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Avellán, Elizabeth

Overview
Works: 70 works in 358 publications in 9 languages and 17,601 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Film noir  Fantasy films  Crime films  Horror films 
Roles: Producer, Commentator, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Avellán
Spy kids by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

51 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their international spy parents are kidnapped by children's television program host Fegan Floop, Carmen and Juni Cortez must criss-cross the globe in a quest to save their parents
Spy kids 2 : island of lost dreams by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The coolest spy kids anywhere are back for a huge new adventure! Carmen and Juni are on a mission to recover a device that threatens the entire world. They enlist the skills of Mom and Dad, and even their spy grandparents, in a thrilling show of family teamwork! With even more cool gadgets, imaginative creatures, and awesome special effects, it's a nonstop high-tech adventure for everyone!
Frank Miller's Sin City by Frank Miller( Visual )

40 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four tales of crime in "Sin City" where it is infested with criminals, crooked cops and sexy dames - where some are searching for vengeance, some for redemption, and other are searching for both. The Man is a muscular brute who's looking for the person responsible for the death of his beloved Goldie. Another man is fed up with Sin City's corrupt law enforcement and decides to take the law into his own hands after a horrible mistake. A cop risks his life to protect a girl from a deformed pedophile. A hitman is looking to make a little cash
Once upon a time in Mexico by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,478 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 )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Toe Thompson is the designated punching bag for the bullies of the suburban community of Black Falls, where his and everyone else's parents work for Black Box Industries, makers of the do-it-all gadget that's sweeping the nation. But during a freak storm, a mysterious Rainbow Rock, which grants wishes to anyone who finds it, falls from the sky. Suddenly, the neighbourhood that Toe already thinks is weird is about to get a lot weirder. As the Rainbow Rock ricochets around the town, from kid to kid and parent to parent, wishes come true quickly and turn the neighbourhood upside down in a wild rampage of everything from tiny aliens to giant boogers. The magical fantasy adventure "Shorts" is told through a series of interwoven not-so-tall tales that each brings to life the sometimes wonderful, often terrible, and totally out-of-control wishes that become far more than Toe and his neighbours ever imagined
Predators by Nimród Antal( Visual )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Machete by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,014 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 adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy's imaginary superhero friends come to life and join him on a series of adventures
Spy kids 3 : game over by Robert Rodriguez( Visual )

30 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secret agents Juni and Carmen set out on their most mind-blowing mission yet: to venture inside the virtual reality of a 3-D video game. The game contains awe-inspiring graphics and creatures that come dangerously close to real life. As they face escalating challenges, the Spy Kids must rely on humor, high-tech gadgets and the bonds of family in order to stop a power-hungry villain who is set on controlling the youth of the world
Spy kids 3-D game over( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secret agents Juni and Carmen set out on their most mind-blowing mission yet: to venture inside the virtual reality of a 3-D video game. The game contains awe-inspiring graphics and creatures that come dangerously close to real life. As they face escalating challenges, the Spy Kids must rely on humor, high-tech gadgets and the bonds of family in order to stop a power-hungry villain who is set on controlling the youth of the world
Death proof by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stuntman Mike is a former Hollywood stunt race car driver who targets and kills women with his 'death-proof' stunt car. Mike surfaces in Austin and targets a group of women. Then Mike surfaces in Tennessee where he randomly picks another another group of women to stalk. All of them work in the motion picture business. However, the second set of girls proves more though to get, and because of a combination of bad luck and Mike's carelessness, the girls decide to turn the tables on their tormentor for revenge of their own
Planet terror by Rose McGowan( Visual )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small town sheriff's department has to deal with an outbreak of murderous, infected people called "sickos." Cherry Darling meets up again with her old lover, El Wray, just as their Texas town is being overrun by "sickos" with festering sores turning them into zombies. Cherry has El Wray's jacket, which she took with her when she left and he keeps trying to explain how he looked for it for two weeks and she keeps interrupting his story. Gun-legged Cherry and one-man wrecking crew El Wray try to save the world from a horde of flesh-eating zombies
The faculty by Josh Hartnett( Visual )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 470 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 432 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!
Frank Miller's Sin City( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A collection of interweaving stories all based in the corrupt, crime infested hell-hole that is Basin City. Heavily influenced by film-noir, the main storylines concern a hulking brute called Marv (Mickey Rourke), who is seeking the murderer of a beautiful woman who was killed while asleep in bed with him; an ex-photographer called Dwight (Clive Owen) who accidentally kills a hero cop and has to cover it up; and a soon-to-be-retiring policeman called Hartigan (Bruce Willis) who is incarcerated for a crime he didn't commit"--Internet movie database (viewed June 2, 2006)
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 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spy kids 3: Secret agents Juni and Carmen set out on their most mind-blowing mission yet: to venture inside the virtual reality of a living video game. The game contains awe-inspiring graphics and creatures that come dangerously close to real life. As they face escalating challenges, the Spy Kids must rely on humor, high-tech gadgets and the bonds of family in order to stop a power-hungry villain who is set on controlling the youth of the world
Spy kids : spy kids 2 the island of lost dreams( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their international spy parents are kidnapped by children's television program host Fegan Floop, Carmen and Juni Cortez must criss-cross the globe in a quest to save their parents
Spy kids ; Spy kids 2 : the island of lost dreams ; Spy kids 3 : game over( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 80 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
Grindhouse( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planet terror: A small town sheriff's department has to deal with an outbreak of murderous, infected people called "sickos." Cherry Darling meets up again with her old lover, El Wray, just as their Texas town is being overrun by "sickos" with festering sores turning them into zombies. The gun-legged Cherry and one-man wrecking crew El Wray try to save the world from the horde of flesh-eating zombies
Predator triple feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 28 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
 
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Shorts : the adventures of the wishing rock
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Elizabeth Avellan actrice américaine

Elizabeth Avellán actriz estadounidense

Elizabeth Avellán Amerikaans actrice

Elizabeth Avellán attrice statunitense

Elizabeth Avellan US-amerikanische Filmproduzentin

Ελίζαμπεθ Αβελάν

Авеллан, Элизабет

Էլիզաբեթ Ավելլան

אליזבת אוולאן שחקנית אמריקאית

الیزابت آوه‌یان تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر آمریکایی

ராபர்ட் ரோட்ரிகஸ்

엘리자베스 아벨란

エリザベス・アヴェラン

伊丽莎白·阿维兰

伊莉莎白·艾福朗

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