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Spider-Man: Homecoming
Directed by: Jon Watts
Produced by: Kevin Feige and Amy Pascal

Written by:

John Francis Daley and Jonathan M. Goldstein


Tom Holland
Michael Keaton



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Music by:


Edited by:


Released by:

Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures

Release date:

July 7th, 2017

Previous installment(s):


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Spider-Man: Homecoming is the title of the new Spider-Man film reboot being released on July 7th, 2017 in 3D, IMAX, and IMAX 3D.

The film has Marvel Studios producing and have complete creative control over the movie while Sony Pictures continues to own, finance and distribute the movie.

Official plot synopsis

Thrilled by his experience with the Avengers, young Peter Parker (Tom Holland) returns home to live with his Aunt May. Under the watchful eye of mentor Tony Stark, Parker starts to embrace his newfound identity as Spider-Man. He also tries to return to his normal daily routine -- distracted by thoughts of proving himself to be more than just a friendly neighborhood superhero. Peter must soon put his powers to the test when the evil Vulture emerges to threaten everything that he holds dear.


  • Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man
  • Michael Keaton as Adrian Toomes / Vulture
  • Zendaya as Michelle
  • Jacob Batalon as Ned Leeds
  • Laura Harrier as Liz Allan
  • Tony Revolori as Flash Thompson
  • Bokeem Woodbine as Shocker
  • Marisa Tomei as May Parker
  • Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark / Iron Man
  • Jon Favreau as Happy Hogan 
  •  Michael Chernus as Phineas Mason / Tinkerer
  • Michael Barbieri as one of Parker's friends
  • Hannibal Buress as a gym teacher
  • Kenneth Choi as Parker's high school principal
  • Tyne Daly, Logan Marshall-Green, Donald Glover, Martin Starr, Isabella Amara, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., J. J. Totah, Selenis Leyva, Abraham Attah, Michael Mando, Garcelle Beauvais, Tiffany Espensen, Angourie Rice, Martha Kelly, and Jona Xiao are cast in unspecified roles.

Confirmed Plot Points

  • The plot will not be centered on an origin story for Peter Parker.
    • In April 2015, Kevin Feige said that the reboot would not be centered around an origin story and would take inspiration from Batman Begins, as it would be true to the spirit of Spider-Man, while at the same time having a different tone from previous films. 
  • Peter Parker will be in high school.
    • In late September 2015, director Jon Watts confirmed that Peter Parker's age will be 15. 
  • In May 2016, it was confirmed that Homecoming will take place after 2016's Captain America: Civil War film in the MCU timeline.

Filming Location

  • Tom Holland revealed that the filming shot in Atlanta, Georgia and New York City.


  • In mid-April 2016, Marvel and Sony official confirmed the title of the Spider-Man 2017 reboot as Spider-Man: Homecoming.

Rumors/unconfirmed information


  • OSCORP will have a clear presence in the film.
  • The plot of the film could take Spider-Man to the Savage Land.
  • At some point, Spider-Man will battle Iron Man as an audition to join the Avengers, or by the end of the film, Spider-Man is invited to join the Avengers.

Characters Rumors

Hero Rumors

  • In April 2016, Feige confirmed that characters from previous MCU properties can and will appear in Spider-Man: Homecoming. He did not say who.
    • Captain America could appear in the film.
      • In mid-April 2016, the sub-title of the movie "Homecoming" perhaps points to Iron Man, Captain America or both appearing in the movie, since in ASM #252 the arc "Homecoming!" featured both of those heroes.
      • In late May 2016, Chris Evans said that he wanted to cameo in Spider-Man: Homecoming as Captain America/Steve Rogers.
  • Matt Murdock as Daredevil could appear in the film, as Charlie Cox would his role from the hit Netflix series.
    • In late April 2015, Charlie Cox revealed that Marvel films are a part of his contract he signed and is contractually obligated to appear in a Marvel film, if told so.

