

2017

Minutes

133

Movie Rate

7.40

Source: IMDb

Movie

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Country: USA

Year: 2017

Length: 2h13m

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Cover of The Amazing Spider-Man, the 1963 comic book by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko

Year

1963

Pages

568

Book Rate

8.64

S: Goodreads

Comic Book

The Amazing Spider-Man

Country: USA

First published in: 1963

Length: 568 pages

Genre: Fiction

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Other screen adaptations of the comic book

TV Series poster
Spider-Man (1994-1998)
TV Series by Stan Lee, Steve Ditko
Movie poster
Spider-Man (2002)
Movie by Sam Raimi

User polls & recommendations

Which is better?

Poster of Spider-Man: Homecoming, the 2017 movie by Jon Watts

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Cover of The Amazing Spider-Man, the 1963 comic book by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko

Comic Book

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movie

IS IT WORTH WATCHING?

Poster of Spider-Man: Homecoming, the 2017 movie by Jon Watts

WATCH

Yes

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%

16% No

16 votes

3 votes

comic book

IS IT WORTH READING?

Cover of The Amazing Spider-Man, the 1963 comic book by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko

READ

Yes

0

%

24% No

13 votes

4 votes

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