WorldCat Identities

Avellán, Elizabeth

Works: 49 works in 309 publications in 8 languages and 16,606 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Juvenile works  Horror films  Fantasy films  Film noir 
Roles: Producer, Commentator, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Avellán
Spy kids by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

117 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 7,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine years ago, top international spies Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez traded the excitement of espionage for the adventure of parenthood. But when they are called out on a secret mission, they are kidnapped by the evil Fegan Floop. It's up to their kids to rescue them and keep the family together
Frank Miller's Sin City by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )

41 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Sin City, the town that beckons to the tough, the corrupt, and the brokenhearted: "Bruce Willis stars as Hartigan, a cop with a vow to protect a stripper, Nancy (Jessica Alba); Mickey Rourke as Marv, the outcast misanthrope on a mission to avenge the death of his one true love; and Clive Owen as Dwight, the clandestine love of Shellie (Brittany Murphy), who spends hi night defending Gail (Rosario Dawson) and her Old Town girls from Jackie (Benicio del Toro), a tough guy with a penchant for violence" (container)
Death proof by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

31 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deranged stuntman stalks his victims from the safety of his killer car, but when he picks on the wrong group of babes, all bets are off. He becomes involved in an automotive duel of epic proportions
Once upon a time in Mexico by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of El Mariachi continues when a corrupt CIA agent forces him out of hiding to help sabotage an assassination attempt on the president of Mexico by an evil cartel kingpin. El Mariachi has his own reason for helping - he is doing it for revenge
Shorts the adventures of the wishing rock by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy's discovery of a colorful, wish-granting rock causes chaos in the suburban town of Black Falls when jealous kids and scheming adults alike set out to get their hands on it
Predators by Patricia Daniels Cornwell( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rugged mercenary Royce inherits command of an elite team of human fighters, including dorky-but-dangerous Edwin and tough-but-beautiful Isabelle, as they are hunted by a race of ruthless alien trackers known as Predators!"--Distributor's website
Machete by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the fake trailer Rodriguez made for inclusion in the movie Grindhouse, Machete tells the story of a Mexican Federale. Years ago in Mexico, Machete was double-crossed by his boss, resulting in his wife and child being murdered before his eyes by drug kingpin Torrez, and Machete himself beaten, shot, and left for dead. Now, Machete resurfaces in Austin, Texas, working day labor when he's hired to assassinate Senator McLaughlin, an extreme advocate against illegal immigration. Once again betrayed and set-up, Machete plots his revenge against the men who've wronged him with the help of resistance fighter Luz, ICE Agent Sartana, and his shotgun-toting brother, Padre (who really is a priest!). Machete lays waste to anything that gets in his path. As he takes on hit men, vigilantes and a ruthless drug cartel, bullets fly, blades clash and the body count rises. Any way you slice it, vengeance has a new name: Machete
The faculty by Josh Hartnett( Visual )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When creepy things begin happening around Herrington High, students discover that their teachers really are from another planet. As mind-controlling parasites begin spreading rapidly from the faculty to the students' bodies, it's up to the few who are left to save the world from alien domination
From dusk till dawn by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From dusk till dawn (107 min.): The notorious Gekko Brothers, Seth and Richard, are on the run and headed for Mexico to meet with the mysterious "Carlos." Their simple bank robbery ended up killing multiple Texas Rangers. They hijack the mobile home of Minister Jacob Fuller and his family to ensure their safe passage. Their appointed destination is a neon-covered topless bar catering to bikers and truckers who've wandered off the beaten path. Everything seems fine until the bar's staff, band, and patrons turn out to be vampires!
The adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D by Taylor Lautner( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max dreams of a world far away from his own called Planet Drool. One day the heroes of Planet Drool, Shark Boy and Lava Girl, materialize on earth needing Max's help. All is not well in his dream world, an alien intelligence threatens his dream planet. Max takes off on a wild and dangerous journey with Shark Boy and Lava Girl to save Planet Drool
Spy kids [&] Spy kids 2, the Island of Lost Dreams ; [&] Spy kids 3, game over( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spy kids: When their international spy parents are kidnapped by children's TV program host Fegan Floop, Carmen and Juni Cortez must criss-cross the globe in a quest to save their parents
Mini espías 2 la isla de los sueños perdidos( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen and Juni Cortez are back. Now they are full-fledged SPYkid operatives with the OSS. Together they embark on a mission to a mysterious island to retrieve a valuable device, which in the wrong hands could jeopardize the world!
Robert Rodriguez's Planet terror( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Texas, a gang, lead by Abby, a black market dealer, faces a group of renegade militants lead by Captain Muldoon in an abandoned military base. During their shootout, Abby shoots at a biological weapon, releasing an experimental highly-contagious gas that turns humans to flesh-eating zombies. In the local hospital, Dr. Block sees an epidemic that affecting many patients with the same nasty symptoms. When the outbreak affects most of the local population, a group of people with immunity, lead by Wray; Sheriff Hague; Cherry, a stripper; and Dr. Dakota, fight to survive and become the last hope to save the world
Angels sing( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Michael Walker was a child, he wished that Christmas was every day. Then one day a heartbreaking accident trampled his Christmas spirit. Thirty years goes by and he still can't bring himself to feel any joy at the holidays, even though his wife and parents try their best. When his own son faces a tragedy, he realizes he needs to make a change and get over the past. A mystery man by the name of Nick gives Michael a special gift and inspires him to find the happiness that was lost
Predator triple feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Predators: Royce is a mercenary who reluctantly leads a group of elite warriors mysteriously brought together on a jungle planet. But when these cold-blooded human 'predators' find themselves in all-out war against a new breed of alien Predators, it's the ultimate showdown between hunter and prey
Spy kids Spy kids 2, the Island of Lost Dreams ; Spy kids 3, game over( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action sequences and peril, brief rude humor
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Alternative Names
Elizabeth Avellan actrice américaine

Elizabeth Avellán actriz estadounidense

Elizabeth Avellán Amerikaans actrice

Elizabeth Avellán attrice statunitense

Elizabeth Avellan US-amerikanische Filmproduzentin

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