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Marvel Entertainment Group

Overview
Works: 1,042 works in 1,942 publications in 4 languages and 67,149 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Superhero films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Animated films  Juvenile works 
Roles: cor, pre, Other, prn
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marvel Entertainment Group
Iron Man by Jon Favreau( Visual )

42 editions published between 2008 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,948 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 )

47 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 2,860 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 )

65 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outcasts since birth, the X-Men are the next step of human evolution. Born with unique genetic mutations that give them extraordinary powers, they battle on the side of good. Now they must use their powers to save the people that fear them
Thor by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

39 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 2,750 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 Hugh Jackman( Visual )

22 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in English and held by 2,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in X-Men: Days of Future Past. The beloved 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 James McAvoy( Visual )

30 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,306 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 )

20 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,279 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
X-Men origins by Hugh Jackman( Visual )

35 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 2,235 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
Spider-Man, into the Spider-Verse( Visual )

13 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 2,131 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
The Wolverine by Hugh Jackman( Visual )

29 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 2,114 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
Deadpool 2 by David Leitch( Visual )

18 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 1,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Searching to regain his spice for life, as well as a flux capacitor, Wade Wilson must battle ninjas, the Yakuza, and a pack of sexually aggressive canines, as he journeys around the world to discover the importance of family, friendship, and flavor
X-Men by Patrick Stewart( Visual )

27 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,888 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
X-Men by Bryan Singer( Visual )

15 editions published in 2016 in English and French and held by 1,849 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
Venom by Ruben Fleischer( Visual )

18 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 1,784 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 )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bruce Banner is forced back to civilization after hiding out and seeking an antidote for the powers inside him, he discovers that he must become the Hulk to defeat a creature known as the Abomination
Marvel's The Avengers by Tom Hiddleston( Visual )

33 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marvel makes cinematic history as it unites the superhero team-up of a lifetime. Iron Man, the Hulk, Thor, and Captain America assemble together for the very first time ever in this epic, action-packed blockbuster alongside Black Widow, Hawkeye, and Nick Fury
Meet the X-Men by Clare Hibbert( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of each of the X-Men including backgound and extraordinary powers
The amazing Spider-Man by Marc Webb( Visual )

28 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 746 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. An origin story for the superhero
This is Hulk by Chris Wyatt( Book )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Charles Xavier created The Institute for Gifted Youngsters so the young 'mutants' could learn to control their uncanny abilities and live in harmony with the non-mutant members of society. One year later, the once fiercely independent Wolverine must reunite the X-Men to prevent a horrible vision of the future where the X-Men have given up on Xavier's mission and the world has fallen into chaos. Each member has suffered great tragedy in their past. Wolverine must lead Xavier's disillusioned heroes against the forces of fate and destiny. Only together can the X-Men steer the course of history away from catastrophe and save everyone
 
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Spanish (2)

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