SPIDERS

  • Australian returns home from holiday with spider in stomach! 3 days ago

    Sydney: An Australian man had a spider removed from his stomach after it burrowed its way into his body and survived for three days before being removed. Dylan Maxwell was on holidays on the Indonesian island of Bali when the tiny creature burrowed through a small appendix scar and traveled up...
  • Not for the queasy: Australian returns home from holiday with spider in stomach 5 days ago

    An Australian man had a spider removed from his stomach after it burrowed its way into his body and survived for three days before being removed. Dylan Maxwell was on holidays on the Indonesian island of Bali when the tiny creature burrowed through a small appendix scar and traveled up his...
  • Thousands of venomous spiders oozing from the ceiling and walls force family to abandon Missouri home October 13, 2014

    Weldon Spring, Mo.: A family was driven from their suburban St. Louis home by thousands of venomous spiders that fell from the ceiling and oozed from the walls. Brian and Susan Trost bought the $450,000 home overlooking two golf holes at Whitmoor Country Club in Weldon Spring in October 2007 and...
  • The terrible hypocrisy faced by monsters in Indian cinema: End the impossible body image set by Hollywood. All 'creatures' are beautiful September 12, 2014

    New Delhi: It is the dead of night. You have just finished watching that episode of the latest season of 'American Horror Story' on your laptop. There's a slight nip in the air, it is September after all. You switch off the lights, and pull the sheets to cover you. Just...
  • Watch: The 'baap' of all horrifying pranks? Giant mutant spiderdog chases petrified victims of joke down deserted subway September 5, 2014

    If you were afraid of spiders before, you will never be able to leave your bed after you see this video. Only Satan's best friend will think up a prank like this. Unsuspecting strangers on an empty stretch of a road and a deserted subway find themselves encountering a monster. A...
  • Time to leave the planet. Study says city spiders are getting bigger, fatter and are multiplying faster August 22, 2014

    If you think that the spiders you see in your garden are getting bigger, you are probably right. An Australian study on the golden orb weaving spiders found that in urbanised areas, spiders were bigger, fatter and better at reproducing than spiders in rural areas. Researchers from University of Sydney collected 222...
  • Watch: This hilarious video shows how a man's truly terrible singing scares a poor little spider on the wall August 18, 2014

    User Andrew Wilcox uploaded a video on YouTube of him singing so off key that he scared the bejesus out of a tiny spider that was quietly minding its own business on the wall. Andrew wrote in the description: "I am the spider remover. Whenever my sisters see a...
  • Irrfan Khan: It's time we start inspiring world cinema August 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Irrfan Khan, who has made his presence felt in Hollywood with some big projects, feels the time has come when Indian films and filmmakers start inspiring the world with their talent and stories. "We keep looking to Hollywood cinema for inspirations. But I feel, it is time that we...
  • A female superhero movie in SpiderMan universe? August 5, 2014

    Los Angeles: After Marvel's introduced a female Thor, Sony is reportedly planning to create a woman superhero movie to add to its 'SpiderMan' universe. The studio pushed back the release of 'The Amazing SpiderMan 3' by two years. The gap will now be filled by 'The Sinister Six' in 2016. Lisa...
  • Woman charged with arson for setting fire to kill spider June 29, 2014

    New York: A woman who tried to kill a spider by setting some towels on fire in her apartment has been arrested in the US state of Kansas on a charge of aggravated arson. Ginny M Griffith was arrested on Friday after five Hutchinson Fire Department units were called out to...
  • Soldiers may wear bulletproof spider silk in the future June 29, 2014

    New York: Soldiers of the future may be wearing bulletproof material made from spider silk, a new research suggests. Researchers have genetically engineered silkworms to produce spider silk, and have used the material to create gloves that will soon undergo strength testing. "Spider silk in nature has truly unique properties....
  • Watch: Andrew Garfield dresses up as a transwoman in the heartwrenching music video 'We Exist' May 19, 2014

    New Delhi: You've seen 'SpiderMan' actor Andrew Garfield slip in and out of his costume many times. But in the latest music video titled 'We Exist' by Arcade Fire, you'll see him like you've never seen before in the character of a smalltown boy, struggling with his sexuality.The video,...
  • Vivek Oberoi: I'm very careful in choosing the scripts now May 13, 2014

    Mumbai: After tasting success last year with backto back hits "Grand Masti" and "Krrish 3", actor Vivek Oberoi is being cautious in choosing scripts. Vivek's career graph was on a downfall post 2007 release "Shootout At Wadala", but the two films of 2013 gave him a new lease of life in...
  • 'Neighbors' knocks 'The Amazing SpiderMan' from US box office perch May 12, 2014

    Los Angeles/New York: Raunchy adult comedy "Neighbors", starring Seth Rogen as a family man who moves next to a frat house, kicked superhero movie "The Amazing SpiderMan 2" off the top spot on U.S. and Canadian box office charts over the weekend. "Neighbors" earned $51.1 million in ticket sales to lead...
  • OMG! Andrew Garfield gets kissing lessons from Chris Martin on 'Saturday Night Live' May 6, 2014

