Wednesday February 19, 2020

Culture Counter

Marc Webb's new Amazing Spider-Man is the superhero film for the Twilight generation, but what's really amazing is that Andrew Garfield has mass superhero appeal.

23rd June, 2012
Andrew Garfield: a mass of hair has appeal.

**Big hair:** Marc Webb's new Amazing Spider-Man is the superhero film for the Twilight generation, but what's really amazing is that Andrew Garfield has mass superhero appeal, despite the Tintin quiff and pasty complexion.

**Unexpected poetry:** chalkboards outside Dublin pubs are getting increasingly inventive.

**Patrick Ness:** the Carnegie Medal for children's literature and its companion prize for illustration, the Kate Greenaway Medal, have for the first time been awarded to the same book, A Monster...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The best writing and and the biggest stories of 2019 from the Business Post

Richie Oakley | 1 month ago

Denis O’Brien is back in court, residents continue to fight the Council on halting site and a row surfaces in government over rent control proposals

Leanna Byrne | 4 years ago