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Marvel Entertainment Group

Overview
Works: 852 works in 1,519 publications in 4 languages and 59,789 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Science fiction films  Superhero films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Fiction  Juvenile works  Comedy films 
Roles: cor, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marvel Entertainment Group
X-Men by Bryan Singer( Visual )

83 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 5,093 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 )

40 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy industrialist 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 )

35 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 2,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that the world knows billionaire inventor Tony Stark as the armored superhero 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. Includes filmmaker commentary, featurettes, deleted scenes, theatrical trailers, and more
Marvel's The Avengers by Joss Whedon( Visual )

24 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,773 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 )

37 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in English and held by 2,576 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 )

19 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 2,565 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
X-men : first class by Matthew Vaughn( Visual )

24 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

X MEN: FIRST CLASS, following the classic Marvel mythology, charts the epic beginning of the X-Men saga. Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their powers for the first time. Before they were archenemies they were the closest of friends working together with other mutants (some familiar, some new) to stop the greatest threat the world has ever known. In the process, a rift between them opened which began the eternal war between Magneto's Brotherhood and Professor's X-Men
X-Men origins by Lauren Shuler-Donner( Visual )

35 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 2,254 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 )

14 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,142 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 )

20 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 2,078 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 )

14 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,977 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 )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,553 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 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet and learn all about the Incredible Hulk
Ultimate avengers( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and French and held by 613 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
This is Falcon by Clarissa Wong( Book )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces Sam Wilson, discusses how he became known as Falcon, and shows how he contributes to the Avengers
The amazing Spider-Man by Marc Webb( Visual )

19 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 574 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
The might of doom by Dennis R Shealy( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story featuring the intrepid Iron Man finds him matching wits with the villainous genius Dr. Doom in an adaptation of an episode from the popular animated television series
How to draw comics the Marvel way by Stan Lee( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video shows how to create a comic strip character using proportion, perspective, penciling techniques, to project action and emotion
This is Hawkeye by Clarissa Wong( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces Clint Barton, discusses how he became known as Hawkeye, and shows how he contributes to the Avengers and S.H.I.E.L.D
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityMarvel Enterprises

controlled identityMarvel Entertainment, LLC

Marvel Characters, Inc.

Marvel Enterprises

Marvel Enterprises, Inc.

Marvel Entertainment

Marvel Entertainment, Inc.

Marvel (Firm)

Marvel (firma)

Languages
English (409)

Spanish (3)

French (2)

Turkish (1)

Covers
The might of doomMarvel encyclopedia : the definitive guide to the characters of the Marvel universe