Spiderman Director to Helm The Hobbit?
It seems that Sam Raimi has been talking up his desire to direct The Hobbit. It's being reported that two top-level insiders at Sony have heard directly from Raimi himself that he's interested.
Raimi's definitely a talented director when it comes to fantastic films, but millions of fans will have immediate reservations if Peter Jackson doesn't direct it.
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