The 2002 Premiere of Spider-Man
Fifteen years ago Wednesday, Spider-Man arrived in theaters. Starring Tobey Maguire and Kirsten Dunst (pictured here with Stan Lee), along with Willem Dafoe, James Franco, and Cliff Robertson, the movie brought Peter Parker back to the big screen in 2002. Spider-Man was a critical and commercial success, picking up two Academy Award nominations and earning more than $821.7 million at the international box office. In honor of the movie’s 15th anniversary, take a look back at its 2002 premiere, ahead.