Raimi directed Oz the Great and Powerful, which was released on March 8, 2013 by Walt Disney Pictures. He said he would not be directing the planned sequel. On December 11, 2006, the website SuperHero Hype reported that director Sam Raimi and Michael Uslan would co-produce a new film version of The Shadow for Columbia Pictures.
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Raimi was born in Royal Oak, Michigan, to a Conservative...
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- Personal life
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- Early life
Samuel Marshall "Sam" Raimi (born October 23, 1959) is an American movie director, producer, writer, and actor. He directed the Spider-Man movie trilogy. He also directed Oz the Great and Powerful. Raimi was born on October 23, 1959 in Royal Oak, Michigan to a Hungarian-Russian Jewish family. He was raised in Birmingham, Michigan.
During his long career, American film director and producer Sam Raimi has worked on a number of projects which never progressed beyond the pre-production stage under his direction. Some of these projects, are officially cancelled and scrapped or fell in development hell.
Sam Raimi, all'anagrafe Samuel Marshall Raimi (Royal Oak, 23 ottobre 1959), è un regista, sceneggiatore, attore, produttore cinematografico e televisivo statunitense.. È noto per aver diretto 3 film della serie di Spider-Man (Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2 e Spider-Man 3) e la trilogia de La casa (formata da La casa, La casa 2 e L'armata delle tenebre
Samuel Marshall Raimi (Royal Oak, Michigan, 23 de Outubro de 1959) é um diretor, produtor, ator e roteirista norte-americano, famoso por dirigir a série de filmes do Homem-Aranha, Evil Dead e produzir a série Xena: Warrior Princess. É irmão do ator Ted Raimi e do roteirista Ivan Raimi.
Samuel M "Sam" Raimi (n. 23 octombrie 1959, Royal Oak [*], Comitatul Oakland, Michigan, SUA) este un regizor, producător și actor de film american. S-a născut în statul Michigan. Este cunoscut ca regizorul seriilor de filme Evil Dead (trei filme în 1981, 1987 și 1992) și Spider-Man (trei filme în 2002, 2004 și 2007 cu Tobey Maguire).
Norman Virgil Osborn is a fictional character from Sam Raimi's trilogy of Spider-Man films, adapted from the comic book character of the same name created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko, and also known by his alter-ego, the Green Goblin.
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Peter Benjamin Parker is a fictional character and secret identity of Spider-Man in the films, adapted from the comic-book character of the same name created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko; portrayed by Tobey Maguire and films created by screenwriter David Koepp. This rendition of Spider-Man follows the Sam Raimi trilogy of Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, and Spider-Man 3, also appearing in video game adaptations derived from each film. This version was followed by two susbsequent versions of the charact
David Koepp is the original screenwriter of the character outside of many attempted scripts to bring to life a Spider-Man film. Maguire was cast as Peter in July 2000, having been Raimi's primary choice for the role after he saw The Cider House Rules. The studio was initially hes
Although Spider-Man's suit wound up being faithful to the Spider-Man comics, many designs were made. One concept that costume designer James Acheson became fond of was the idea of having a red emblem over a black costume. Another, which would eventually lead to the final product,
—Sam Raimi, on how the character of Peter Parker developed in Spider-Man 3 The first film characterized Peter Parker as an intelligent, bookish, and level-headed yet lonely and isolated teenager; focusing on his personality as a shy and bashful outsider; before he gained his powers and subsequent struggles of accepting his new-found abilities. From overcoming these struggles, Peter eventually uses his abilities to help people, after his uncle was murdered by a car-jacker during a grand ...
As Peter provides overwrought narration during the first few minutes of the film, he is introduced as a shy, bespectacled outsider at Midtown High School in New York City struggling to catch up to a school bus, before his neighbor and crush Mary Jane Watson gets the driver to sto
Two years after the first film, Peter struggles to maintain his personal life while serving as Spider-Man, getting fired from a second job he takes as a pizza delivery boy while simultaneously struggling with his studies at Columbia University and finances. He is also growing dis
Months after the events of the second film, Peter finally finds stability and success in both his personal life and exploits as Spider-Man. He and Mary Jane are happily dating, and after attending her performance in a new play, catches up with her in Central Park. A meteor lands
Although he does not physically appear, this version of Parker is referenced in the Marvel Comics event Spider-Verse which featured many interpretations of the character from many different media. Tobey Maguire's Spider-Man is mentioned as "the guy from Seabiscuit", a film which
Sam Raimi was attached to direct in January 2000, for a summer 2001 release. He had been a fan of the comic book during his youth, and his passion for Spider-Man earned him the job. Cameron's work became the basis of David Koepp 's first draft screenplay, often word for word.