'Spider-Man 3' has already premiered in Tokyo, and Sony has eight more scheduled including the U.S. premiere on April 30th in Queens, NY as part of the Tribeca Film Festival. All timed in advance of its worldwide release on May 4th and more importantly, before the May 25th release of Walt Disney Pictures' 'Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End.'

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