Sam Raimi and Stan Lee Almost Made a Thor Movie in the 90s

Sam Raimi and Stan Lee Almost Made a Thor Movie in the 90s
This week, the world lost a creative genius with the passing of Stan Lee. Lee had a hand in creating so many amazing superheroes for Marvel, with many of their stories becoming highly profitable feature films. Someone who knew Lee well was director Sam Raimi, who brought Spider-Man to the big screen in 2002. Remembering the late comic book legend, Raimi recently spoke about his relationship with Lee, revealing the two had also worked together a decade prior to Spider-Man on another potential film. In 1991, Raimi and Lee collaborated on some treatments for a Thor movie, pitching the idea to Fox.

"After I did Darkman, Stan Lee called me and was like, 'Hey, kid, I liked your movie.' He took me out to lunch and said we should work together. I said I'd like to make a movie about Thor. We worked together writing treatments and took it to Fox and pitched it.
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