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Spider-Man: The Dragon's Challenge (1979)

Two episodes of the TV series "Spider Man" edited together and released as a feature.

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Don McDougall
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nicholas Hammond ... Spider-Man / Peter Parker (archive footage)
Robert F. Simon ... J. Jonah Jameson (archive footage)
Chip Fields ... Rita Conway (archive footage)
Ellen Bry ... Julie Masters (archive footage)
Rosalind Chao ... Emily Chan (archive footage)
Hagan Beggs Hagan Beggs ... Evans (archive footage)
Richard Erdman ... Mr. Zeider (archive footage)
John Milford ... Professor Roderick Dent / Jonathan Fleming (archive footage)
Benson Fong ... Min Lo Chan (archive footage)
Anthony Charnota Anthony Charnota ... Quinn (archive footage) (as Anthony Charnotta)
George Cheung ... Doctor Pai (archive footage)
Tony Clark Tony Clark ... Joe (archive footage)
Ted Danson ... Major Collings (archive footage)
Myron Healey ... Lieutenant Olson (archive footage)
Michael Mancini Michael Mancini ... Bertino (archive footage)
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Two episodes of the TV series "Spider Man" edited together and released as a feature.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 July 1979 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Chinese Web See more »

Filming Locations:

Hong Kong, China See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

This was originally a two-part episode of the TV series The Amazing Spider-Man (1977) called "The Chinese Web". After the series was canceled in 1979, the two parts were edited together and released as a feature. See more »

Alternate Versions

UK video version uses the title sequence from the TV series, whereas the version shown in cinemas used the title sequence from Spider-Man Strikes Back. See more »

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Version of Spider-Man (2017) See more »

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Fantastic...in a way....
11 October 1999 | by Truman-10See all my reviews

While not as good as Spider-Man Strikes Back (1978), this is amusing stuff, with some extremely cool fight scenes and painful sound effects. Nicolas Hammond finally gets a decent(ish) haircut, and he goes to Japan to battle a couple of low-rent kung fu types. the theme tune is great, and Spidey himself is ridiculously funky. Go on, watch it - you know you want to!


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