Spider-Mans high schools resemblance to a certain NYC STEM school is uncanny
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Spider-Man: Homecoming isnt just focused on the big, heroic moments in a superheros life. Its about the small details of what its like to be a 15-year-old with friends, a home life, a secret crush, and a secret identity. So its only natural that the film spends a lot of time with protagonist Peter Parker as he navigates the demands of high school. And the filmmakers consciously decided to depict Peters school as an academic pressure-cooker filled with science electives and nerdy extracurriculars. That setting is crucial to the tone of Spider-Man: Homecoming, and it parallels Peters coming-of-age as a superhero.
Warning: Spider-Man: Homecoming spoilers ahead.
In the film, Peter isnt a…