The Sad Reason Spider-Man Will Be Cut From The MCU

  • Published on Aug 21, 2019
  • Peter Parker continues to have bad luck with his parents.
    While his real mom and dad are long gone, Spider-Man's real-world guardians Disney and Sony have been disputing over how best to look after him.
    The web-flinging vigilante is a member of the Marvel Cinematic Universe thanks to two Tom Holland-starring films - 2017's Spider-Man: Homecoming and 2019's Spider-Man: Far From Home. He's also made a handful of appearances in the MCU's ensemble movies - but he's always remained the property of Sony Pictures.
    For months now, Disney, Marvel Studios, and Sony have been in talks over how to split financial stakes in the Spider-Man franchise as they worked to update the shared custody deal they struck in 2015. That landmark agreement allowed Marvel to have access to the Spider-Man character while Sony retained ownership.
    The stand-off reportedly ended on August 20, when, according to Deadline, the two companies failed to reach an agreement.
    The inability to strike new terms in a deal, which would have seen Disney obtaining a co-financing stake in the property, means that Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige will no longer produce Spider-Man films. Furthermore, Marvel will cease any involvement in the Holland-starring Spidey universe moving forward - meaning that Spider-Man is swinging away from the MCU and crawling back into Sony's web.
    Deadline's sources indicated that the talks ended because of a disagreement over money. Disney is said to have requested a 50 percent co-financing stake in future Spider-Man films - of which there are reportedly two, anticipated to feature both actor Tom Holland, and Jon Watts returning in the director's chair. The talks also involved Disney potentially extending that stake into other Spider-Man-adjacent films, like the growing Venom franchise.
    A 50 percent stake is a hefty increase from Marvel Studios' current share of the Spider-Man movie series, which is "five percent of first dollar gross" - or the money that a film makes during its first day out in theaters. Sony wanted to keep that deal intact, Disney didn't, and so Disney came forward with its own proposition.
    As Deadline's Mike Fleming Jr. put it, Sony executives, quote, "turned that offer down flat" - apparently not even approaching Disney with a counteroffer. According to the report, the studio had no interest in splitting ownership over what has become its most commercially successful franchise. It's probably not a coincidence that just a day before this news broke, Spider-Man: Far From Home officially edged out Skyfall to become Sony's highest-earning movie ever.
    Kevin Feige, a big fan of Spider-Man, reportedly had every intention of continuing to produce movies featuring the teen hero if Disney and Sony were able to renegotiate terms.
    Sony is clearly confident that the franchise has a bright future ahead without Feige or Marvel Studios involved in producing it.
    In addition to the now Sony-controlled Spider-Man sequels, the studio is confirmed to be working on a sequel to Venom directed by Andy Serkis, a Morbius: The Living Vampire movie starring Jared Leto, and a film centered on Kraven the Hunter. According to Deadline, they're also still working on that Black Cat/Silver Sable thing they've been trying to get made forever.
    The big question surrounding this news is how it will affect the MCU, which has heavily featured Spider-Man in its overarching narrative up to this point. In just a handful of movies, Holland's Spider-Man went from a spunky kid who played pinch hitter during one tense airport battle to a universe-travelling hero who would put his life on the line to save other people.
    Peter Parker also developed a deeply moving dynamic with Tony Stark, serving as his protégé-on-the-rise and standing as the closest thing to a son that Tony ever had. For Marvel fans, now it looks like they're both gone.
    It seems like Spider-Man will never again cross paths with other MCU heroes, and will instead spend his next few movies cozying up to characters in Sony's Spidey universe.
    #MCU #Sony #SpiderMan
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  • Flame Pixel
    Flame Pixel 10 hours ago


  • Volume Dxz
    Volume Dxz Day ago +2

    Stan Lee wouldn’t like this R.I.P hope your doing good up there

  • Simmsy
    Simmsy Day ago

    Does this mean he can be in a future venom film ? (Might be too late for Venom 2)

  • The addict gamer

    What does that mean, spiderman leaving the mcu?? Is tom holland gonna continue making spiderman movies the following years?

  • devie lee
    devie lee 2 days ago

    So the reason is money. 😏

  • Xian 114
    Xian 114 4 days ago

    Why do they do this they just let the fans getting sad and mad😭😡

  • Luca Attard
    Luca Attard 4 days ago

    Look for there to be another avengers move it will take at least 2 years and maybe even more. Hopefully they would have struck a deal by then. Sony said they were “disappointed” that the hero might no longer be able to appear in MCU films, but said that it hoped things “might change” in the future. I really hope they do because spider man is my favourite superhero and the mcu will not be the same without him

  • XportAssassin
    XportAssassin 5 days ago

    Sony: Door is closed on Spider-Man in the mcu

    Tobey maguire: FIX THIS DAMN DOOR!!

