The Amazing Spider-Man: Season 1, Episode 1

Spider-Man (14 Sep. 1977)

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When an extortionist threatens to force a multi-suicide unless a huge ransom is paid, only Peter Parker can stop him with his new powers as Spider-Man.

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Hilly Hicks ...
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Judy Tyler
Dick Balduzzi ...
Delivery Man
Jeff Donnell ...
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Monahan (as Robert Hastings)
Barry Cutler ...
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Ivor Francis ...
Professor Noah Tyler
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George Lane Cooper ...
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The adventures of freelance photographer Peter Parker, who, after being bitten by a radioactive spider, discovered he had gained superpowers, such as super-strength and agility and the ability to climb sheer walls and ceilings. After inventing a super-sticky web serum, he donned a red-and-black costume, and began fighting crime as the superhero Spider-Man. During the day, Parker worked for the Daily Bugle and skinflint editor J. Jonah Jameson. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@wkio.com>

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For the first time on the screen... the world's favourite adventure super-hero comes _alive_


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Trivia

In this series, it is actually J. Jonah Jameson and Robbie Robertson who coin the name "Spider-Man" and give Peter the idea for the costume. Where Peter gets the costume and material to build the web-shooters is never fully explained. See more »

Goofs

When Peter is climbing around his Aunt May's house, it's obvious he's climbing on a giant picture of the house, because in scenes where he climbs down poles, his hands don't grip them. See more »

Quotes

Peter Parker: Do you mean, the person you'd like to question is Spider-Man?
Captain Barbera: I do.
Peter Parker: What do you want to talk to him about?
Captain Barbera: Maybe I wanna ask him where he buys his webs.
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Edited into The Amazing Spider-Man: The Curse of Rava (1978) See more »

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SPIDER MAN was a tv pilot for a tv series and subsequent TV movies on CBS before the INCREDIBLE HULK burst on the scene and blew him away. SPIDER MAN was a fantasy series featuring wall crawling sequences reminiscent of the GREENWAY BATMAN series. For a kid my age it was fun. The pilot revovled around JOHN VERNON and a moonies style/watergate brainwash cult and our GQ youthful hero (the predecessor of LINDEN ASHBY) trys to save LISA EILBACH ER from the clutches of the evil madman and his evil plan. (revolving around mental conquest and stock options) The strength of this show was it's low brow budget and the not too overly flamboyant stories. My favorite is the one where he goes to HONG KONG and battles the triads and loses only to win starting 30 minutes before end credits. The series was short lived and lacked the humanity of the HULK yet, this show was a action adventure hour and wasn't bad as far a genere shows. i liked it. hammond was good as PARKER yet, he would later shine in the MARTIN CHRONICLES. Hammond was a young boys action hero, I marveled at how he got out of one jam each week and into another the next and out again...not realizing a WGA writer making 3 plus grand a week was cranking these out. These air occasionaly on tv and are on video. A clean night of family viewing before the kids go to bed and you plop SERPICO into the DVD or VCR.


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