Could This Be The Rhino in 'Amazing Spider-Man 2?'

Posted by k4tzm4n (39335 posts) - - Show Bio

I bet you came into this thinking you'd see Paul Giamatti in a suit, right? Well, you're kind of right. It's not a suit of armor, though... it's a tracksuit. Set video captured a character which looks like Paul Giamatti (or perhaps a stunt double sporting a mask). It's safe to say this is before he steps into the costume or becomes mutated -- if he even does at all, that is (no one cared who I was until I put on the Rhino!).

Does anyone else think he looks like a rejected tracksuit bro character from the pages of HAWKEYE? 616 Aleksei Sytsevich was part of the Russia Mafia before undergoing his experiment (which I imagine will be conducted by Osborn's people), and based on this appearance, I think it's fairly safe to say he's connected to crime.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is scheduled to come out May 2, 2014.





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#2 Posted by k4tzm4n (39335 posts) - - Show Bio
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#3 Posted by Sammo21 (713 posts) - - Show Bio

I have a feeling that every single thing about the ASM is going to stem from Oscorp. Isn't the Ultimate Spider-Man cartoon kind of the same way?

#4 Posted by ccraft (9524 posts) - - Show Bio


#5 Edited by deadpool25mm (662 posts) - - Show Bio
#6 Edited by Arkhamc1tizen (2201 posts) - - Show Bio


#7 Posted by The Mighty Monarch (3652 posts) - - Show Bio
#8 Edited by leokearon (1928 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm betting it's going to be like the pics of Jamie Foxx's Electro lame until the GGI works it magic

#9 Posted by kid Apollo (735 posts) - - Show Bio

'and based on this appearance, I think it's fairly safe to say he's connected to crime.'

you shouldnt judge a book by its cover, jus because hes got a greasy track suit on, barbed wire tattoos, what look to be hand and neck tattoos, and a scowl, doesnt mean hes a criminal...

ahh who am i kidding? that guy looks like Bruce Willis after a stay in the Gulag

#10 Posted by Battle_Forum_Junkie (10008 posts) - - Show Bio

I really hope this doesn't suffer from Spider-Man 3 syndrome due to so many characters.

#11 Posted by SynCig (847 posts) - - Show Bio

I really hope this doesn't suffer from Spider-Man 3 syndrome due to so many characters.

TASM 2 and Days of Future Past both have me worried about a potential Spider-Man 3 type of situation.

#12 Posted by dreamfall31 (594 posts) - - Show Bio

It looks like that mask Ryan Gosling wore in Drive!

#13 Posted by sora_thekey (8625 posts) - - Show Bio

Might follow the story that was in Spectacular Spider-Man...

Also, bro...

#14 Posted by ekrolo (488 posts) - - Show Bio

@sammo21: Didn't Spectacular Spider-Man also make pretty much every bad guy connected to Oscorp in some way? Tombs became Vulture because Norman apparently stole his tech, Doc Ock was created from a lab disaster in Oscorp if I remember correctly. Shocker worked for Norman and Oscorp created Rhino and Sandman.

#15 Posted by Sammo21 (713 posts) - - Show Bio

@ekrolo: Yeah, I guess both cartoons did it. I guess that's what happens with the highschool stuff and having Harry Osborn play such a prominent role.

#16 Edited by TheCheeseStabber (8195 posts) - - Show Bio

Another article said it was just the driving Stuntman for the character...

#17 Edited by Mr. Kamikaze (612 posts) - - Show Bio

Obviously Calender Man.

(Yes, I know he's DC.)

#18 Edited by Vaeternus (9558 posts) - - Show Bio

@ccraft said:


Same reaction here lol..

#19 Posted by Mucklefluga (2645 posts) - - Show Bio

It looks like that mask Ryan Gosling wore in Drive!

Oh yeah!!

#20 Posted by Teerack (8694 posts) - - Show Bio

Because anyone wearing an Adidas track suit must be that one guy from Hawkguy xD

#21 Posted by evilvegeta74 (4672 posts) - - Show Bio

Looks like a weird mob character

#22 Posted by Oscars94 (2822 posts) - - Show Bio

@g_man: Fraction's Hawkeye? Damn I love that series.

#23 Edited by Reignmaker (2360 posts) - - Show Bio
#24 Edited by Dark_Vengeance_ (15323 posts) - - Show Bio

Obviously Calender Man.

(Yes, I know he's DC.)

My first thought.

#25 Posted by iceslick (818 posts) - - Show Bio

@g_man:Another crazy broad bro. lol I thought that was funny in Hawkeye. Like really? All you can say is bro?

#26 Posted by LarryDavis (143 posts) - - Show Bio

@g_man said:


Bro, we futz you up, bro.

#27 Posted by Emperor Gonzo Noir (19147 posts) - - Show Bio

Someone call Spider-guy and Pizza Cat

#28 Posted by mickeymayhew (267 posts) - - Show Bio

I didn't even know the Rhino was in this film

#29 Posted by MikeStark (167 posts) - - Show Bio


#30 Posted by MadeinBangladesh (9525 posts) - - Show Bio
#31 Posted by KRYPTON (2421 posts) - - Show Bio

Oh, I thought Adidas was the new Spider-Man villain. PRODUCT PLACEMENT!!! FTW

#32 Posted by RedheadedAtrocitus (6959 posts) - - Show Bio

Has to be more to it than that. Just has to be. CGI or something to be added later. Otherwise this would just be a laughingstock I think.

#33 Posted by InnerVenom123 (29814 posts) - - Show Bio
#34 Posted by MYadidas (38 posts) - - Show Bio

ehh too many characters aren't bad if they have minor roles. SP3 sucked because it was poorly written (dance scene anyone?)

#35 Edited by Overlander (587 posts) - - Show Bio

Looks more like Hammerhead, but The Rhino is the listed character on IMDB. Another movie fusion perhaps?

#36 Posted by reaperOnyx (1279 posts) - - Show Bio

rhino is gonna be a weird character

#37 Edited by Miss_Garrick (1761 posts) - - Show Bio

Are we sure it's Rhino? It could be Hammerhead.

Also, it's happening AGAIN!! We know Electro going to be in this and they're adding another villain? That's why Spider Man 3 and Batman and Robin failed. They had 3 or more villains and comic book movies should have just one or two if they plan well. 60's Batman movie is an exception, as the writers worked really hard to space them out, and 3 of them were Romero, Gorshin, and Meredith who are all FTW.

#38 Posted by bigboi100000 (224 posts) - - Show Bio

God let's hope not.

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#40 Posted by oliviae (12 posts) - - Show Bio

uhm, hopefully not. :)

#41 Edited by Perfect 10 (1465 posts) - - Show Bio

i was just thinking that. looks like someone has been reading hawkeye lol

#42 Posted by KryptonSabbath (76 posts) - - Show Bio

Anything will be better then the Venom we had on screen.

#43 Posted by Fuchsia_Nightingale (10191 posts) - - Show Bio

Pls don't Nolan-ize my Spiderman bro. After that Victor Zsasz ....

Maybe Hammerhead ?

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