WorldCat Identities

Arad, Avi

Overview
Works: 152 works in 622 publications in 7 languages and 35,138 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Superhero films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Vampire films  Animated films  Film sequels 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Author, Director, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Avi Arad
Spider-man 2 by Sam Raimi( Visual )

71 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 5,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Parker, a.k.a. Spider-Man, is desperately trying to balance his dual identities. He can't keep up at college, pay his rent, or seem to make amends with his estranged best friend Harry and his beloved Mary Jane is more skeptical than ever. Peter begins to notice that he's losing some of his powers and wonders if the cost of being a superhero isn't too high. Meanwhile Peter's idol, the renowned scientist Otto Octavius, has turned into a maniacal cyborg after a failed science experiment. Peter realizes he must decide between the ordinary life he so desires and the responsibilities of retaining his secret identity to stop "Doc Ock" and save New York City from destruction
Fantastic 4 by Tim Story( Visual )

41 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 3,850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After exposure to cosmic radiation, four astronauts become the most remarkable, if not most dysfunctional, superheroes of all time. Unfortunately, the mission's sponsor has also been transformed--into the world's most lethal super-villain--setting the stage for a confrontation of epic proportions
Iron Man by Jon Favreau( Visual )

54 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,507 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. Includes additional scenes, featurettes, and more
The Incredible Hulk by Louis Leterrier( Visual )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,180 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
The amazing Spider-Man by Andrew Garfield( Visual )

36 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,158 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 colllision course with Dr. Curt Connors, his father's former partner
Ghost Rider by Mark Steven Johnson( Visual )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 2,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to save his dying father, Johnny Blaze, a young stunt cyclist, sells his soul to Mephistopheles and sadly parts from Roxanne, the girl he loves. Years later, Johnny's path crosses again with Roxanne, who is now a reporter. He also crosses paths with Mephistopheles, who offers to release Johnny's soul if Johnny becomes the fabled, fiery Ghost Rider, a supernatural agent of vengeance and justice. Mephistopheles orders Johnny to defeat the despicable Blackheart, Mephistopheles's nemesis and son, who plans to displace his father and create a new hell even more terrible than the old one
Hulk by Ang Lee( Visual )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 2,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist performs regeneration experiments on himself, and passes on the genes to his son, Bruce. Now Bruce is performing experiments that expose him to radiation and nanomeds, which combined with his unique genes, unleashes the Hulk
X-Men by Bryan Singer( Visual )

23 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,843 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
The amazing spider-man 2 by Andrew Garfield( Visual )

22 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider-Man confronts a new foe, Electro, while Peter Parker's friend Harry Osborn returns and Peter realizes that all his enemies have Oscorp in common
Daredevil by Mark Steven Johnson( Visual )

36 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By day, blind attorney Matt Mudock toils for justice in Hell's Kitchen. By night, he's Daredevil, a man without fear. He's a masked vigilante stalking the dark streets with an uncanny "radar sense" that allows him to see with superhuman capabilities. When the love of his life is targeted by New York City's ruthless Kingpin and his deadly assassin, Bullseye, Daredevil may be about to meet his match
Ghost in the shell by Rupert Sanders( Visual )

7 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals. When terrorism reaches a new level that includes the ability to hack into people's minds and control them, Major is uniquely qualified to stop it. As she prepares to face a new enemy, Major discovers that she has been lied to: her life was not saved, it was stolen
Elektra by Richard Strauss( Visual )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After recovering from seemingly mortal wounds, Elektra has severed all ties with the world. Now she is forced to make a decision in the ultimate battle between good and evil that will take her life in a new direction, or destroy her
The Punisher by Jonathan Hensleigh( Visual )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Punisher walks through the same world we all know, a world darkened by war, by crime, by cruelty, and by injustice. He has no superpowers to battle the evil he sees all around him. He only has his fierce intelligence, his years of combat experience and, above all, his ironclad determination to avenge those wronged by society's villains, including those who killed his family
Blade by Stephen Norrington( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wesley Snipes stars as the tortured soul Blade -- half man, half immortal. Blade sharpens his lethal skills under the guidance of Whistler (Kris Kristofferson), his mentor, guardian, and fellow hunter of the night. When the bloodthirsty Immortals' lord, Deacon Frost (Stephen Dorff), declares war on the human race, Blade is humanity's last hope for survival." -- Container
Bratz by Eduardo Bratz( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Bratz girls become students at the Carry Nation High School, they find that social cliques a and the controlling school president, Meredith are determined to tear them apart
X2 : X-men united by Patrick Stewart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 678 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
The invincible Iron Man( Visual )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Danish and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invincible Iron Man: While raising the ruins of a long-buried Chinese kingdom, billionaire inventor Tony Stark digs up far more than he bargained for. Planet Hulk: Exiled into outer space, the Incredible Hulk lands on the planet Sakaar, which is ruled by the tyrannical Red King. After being sold into slavery, the Hulk becomes the planet's mightiest gladiator
Cody the robosapien( Visual )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an evil industrialist plots to turn Robosapien -- invented to revolutionize global search-and-rescue missions -- into a weapon, the badly damaged techno-wonder is rescued and renamed Cody by a shy young science whiz
Doctor Strange by Frank Paur( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Stephen Strange embarks on a wondrous journey to the heights of a Tibetan mountain, where he seeks healing at the feet of the mysterious Ancient One. But before his wounds can mend, Strange must first let go of his painful past and awaken a gift granted to very few: the gift of magic. Empowered as the new Sorcerer Supreme, he now tests his limits, rising up against monsters that push at the gates, facing the most terrifying entity humankind has ever known
Pac-Man and the ghostly adventures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to learn the secret location of the Repository, Betrayus and Dr. Buttocks hatch a diabolical scheme that catches all of PacWorld off guard. What ensues is a wild and wacky race against Pac and pals to see who gets to the Repository first!
 
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Alternative Names
ʾArad ʾAbiy 1948-....

Avi Arad Amerikaans filmproducent

Avi Arad amerikanischer Filmproduzent und Geschäftsführer von Marvel Comics

Avi Arad produttore cinematografico israeliano

Avi Arads

Ави Арад

Аві Арад

Ավի Արադ

אבי ארד

ארד אבי 1969-....

افي اراد

آوی آراد

아비 아라드

アヴィ・アラッド

阿維·阿拉德

艾维·亚拉

艾維·阿拉德

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