Spider-Man
(DVD)

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Published
Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2002].
Format
DVD
Edition
Widescreen special edition.
Language
English
ISBN
9780767898720, 0767898729
UPC
043396096615

Notes

General Note
Based on the Marvel comic book by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko.
General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002.
General Note
Special features: Disc 1: "Weaving the web": subtitled factoids; Commentary by director Sam Raimi, Kirsten Dunst, producer Laura Ziskin and co-producer Grant Curtis; SFX commentary by special effects designer John Dykstra and visual effects crew; branching web-i-sodes; music videos: Chad Kroeger featuring Josey Scott "Hero" and Sum 41 "What we're all about"; TV spots; theatrical trailer; filmographies and character files; DVD-ROM: comic/feature comparison; record your own commentary; countdown to Spider-Man 2; weblinks.
General Note
Special features: Disc 2: HBO making-of Spider-Man; Spider-mania: an E! Entertainment special; director profile: Sam Raimi; composer profile: Danny Elfman; screen tests: Toby Maguire, J.K. Simmons and CGI Spider-Man; costume and make up tests; gag/outtake reel; conceptual art and production design gallery; historical documentary-- Spider-Man: the mythology of the 21st century; the Spider-Man comic archives; rogues gallery; The loves of Peter Parker; comic book artists gallery; Activision game: hints and tips; DVD-ROM: Activision PC game; 2 playable levels; 3 exclusive Marvel dot.comics; Spider-Man: Blue #1, Black cat #1 & Peter Parker: Return of the Goblin; Spider-Man visualizer.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Don Burgess ; editors, Bob Murawski, Arthur Coburn ; music, Danny Elfman ; production designer, Neil Spisak ; costume designer, James Acheson ; visual effects designer, John Dykstra.
Participants/Performers
Tobey Maguire, Willem Dafoe, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco, Cliff Robertson, Rosemary Harris, J.K. Simmons, Gerry Becker, Bill Nunn, Jack Betts, Stanley Anderson, Ron Perkins.
Description
After being bitten by a radioactive spider on a school field trip, Peter Parker finds himself gaining spider-like qualities. Adopting the name Spider-Man, Peter first uses his new skills to make money, but when the Green Goblin, another altered super-human, kills Peter's uncle, he swears to use his "spider-skills" to fight evil. Along the way he has to juggle a new job as a local reporter, and a budding romance with a beautiful former-classmate, MJ.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; stylized violence and action; Canadian Home Video rating: PG.
System Details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1), Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language
Closed captioned.
Language
English or French soundtracks; subtitles in English, French or Spanish.

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Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Ziskin, L., Bryce, I., Koepp, D., Raimi, S., Maguire, T., Dafoe, W., Dunst, K., Franco, J., Robertson, C., Harris, R., Simmons, J. K., Burgess, D., Murawski, B., Coburn, A., Elfman, D., Acheson, J., Spisak, N., Dykstra, J., Lee, S., & Ditko, S. (2002). Spider-Man (Widescreen special edition.). Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Laura. Ziskin et al.. 2002. Spider-Man. Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Laura. Ziskin et al.. Spider-Man Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2002.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Ziskin, Laura., et al. Spider-Man Widescreen special edition., Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2002.

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