    London: Coldplay frontman Chris Martin took part in a spoof 'The Amazing SpiderMan 2' take with Andrew Garfield for Saturday Night Live. Martin jumped in to replace Emma Stone during a crucial kiss scene which the pair struggle to get right, reported Digital Spy. Demanding a wig and holding Garfield in his...
  • 'The Amazing SpiderMan 2' gets the highest opening in history for a Hollywood film in India May 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Bypassing the record set by its predecessor, 'The Amazing SpiderMan 2' posted the highest opening in history for a Hollywood film in India. Sony Pictures India announced that the film grossed approximately Rs 41.7 Crore in its four day opening weekend starting May 1st with a final tally...
  • Andrew Garfield's 'The Amazing SpiderMan 2' ropes in $92 million opening May 5, 2014

    Reuters: "The Amazing SpiderMan 2," a sequel about the webslinging superhero, snared $92 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales over the weekend, taking the top spot on movie box office charts at the start of Hollywood's lucrative summer blockbuster season. The bigbudget, effectsfilled movie starring Andrew Garfield is expected to...
  • Between Takes: Masand interviews 'The Amazing New SpiderMan' team May 3, 2014

    The team behind 'The Amazing New SpiderMan 2' tells Rajeev Masand what makes the film different and truly unique. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'The Amazing Spider Man 2' May 3, 2014

    Rajeev Masand reviews 'The Amazing Spider Man 2'. Watch the video for more buzz from Bollywood and Hollywood. ...
  • The Amazing SpiderMan 2: Rare love story disguised as a bigbudget superhero film May 2, 2014

    Cast: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane DeHaan, Sally Field, Chris Cooper Director: Marc Webb 'The Amazing SpiderMan 2' opens not long after the events of the 2012 franchise reboot that ended with Peter Parker promising a dying Captain Stacy to stay away from his daughter for her own protection. It's...
  • Andrew Garfield returns as masked hero with 'The Amazing SpiderMan 2' May 2, 2014

    Hollywood actor Andrew Garfield returns as the masked hero with 'The Amazing SpiderMan 2'. Garfield said that he loved coming back to this role and has overcame a lot of obstacles that were there in the first movie. He said, "We were forming relationships with that first movie, between the...
  • Why Andrew Garfield makes for a cooler, wittier SpiderMan May 2, 2014

    New Delhi: A character can be loved or loathed simply because of the artist who plays the part. An actor always makes or breaks a character. Each actor brings his own style to the character and has the potential to make the simplest of the character the high point...
  • Emma Stone gets bruises after using special safety equipment during 'The Amazing SpiderMan 2' May 1, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Emma Stone says she suffered a painful bruise after wearing a special safety equipment on the sets of 'The Amazing SpiderMan 2'. The 25yearold played Gwen Stacy in the superhero adventure and says she wore safety equipment in order to fly and it caused painful bruising, reports contactmusic.com. Meanwhile...
  • The Amazing SpiderMan 2's Hindi anthem: A song composed in just one night April 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The Indian anthem of 'The Amazing SpiderMan 2' is out and is doing the rounds on social media. Composed and performed by Indian band SANAM, 'Main Hoon' is the promotional music video for 'The Amazing SpiderMan 2' for keeping the Spiderman buzz among the Indian audience alive. The...
  • Vivek Oberoi: No fascination towards villain roles April 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Vivek Oberoi, who has lent his voice in the Hindi version of Hollywood film 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2', says he is not over eager to do Hollywood films and will essay only quality roles. "I am not crazy about doing Hollywood films. I am not interested to...
  • Photos of 'Indian Spider-Man' Gaurav Sharma: An independent candidate who scales walls and climbs his way into your balcony April 12, 2014

    Gaurav Sharma, an independent candidate also known as the Indian Spider-Man, handed out pamphlets to residents and scaled neighbourhood walls during his election campaign in Mumbai. Around 815 million people have registered to vote in the world's biggest election - a number exceeding the population of Europe and a world...
  • Watch: Vivek Oberoi dubs for Electro in 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' April 8, 2014

    Don't be fooled by his charming good looks, actor Vivek Oberoi has a darker side as well. After portraying the role of a sinister bad guy in 'Krrish 3', he will now give his voice to the super-villain Max Dillon aka Electro for the Hindi version of the upcoming film...
  • From Electro to daddy cool: Actor Vivek Oberoi is enjoying diaper duties March 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Vivek Oberoi seems to be enjoying fatherhood as the actor says after his last release 'Krrish 3', he has been busy changing his baby son Vivaan's diapers. The 37-year-old actor, who welcomed Vivaan with wife Priyanka Alva on February 6 last year, had earlier revealed that he planned to...
  • I'm the biggest Spice Girls fan ever: Emma Stone March 21, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Emma Stone, who is a huge fan of Spice Girls, was moved to tears during a radio chat with the former band's singer Mel B. The 25-year-old, who is promoting 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' in Australia, appeared in a radio show yesterday, reported E!Online. When she...
  • Vivek Oberoi: Electro is a fascinating character, will be his voice in the Hindi version of 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' March 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Vivek Oberoi will be the voice of the main villain Max Dillon aka Electro in the Hindi version of 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'. In the original version of the film, Electro is played by Oscar winning actor Jamie Foxx. "We are very happy to have Vivek on board...