WorldCat Identities

Sargent, Alvin

Overview
Works: 180 works in 713 publications in 12 languages and 19,761 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Superhero films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Alvin Sargent
 
Most widely held works by Alvin Sargent
Spider-man 2 by Sam Raimi( Visual )

114 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 5,729 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 )

48 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,542 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 )

48 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Parker finds a clue that might help him understand why his parents disappeared when he was young. His path puts him on a collision course with Dr. Curt Connors, his father's former partner
Unfaithful by Adrian Lyne( Visual )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a chance encounter with a sexy stranger 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 )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and German and held by 1,336 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 )

28 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ryan O'Neal teams up with his daughter Tatum in this very bright, very warm and very funny period film for which Tatum won an Oscar in her first film role. Ryan O'Neal plays the smooth-talking con man Moses Pray, driving through depression-era Kansas with a carload of deluxe bibles, a gold tooth behind a convincing smile, and a list of newly widowed prospects for his line. Addie (Tatum O'Neal) is a cigarette-smoking, nine-year-old orphan who hooks up with Moses and manages to show the master con man a trick or two. Madeline Kahn gives a funny, neurotic performance as Trixie Delight, who goes along for the ride until Addie determines that Trixie might come between Addie and Moses - which, obviously, cannot happen"--Container
Julia by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

25 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman is briefly involved in the 1930's struggle against Fascism when she agrees to smuggle money to an old friend
Other people's money by Norman Jewison( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawrence "Larry the Liquidator" Garfield is a ruthless Wall Street deal maker and corporate raider who is pursuing the hostile takeover of a small manufacturing company, New England Wire & Cable. During the buyout attempt, he becomes enamored with the company's attorney
Anywhere but here by Wayne Wang( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 498 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 468 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 )

7 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 360 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 )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 309 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 )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 220 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 )

14 editions published in 2007 in 4 languages and held by 206 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 184 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
Straight time( Visual )

5 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A paroled burglar tries to get a job and keep on the straight-and-narrow. His hard-core parole officer has different ideas and sends him back to jail. When he gets out again, he goes after the parole officer, steals his car, and returns to crime
Dominick and Eugene( Visual )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and German and held by 156 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
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
Gambit( Visual )

3 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Caine rolls the dice but Shirley MacLaine could end up the big loser in this witty suspense yarn that finds the duo attempting to steal a priceless art treasure. Their foolproof scheme backfires and they must pull out all the stops in order to come out on top
 
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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 guionista estadounidense

Alvin Sargent scénariste américain

Alvin Sargent sceneggiatore statunitense

Элвин Сарджент

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אלווין סרג'נט תסריטאי אמריקאי

آلوین سارجنت فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

アルヴィン・サージェント

サージェント, アルヴィン

阿尔文·萨金特

艾文沙吉

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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 thingGambit