The Amazing Spider-Man (1977 - 1979)

The Amazing Spider-Man


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Live-action version of the Marvel Comics book about a young man endowed with spiderlike powers after he's bitten by a radioactive arachnid. Often uncomfortable with the mantle of hero, Peter Parker nevertheless swings into action as Spider-Man when the need arises. Sincerity aside, the series will seem crude to anyone weaned on Tobey Maguire's cinema Spidey.

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1978, CBS, 8 episodes

Critics Consensus: From the low production quality to the depiction of Peter Parker's abilities, The Amazing Spider-Man offers disappointment for viewers and comic book fans alike.

1977, CBS, 6 episodes


Nicholas Hammond
as Peter Parker/Spider-Man
Michael Pataki
as Capt. Barbera
Robert F. Simon
as J. Jonah Jameson
Chip Fields
as Rita Conway
Ellen Bry
as Julie Masters
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