The Amazing Spider-Man is set for release next year and will follow Peter Parker as he gets to grips with his powers. The movie stars Andrew Garfield and his real-life girlfriend Emma Stone as Gwen Stacy and Rhys Ifans as The Lizard. This British actor was unveiled as the latest name to play Peter Parker and his iconic superhero alter-ego last year. Appearing in radio, theatre, film, and television his early roles include the films Lions for Lambs, The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, and Boy A, which garnered him the 2007 BAFTA Television Award for "Best Actor". He is now passing a good time with Em. Emma Stone was recently seen with her beau Andrew Garfield affectionate with each other while shopping at Eleni's in New York's Chelsea Market.
The 2011 Oscar nominations aren't even out yet, but we're already looking forward to the blockbuster movies of 2012 including "The Amazing Spider-Man,", the new trailer for "The Dark Knight," the third and final movie in Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy, has already gone viral; fans are equally psyched about Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey," which also has a brand-new trailer. There's plenty of girl power at the box office next year. Scarlett Johansson is back as the Black Widow in Marvel Studios' film adaptation of "The Avengers," and "Brave" features Pixar's first female lead in Merida, a young Scottish girl who wants to be a warrior. Kristen Stewart battles Charlize Theron in "Snow White in the Huntsman," and later returns (in vampire form) in "Breaking Dawn - Part 2."