Villain Rumors

  • Wilson Fisk as Kingpin could appear in the film, as Vincent D'Onofrio would reprise his role from the hit Netflix series.
    • In an interview with IGN, Vincent said he would love to and quote "To be able to kick Spider-Man's butt, would be awesome." and "Yeah! I would do it in a second."
    • In late May 2016, rumors came about that Vincent D'Onofrio's Kingpin character could appear in Spider-Man: Homecoming. On Twitter, Vincent said "I love all this action about me doing #SpiderMan Tell Marvel!" however he also went on to say "Sorry folks but this is news to me. It would be great but I don't think it will happen."
  • Sandman, Vulture, Mysterio and or Shocker could appear in the film as villains.
  • Norman Osborn could be in the film, and may be played by Matthew McConaughey.
    • In mid-May 2015, Matthew confirmed that he was reading over various Marvel and DC scripts to see what was right for him, should he take any role.
    • In late May 2015, rumors came that Marvel was courting Matthew to be Norman Osborn.

Supporting Character Rumors

  • Mary Jane Watson could be in the film, and Shailene Woodley is interested in the role.
    • In March 2015, Shailene was asked in an interview would she play Mary Jane in the new film and replied "Heck yeah!".
  • J. Jonah Jameson could cameo in the film and may be played by J.K. Simmons.
    • In January 2015, when asked if Simmons would return to the role of JJ in the MCU if asked, he said "Absolutely.".
    • In March 2016, when a petition was launched to get J.K. Simmons to play the role of J. Jonah Jameson again, he said "That petition does not come from anybody that is in a position to actually do anything about it" but followed up with "Listen, doing those movies with Sam [Raimi] was one of the great joys of my career, and you know, it was as super fun character. So I'll never close the door on anything.".

Casting Rumors

  • In March 2016, Zendaya has been cast as an unknown female character named Michelle. Rumor is her character will not be a love interest for Parker or a lead character in Spider-Man: Homecoming. However, it was said that her character will play a big part in future installments.

Debunked rumors

Character rumors

Title Rumors

  • After the film was announced, rumors came that the film could be called The Spectacular Spider-Man.
  • After the deal went through to put Spider-Man in MCU, the Amazing Spider-Man facebook page changed their name to Spider-Man, leading many to believe that the film just simply be called Spider-Man.
  • In late April 2015, rumors came that the film could be called Spider-Man: The New Avenger.
  • In early April 2016, rumors came that the film could be called Spider-Man: Homecoming.
    • Not long after, other titles were registered with Sony as domain names for possible websites and or possible titles for the movies. Those titles included Spider-Man: Coming of Age, Spider-Man: Greatness Awaits and Spider-Man: Suspended.

Production rumors

  • Drew Goddard, Adam McKay, Jonathan Levine, Ted Melfi, Jason Moore, John Francis Daley, Jonathan M. Goldstein and Jared Hess were all rumored to direct the film.
    • On June 23rd, 2015, Jon Watts was named the director of the film, along with Tom Holland's casting as Peter Parker.
  • Anthony and Joe Russo will produce the film.


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Box Office

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Home Media

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  • Marvel announced a sequel is scheduled to be released on July 5, 2019.


  • On January 20th, 2016, Sony officially announced that the release date for the 2017 Spider-Man reboot film was moved up from July 28th, 2017 to July 7th, 2016, three weeks earlier from the first release date.


  • Spider-Man: Homecoming is the sixteenth installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, while also being the fourth installment of Phase Three.
  • The title Spider-Man: Homecoming could be possibly be referencing the 1984 Amazing Spider-Man comic #252 which featured appearances from both Iron Man and Captain America.
  • In April 2015, Kevin Feige revealed that Marvel Studios had been working to seal a deal to bring Spider-Man to the MCU since October 2014, when they announced their full slate of Phase Three films, as he said, "Marvel doesn't announce anything officially until it's set in stone. So we went forward with that Plan A in October, with the Plan B being, if the deal were to happen with Sony, how it would all shift. We've been thinking about the Spider-Man film as long as we've been thinking about Phase Three."
  • In June 2015, Kevin Feige revealed that the current deal with Sony does not allow the MCU version of Spider-Man to appear in any of the MCU television series, such as Agents of SHIELD or Daredevil with Kevin saying it was "very specific... with a certain amount of back and forth allowed."

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