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Marvel Entertainment Group

Works: 908 works in 1,670 publications in 4 languages and 62,414 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Superhero films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: cor, Other, prn
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Marvel Entertainment Group
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Most widely held works by Marvel Entertainment Group
X-Men by Bryan Singer( Visual )

91 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 5,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war is brewing between those with special powers ("mutants") and the rest of humanity -- and the only ones who can save the humans from certain destruction are a special group of mutants - the "X-Men." (Based on the comic series)
Iron Man by Jon Favreau( Visual )

41 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy industrialist visiting Afghanistan is held captive in enemy territory and escapes by building a high-tech suit. When he returns home, he decides to use his money, talents, and suit to save the world
Iron Man 2 by Jon Favreau( Visual )

41 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 2,893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iron Man returns with everyone wanting in on the technology, whether for power or for profit. Tony must suit up and face his most dangerous enemy yet, but not without a few new allies of his own
Marvel's The Avengers by Joss Whedon( Visual )

27 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. brings together a team of superhumans to form The Avengers to help save the Earth from Loki and his army
Thor by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

39 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 2,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the arrogant warrior Thor is banished to Earth from his homeworld of Asgard, he must fight to reclaim his lost powers. Pursued by an invasion force sent to destroy him, the fallen God of Thunder must rise to the battle and learn what it takes to become a true hero
X-Men, days of future past by Bryan Singer( Visual )

19 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 2,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods. The characters from the original X-Men film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from X-Men: First class in an epic battle that must change the past to save our future
X-men : first class by Matthew Vaughn( Visual )

24 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their superhuman powers for the first time, working together in a desperate attempt to stop the Hellfire Club and a global nuclear war
X-Men origins by Lauren Shuler-Donner( Visual )

39 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 2,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somewhere in the wilds of northwest Canada in the early 1800s, Logan and Victor, two half-brothers with special powers grow up amid violence. Eventually they will become the near-indestructible warriors known as Wolverine and Sabretooth. William Stryker is a sinister government operative whose Weapon X program experiments keep pulling Wolverine back in. Kayla Silverfox shares a peaceful Canadian co-existence with Wolverine as he tries to drop out of the program. Along the way, Wolverine encounters many mutants, both familiar and new
Deadpool by Tim Miller( Visual )

15 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based upon Marvel Comics' most unconventional anti-hero, the film tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life."--Publisher's description
The Wolverine by Hugh Jackman( Visual )

23 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 2,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance, Wolverine becomes embroiled in a conflict that forces him to confront his own demons
X-Men by Bryan Singer( Visual )

13 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan
The Incredible Hulk by Louis Leterrier( Visual )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientist Bruce Banner has been living in the shadows, scouring the earth for an antidote. Warmongers dream of abusing his powers and won't leave Bruce alone. He suffers from his constant need to be with the only woman he has ever love, Betty Ross, and Bruce knows that he must return to civilization. The brilliant doctor is ruthlessly pursued by a nightmarish beast of pure adrenaline and aggression called The Abomination whose powers match that of the Hulk. Now, a fight of epic proportions ensues as Bruce must call upon the hero within to rescue New York City from total destruction
Deadpool 2 by David Leitch( Visual )

8 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deadpool organizes a team to protect a mutant boy from a time-traveling cyborg
Meet the X-Men by Clare Hibbert( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of each of the X-Men including backgound and extraordinary powers
Wolverine and the X-Men by Craig Kyle( Visual )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The X-Men fight to save Storm's life after the parasitic Shadow King infiltrates her mind. And Wolverine teams up with Gambit to 'steal back' the collar that inhibits mutant powers before Senator Kelly can use it against them
This is Hulk by Chris Wyatt( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet and learn all about the Incredible Hulk
The amazing Spider-Man by Marc Webb( Visual )

22 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 631 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 colllision course with Dr. Curt Connors, his father's former partner
This is Falcon by Clarissa Wong( Book )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces Sam Wilson, discusses how he became known as Falcon, and shows how he contributes to the Avengers
Ultimate avengers( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Individually, they are super heroes, united, they are the Ultimate Avengers... Captain America, Thor, The Hulk, Iron Man, Wasp, Giant Man. A world in crisis. Aged-old enemies on the verge of attack. A mighty team is recruited, and Earth's ultimate hero is sought to lead them - Captain America. Unfortunately, he's been frozen in ice for over sixty years. Inspired by Marvel's best-selling books, 'The Ultimates', this is the extraordinary story of six independent heroes who, like it or not, must fight as one to save the world. Little do they know that their biggest threat will emerge from within their very own ranks - the Incredible Hulk!"--Container
Legion( Visual )

3 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Haller is a troubled young man diagnosed as schizophrenic, but after a strange encounter, he discovers special powers that will change his life forever
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