WorldCat Identities

Sargent, Alvin

Works: 225 works in 702 publications in 10 languages and 19,649 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Superhero films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Alvin Sargent
Most widely held works by Alvin Sargent
Spider-man 2 by Sam Raimi( Visual )

93 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 5,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Parker, a.k.a. Spider-Man, is desperately trying to balance his dual identities. He can't keep up at college, pay his rent, or seem to make amends with his estranged best friend Harry and his beloved Mary Jane is more skeptical than ever. Peter begins to notice that he's losing some of his powers and wonders if the cost of being a superhero isn't too high. Meanwhile Peter's idol, the renowned scientist Otto Octavius, has turned into a maniacal cyborg after a failed science experiment. Peter realizes he must decide between the ordinary life he so desires and the responsibilities of retaining his secret identity to stop "Doc Ock" and save New York City from destruction
Ordinary people by Robert Redford( Visual )

44 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "ordinary" existence of an upper middle class family is shattered with the death of the older son and the struggle of the younger son against guilt and suicide
The amazing Spider-Man by Andrew Garfield( Visual )

45 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Parker, un adolecent marginal, passe ses journées à essayer de résoudre le mystère de son passé et conquérir le coeur de sa bien-aimée au lycée, Gwen Stacy. En retrouvant une mystérieuse mallette ayant appartenu à son père disparu, Peter commence une enquête qui le conduit chez le Dr Connors, ancien associé de son père. Il y découvrira un terrible secret, qui l'amènera à endosser l'identité de "Spider-Man" et à confronter le Lézard, l'alter ego diabolique de Connors ... [Source : d'après la jaquette]
Unfaithful by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A suburban New York housewife has a chance encounter with a sexy stranger and it erupts into a full-blown affair, passion becomes obsession, and the true price of betrayal takes a shattering toll
What about Bob? by Frank Oz( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and German and held by 1,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A therapist's stress-free vacation takes a humorous turn when his patient, who is suffering from separation anxiety from him, shows up at his lakeside retreat
Paper moon by Peter Bogdanovich( Visual )

23 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A smooth-talking con man and a nine-year-old orphan are up to tricks in depression-era Kansas. Also includes a prologue by Peter Bogdanovich in which he shares insights about being a director and goes behind the scenes of Paper Moon
Julia by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

19 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to great wealth, the firecely independent Julia devotes her life to political causes, fighting facism in the 1930's. While traveling in Europe, a friend of Julia's is swept into a dangerous world, smuggling money across hostile borders
Other people's money by Norman Jewison( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawrence "Larry the Liquidator" Garfield has never met a donut he didn't like or a debt-free corporation he didn't want to devour. Yet he may want to think again about New England Wire & Cable. That 81-year-old company's ramrod-straight patriarch has been a fighter all his life, and to arm against a takeover, he's hired an attorney whose high style and high-stakes cunning rival Larry's
Anywhere but here by Wayne Wang( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Adele is a flashy, flirtatious dreamer. Her daughter Ann is a quiet, no-nonsense realist. On the surface, they're like oil and water, but deep down, they are two of a kind."--Container
Spider-Man 3 : Spider-Man's new suit by N. T Raymond( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Spider-Man feels powerful in his new black suit. He's faster, stronger, bolder. But soon he realizes the suit has a life all its own. Will he be able to shed his evil skin or will the black suit take control?"--Page 4 of cover
The stalking moon( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A suspenseful manhunt saga. A relentless foe tracks Army scout Gregory Peck as he attempts to lead a woman once held captive by Apaches to safety
Spider-man 2 by Peter David( Book )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Struggling to balance his life as a college student, Daily Bugle photographer, and crime-fighting super-hero, Peter Parker is ready to give up the burden of being Spider-Man, until the evil Doc Ock threatens the Big Apple
The Daily Bugle stories by Jacob Ben Gunter( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Spider-Man ... hero or menace? This collection of stories from the Daily Bugle lets you decide. While the editorial staff blasts headlines about a "wall-crawling glory hound," other articles and letters to the editor give Spider-Man credit for some amazing rescues. You will also get the lowdown on rampaging lunatic, Doc Ock. Is he in league with Spider-Man? Gossip columns, advice columns--it's all here in the Daily Bugle--everything you need to know about Spider-Man and his friends. So what are you waiting for? Read it now!
Spider-Man 3 : a novalization by Peter David( Book )

12 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel based on the 2007 movie "Spider-Man 3" in which Peter Parker's life takes a downward turn when he receives the mysterious gift of a black Spidey suit
Sterile cuckoo by Alan J Pakula( Visual )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A relentlessly kooky coed falls in love with a reserved young college student. She actively pursues the shy boyish-man and helps him through the tough first months in school. They both benefit from the relationship; he gains self-confidence and she's now able to come to grips with her unhappy home life
Dominick and Eugene( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and German and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of twin brothers who share a special bond. Eugene is a medical student and Dominick, brain damaged by a childhood accident, is a garbage collector whose earnings are putting Eugene through school. Now Eugene has received an assignment at Stanford, and Dominick sets out to perform an act of courage that could change their lives forever
Straight time( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After six years in the slammer, Max Dembo is finally a free man, or is he? On parole from San Quentin, with a long history of juvenile offenses leading up to his burglary conviction, Max hits the streets and finds that the real world presents him with unreal problems. Starting out, he tries to go straight. Soon, he's headed straight back behind bars"--Conteneur
I walk the line( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A southern sheriff, intending to bring a man in for moonshining, instead falls for his young daughter and makes sure the feds don't arrest the man. With a deputy's murder and his marriage over, will the sheriff still get his girl?
Love and pain and the whole damn thing( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a tour in Spain, a young man makes the acquaintance of a not-quite-middle-aged spinster who is looking for a reason to live. After the two fall in love, she reveals that she has a terminal illness
Spider-Man 2 by Michael Teitelbaum( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the characters from Spider-Man 2! This book contains the inside scoop on our hero, Spider-Man; his archenemy, Doc Ock; and many others from the hit movie
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.08 for Spider-Man ... to 0.99 for Walter Bro ...)

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Alvin Sargent Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Alvin Sargent amerikanischer Drehbuchautor

Alvin Sargent amerikansk manusforfattar

Alvin Sargent amerikansk manusförfattare

Alvin Sargent amerikansk manusforfatter

Alvin Sargent amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Alvin Sargent sceneggiatore statunitense

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Ordinary peoplePaper moonSpider-Man 3 : Spider-Man's new suitSpider-man 2The Daily Bugle storiesSpider-Man 3 : a novalizationLove and pain and the whole damn thingSpider-Man 2