Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
|When fighting Doc Ock atop the train, Spider-Man saves how many people?||Spider-Man 2
2. Doc Ock snatches a man and a woman out of the train with his tentacles and throws them off, hoping to keep Spider-Man busy. Of course, Spider-Man succeeds in saving the people.
|What is Peter writing a paper on for Dr. Connor's class?||Spider-Man 2
Fusion. Life as Spider-Man is taking a toll on Peter and he's having a hard time getting this paper done. Dr. Connors suggests that Peter should talk to Dr. Otto Octavius about his paper topic. Ah, the irony.
|Who does Peter have to answer to at his job at the beginning of the movie?||Spider-Man 2
Mr. Aziz. Peter's job is on the line because he keeps showing up late. He's given one final pizza delivery to prove himself, but he fails, even trying to pull it off as Spidey. I thought this would be a good question for those who think they were paying attention to the movie.
|What is Peter's primary source of income at the beginning of the movie?||Spider-Man 2
Pizza Delivery Boy. The opening "action" scene shows Peter delivering a pizza the best way he knows how, as Spider-Man of course.
|What part of Dr. Octavius' brain controls the robotic tentacles?||Spider-Man 2
Cerebellum. The cerebellum is where thoughts take place, hence the reason why Dr. Octavius can control his "arms" simply by thinking where he wants them to go. The thought-control chip is destroyed in the accident, which leads to Dr. Octavius' insanity.
3 . Otto Octavius, Mary Jane, and Harry all found out Spider-Man's secret identity. He was also seen maskless by an entire crowd of people on an elevated subway train.
ceremonial. As described in the original script, the dagger is an ancient ceremonial dagger.
|Stan Lee made a cameo appearance in "Spider-Man" as a bystander at the World Unity Festival. When did he appear in "Spider-Man 2"?||The Web of "Spider-Man 2"
During Doc Ock's first robbery. In the credits, he was referred to as "man dodging debris". He can be seen pulling a woman out of the way of a big piece of debris.
tritium. Tritium is a rare radioactive hydrogen isotope with atomic mass 3 and half-life 12.5 years. While it is often used as a constituent of hydrogen bombs, it would take a large amount of it to be harmful to a human if ingested.
Mind control by his mechanical arms. As Otto explained to a woman before the demonstration, the inhibitor chip gave him control of the arms. When the chip was destroyed, the smart arms took control, fooling him into thinking his actions weren't criminal.
None, just cheese. Spider-Man snatched the slice with webbing just as the guy was about to take a bite.
Dr. Octavius is abducted by a giant robot. While a strange scene (that I'm glad was cut), the movie originally began with Dr. Octavius being captured by a giant robot, and saved by
Spider-Man. This can be found online and in the official novel based on the original script of "Spider-Man 2".
|What was the last thing Mary Jane said to Peter?||Spider-Man 2
"go get 'em tiger". This was after she found out that he was Spider-Man. There was trouble out in the streets so Peter/Spider-Man went to take care of it.
|What deal did Harry make with Dr. Octopus for not killing him?||Spider-Man 2
To bring Spider-Man to him so he could kill him. Harry was still bitter about his father's death, and blamed Spider-Man. He was determined to get his revenge. When Dr. Octopus captured him and brought him to Harry, he discovered he was Peter. He then decided he couldn't go through with it, since Peter was his best friend.
|What was the first thing that happened after Peter decided (temporarily) that he wasn't Spider-Man anymore?||Spider-Man 2
A guy was mugged in an alley. Being Spider-Man was taking a toll on Peter's personal and academic life. He was flunking out of college. He lost his job at the pizza place. He was also breaking a lot of promises he made to his friends.
|When Peter told his Aunt May what happened on the night of Uncle Ben's death, how did she react?||Spider-Man 2
She went upstairs to her room. Aunt May was very lonely without her husband Ben and Peter was feeling guilty about not stopping his killer. She was shocked, at first, over what Peter told her, but she eventually forgave him and told him she still loved him.
|Why couldn't Peter get in the theater to see Mary Jane's performance?||Spider-Man 2
The usher wouldn't let him in because he was late. Mary Jane was counting on him being there. On the way, he had to transform into Spider-Man to stop a fight between the police and some criminals. He called to apologize to her but she refused to pick up her phone, and before he could finish explaining to her he ran out of minutes.
|Who introduced Peter to Otto Octavious (Dr. Octopus)?||Spider-Man 2
Harry Osbourne. Peter was writing a thesis on Dr. Octavious for Professor Connors' class. Dr. Octavious was doing a presentation for Oscorp, the company Harry inherited from his father. A fusion mishap transformed him into Dr. Octopus.
