The third Spider-Man movie in the MCU already became Sony Pictures’’ highest grossing movie of all time following its theatrical run.
Last Updated: 08.49 AM, Jun 12, 2022
Spider-Man: No Way Home became the highest grossing movie of 2021, reportedly making over a billion more than the second best. Sony Pictures has now announced that the third Spider-Man movie in the MCU will return to theatres once again, but this time, its extended cut.
Sony Pictures took to its official Twitter handle to share the news with the fans, with a fun video. The clip features Tom Holland, Andrew Garfield and Tobey Magiure all saying, “I am Spider-Man”, before announcing that the extended version will hit theatres on September 2. The extended cut is dubbed as ‘The more fun stuff version’.
The post also confirmed that the movie will be hitting theatres in the US and Canada, with more countries to be announced soon. The buzz is that the extended cut will feature around 15 minutes of added footage and the ticket sales are set to start on August 9.
Directed by Jon Watts, the movie was one of the most-anticipated movies of 2021, and became a box office sensation. Spider-Man: No Way Home also became the studio’s highest grossing movie of all time after its theatrical run ended, reportedly minting over $1.9 Billion at the global box office.
The movie picks up from the events of Spider-Man: Far From Home and has Doctor Strange perform a botched spell which leads to the multiverse being open. The movie also stars Garfiel and Maguire reprising their roles as the web slinger as well as Zendaya, Benedict Cumberbatch, Jacob Batalon, Jon Favreau, Marisa Tomei, Alfred Molina, Willem Dafoe, Jamie Foxx, Rhys Ifans, and Thomas Haden Church.
Spider-Man: No Way Home is now available to stream on Netflix.