Superhero sequel to be remastered in IMAX 3D.

IMAX Corporation and Sony Pictures Entertainment have announced that The Amazing Spider-Man 2, will be digitally re-mastered into IMAX 3D and released in IMAX theatres.

The sequel will be released internationally from April 16, 2014, and in the US on May 2, 2014.

The first Amazing Spider-Man, starring Andrew Garfield as webslinger Peter Parker, also received the IMAX treatment on its release in 2012.

The second instalment will see Marc Webb return as director with a cast including Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx and Dane DeHaan. Producers are Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach.