Oops! The New ‘Life’ Trailer Recycles Footage From ‘Spider-Man 3’

life-2017-movie-trailer-images-1
Recycling footage for movies isn’t anything new. People roast Disney all the time when the low-budget Robin Hood recycled a lot of animation from older movies, and Michael Bay famously lifted an entire action scene from The Island for Transformers: Dark of the Moon after an extra was nearly killed. But the new Life trailer completely reuses a shot from Spider-Man 3, as spotted by a Redditor in the r/Movies subreddit.

Here’s the shot from Life:
life-spider-man-3

And the Spider-Man 3 version:
spider-man-3-life

Aside from the color and angle, they’re almost identical complete with the guy using a 2007 era flip phone.

Reddit actually came up with a very cool theory, what if “Life” is a prequel to their upcoming dumb standalone Venom movie that will have no connection to Spider-Man? The entity they discover in Life is the symbiote that becomes Venom. Cool fan theory, unlikely that the people involved with Venom would be smart enough to think of that…

Related TopicsNews Jeremy Conrad
StaffFURIOUSFANBOYS Writer
Comments