In the Spider-Man mythology, Curt Connors is both a friend and a foe to Spidey. Connors is a teacher and a confident to Peter Parker, while to Spider-Man, Connors can sometimes be an enemy – when he is in the guise of his alter-ego, the Lizard.
Due to the complex nature of the character, Connors has appeared in multiple Spider-Man movies. But how many Spider-Man movies feature Dr. Curt Connors?
For all those details and more, read on.
The Spider-Man movies which feature Curt Connors
To date, there are four Spider-Man movies featuring Curt Connors. The movies include:
- Spider-Man 2 (2004)
- Spider-Man 3 (2007)
- The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
- Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021)
In addition to the movies listed above, Connors is also referenced by name in Spider-Man (2002), although he does not make an appearance.
Are all of the Spider-Man movies the work of the same director?
Spider-Man 2 and Spider-Man 3 are the work of director Sam Raimi, while The Amazing Spider-Man was directed by Marc Webb. Spider-Man: No Way Home was directed by Jon Watts.
Are all of the movies part of the same series?
Curt Connors appears in three different Spider-Man movie series: (I) The original Spider-Man movie series, (II) The Amazing Spider-Man movie series, (III) The Spider-Man ‘Home’ movie series.
- In Spider-Man 2 and Spider-Man 3, Dr. Curt Connors is played by Dylan Baker.
- In The Amazing Spider-Man, Dr. Curt Connors is played by Rhys Ifans.
- In Spider-Man: No Way Home, Dr. Curt Connors is once again played by Rhys Ifans.
Was Curt Connors created specifically for the movies?
Curt Connors/The Lizard originated in the comics. He made his debut in The Amazing Spider-Man issue #6 (1963).
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