Spider-Man's booze battle

Spider-Man star Tobey Maguire has admitted turning to Alcoholics Anonymous to overcome a drink problem.

The Hollywood actor said the experience ended up changing his life. "AA is no-frills spirituality," he told Playboy magazine.

"There are no hokey traditions. It's so simple. Your life gets better."

But Maguire, 28, whose new film Seabiscuit is out this year, would not be drawn on his love-life.

"The wall is up," he said.

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