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Spider-Man 4

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March 24, 2009
Marvel stakes claim on summer 2011

Marvel Studios is officially taking over summer 2011. It was recently announced that Spider-Man 4 will be released on May 6th, Thor on June 17th and The First Avenger: Captain America on July 22nd.
Source: Variety

October 31, 2008
Sequel dumps scribe James Vanderbilt; gains Pulitzer winner

Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Lindsay-Abaire is in final talks to pen Spider-Man 4. A draft was previously written by James Vanderbilt (Zodiac). Director Sam Raimi and star Tobey Maguire are confirmed to come back, and Kirsten Dunst is close to signing on for the next sequel.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter

September 6, 2008
Maguire, Raimi back for next two Spider-Mans?

Tobey Maguire and Sam Raimi are said to be close to making a deal with Sony to return for fourth and fifth installments of the Spider-Man franchise. Like New Line's Lord of the Rings trilogy, Sony is considering shooting the next two films back-to-back beginning next fall in hopes of cutting down costs. Producer Laura Ziskin said she's aiming for a May 2011 release for Spider-Man 4, nine years after the original's theatrical bow.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter

October 31, 2007
Zodiac author to pen Spider-Man 4

James Vanderbilt, writer of Zodiac and Darkness Falls, has been tapped to author the next Spider-Man screenplay. Spider-Man 4's plot is being closely guarded by the studio, though it has been rumored that Spider-Man may face off against a duo of villains instead of three like in the last installment. No deals have been made to bring back stars Tobey Maguire and Kirsten Dunst or series director Sam Raimi.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter

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