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** Peter's immediate concern was to rescue MJ and stop Ock from destroying the city, which is rather more important than preserving his friendship with Harry. Claiming that Ock had merely passed him off as Spiderman would have slowed him down enormously (he couldn't have broken out of his bindings for starters, as that would have given him away), and calling the cops rather than confronting Ock himself would have been hugely irresponsible as he would have been sending them directly into harm's way.

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** Peter's immediate concern was to rescue MJ and stop Ock from destroying the city, which is rather more important than preserving his friendship with Harry. Claiming that Ock had merely passed him off as Spiderman would have slowed him down enormously (he couldn't have broken out of his bindings for starters, as that would have given him away), and away). And since he knows he's the only one who can stop Ock, calling the cops rather than confronting Ock himself would have been be hugely irresponsible as he would have been sending them directly into harm's way.be endangering their lives.

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** Peter's immediate concern was to rescue MJ and stop Ock from destroying the city, which is rather more important than preserving his friendship with Harry. Claiming that Ock had merely passed him off as Spiderman would have slowed him down enormously (he couldn't have broken out of his bindings for starters, as that would have given him away), and calling the cops rather than confronting Ock himself would have been hugely irresponsible as he would have been sending them directly into harm's way.


** He tore the console apart, it's smoking and sparking. Even if the lever he grabbed wasn't the brake, he could've done enough incidental damage by tearing it out that the brake wouldn't work. Also, with the conductor dead, nobody else on the train might even ''know'' about the emergency brake lever or where it is.

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** He tore the console apart, it's smoking and sparking. Even if the lever he grabbed wasn't the brake, he could've done enough incidental damage by tearing it out that the brake wouldn't brakes can't work. Also, with the conductor dead, And nobody else on the train might even ''know'' about the emergency brake lever or where it is.



** This is the same superhero who the cops were ordered to arrest on sight partly because of the smear campaign the Bugle's been running, remember? And getting a salary from the government is '''''not''''' a simple thing. It would involve, for starters, Spidey revealing his identity, which would put it in the public record eventually, and have to be approved by the city council, in public hearings, etc...
** There were a lot of solutions to his problem that he never considered. For one, he apparently never sought a research assistant position with Doc Connors, which would pay more than a pizza delivery job and keep him on campus. Or, he could have moved to a rougher neighborhood which would have given him lower rent (he's not in real danger anyway) and lowered his Spidey commuting time.

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** This is the same superhero who the cops were ordered chose to pursue for arrest on sight partly because of the smear campaign the Bugle's been running, remember? And getting a salary from the government is '''''not''''' a simple thing. It would involve, for starters, Spidey revealing his identity, which would put it in the public record eventually, and have to be approved by the city council, in public hearings, etc...
** There were a lot of solutions to his problem that he never considered. For one, he apparently never Peter could've sought a research assistant position with Doc Connors, which would pay more than a pizza delivery job and keep him on campus. Or, he could have moved to a rougher neighborhood which would have given him lower rent (he's not in real danger anyway) and lowered his Spidey commuting time.



** It was probably explained to him off-screen. Plus, even if he never found out directly, it was right at a dock, so if he explored the whole city, it wouldn't be hard to miss.

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** It was Harry probably explained to told him off-screen. Plus, even if he never found out directly, it was right at a dock, so if he explored the whole city, it wouldn't be hard to miss.



* Upon unmasking Spider-Man, Harry discovers that Peter Parker and Spidey are the same person, thus setting up his revenge attempts in the [[Film/SpiderMan3 next film]]. But why instead Peter didn't think on making it look that Octavius had dressed him as Spidey to fool Harry because he told that he didn't know where Spider-Man was due his retirement? He could have said something like "Harry... where is she? Where is he keeping her? He's got MJ and he dressed me as Spider-Man because I don't know where he is now. Please, untie me! We need to call the cops!". Due Harry's shock and refusal to believe that his best friend had murdered his father, so he could have easily believed Peter that Octavious had tricked him...

