10 Directors Who Could End Up Directing The Amazing Spider-Man 4
Adam LeonWho? Leon burst on the scene last year with Gimme The Loot, a rambunctious indie about two teens on a desperate attempt to tag the CitiField apple in Queens, New York.
Why? Spider-Man is first and foremost a New York City character, and Gimme The Loot was one of the most true and affectionate portrayals of the city. Leon’s pedigree is similar to Webb’s, as he’s got a rough-around-the-edges aesthetic that would bring a lighthearted edge to the character. Fans of the character’s earlier comic runs remember him sailing across the Brooklyn Bridge, touching down in Columbus Circle, or having a hot dog at Astor Place. Due to extensive green screen and studio work, the films have kept those concepts from us, but surely Leon would bring them back.
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