Sam Raimi is a Perfect Match for The ‘Doctor Strange’ Sequel Sam Raimi is no stranger to Marvel movies. In fact, his Spider-Man trilogy paved the way for the current golden age of cinema about spandex-clad crusaders. It’s not hyperbolic to suggest that the Marvel Cinematic Universe would probably look vastly different today if Raimi hadn’t elevated the genre to soaring new heights back in 2002. With this in mind, the news that Raimi might take on another popular Marvel hero is exciting.