Venom is a 2018 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, produced by Columbia Pictures in association with Marvel and Tencent Pictures.
Distributed by Sony Pictures Releasing, it is the first film in the Sony Pictures Universe of Marvel Characters.
A failed reporter is bonded to an alien entity, one of many symbiotes who have invaded Earth. But the being takes a liking to Earth and decides to protect it.
Investigative journalist Eddie Brock attempts a comeback following a scandal, but accidentally becomes the host of an alien symbiote that gives him a violent super alter-ego: Venom.
Soon, he must rely on his newfound powers to protect the world from a shadowy organisation looking for a symbiote of their own.