Peter Parker is bitten by a radioactive spider and develops spider-like abilities.
Directed by Sam Raimi, Spider-Man centers on student Peter Parker (Tobey Maguire) who, after being bitten by a genetically-altered spider, gains superhuman strength and the spider-like ability to cling to any surface. He vows to use his abilities t"o fight crime and battle the evil Green Goblin. Bonus material on this 2xDVD set includes commentary by cast and crew, special effects commentary, music videos, theatrical trailers, gag and outtakes, ""HBO Making-of Spider-Man,"" profile on Raimi,"! Entertainment Special: Spider-Mania,"" screen tests, historical documentary, and tons more.