4 Life Lessons I Learned From Spider-Man :No... Z

4 Life Lessons I Learned From Spider-Man :No Way Home

#Whattowatch What a beautiful movie!

There’s a lot of life lessons we can take from Spider-Man: No Way Home. Let’s be honest, there’s a lot of lessons we can take from the entire Marvel Universe. But for this blog post, let’s focus on what I got out of Spidy Home. The best advice I could give you in life is just to enjoy yourself and do your best because you never know what amazing things might come your way.

  1. People understand us better than we think they do

Spider-Man: in a professional tone:Spider-Man: No Way Home is written by Christos Gage and illustrated by Travel Foreman, Mattia Di Meo, and Giuseppe Camuncoli. They're all great artists. The issue opens with an impressive view of the skyline of New York City at night. The lighting is realistic and the coloring is excellent to suggest the tone of the story. There's some nice micro detail too. Halfway through the book, Mary Jane Watson (Shannon Purser) cries when she finds out about Aunt May. Water trickles down her cheeks in their very own light source as it pools under her chin in a bowl shape. In another scene, we get to see Ned Leeds' reaction to his aunt's death.


Peter Parker himself wasn’t an orphan at birth. However, he was still an abandoned child. Aunt May discovered Peter in an alleyway and took him back home with her to raise as her son. He was then forced to relive his parents’ deaths over and over again as if he was being punished for surviving the accident that killed them.

It’s rare that anyone fully understands another person’s situation. Each of us experiences the world in our way and reacts uniquely to the events that shape us. We don’t see eye to eye with everyone, and that is okay. Just because your colleague seems to be coping well with the recent death of a loved one, or your friend seems so optimistic about a breakup, these are not things that they could necessarily provide you with advice on. But there is someone out there who will, and this is why sometimes it is worth listening to what they have just said.

2. Teamwork makes the dream work

The movie begins in the present day with Peter’s (Andrew Garfield) death. A reporter approaches Aunt May (Sally Fields) in the aftermath of his death and she is so overwhelmed that she makes a tearful speech about the first time he arrived on her doorstep. She tells him that there was a $12,000 reward for Spider-Man because he had been stealing from the city, and he didn’t think twice about keeping it.

Peter Parker eventually learned to truly understand this motif in a powerful scene from the movie. In The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man and a plethora of other superheroes are faced with the daunting task of curing the Lizard’s mutations in his genetic makeup.

3. Learning to do the right thing

Both Homecoming and Infinity War were released in 2017, but with the release of Spider-Man: Far From Home, we now see how that character arc ends. Homecoming was a nice start for Tom Holland’s portrayal of Spider-Man and how he fits into the MCU. But it wasn’t until Infinity War that we got to see what Peter Parker would be willing to do to protect his loved ones from a villain that means to harm everyone. Seeing him with the Iron Spider made us realize that he is indeed ready to be deemed an Avenger.

Spiderman, more than anything else, emphasizes the importance of making the right choice. Considering how much money Spiderman has made to Marvel and Sony Pictures (and more than a few dollars for Tobey Maguire), logic might indicate that people don’t particularly like stories of teen angst and depression — as evidenced by the number of lights left on in movie theaters at closing time. However, at its core, we know there’s something much deeper here, which is why the story still resonates with us to this very day.

4. With great power comes great responsibility

Spider-Man has been one of my favorite superheroes since I was a kid, so of course, I was keen to see the movie. Now, I must admit that it had been a long time since Spidey’s last movie (like a decade or something), but it all still felt very fresh and original, which is something that never gets old. I’ve watched plenty of films that have taught me life lessons, some more obvious than others. However, it wasn’t until I watched Spider-Man 3 that I truly understood exactly what it meant to be a hero.

There are five important lessons we can learn from this fictional character that I, personally, have learned to appreciate over the years. You know him. You’ve seen him on the big screen and in your favorite television shows. He’s Spider-Man — swinging, leaping, and saving New York City with his super-human powers, while still managing to get his homework done and stay out of trouble at school!

Regardless of whether you’re a newbie in the workplace or a “veteran,” it is easy to forget about the responsibilities that come with each position and to let our work slip. But that doesn’t mean you should slack off. Nor does it mean that you lack the experience or skills to do your job well. It simply means that like any true superhero (Bam! I slay me), you have the ability and responsibility to do what’s right — no matter where you are in life.

The Conclusion

In the movie Spider-Man: No Way Home, Miles Morales is portrayed by Shameik Moore and has to deal with a lot of emotional issues he wouldn’t usually face if he were in the regular Marvel Universe. He is bullied in school, lacks parental guidance, and his best friend got murdered right in front of him.

It is a truly amazing movie. I enjoyed watching the film and as someone who’s been following the previous Marvel Cinematic Universe films, I enjoyed seeing the cast from this trilogy (Tom Holland, Robert Downey Jr., Marisa Tomei, Jon Favreau) interact with those from the previous MCU Spider-Man trilogy (including the likes of Jake Gyllenhaal, James Franco, and Tobey Maguire).

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