First of all, I could not recognize Michael Keaton as Adrian when viewing this film. Actually, I am surprised everybody is getting old without clear notice... The American comic style differs from the Japanese one. And I'm quite familiar with Hayao Miyazaki's animations.
Although I have an allergy to seeing American comic films, I really love this one! This is a kind of story where a super hero who is hiding his true identity and mission lives a normal student life of his own. Only if an incident happens, he becomes a hero to deal with villains. And villains are searching for his whereabouts for revenge. A kind of student version of Batman.
The most interesting plot is that Peter (Spider-Man)'s girlfriend's father is the antagonist, Adrian! The action line and emotional line of story are perfectly combined into one at the end of Act 2. The result of the battle is Peter=Spiderman wins over the antagonist. And the filmmaker did not have Adrian survive. I think it is too realistic, and everyone wants Adrian not to die as the father of a girlfriend. Anyway, the entire expression of film art is perfect!
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