|What did Peter do with the $300.00 that J. Jonah Jameson gave him for the photo of Spider-Man?||Spider-Man 2
Betty Brant took it. Betty Brant was Mr. Jameson's secretary. Peter borrowed money from her so she took it as payback. She touched his cheek and told him to keep his chin up.
|How much money did Aunt May give Peter for his birthday?||Spider-Man 2
$20.00. Peter was reluctant to take the money because Aunt May had to sell her house due to her financial troubles. His landlord took it because Peter's rent was a month overdue.
|Why was Peter fired from his job at the pizza parlor?||Spider-Man 2
He was late in making a delivery. Peter was late for work and his boss rushed him into making a delivery. On the way, he transformed into Spider-Man to save two kids from getting hit by a car. He was late in the delivery and the customer refused to pay.
|What is the name of the character who says "I told you, he's not a menace." to which Jameson replies "And I told you..." when the character interjects, "I'll take care of it"?||Ultimate "Spider-Man 2"
Robbie. This is revealed when Jameson hands the character a picture and says "Robbie, there's your Page One." Jameson then orders a caption of "Masked Menace Terrorizes City", to accompany the front page picture of Spider-Man in the newspaper. That's where the above conversation begins.
Robbie is a staff member of the Daily Bugle, along with Jameson, Betty Brant, Hoffman, and Peter.
|What is the name of J. Jonah Jameson's assistant, the one who comes up with the name "Doctor Octopus"?||Ultimate "Spider-Man 2"
Hoffman. This is revealed when Jameson yells "Hoffman!" and Hoffman instantly appears in the doorway of Jameson's office, to Jameson's surprise. Jameson calls Hoffman to suggest names for the "new villain in town." The name Hoffman suggests - Jameson proceeds to take all credit for.
Bernard. The butler's name is only mentioned once, and he only has two lines in the movie, although he has a slightly larger role in the "Spider-Man 3". His lines are, "Good night, sir" and "Your father only obsessed over his work."
His name is mentioned by Harry Osborn when he says, "Good night, Bernard."
T. S. Eliot. After showing him the fusion experiment, Otto tells Peter that his wife Rosie was studying T.S. Eliot when they met in college. This conversation takes place while Peter, Otto, and Rosie are having tea.
Otto: "I still have no idea what he was saying."
Rosie: [skeptical noise]
Otto: "I'm serious! T.S. Eliot is more complicated than advanced science!"
Otto never states why he thinks Eliot is more complicated, but it can be assumed that it's because Otto is a scientist and is therefore bad at English, as stereotype would dictate.
Fusion. This is revealed in the following conversation between Dr. Connors and Peter on the university campus. Peter is late to class and meets Connors, who has just finished teaching. Connors informs Peter that his paper is overdue; a paper Peter plans to write on Otto Octavius, who is a friend of Connors'. Fusion is the topic of Otto's study and Peter's paper. Harry later introduces the two so they can discuss Otto's experiment.
Connors: "Your paper on fusion is still overdue."
Peter: "I'm planning to write it on Dr. Otto Octavius."
Connors: "Planning is not a major at this university. Get it done. Or I'm failing you."
Mary Jane Watson. At the conclusion of the movie, John and Mary Jane's wedding got underway and John wondered what took her so long to walk down the aisle. When he went to check on her, Mary Jane was gone. Mary Jane raced through New York City in her wedding dress to visit Peter. She mentioned that she needed to leave John as her heart was with him. The two shared a kiss before Peter suited up as Spider-Man to fight crime.
Spider-Man. While Peter was at the bank with his Aunt May, Dr. Octopus crashed and started robbing the place. Peter ran off, suited up as Spider-Man and did battle with him. As Dr. Octopus threw bags of coins at him, Spider-Man grabbed one and flung it back at him.
May Parker. Midway through the film, Dr. Octopus broke into a bank and attacked May. During a scuffle, Dr. Octopus and Spider-Man fought and Spider-Man managed to save May. May had been critical of Spider-Man based on the negative stories run about him by "The Daily Bugle" but May mentioned she was wrong on her perception about Spider-Man.
Joseph "Robbie" Robertson. After news broke out of an explosion at Dr. Otto Octavius's facility, Jonah wondered why there were no pictures available for them to use to run a story about it. Robbie, Jonah's assistant, stated that Spider-Man was there and perhaps had pictures. Jonah got upset so he fired Robbie but immediately hired him back.
John Jameson. In one scene, John was spending some time with Mary Jane and she mentioned to him her refusal to invite Peter to the wedding. John was confused since he thought Peter was a good pal of hers. Mary Jane simply said she believed that, too, but learned he was a jerk. John simply said the world had too many jerks.