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Spider-Man: Far From Home Will Receive Extended Theatrical Cut

Sony Pictures has revealed Spider-Man: Far From Home will receive a re-release featuring footage not seen in the original theatrical cut, confirming reports from earlier this week.

The press release for the re-release reveals audiences in the United States and Canada will be able to see "approximately four additional minutes of a never-before-seen action sequence." The new cut hits theaters on August 29, just ahead of the Labor Day Weekend, and will also be available in IMAX in select locations. It's unclear at this time just what the content will be.

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Far From Home is not the first Marvel movie this year to receive this treatment, as Avengers: Endgame also got a re-release, which helped push it past Avatar to become the highest-grossing film ever.

As of writing, Far From Home has grossed over $1.109 billion worldwide, becoming the highest-grossing movie for Sony in the process. The critically acclaimed movie has earned $376.7 overseas domestically and $732.9 million overseas.

The first film following the events of Avengers: Endgame, Far From Home sees Peter Parker heading with his friends to Europe for a vacation. However, he's recruited by Nick Fury and Maria Hill to aid Quentin Beck/Mysterio in taking on The Elementals.

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Director Jon Watts’ Spider-Man: Far From Home stars Tom Holland, Samuel L. Jackson, Zendaya, Cobie Smulders, Jon Favreau, JB Smoove, Jacob Batalon and Martin Starr, with Marisa Tomei and Jake Gyllenhaal. The film is currently in theaters.

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