The SUMC’s rumored connection to the MCU may be more than hearsay. A leaked image from the upcoming Morbius trailer seemingly references Tobey Maguire’s Spider-Man.
The still, which comes via Emre Kaya on Twitter, features Jared Leto’s titular character in what appears to be a prison jumpsuit. Appearing next to him, though, is a painting of Spidey that resembles Maguire’s look in the older films. Check it out below:
— Emre Kaya (@Vullein) January 12, 2020
The most noteworthy thing in the image is the “murderer” text written over the art. This could be a reference to the events of Spider-Man: Far From Home, where Peter Parker’s identity was outed, and he was accused of killing Mysterio. If that’s the case, it’s possible the painting is just a nod to a previous iteration of the Wall-Crawler.
Morbius will focus on Dr. Michael Morbius as he tries to cure himself of a rare blood disease. However, inadvertently, he turns himself into a living vampire. Leto stars as the titular monster and will face off against Matt Smith’s Loxias Crown.
What do you think this image means for Spider-Man in the SUMC? Are you excited for the Morbius? Let us know in the comments below!
Morbius will fly into theaters on July 31st, 2020.
The film stars Jared Leto, Adria Arjona, Matt Smith, Jared Harris and Tyrese Gibson.
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