Last and certainly not least, everybody’s favorite neighborhood Spider-Man. First appearing in 1962, Spider-Man is relatively unique to this list in that his overall origin story hasn’t really changed. Peter Parker, the ordinary teen bit by a radioactive spider and then later woo-ed by Kirsten Dunst.
If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it!
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