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Marvel finally released the movie in theaters Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (Doctor Strange and the Multiverse of Madness, in the original), one of the most anticipated productions of the year. Counting on the direction of Sam Raimi, there is great expectation from the public to check out the narrative development of the feature film.

Interestingly, this was not the first film involved in the universe of superheroes that the filmmaker had contact with. Want to know more? Check it out below!

Sam Raimi’s Superheroes

Born in the US state of Michigan, Samuel Marshall Raimi, or just Sam Raimi, has numerous successful films under his belt as a filmmaker. At the age of 22, he was responsible for directing the first film in the franchise. evil deadknown in Brazil as A crazy night (1981).

In the early 1990s, he had the opportunity to direct Darkman: Faceless Vengeance, whose plot is carried out by a vigilante hero, full of past traumas. In this sense, Peyton Westlake (played by Liam Neeson) is presented as a scientist who is completely disfigured after an explosion.

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Although he survived, his body starts releasing high doses of adrenaline, something that prevents him from feeling pain, but also makes him very agitated. In this way, its frenetic pace helps it to acquire stamina and strength, which can be very useful in the fight against criminals.

Yielding two sequels, in 1995 and 1996, the films can currently be rented on streaming platforms such as iTunes, Google Filmes and Claro Video. But there’s another superhero feature film among Raimi’s credits. Its about Spider manwhich opened in theaters in 2002, starring Tobey Maguire in the role of Peter Parker.

The filmmaker still returned two years later for the sequel, which was considered by many to be a masterpiece. Furthermore, many critics often place spiderman 2 (2004) in their respective lists of the most interesting and ambitious superhero films.

Closing the first trilogy of this Peter Parker, Raimi still released spiderman 3 in 2007. There are still two more curiosities involving his name in this specific field. in the itineraries of Spider-Man: No Return Home (2021), Tobey Maguire returns to the character and his lines of dialogue were written as “Raimi-Verse Peter” (or Peter do Raimiverso, in Portuguese).

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It is also worth noting that Doctor Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) also participates in the same film, taking into account that his journey intertwined with that of the new Peter Parker (played by Tom Holland).

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