Director Sam Raimi announces ‘Spider-Man 4’ start date

Sam Raimi has revealed that filming on Spider-Man 4 will commence in February.

According to First Showing, the director revealed the release date, adding that there were many changes he would like to go back and fix about the 2007 third instalment of the superhero franchise:

“What would I have done differently? I would have done everything differently, every single shot,” he told reports.

“I want to make the best [Spider-Man movie] of the bunch and I’ve always been touched by Peter Parker in a way that

I’ve never been able to describe on film, even though I’ve got a great actor performing it.”

The script for the fourth film in the franchise is being written by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Lindsay-Abaire, while Raimi expects to have the first draft by mid-June.