Spider-Man Homecoming (2017 Trailer / Sony Pictures)
The Amazing Spider-Man #2 / Marvel Comics / 1963
Every hero needs his villain and this time it’s Adrian Toomes aka the Vulture (more to the point, a reimagining of the Vulture) played by Pittsburgh’s very own Batman, Michael Keaton. Created in 1963 by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko and appearing in The Amazing Spider-Man #2, Toomes was an inventor who created numerous gadgets including a special flying suit that also augmented his strength. After discovering that his business partner has embezzled from their company, forcing it to go bankrupt, Toomes becomes a professional criminal as the Vulture.
The Vulture (Movie vs. Comics Comparison)
Also joining the cast is Marisa Tomei as a very youthful Aunt May, along with Jon Favreau and Gwyneth Paltrow reprising their roles as Happy Hogan and Pepper Potts from the Iron Man franchise. Keep your eyes peeled for Chris Evans as well as Captain America will also make an appearance.
Spider-Man Homecoming swings into your friendly neighborhood theaters today.