Eddie Brock (Tom Hardy) is a famous journalist/ reporter who “follows people who don’t want to be followed” as he puts it. He comes across the Life Foundation and in an attempt to uncover allegations the foundation received, he loses his entire career. Six months later he is brought back to the foundation by one of their leading scientists but in his visit, Eddie comes across an alien known as a Symbiote. Venom, the Symbiote, choses to attach and adapt to Eddie’s body however this gets Brock in trouble by Carlton Drake (Riz Ahmed), the leader of the Life Foundation. Eddie/Venom must stop Drake from continuing with his plans of turning the humans en masse into full Symbiotes with his invasion forces.
Director: Ruben Fleischer
Cast: Tom Hardy, Michelle Williams, Riz Ahmed
Verdict: Worth the Popcorn