Whether you’re among the few who missed out seeing it in theaters or simply a rabid Spider-Man fan who wants to scratch that radioactive spider-itch before Spider-Man: Far From Home hits theaters on July 2nd — there’s good news from Netflix today. Oscar-winning and critically acclaimed animated feature length film Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is now available on the streaming service.
So if you didn’t make the trek to the movie theater back in December, get ready to Netflix and chill with Miles Morales, Spider-Gwen/Spider-Woman, Peter B. Parker, Spider-Ham and the rest of the colorful cast from the comfort of your own home. The critical response to Into the Spider-Verse, according to Wikipedia:
On Rotten Tomatoes, Into the Spider-Verse holds an approval rating of 97%, based on 358 reviews, with an average rating of 8.74/10. The website’s critical consensus reads, “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse matches bold storytelling with striking animation for a purely enjoyable adventure with heart, humor, and plenty of superhero action.” On Metacritic, the film has a weighted average score of 87 out of 100, based on 50 critics, indicating “universal acclaim”. Audiences polled by CinemaScore gave the film a rare average grade of “A+” on an A+ to F scale, while PostTrak reported filmgoers gave it a 90% overall positive score and an 80% “definite recommend”, as well as a rare 5 star rating.
Check out the official trailer:
Will you give Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse a watch on Netflix if you hadn’t seen it already? Let us know in the comments.
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