Spider-Man: Homecoming opened with $117 million at the U.S. box office, based on Sunday estimates. That’s a great start for Sony’s second reboot, but it’s still not enough to unseat the wall-crawler’s top opener to date: Spider-Man 3 (2007), with $151.1 million.
As painful as it is to accept this reality, don’t let it get you down. For one, Homecoming firmly establishes Spidey’s place in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, in which Disney has invested heavily. There’s plenty more to come from Tom Holland’s wall-crawler. Read more…