May 1, 2014 1:00 PM

‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’: Power failure

“The Amazing Spider-Man 2” is not the worst Marvel superhero movie — that honor still belongs to “X-Men Origins: Wolverine” — but it is certainly the worst “Spider-Man” movie. Director Marc Webb follows up his lackluster 2012 reboot with a sequel that finds him genuinely perplexed at how to handle the central character.

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