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* Upon unmasking Spider-Man, Harry discovers that Peter Parker and Spidey are the same person, thus setting up his revenge attempts in the [[Film/SpiderMan3 next film]]. But why instead Peter didn't think on making it look that Octavius had dressed him as Spidey to fool Harry because he told that he didn't know where Spider-Man was due his retirement? He could have said something like "Harry... where is she? Where is he keeping her? He's got MJ and he dressed me as Spider-Man because I don't know where he is now. Please, untie me! We need to call the cops!". Due Harry's shock and refusal to believe that his best friend had murdered his father, so he could have easily believed Peter that Octavious Octavius had tricked him...

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* Upon unmasking Spider-Man, Harry discovers that Peter Parker and Spidey are the same person, thus setting up his revenge attempts in the [[Film/SpiderMan3 next film]]. But why instead Peter didn't think on making it look that Octavius had dressed him as Spidey to fool Harry because he told that he didn't know where Spider-Man was due his retirement? He could have said something like "Harry... where is she? Where is he keeping her? He's got MJ and he dressed me as Spider-Man because I don't know where he is now. Please, untie me! We need to call the cops!". Due Harry's shock and refusal to believe that his best friend had murdered his father, so he could have easily believed Peter that Octavious had tricked him...



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** Why is Peter considered late if he was already in the building? The lady at the front desk sees him fumble out of a broom closet so that means he made in the building and was on the correct floor, it can be assumed he just got lost. So that means he was there, he was on time. Does he have to literally be right in front of her before time runs out?


* No one thinks what Mary Jane did at the end was messed up? Sure Peter gets the girl, but what about John? Imagine your girlfriend just ditches you at the wedding to be with another guy. She doesn't tell you in person that the relationship is over. Not only that, but she almost kissed that same guy at a cafe.
** At least she was called out in the YMMV section.


* Doc Ock makes a point of claiming that Tritium, the isotope he uses as fuel in his nuclear fusion experiment, is the rarest substance known to man -- to the point that there are apparently only mere ounces of it in all of the world. Now how exactly in high hell does this help Doc Ock's case in pushing fusion as a cheaper alternative to fusion when there's not even enough of the stuff in the world to last into next week?

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* Doc Ock makes a point of claiming that Tritium, the isotope he uses as fuel in his nuclear fusion experiment, is the rarest substance known to man -- to the point that there are apparently only mere ounces of it in all of the world. Now how exactly in high hell does this help Doc Ock's case in pushing fusion as a cheaper alternative to fusion fission when there's not even enough of the stuff in the world to last into next week?



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** He tore the console apart, it's smoking and sparking. Even if the lever he grabbed wasn't the brake, he could've done enough incidental damage by tearing it out that the brake wouldn't work. Also, with the conductor dead, nobody else on the train might even ''know'' about the emergency brake lever or where it is.



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***He ripped out the ''throttle.'' Even if that disabled the entire console, there's no reason why that would disable the emergency brake lever that the subway would have in ''every single car.''


* Speaking of which, why doesn't he use it? He's constantly grabbing Spider-Man with his tentacles. Just pop up the blade while you're holding him, and boom, instant Spider-Kebab!
* I'd like to take a moment and point out that the blade was NOT built into the arm. At first, it seemed that way, but upon later viewings of the scene, (unless my memory is fuzzy as hell) the tentacle ripped off one of the hands of the giant clock they were up on, gripping it with enough strength to use it as if it were built in. He tosses the clock hand aside after the scene with May, and thus, it doesn't show up again.
** Nevermind, actually. Just rewatched the scene for the first time in a long time, yeah, giant blade popped out of the tentacle itself. Why it's there, probably an oversized scalpel. Why he never used it, I dunno, it probably broke. Doc Ock put the tentacles through a lot of wear and tear over the movie, it's very possible it snapped off while he was escaping the police just then.

