In December 2021, Spider-Man: No Way Home was released, the third installment in the solitary adventures of Tom Holland's Peter Parker. A long-awaited film whose big twist had leaked well ahead of its release. Spider-Man: No Way Home not only saw the return of the iconic villains of previous Spider-Man films, but also their protagonists.Spider-Man: No Way Home strong> But surprise, Alfred Molina, aka Doc Octopus, did not manage to hold his tongue and messed up the surprise to; the opportunity for an interview.
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The time of a film, Andrew Garfield, Tobey Maguire and Tom Holland were united to save Doc Octopus from Alfred Molina, the Green Goblin from Willem Dafoe, the Electro from Jamie Foxx, the Lizard from Rhys Ifans as well as Thomas Haden Church's Sandman. Protagonists and antagonists return to their respective roles to the delight of Spider-Man fans.Only, the surprise could not be kept until the release of the film, many leaks came to spoil the festivities. For months, successive leaks, each more credible than the other, teased the return of the other two Spider-Man.
What about the return of the antagonists in this story? Unfortunately for Alfred Molina, it is he who will finally spill the beans. the outcome of an interview. A journalist took advantage; the opportunity to ask him a trick question, well worded but whose quick answer turned out to be treacherous.
“By chance, I was talking to a journalist who asked me: 'So, you know, how is the Spider-Man movie going?'. And I answered: “Oh , super thank you”. Then, literally the next day, Variety said: “Alfred Molina reveals the return of Doc Ock”, he confided to Radio Times.
A confirmation that did not fail; to shake the cinema press, to a time when Spider-Man: No Way Homewas undoubtedly one of the most anticipated films of the moment. Multiverse, potential return of Andrew Garfield and Tobey Maguire, presence of Doctor Strange, everything pointed to a phenomenal film. An awaited film, therefore, whose surprises tried to be kept secret by Sony and Marvel. And with this blunder, Molina found himself; in the crosshairs of Amy Pascal, ex-Sony and producer of the film, and Kevin Feige, big boss at Marvel Studios:
“I had big problems”, revealed Molina. “I was getting calls from Amy Pascal, Kevin Feige was on the red carpet somewhere and someone asked him about a Marvel movie and apparently he got a little bit surly and got angry. returned saying: 'Ask Alfred Molina'”.
A last appearance for Alfred Molina who will remain in Feige's throat. everything, the boss of Marvel Studios can keep smiling: Spider-Man: No Way Home has racked up; over $1.9 billion at the box office. With its plot twist as grandiose as the snap from Avengers: Infinity War or Captain America and Mjolnir in Avengers: Endgame, Spider-Man: No Way Home< /em> introduced himself; as a must-have for Peter Parker fans. Stay at know what spider-man has in store for us, now that the superhero has fallen in total anonymity.