publication date: Monday, April 2, 2012 (part of Spring 2012)

category: Movies

clue: In July, this young British actor will become the amazing Peter Parker.

explanation: Garfield was set to play Spider-Man in The Amazing Peter Parker a few months after this goo was published. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, Mike Eberhart, and Aaron Shurtleff

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