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Marvel Entertainment Group

Overview
Works: 670 works in 1,031 publications in 3 languages and 48,107 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Superhero films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Fiction  Superhero television programs 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Marvel Entertainment Group
Iron Man by Jon Favreau( Visual )

29 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 3,258 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 )

25 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 2,688 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
X-Men by Bryan Singer( Visual )

37 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 2,657 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)
Thor by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

24 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 2,427 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 Matthew Vaughn( Visual )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 2,057 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
Marvel's The Avengers( Visual )

14 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2,040 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
X-Men origins by Gavin Hood( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 1,966 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 )

16 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,922 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, days of future past by Bryan Singer( Visual )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring the celebrated cast from the original X-Men films and the brand new cast from the 2011 blockbuster hit X-Men First Class, X-men Days of Future Past brings together all of the fan favorites into one giant film event on the big screen. The film is based on the best-selling X-Men comic and takes place in an apocalyptic future, where mutants travel back in time in order to change the past and thereby fix the future. With a never-before-seen, alternate cut of the film and 90 minutes of all-new immersive special features. Rouge makes her return with the all-star characters from the original film, and joins forces with their younger selves and unite to battle armies of murderous Sentinel robots who are hunting down mutants and humans alike
X-Men( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The X-Men are mutant heroes sworn to defend a world that hates and fears them. With the help of new recruits The Beast and Angel, they 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. To stave off this imminent threat to humanity, a possible cure is discovered that may ultimately eliminate genetic mutations. Now, as the battle lines are drawn, the X-Men, led by Professor Charles Xavier, must contend with both Jean Grey's world-consuming powers, as well as the malevolent Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organized under Xavier's former ally, Magneto
The Incredible Hulk( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,509 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
Meet the X-Men by Clare Hibbert( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of each of the X-Men including backgound and extraordinary powers
Marvel's the Avengers by Joss Whedon( Visual )

13 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spy agency S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Nick Fury enlists superheros Iron Man, the Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Black Widow, and Hawkeye, to fight interstellar invaders led by Thor's brother, Loki
Ultimate avengers( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 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 own ranks: the Incredible Hulk! First-ever animated movie from Marvel
How to draw comics the Marvel way by Stan Lee( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The talents of the creator of Spider-Man and the creator of the animated version of Conan the Barbarian are joined to show the viewer how to put superheroes on paper. This program teaches proportion, perspective, penciling, creating a dramatic mood and projecting action and emotion
Iron Man, armored adventures by Adrian Petriw( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Stark is a genius inventor that managed to create his Iron Man armor while still attending high school. After his father is killed, it's up to his friends Rhodey and Pepper to help him piece together what exactly happened, and take his first steps toward becoming a hero
Iron Man : the ultimate guide to the armored super hero by Matthew K Manning( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of Tony Stark, a.k.a. Iron Man, profiling his origin, friends and family, enemies, and various incarnations in the comics from the time of his creation to the present
X-men( Visual )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 444 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
The amazing Spider-Man by Marc Webb( Visual )

11 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 441 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
Hulk saves the day! by Chris Strathearn( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dr. Doom goes green when he sends his villains in Super Hero City to plant mutant flowers. When watered, the flowers grow into huge vines that tear down buildings brick by brick! Wolverine, Spider-man, and Iceman are on the case, but theyneed a hero with a real green thumb to stop the mutant menace. Can Hulk shred the flowers fast enough to save City Hall?"--Page 4 of cover
 
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