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The Unmade Spider-Man 4

We dive into everything we know about the unmade Spider-Man 4, with John Malkovich as the Vulture and Anne Hathaway as Felicia Hardy, including concept art!


0:13 Episode Introduction

2:05 The Many Screenwriters of Spider-Man 4 & The Original Villain

Alvin Sargent's involvement comes from here:

6:44 The Vulture- John Malkovich & The Wings

The sculpt of the wings come from here, along with the report that Vulture's wings woul dbe mistaken for a coat at first:

The concept art of the Spider-Man vs Vulture fight comes from here:

Jeffrey Henderson's storyboards can be viewed here:

16:34 Felicia Hardy- Anne Hathaway & Black Cat Or Vulturess?

Rachel McAdams's denial that she was up for it comes from here:

22:20 Break

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35:37 Return from Break: The Opening Villains

The storyboards of Electro come from here:

44:04 The Spider-Man Suit- For Spider-Man 4 or The Amazing Spider-Man?

47:17 Peter Getting Evicted

51:45 Spider-Man Vs Vulture Animatic

You can view the animatic that we featured here:

57:49 Why Spider-Man 4 Was Never Made

Sam Raimi's quote on why the film was never made comes from here:

1:02:23 Fan Comment & Arleen Sorkin Tribute

Ben's interview with Arleen Sorkin can be read here:

1:08:25 Closing: Other Fan Comments & Shoutouts

Big thanks to our research assistant Dan Yamat for providing the visuals for this YouTube experience, as well as the usual QC and chapter time codes.

Thumbnail by Dan as well

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