And while Tobey loyalists might think the casting idea to be weird, it might not be a bad idea.
The third iteration of the Spider-Man series directed by Jon Watts, "Spider-Man: Homecoming", swept local cinemas through the weekend, and is close to exceeding the 6 million ticket mark.
"I kinda want Tobey Maguire to play Uncle Ben. I don't think he'll do it though", Tom told BBC Radio 1 recently. Holland's Peter is 15 in the film, and if Maguire were to play Uncle Ben his age would work well with that idea.
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Dennis Smith Jnr paced the Mavericks with 21 points (7/13 FG) and six assists, while Yogi Ferrell added 15 points and five dimes. Torrey Craig had 27 points and 11 rebounds off the bench to lead Denver to its first victory and a spot in the second round.
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This effort again matched his previous attempt, finishing centimetres short of keeping his hopes of a first Tour win alive. That mistake came after Shinkwin's approach had landed in an awkward spot next to the bunker.
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It will be physically and technically monitored, with either forts or a checkpost every 1.5 kilometres, he said. This will be the fourth time an operation will displace the people of Khyber Agency since 2014.
As teased by creative director Bryan Intihar in an interview with Official PlayStation Magazine, the web-slinger will deal with villains that will "force Spider-Man and the player to mix up how they play: really push and pull them as much as possible".
It was so refreshing to not see another origin story that retells us everything we already know like The Amazing Spider-Man did, but instead showed us a new perspective on the character.
Rolled into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, though, Spidey has finally found a warm, welcome home for himself, both with his own planned trilogy of movies and as part of the wider Avengers shenanigans with last year's Captain America: Civil War and next year's Avengers: Infinity War.
They got just the right balance of having a light-hearted sense of humor and fun action-packed scenes, clearly taking a leaf out of The Guardians of the Galaxy's book when it comes to tone.
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