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* ** Speaking of which, why doesn't he use it? He's constantly grabbing Spider-Man with his tentacles. Just pop up the blade while you're holding him, and boom, instant Spider-Kebab!
* ** I'd like to take a moment and point out that the blade was NOT built into the arm. At first, it seemed that way, but upon later viewings of the scene, (unless my memory is fuzzy as hell) the tentacle ripped off one of the hands of the giant clock they were up on, gripping it with enough strength to use it as if it were built in. He tosses the clock hand aside after the scene with May, and thus, it doesn't show up again.
** *** Nevermind, actually. Just rewatched the scene for the first time in a long time, yeah, giant blade popped out of the tentacle itself. Why it's there, probably an oversized scalpel. Why he never used it, I dunno, it probably broke. Doc Ock put the tentacles through a lot of wear and tear over the movie, it's very possible it snapped off while he was escaping the police just then.



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**Nevermind, actually. Just rewatched the scene for the first time in a long time, yeah, giant blade popped out of the tentacle itself. Why it's there, probably an oversized scalpel. Why he never used it, I dunno, it probably broke. Doc Ock put the tentacles through a lot of wear and tear over the movie, it's very possible it snapped off while he was escaping the police just then.



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*I'd like to take a moment and point out that the blade was NOT built into the arm. At first, it seemed that way, but upon later viewings of the scene, (unless my memory is fuzzy as hell) the tentacle ripped off one of the hands of the giant clock they were up on, gripping it with enough strength to use it as if it were built in. He tosses the clock hand aside after the scene with May, and thus, it doesn't show up again.


** The whole damn break was blown off. How would you expect any of its functions to work?

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** The whole damn break was blown off.He ripped out the brakes. How would you expect any of its functions to work?



** It's most likely that they compressed themselves somehow, similar to a Slinky. If you look at the way he unleashes his arms at the beginning of the bank robbery scene, he looks like he's ripping something off his jacket, something that was probably keeping his arms in place.

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** It's most likely that they compressed themselves somehow, are able to compress themselves, similar to a Slinky. If you look at the way he unleashes his arms at the beginning of the bank robbery scene, he looks like he's ripping something off his jacket, something that was probably keeping his arms in place.
place. That would also explain how he's able to avoid being found by the police after his escape, or how he was able to get all the way to a cafe in the middle of the East Village to abduct Mary Jane without anyone noticing his presence until he threw the car at the cafe.




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* I get the opening scene is supposed to be the Parker luck, and Peter failing to meet a ThirtyMinutesOrItsFree deadline despite transforming into Spider-Man to beat traffic. But one thing seems kinda weird about it: there’s literally thousands of pizzerias in New York City. Why anyone would order 8 pizza pies from a pizzeria 42 blocks away and expect it to be delivered on time is beyond me.
**It's worth noting that the customer ordered seven ''deep dish pizzas''. Anyone who knows a thing or two about pizzas know that deep dish ones take longer to make than regular pizzas because of the thicker crust. The pizzeria owner also said to Peter that they would lose the customer to Pizza Yurt if the delivery deadline wasn't met, suggesting that she potentially ordered from the competitor and decided to test them. With that specific order of pizzas it would be impossible to get them on time 42 blocks away in New York traffic. The one who put in the order knew what they were doing.
** The pizzeria owner was a dumbass. No local pizzeria that isn't a major corporation will deliver almost ''halfway up Manhattan''. And even then, that is what chains are for. These people must've known that and used that to avoid having to pay for the pizzas, knowing the only one who'll get in trouble for it is Peter.

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* I know suspension of disbelief is one thing, but wouldn't Ock have to worry about the cops finding him before Spider-Man when he kidnapped Mary Jane from that cafe? I mean, he kidnapped her in broad daylight with dozens of witnesses. There's no way one of them didn't call the police reporting "Doc Ock took a woman hostage using one of his tentacles", and that would make the police work extra hard to locate her.


** Harry told Ock that Peter would know how to find Spider-Man. Ock was likely following Peter with his tentacles hidden under his coat like in the bank.

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** Harry told Ock that Peter would know how to find Spider-Man. Ock was likely following Peter with his tentacles hidden under his coat like And in the bank.
script, it's also established Doc Ock tapped Peter's phone lines.

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