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{{Quote|Eight years. Not a word from the feds, nothing from those Halloween costume wearing bozos up there in [[Avengers Tower|Stark Tower]], And then all of a sudden, this [[Peter Parker|little bastard]] in [[Spider-Man suit|red tights]] shows up, and he thinks he can tear down everything I've built. Really? I'm gonna kill him.|Vulture|Spider-Man: Homecoming}}
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{{Quote|Eight years without any trouble from those bozos over at [[Avengers Tower|Stark Tower]], and then this [[Peter Parker|little bastard]] in [[Spider-Man suit|red tights]] shows up, and he thinks he can tear down everything I've built. We're gonna put '[[Stark Industries|em]] outta business. We're gonna take everything they got.|Vulture|Spider-Man: Homecoming}}
 
'''Adrian Toomes''' is the former owner of a [[New York City]] salvage company called [[Toomes Salvage Company]] who swore revenge after [[Anthony Stark|Tony Stark]] drove him out of business by replacing them with [[Department of Damage Control]]. Equipping himself with an exo-suit built from [[Chitauri]] technology, Toomes took on the identity of '''Vulture''' only to come into conflict with both Iron Man and [[Peter Parker|Spider-Man]].
 
'''Adrian Toomes''' is the former owner of a [[New York City]] salvage company called [[Toomes Salvage Company]] who swore revenge after [[Anthony Stark|Tony Stark]] drove him out of business by replacing them with [[Department of Damage Control]]. Equipping himself with an exo-suit built from [[Chitauri]] technology, Toomes took on the identity of '''Vulture''' only to come into conflict with both Iron Man and [[Peter Parker|Spider-Man]].
   
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==
 
===''[[Spider-Man: Homecoming]]''===
 
===''[[Spider-Man: Homecoming]]''===
{{Quote|And don't you ever, ever interfere with my business again, 'Cause if you do, I'll kill you, and everybody you love. I'll kill you dead. That's what I'll do to protect my family. Pete, you understand?|Vulture to [[Peter Parker|Spider-Man]]|Spider-Man: Homecoming}}''to be added''
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{{Quote|I want you to understand that I'd do anything to protect my family. I know you know what I'm talking about. So don't mess with me. 'Cause I will kill you and everybody you love.|Vulture to [[Peter Parker|Spider-Man]]|Spider-Man: Homecoming}}
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==Character traits==
 
==Character traits==
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==Relationships==
 
==Relationships==
*[[Peter Parker|Peter Parker/Spider-Man]] – Enemy turned savior.
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*[[Peter Parker|Peter Parker/Spider-Man]] - Enemy turned savior.
*[[Damage Control]] – Business opponents
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*[[Damage Control]] - Business opponents
**[[Anthony Stark|Tony Stark/Iron Man]] – Enemy.
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**[[Anthony Stark|Tony Stark]]/[[Iron Man (armor)|Iron Man]] - Enemy.
*[[Herman Schultz|Herman Schultz/Shocker]] – Teammate.
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*[[Herman Schultz|Herman Schultz/Shocker]] - Teammate.
*[[Jackson Brice|Jackson "Montana" Brice]] – Teammate.
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*[[Jackson Brice|Jackson "Montana" Brice]] - Teammate.
*[[Phineas Mason|Phineas Mason/Tinkerer]] – Teammate.
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*[[Phineas Mason|Phineas Mason/Tinkerer]] - Teammate.
*[[Doris Toomes]] – Wife.
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*[[Doris Toomes]] - Wife.
*[[Elizabeth Allan|Liz Allan]] – Daughter.
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*[[Elizabeth Allan|Liz Allan]] - Daughter.
   
 
==Appearances/Actors==
 
==Appearances/Actors==
 
*Marvel Cinematic Universe <small>(1 film)</small>
 
*Marvel Cinematic Universe <small>(1 film)</small>
   
**''[[Spider-Man: Homecoming]]'' <small>(First appearance)</small> &ndash; [[Michael Keaton]]
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**''[[Spider-Man: Homecoming]]'' <small>(First appearance)</small> - [[Michael Keaton]]
   
 
==Behind the scenes==
 
==Behind the scenes==

Revision as of 08:38, March 8, 2018

Adrian Toomes
Adrian vulture
Alias(es) Vulture
Appeared in Spider-Man: Homecoming
Status Incarcerated
Actor Michael Keaton
"Eight years without any trouble from those bozos over at Stark Tower, and then this little bastard in red tights shows up, and he thinks he can tear down everything I've built. We're gonna put 'em outta business. We're gonna take everything they got."
―Vulture[src]

Adrian Toomes is the former owner of a New York City salvage company called Toomes Salvage Company who swore revenge after Tony Stark drove him out of business by replacing them with Department of Damage Control. Equipping himself with an exo-suit built from Chitauri technology, Toomes took on the identity of Vulture only to come into conflict with both Iron Man and Spider-Man.

Biography

Spider-Man: Homecoming

"I want you to understand that I'd do anything to protect my family. I know you know what I'm talking about. So don't mess with me. 'Cause I will kill you and everybody you love."
―Vulture to Spider-Man[src]

to be added

Character traits

To be added

Powers and Abilities

Powers

  • Flight: Vulture's winged harness enables him to fly with ease.
  • Superhuman Strength: Vulture possesses superhuman strength when he is wearing the exo-suit; allowing him to overpower both humans and most superhumans like Spider-Man relatively easily. Vulture's wings and talons are also strong enough to the point that he can destroy concrete and lift heavy objects with little effort.
  • Superhuman Durability: Vulture possesses superhuman durability when he is wearing the exo-suit; as he can withstand blows from most superhumans like Spider-Man.
  • Superhuman Speed: Vulture possesses superhuman speed when he is wearing the exo-suit; allow him to fly at high speeds.
  • Superhuman Agility: Vulture possesses superhuman agility when he is wearing the exo-suit; allow him to maneuver in the air with incredible agility, despite the exo-suit's large frame.

Abilities

  • Genius-Level Intellect/Expert Businessman: Adrian is very intelligent, as he successfully ran Toomes Salvage Company for an unknown number of years (prior to his company being driven out of business by the Department of Damage Control; due to the actions of Tony Stark) he even managed to figure out that Peter Parker and Spider-Man are one-and-the-same; from existing information.
  • Expert Tactician: Adrian is a very capable tactician; as he was able to plan and successfully execute the attack on the Damage Control Truck and the hijacking of the Stark Cargo Plane.

Equipment

  • Vulture suit: Vulture uses a suit made with Chitauri technology and outfitted with a winged steel harness that allows him to fly.
  • Beam Gun: Vulture uses a powerful beam gun that is capable of bisecting large ships.

Relationships

Appearances/Actors

  • Marvel Cinematic Universe (1 film)

Behind the scenes

  • This will be Michael Keaton's third comic book movie after portraying Bruce Wayne/Batman in Batman and Batman Returns and third movie portraying a bird theme character with Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance).
  • The casting of Michael Keaton as the Vulture has led to many comparisons with his role in Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance).

Trivia

  • In the comics, Vulture originally flew with an electro-magnetic that was on his costume until he developed the ability to fly on his own and first appeared to get revenge on his former business partner Gregory Bestman and do a crime spree. He was also one of the founding members of the Sinister Six alongside Doctor Octopus, Sandman, Mysterio, Electro, and Kraven the Hunter.

Gallery

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Promotion, Concept Art and Filming

Video

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