The advent of summer blockbusters is upon us, and Sony has released a video offering some insight on Rhys Ifans’ Doctor Connors/The Lizard in the upcoming movie, The Amazing Spider-Man.

It’s evident that the Spider-Man reboot will blow the Raimi trilogy away. They aren’t shying away from the sarcastic humor, and they’re certainly not shying away from the intelligence of the characters.

Check it out.

The Amazing Spider-Man hits theaters July 3.