  • pro hooker Ez gamer
    pro hooker Ez gamer 6 days ago

    He protec
    He attac
    But most importantly, spiderman's never going to Mcu bac. 😟

  • Youtube Username 2019
    Youtube Username 2019 6 days ago +2

    Can us the fans do something like a petition to bring him back to MCU?

  • Austrian Bish
    Austrian Bish 6 days ago

    Damn, didn't know that.

  • Marcel Acen
    Marcel Acen 6 days ago

    maybe disney can borrow spider man from sony,make him die and then,The Miles Morale story*dont hate me for making spider man die*

  • SilverBack Gorilla Gang

    Bullshit. How you take SpiderMan out of the MCU.

  • Homer loves Donuts
    Homer loves Donuts 7 days ago

    Please sony give us spiderman back,we will trade you with Captain Marvel

  • tessamersus
    tessamersus 8 days ago

    Walt Disney is rolling over in his grave.

  • King Dom
    King Dom 8 days ago +1

    Spider man home coming
    Spider man far from home
    Spider man far from MCU
    We love you peter parker 😭😭😭😙😙😙😙

  • Jana and Joud
    Jana and Joud 9 days ago +1

    I hated Sony after that
    - 1for Sony
    +5to the mcu
    Edit :5=me my sister my cousins (2) my aunt

  • José Vasco Branco Francisco

    Spidey needs to return. Sony just want money and they do not care about quality. The SUMC has just one movie and the MCU has Over 20. Morbius may become a good movie, but people do not seem to care about the next Jared Leto project. Sony has too many problems. They should invest on the projects they have for the animated spider-verse.

    UNKNOWN MITCH99 9 days ago

    Uncle Ben: ahh **** here we go again

  • dragosbelar
    dragosbelar 11 days ago

    Let's watch Sony fuck it up again.

  • Rocket Raccoon
    Rocket Raccoon 11 days ago

    Disney should not have shat all over everything as they usually do

  • Everything in one
    Everything in one 11 days ago

    Why don't tom Holland leave spiderman role when spiderman is going to sony . If Holland leaves sony would have no chance to reboot spiderman again which the won't do . As soon as diseny gets the rights of spidermans back . Tom holland should apply for the role again.
    No other reboot no other spiderman flop film by sony.
    Easy peasy

  • leonkennedy1259
    leonkennedy1259 12 days ago

    Well I'm late. I just literally found out about this and I gotta say this fricking sucks. 😑

  • Francois Boonzaaier
    Francois Boonzaaier 12 days ago

    Spider-Man was home in the MCU. Now he's back at the orphanage which is Sony.

  • Joshua Castro
    Joshua Castro 12 days ago

    People are gonna crack and plan on assassinate Sony's president in the future.

    ARMENIAN_ ARMY_ 12 days ago +1

    I am so mad I want spider man and Holland to stay in MCU don’t talk to em I am crying

  • Amarganeitor
    Amarganeitor 13 days ago

    *_Look at little Iron-Boy Jr., gonna cry?_*

  • SassyBashir
    SassyBashir 13 days ago

    Why can't they work together, all the viewers care about is watching good Spider-Man movies and being on Marvel is good..

  • Pixelander
    Pixelander 13 days ago

    Not my fav character

  • muhd syafiz zaki
    muhd syafiz zaki 14 days ago

    Next iron man

  • Spider-Man Is the best

    The sad reason I wanna KILL SONY

  • UnknOwn Ki11er
    UnknOwn Ki11er 15 days ago +1

    2017:spider man homecoming
    2019:spider man far from home
    2021:Spiderman kicked from home

  • muthafuka jones
    muthafuka jones 15 days ago

    Spider-Man: Get back to home !

