Actors Andrew Garfield and Tobey Maguire built a very special relationship in Spider-Man: No Way Home playing the Wall-crawler.
Andrew Garfield has explained the relationship he had with the co-star of Spider-Man: No Way Home, Tobey Maguire. Since its release at the end of 2021, the big spider event has become one of the most successful movies of all time. In fact, it has surpassed Avatar at the domestic box office, a totally unexpected milestone. The film served Tom Holland close his first trilogy, waiting for the next one. But it also served for the return of two Spiderman that we thought we had forgotten and that have returned to the collective imagination with more force than ever.
In a recent interview given to Vanity FairAndrew Garfield revealed that playing the wall climber with Tobey Maguire in Spider-Man: No Way Home it was particularly meaningful to him. The actor admitted to being a big fan of the original films of sam raimi. He also explained how that trilogy from the 2000s inspired him to make his own saga together with Mark Webb. That’s why, according to Garfield himself, his iteration interacts with Maguire’s as if he were an older brother or mentor.
An older brother or mentor, that was one for the other
«I had a huge heart full of emotions and I wanted, above all, that Tobey Maguire be impressed by meAndrew Garfield explained about Spider-Man: No Way Home and the relationship between the different peter parker. «I wanted him to be my big brother or my mentor, and tell me that I was doing my job well. And, at the same time, I wanted to compete against him, surpass him. I wanted to joke, have fun, have a good time with him«.
Be that as it may, of course he managed to transfer that image. The relationship between the three titular superheroes was extraordinary. None felt “out of place” or displaced. All of them contributed their bit in the final battle, each one with their identity, their style, their characteristics. And, at the same time, they were all Spider-Man. An unparalleled delight this marvel multiverse that promises new madness in the long-awaited Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.