Originally Posted by JOE
Am I the only one here who thinks the symbiote's hate for Peter combined with Brock's hate are absolutely necessary for Venom? The common enemy aspect of Venom is one of his greatest strengths.
It's completely necessary. It's part of what makes Venom a multi-layed character. Part of Raimi's failure was to recognize that Venom thinks as "we", not "I".
"Yes, and Hawkeye is in the Avengers, but no one ever says, 'Help, Hawkeye.' "--Sheldon Cooper