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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12
Cast
Tobey Maguire
Willem Dafoe
Kirsten Dunst
James Franco
Rosemary Harris
Cliff Robertson
Directors
Sam Raimi
Screenwriters
David Koepp
Running Time
121 minutes

Spider-Man


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Plot
An overdue big screen take on a renowned comic book. When a high school photographer is bitten by a genetically-altered spider, he gains arachnid-esque powers and becomes a crime-fighter.


Verdict
Spider-Man, Spider-Man does whatever a spider can — and much more. Practically pitch-perfect summer entertainment.


Reviewed by Ian Freer

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