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Michael Wood: ‘Spider-Man 3’, 24 May 2007

Spider-Man 3 
directed by Sam Raimi.
May 2007
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... abstracted and uncertain Peter Parker on his underpowered motorbike. I mean, we know it’s the same person, but when the second self is so different from the first, it’s definitely more alter than ego. Not a compensation but a kind of joke. It’s always like that for him. Flying through the sky won’t stop you missing the bus. One of the great ...

The Amazing …

Jonathan Lethem: My Spidey, 6 June 2002

directed by Sam Raimi.
May 2002
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... precisely those humdrum guest appearances of the dull old web-slinger (or the Hulk, who served the same purpose) that provided the least interesting tales – and often signalled the final issue of a commercially foundering title. Ironically, in gravitating towards those Marvel characters who were not yet (and would never be) logos, Karl and I were ...

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