  • かおりんご
    かおりんご 15 days ago

    The infamous Parker Luck strikes again

  • Arctic5
    Arctic5 16 days ago

    Kevin Feige=Thanos

  • Timcan_57
    Timcan_57 16 days ago +4

    Spider-man:Far from home
    Spider-man:Home coming
    *Gets kicked

  • Abdo -cary
    Abdo -cary 16 days ago

    I hope stan was alive , he would solve the problem in no time

  • C. Robert Jr RLS
    C. Robert Jr RLS 16 days ago

    bla bla money, bla bla bla money, bla bla more money, bla, Spiderman ruined, bla

  • Bacony Hair
    Bacony Hair 17 days ago

    IF they're removing spider-man from the MCU

    atleast give us The Amazing Spider-man 3 or Spider-man 4.heck,a sequel to into the Spider-verse,or even the 4 spider-men (Tobey,Andrew,Tom and Miles) meet and take on the Lizard,Green Goblin,Doc Ock,Venom and Sandman (if possible but it might fuck up the whole movie) and Electro.

  • utkarsh singh
    utkarsh singh 17 days ago

    bring my tobey back to me please...please...

  • Cyber Punk
    Cyber Punk 17 days ago

    i know this comment might seem irrelevant but i was wondering what music they use in the background....

  • TheSpaceman
    TheSpaceman 17 days ago

    Sony: Don't worry he's in good hands now.

  • Carlo Nassar
    Carlo Nassar 18 days ago

    I don't care how many people will talk about how greedy Disney is because even if they didn't own as many properties as Warner Media does, that won't save their live-action record that has been awful since the 1950s and even during the Renaissance era. Maybe we should stop having adaptations of books and fairy tales and actual original stuff, which Disney is capable of. Con Air? The Rock? Armageddon? Enemy of the State? I understand people will tell me that stuff is Touchstone or Hollywood but those are labels for Disney that really shouldn't have been used. They need to be trusted to make R-rated movies more than they are aside from Deadpool.

  • Ryan Eze
    Ryan Eze 18 days ago

    JUST got him into the MCU and he’s already out I’m really disappointed I can’t imagine how Tom feels. I hope he still stays as Spiderman ( I’m sure he will but quite frankly I’d just be so uninterested in a 4th Spider-Man after him).

  • Isaac Weaver
    Isaac Weaver 19 days ago

    I do not approve

  • Provoked
    Provoked 20 days ago

    Someone plz explain what’s happening

  • Bilal 03
    Bilal 03 20 days ago

    Did anyone reallise he put the script in the description

  • Keenan Jones
    Keenan Jones 20 days ago

    I'm sad about how big of a stick they just put in the plot in the MCU, buuuuuuut we'll get a Tom Hardy/Tom Holland Venom movie!

  • PTR Squad
    PTR Squad 20 days ago +2


  • Vandana Singh
    Vandana Singh 20 days ago

    Darn you marvel !

  • xavierplaysgames and damianplays video games

    I dont get why this guy isnt crying

  • Yazan Sami
    Yazan Sami 21 day ago

    Fuck it spider man was my favorite character in marvel and now there removing him I don’t have interest in watching. Marvel movies any more

  • Almas Latif
    Almas Latif 21 day ago +1

    Stan would be so sad to see his greatest creation destroyed by greed 😔😣 😿😿😿😿😿 😿😿 😿😿 😿

  • Richard WILSON
    Richard WILSON 21 day ago +2

    Damn, the greed of Disney has no limits. Time for the government to take down this monopoly company

    • Carlo Nassar
      Carlo Nassar 18 days ago

      Don't forget Warner Media, a company that also owns just as many properties or even more than Disney. HBO, Warner Brothers, Turner (CNN, TBS, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim). That said, even if Disney isn't greedy, they still have made inexcusable live-action films since the 1950s and I'm not counting remakes.

    • Dim mary
      Dim mary 20 days ago +1

      Too bad Walter Disney isn't here to see what he's company has become.

  • CrownedX Wolf
    CrownedX Wolf 22 days ago

    What us happening, im so confused

  • Izyan Sitafalwala
    Izyan Sitafalwala 22 days ago

    I am crying my favrouit super hero good bye. Tom Holland my favrouit spider man actor.

  • Thomas Wiczek
    Thomas Wiczek 22 days ago

    Boycott Sony. I know this would be hard. I will.

  • MTL Dark-A.J
    MTL Dark-A.J 22 days ago +2

    This cant be happening. Stan Lee created spider man he created the MCU,sony cant just take that away because of some deal Stan Lee the father of us MCU geeks would be disappointed.

  • Dickson Waweru
    Dickson Waweru 22 days ago


  • Vaughan Burris
    Vaughan Burris 23 days ago

    Yeah I gotta say, this one ain’t on Sony.. Disney got greedy. Plain and simple. As upset as I am, I respect Sony not playing Disney’s game.. They’re trying to buy the world right now