Marvel ‘Spider-Man’ Film Blows Viewership Out of the Water Again

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Credit: Sony Pictures

Marvel and Sony Picture’s critically acclaimed Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) has once again obtained another accolade.

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Credit: Sony Pictures

According to Letterboxd, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse has accumulated over one million views by members of the community. The official synopsis to the film has been posted below.

“Bitten by a radioactive spider in the subway, Brooklyn teenager Miles Morales suddenly develops mysterious powers that transform him into the one and only Spider-Man. When he meets Peter Parker, he soon realizes that there are many others who share his special, high-flying talents. Miles must now use his newfound skills to battle the evil Kingpin, a hulking madman who can open portals to other universes and pull different versions of Spider-Man into our world.”

Letterboxd is a website and social media app for movie buffs and aficionados. It allows members to log, review and have in depth discussions about all things related to the movie industry. The film was added to their “One Million Watched Club”, which simply means, one million members or more have watched the film.

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Credit: Sony Pictures

Today, the movie became the sixth Marvel Film and first animated film outside the Disney umbrella to join the list. The film is the 21st movie overall to join the list.

We previously reported that the title of a sequel to the award-winning film may have accidentally been revealed by a crew member.

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse was released in December 2017 and went onto become one of the most beloved Marvel adaptations of all times. The film won Best Animated Film at the 2019 Academy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, Critics Choice Movie Award, and BAFTA Awards.

Credit: Sony Pictures

A current portion of the list and statistics courtesy of Letterboxd have been posted below.

Latest additions:
Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse on October 19, 2021
La La Land on October 5, 2021
Up on October 3, 2021

// Stats and facts

First film to be watched by a million members:
Inception (3,391 days after Letterboxd launched)

Fastest film to reach one million viewers:
Joker (617 days after its world premiere)

Average Letterboxd rating: 4.10 stars
Films rated at/above 4 stars: 13
Films rated below 4 stars: 8
Number of films in Letterboxd’s Top 250: 8
Films released before Letterboxd’s 2011 launch: 7
Films released after Letterboxd’s launch: 14

Number of Christopher Nolan films: 3
Number of foreign language films: 1
Number of films directed by women: None 🙁
Number of films in the MCU: 4
Number of Pixar films: 2

An official update on the sequel has not been released at this time.

Did you enjoy watching Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse? Be sure to let us know in the comments!

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