Stan Lee Names Sam Raimi’s ‘Spider-Man’ His Favorite Superhero Movie

Over the years, Stan Lee has appeared in almost every single Marvel movie to date and his fun cameos are something that plenty of moviegoers are always really looking forward to, but which superhero movie is his favorite one? As it turns out, not only is it a movie in which he has appeared, but also one featuring a character that he has created.

During a recent Facebook Live Q&A session with fans, the Marvel comic book creator revealed that Sam Raimi’s first Spider-Man movie has so far been his favorite superhero movie. Here’s what Lee had to say:

“I think my favorite comic book movie was the first one that was such a hit, the first Spider-Man. After that, everything else seemed easy.”

The first Spider-Man movie in Sam Raimi’s trilogy was released back in 2002 and brought in $821.7 million at the worldwide box office during its theatrical run. The movie starred Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco, Willem Dafoe, Rosemary Harris, Cliff Robertson, Elizabeth Banks and J. K. Simmons.

You can check out his heroic cameo in 2002’s Spider-Man in the video below.

What do you guys think? Which of the Sam Raimi Spider-Man movies is your favorite one? I’ll have to go with the second one. Let us know your pick in the comment section.

Source: Stan Lee’s Facebook page

Michael Bezanidis

Michael Bezanidis

Michael is the Managing Editor of Heroic Hollywood. When he's not playing video games, he's usually writing about film and television.