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Spider-Man Has Mysterio's Back in Chinese Far From Home Poster

While Spider-Man: Far From Home opens in theaters everywhere in less than a month, China gets the latest Marvel Cinematic Universe film next week, and has released a new poster ahead of its release.

The latest Chinese poster shows Spidey in his new outfit, standing back-to-back with a helmeted Mysterio, London seen burning in the background behind the two characters.

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Ever since his inclusion in the upcoming sequel was first revealed, the exact nature of Mysterio's role has been a mystery. Interviews with the film's cast and advance clips from the movie depict the traditional Spider-Man antagonist in a heroic role, arriving from an alternate universe to fight Elementals while teaming up with Peter Parker.

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Despite this, speculation that Mysterio's heroic turn is all part of a larger, more sinister deception persists. This theory is fueled not only by his traditional comic book role as a bad guy, but by leaked tie-in merchandising apparently labeling him as a villain.

Mysterio's true motivations and goals will be revealed when Far From Home opens in theaters in China next week.

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Opening July 2, 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.

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