Sam Raimi would only do more Spider-Man movies with Tobey Maguire

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Director Sam Raimi has announced that he would only be returning to his original Marvel franchise. Spidermanwhen Tobey Maguire returned in the lead role.

The original was directed by Sam Raimi Spiderman Trilogy that hit theaters between 2002 and 2007, long before there was a Marvel Cinematic Universe. Now, 20 years later Spiderman was released, Raimi has returned to the world of Marvel to oversee the MCUs Doctor Strange Consequence, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. The film follows on from last year’s Spider-Man: No Way Homewhich used a similarly multiverse-centric storyline to reintroduce characters from the past Spiderman Movies – including Tobey Maguire’s Peter Parker.

Talking to the LA Times about it Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of MadnessSam Raimi was asked for his thoughts Spider-Man: No Way Home and whether he would consider returning to the franchise in its latest iteration, with Tom Holland behind Spidey’s mask. While Raimi spoke in the highest tones No way homeCalling it “a complete audience thrill” with “a big heart,” he had one condition on returning to Spiderman movies. The director praised Holland’s work in the role, but admitted he felt the only way he could return would be if Tobey Maguire returned too:

“I love Spider-Man. And I love Tom Holland in the role. [But] If I were to do a Spider-Man movie, it would probably have to be with Tobey or he would break my neck.”

It looks like Marvel isn’t done exploring the multiverse on the big screen yet. Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness ends with a post-credits scene that suggests more adventures in different realities are on the way. With both Sam Raimi and Tobey Maguire working with Marvel Studios lately, one of those eclectic outings could come in the form of Spiderman 4?

Here’s the recap of Sam Raimi’s latest Marvel movie: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness:

The MCU unlocks the multiverse and pushes its boundaries further than ever before. Journey into the unknown with Doctor Strange, who, with the help of mystical allies both old and new, traverses the bewildering and dangerous alternate realities of the multiverse to face a mysterious new foe.

Directed by Sam Raimi from a screenplay by Michael Waldron, the film stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Elizabeth Olsen, Benedict Wong, Xochitl Gomez, with Michael Stuhlbarg, Rachel McAdams and Patrick Stewart.

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Source: LA Times

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