We’re just two months away from the home video release of The Amazing Spider-Man and the first place to reveal an exclusive addition is Target. Target will be selling an exclusive disc of content titled “A Hero Will Rise'” with all of their DVD and Blu-rays of the film. The disc will feature behind-the-scenes video and interviews detailing the creation of the new Spider-Man in the film and his modern influences. You can see a preview of the featurette by clicking here.
The new take on the iconic Marvel Comics character stars Andrew Garfield (The Social Network) as Peter Parker, a.k.a. Spider-Man, and Emma Stone (The Help) as Gwen Stacy. The film also features Rhys Ifans (Notting Hill) as Dr. Curt Connors, a.k.a. The Lizard, Denis Leary (“Rescue Me”) as Captain Stacy, Campbell Scott (“Damages”) as Richard Parker, and Irrfan Khan (Slumdog Millionaire) as Rajit Ratha. Rounding out the all-star cast are Martin Sheen (“The West Wing”) as Uncle Ben and two-time Academy Award winner for Best Actress, Sally Field (Norma Rae, 1979; Places in the Heart, 1984), as Aunt May.
The DVD and Blu-ray will be released on November 9th.