The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014) The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (also known as The Amazing Spider-Man 2: Rise of Electro) is a 2014 American hero film that is based on the Marvel comic character Spider-Man and the sequel to the 2012 Spiderman reboot, The Amazing Spider-Man. The movie stars Andrew Garfield as Peter Parker/Spider-Man, Emma Stone as Gwen Stacy, Jamie Foxx as Max Dillon / Electro, Dane DeHaan as Harry Osborn / Green Goblin, Campbell Scott as Richard Parker, Embeth Davidtz as Mary Parker, Colm Feore as Donald Menken, Paul Giamatti as Aleksei Sytsevich / The Rhino and Sally Field as May Parker. Here's the plot summary of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2": Peter Parker continues to struggle with balancing his life as a high school student and his responsibilities as Spider-Man. When Peter begins to investigate more about his father's past, thanks to the help of his friend Harry Osborn, he begins to realize that the new threats of Electro and the Rhino all have one thing in common: Oscorp. The film was directed by Marc Webb, director of (500) Days of Summer, and The Amazing Spider-Man film series. The movie will be released in 2D, 3D, and IMAX 3D on May 2nd.