In a story taken from the comic created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko , the relationship is told Peter and Gwen ( Emma Stone ) is still well maintained . Although sometimes the last message Gwen to stay away from her son 's father is still so bothered him . Amid kesibukkannya , new problems arise , a strong villain to threaten the safety of residents of the city of New York . The villain named Maxwell " Max " Dillon or commonly known as Electro ( Jamie Foxx ) . Like the other super villain , this character has mutant powers and can control the electric field , as well as self defense weapons . Amid the battle , Peter Parker , Spider - Man character is reversed accidentally met with the figure of an old friend , Harry Osborn ( Dane DeHaan ) . Not the regular meetings , through Harry Peter find clues related to past research and his parents' deaths . In addition to Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone , the sequel this time director Marc Webb brings new faces at the film's story . Such as Jamie Foxx , Shailene Woodley , Dane DeHaan , Colm Feore , Paul Giamatti and Sally Field . Film production Columbia Pictures ( Sony ) is scheduled to be played simultaneously in theaters worldwide on May 2, 2014 . Such as his first film , in addition to the 2D form , this film can be enjoyed and contains fantastic effects in 3D format .