Sony’s Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse Defies All Odds, Beats $31.3 Billion MCU for Rare Record

Sony's Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse Defies All Odds, Beats $31.3 Billion MCU for Rare Record

For all the people who claimed that “animation isn’t cinema”, the latest piece of some spider action just broke the record on IMDB. Sony’s Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse went over and beyond people’s expectations and gave people…cinema.

As per the reports, Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse became the highest-rated animated movie of all time on IMDB. Within 4 days of its release, the Sony project achieved a greater feat than what the MCU wanted for quite a long time.

A still from Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse.
A still from Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse.

Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse Broke MCU’s Record!

Back in 2018 when Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse was released, people were livid at the amount of intense animation used in the movie. Depicting the story of Miles Morales, the convoluted story went above and beyond to include a bunch of more Spider-people to help the hero in his search for himself.

Spider-Man 2099 (voiced by Oscar Isaac)
Spider-Man 2099 (voiced by Oscar Isaac)

Also read: Across the Spider-Verse Fans Call Oscar Isaac’s Spider-Man 2099 “Best Marvel movie antagonist since Avengers: Endgame”

Fandomwire Video

It was quickly announced that a sequel to the 2018 film was in the works. People hoped that the sequel would deliver on its promise to be greater than the original. Much to people’s surprise, Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse went above and beyond people’s expectations as the movie turned out to be just the cinema that the world needed.

In a Twitter post, it was revealed that within just 4 days of its release, Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse broke MCU’s record by becoming the highest-rated animated movie on IMDB.

The movie received a record high of 9.1/10 on IMDB and 95% on Rotten Tomatoes which is quite the number for an animated film. Fans couldn’t help but praise and congratulate Sony for their big win in the world of animation and the multitudes of Spider-Mans who got their time to shine in the Spider-Verse.

And the tweets are not baseless, countless reviews of the movie have put a spotlight on the movie that it has become an unmissable phenomenon.

Suggested: “Miles can’t be converted into live action”: Spider-Man Fans Convinced ‘Across the Spider-Verse’ Success Has Doomed Miles Morales Live-Action Movie 

Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse Earned $69.1 Million On Its Opening Night!

The effects of the first movie have been intensified!
The effects of the first movie have intensified!

Related: “You can’t put 10 pounds of shit in a five-pound bag”: Andrew Garfield’s Co-star Hated Working in ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ Despite $757 Million Success

Well, that’s what you get when you enter the Spider-Verse and literally countless variations of the superhero cause chaos all around. As per the reports, Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse earned a whopping $69.1 million on its opening night! This has been the biggest opening night collection of any movie in the year 2023.

As per the reviews, the varying frame rates, and the comic style from the original movie have been intensified in the 2023 film. The reviews even went as far as to allege that Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse may just win the award for the best film of the year, “animated or otherwise”. 

With such high ratings and overwhelmingly positive reviews, Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse is currently screening in theaters across the world.

Source: Twitter

Written by Visarg Acharya

Visarg Acharya joined FandomWire in 2022 as a Content Writer. Along with a penchant for writing, Visarg claims that words are the only true language made for him. Currently pursuing his B.Sc in Physics, the combination of Physics and Marvel make up for an interesting talk. Visarg Acharya has authored over 500 articles and reads books in his spare time along with an occasional series to accompany him.