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Penn, Zak 1968-

Overview
Works: 139 works in 509 publications in 8 languages and 15,325 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Superhero films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Fiction  War films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Director, Author, Conceptor, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent, fmd, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Zak Penn
Marvel's The Avengers by Joss Whedon( Visual )

28 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,704 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
The Incredible Hulk by Avi Arad( Visual )

29 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,145 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
X-Men by Stan Lee( Visual )

46 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,870 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
Behind enemy lines by John Moore( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a reconnaissance flight over eastern Europe, disillusioned naval pilot Chris Burnett and his partner, Stackhouse, photograph a scene they were not meant to see
Elektra by Richard Strauss( Visual )

25 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Femme fatale action hero Elektra was restored to life after sustaining mortal wounds in the movie Daredevil. Elektra now lives only for death as the world's most lethal assassin. But her latest assignment forces her to make a fateful decision in the ultimate battle between good and evil
X2 : X-men united by Patrick Stewart( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following a shocking attack on the President, the X-men must stand united with their deadliest enemies to combat a menace that threatens every mutant on the planet, and possibly all of mankind
Inspector Gadget by Walt Disney( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An injured security guard undergoes robotic surgery and becomes a cybercop tasked with defeating an villian trying to rule the world
Last action hero by John McTiernan( Visual )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy's movie hero comes to life in this film
Osmosis Jones by Peter Farrelly( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Él es un nuevo tipo de héroe. Él es un tipo visceral. ¡Él es Osmosis Jones! Esta travesura infecciosamente divertida de acción en vivo/animación comienza en el mundo "real" cuando Frank (Bill Murray) ingiere un abominable virus llamado Thrax . Ahora, en el interior del espectacular reino animado de la Ciudad de Frank, el poder impedir la epidemia del mal de Thrax está en manos de un rebelde glóbulo blanco llamado Osmosis Jones y de su terco compañero Drix."--Contenedor
X2 : X-men united by Bryan Singer( Visual )

50 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the X-Men try to find a mutant that has attempted to assassinate the President, the Academy is attacked by military forces. In the aftermath they join forces with Magneto and uncover a plot to murder all mutants on Earth
Meet the X-Men by Harry Lime( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of each of the X-Men including backgound and extraordinary powers
Rogue finds a home by Harry Lime( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rogue must decide whether to join the X-men permanently or try to make her own way
The grand by Zak Penn( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recovering gambler tries to save his late grandfather's hotel and casino by winning in a poker championship, against a host of amateurs and pros. Bonus features include alternate endings, deleted scenes, commentary, and more
A hero called the Hulk by Siobhan Ciminera( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the failed scientific experiment five years ago, Bruce Banner has been looking for a cure to help him from turning into The Hulk
X-men 2 : a novelization by Chris Claremont( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They live among us, each possessing special superhuman abilities--sometimes a blessing, sometimes a curse. Mutants. Since the discovery of their existence, they have been regarded with fear, suspicion, and often hatred. Across the planet, the debate rages: Are mutants the next link in the evolutionary chain or simply a new species of humanity, fighting for their share of the world?
Incident at Loch Ness by Zak Penn( Visual )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When renowned director Werner Herzog and fellow filmmaker Zak Penn set off to explore the legend of Scotland's Loch Ness monster, they uncover much more than they bargained for. Unexplained sightings of the creature and chaos among the crew create an uneasy feeling that things aren't what they seem. But what really happened on the infamous lake remains a mystery. Poses the provocative question - where does myth end and reality begin?
Teaming up by Cathy Hapka( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When it comes to fighting battles, Storm and Wolverine don't always get along. But when the humans introduce a mutant cure, they must learn to work together to protect their race. Join the X-Men in this new adventure as they face two enemies: the mutant cure and Magneto's evil Brotherhood!"--Page 4 of cover
Beast chooses sides by Cathy Hapka( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beast struggles to fit in with the human race, even though he can't hide the fact that he is a furry blue mutant. When he learns that the human president is trying to rid the world of all mutants with a new cure, Beast knows he must reunite the X-Men. Join Beast as he fights side by side with Wolverine, Storm, Iceman, Rogue, and Colossus!"--Page 4 of cover
X-men : the last stand : a novelization by Chris Claremont( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world has acquired a lethal new weapon against X-gene mutants, whose superhuman powers separate them from ordinary mortals. For the first time mutants have a choice: retain their godlike abilities, though their powers may isolate and alienate them, or surrender them and become human. The mutant antibody is called a cure, but its invention may trigger a struggle that destroys every living soul on Earth
The Incredible Hulk by Peter David( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Scientist Bruce Banner is desperately researching a tormenting mystery: himself. He must find the cure that will couteract a radioactive element inside his body that causes him to transform, when furious, into that most fearsome and powerful of creatures: The Hulk. While Bruce aims to rid himself of his wild alter ego and live a normal life with the woman he loves, others--namely General Thunderbolt Ross and the shadowy military establishment--seek to trap him and harness the energy he contains. But soon they are all threatened by a new nemesis, one who may be even deadlier than military might or the Hulk himself--a mysterious and terrifying entity correctly called The Abomination."--Page 4 of cover
 
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Zak Penn acteur américain

Zak Penn Amerikaans filmregisseur

Zak Penn amerikai forgatókönyvíró, rendező

Zak Penn amerikansk manusförfattare och regissör

Zak Penn guionista y director estadounidense de cine y televisión

Zak Penn sceneggiatore e regista statunitense

Zak Penn US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor, Filmproduzent, Schauspieler und Filmregisseur

Зак Пенн американский сценарист, продюсер, актёр и режиссёр

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Meet the X-MenRogue finds a homeA hero called the HulkX-men 2 : a novelizationTeaming upBeast chooses sidesX-men : the last stand : a novelizationThe Incredible Hulk