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Marvel Entertainment Group

Overview
Works: 1,078 works in 2,080 publications in 4 languages and 67,052 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Superhero films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Animated films  Comedy films  Juvenile works 
Roles: cor, pre, prn
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marvel Entertainment Group
Iron Man 2 by Jon Favreau( Visual )

58 editions published between 2008 and 2019 in English and held by 2,998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that the world knows billionaire inventor Tony Stark is the armored super hero Iron Man, his life has suddenly become even more intense. Everyone wants in on the Iron Man technology, whether for power or profit, but for Ivan Vanko, it's revenge. With Pepper Potts and James 'Rhodey' Rhodes at his side, Stark must once again suit up and face his most dangerous enemy yet
Iron Man by Jon Favreau( Visual )

46 editions published between 2008 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy industrialist is held captive in enemy territory and escapes by building a high-tech suit made of armor. When he returns home, he decides to use his money, talents, and suit to save the world
X-Men by Bryan Singer( Visual )

67 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,886 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)
X-Men, days of future past by Hugh Jackman( Visual )

25 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in English and held by 2,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The X-Men of the future are waging a losing battle against the Sentinels, superpowered robots created by humanity to exterminate mutantkind. Wolverine is sent backwards in time to 1973 to enlist the younger versions of Professor Xavier and Magneto to prevent the event leading to the Sentinels' creation, and thus change the future for the better
Thor by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

44 editions published between 2011 and 2019 in English and held by 2,510 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 : first class by James McAvoy( Visual )

32 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,347 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
Deadpool by Tim Miller( Visual )

21 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,324 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
Spider-Man, into the Spider-Verse( Visual )

17 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 2,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miles Morales is the new Spider-Man but must also walk the balance between his personal high school & family life and his life as a superhero. While being Spider-Man, he becomes familiar with the Spider-Verse, where there are endless variations on Spider-Man. One of the Spider-Man variations living inside the Spider-Verse is Spider-Man, Peter B. Parker, who guides Miles in his journey as the new Spider-Man and introduces him to the multitude of other Spider-Men, including Spider-Man Noir and Spider-Ham. All of the various Spider-Men will have to band together when villains threaten the safety of the Spider-Verse and of the world itself
X-Men origins by Hugh Jackman( Visual )

37 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 2,276 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
The Wolverine by Hugh Jackman( Visual )

32 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 2,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An action-packed life-or-death battle that takes [Wolverine] to modern-day Japan. Vulnerable for the first time and pushed to his limits, Logan confronts not only lethal samurai steel but also his inner struggle against his own immortality"--Container
Deadpool 2 by David Leitch( Visual )

17 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deadpool organizes a team to protect a mutant boy from a time-traveling cyborg
X-Men by Patrick Stewart( Visual )

26 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of their new recruits -- including Beast, Angel, Juggernaut, and Colossus -- the X-Men must face evolution itself in the form of their former teammate, Jean Grey. Possessed with the cosmic power of the Dark Phoenix, the resurrected Jean Grey has become a danger to herself, her mutant comrades, and the entire planet. A potential cure is discovered and processed to treat and ultimately eliminate the genetic mutations, once and for all. As the battle lines are drawn, the X-Men must contend with both Jean Grey's world-consuming powers, as well as the malevolent Brotherhood
Venom by Ruben Fleischer( Visual )

20 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and Spanish and held by 1,841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The evolution story of Marvel's most enigmatic, complex and badass character – Venom! Eddie Brock (Tom Hardy) is a broken man after he loses everything including his job and fiancée. Just when his life is at its lowest, he becomes host to an alien symbiote which results in extraordinary superpowers – transforming him into Venom. Will these powers be enough for this new lethal protector to defeat great evil forces, especially against the far stronger and more weaponized symbiote rival, Riot?"--Container
The Incredible Hulk by Louis Leterrier( Visual )

21 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 1,690 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
Marvel's The Avengers by Tom Hiddleston( Visual )

33 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marvel makes cinematic history as it unites the Super Hero team-up of a lifetime. Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.) Captain America (Chris Evans), The Hulk (Mark Ruffalo), and Thor (Chris Hemsworth) assemble together for the very first time ever in this epic, action-packed blockbuster alongside Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner) and Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson)
The amazing Spider-Man by Marc Webb( Visual )

32 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 778 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
Meet the X-Men by Clare Hibbert( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of each of the X-Men including backgound and extraordinary powers
This is Hulk by Chris Wyatt( Book )

5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet and learn all about the Incredible Hulk
Wolverine and the X-Men by Craig Kyle( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evil attempts to rewrite the past, and the mutant heroes must prevent a perilous future. History repeats itself when Wolverine's past resurfaces, forcing him to repay old debts; Wolverine's history returns again when the X-Men are threatened by the Silver Samurai who challenges the adamantine hero to another duel; Logan's captivity helps spawn a new breed of struggles to convince a brainwashed Wolverine of their lost days together; When Wolverine learns that Master Mold is the same nemesis for tomorrow's X-Men, he must protect mutants before the future becomes obsolete
Legion( Visual )

3 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 646 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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English (562)

Spanish (3)

French (3)

Turkish (1)