WorldCat Identities

Arad, Avi

Overview
Works: 158 works in 698 publications in 8 languages and 35,763 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Superhero films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film sequels  Vampire films  Animated films 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Author, Director, Scenarist, Musician, 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 )

79 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 5,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Parker is finally happy: he is doing well at the school, girlfriend MJ Watson loves him, and the whole city loves Spider-Man, finally bestowing upon him the praise he so rightly deserves. But peace may not be possible for a superhero. Harry Osborn has taken up his late father's mantle--becoming The New Goblin, bent on revenge. Uncle Ben's real killer, Flint Marko, has been transformed into the Sandman. An alien symbiote has attached itself to the Spider suit, turning it black, enhancing its powers, and warping Peter's personality. When Peter finally overcomes the contaminated suit, it infects rival Bugle photographer Eddie Brock, who becomes villain Venom. In this battle, Peter must conquer his personal darkness as well as Spider-Mans foes, free the compassionate hero within, and trade teenage self-absorption for adulthood
Fantastic 4 by Tim Story( Visual )

52 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Silver Surfer arrives on Earth, army General Hager demands that Reed Richards create a sensor to track him and find out what he's doing on Earth. The only problem is that Richards is helping Sue Storm plan their rescheduled wedding. Ben Grimm is heating up his relationship with Alicia and Johnny Storm is trying to get sponsorships and girls. Returning is Victor Von Doom, who gladly offers to assist the military in figuring out what the Silver Surfer is all about
Iron Man by Jon Favreau( Visual )

62 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy industrialist is held captive in enemy territory and escapes by building a high-tech suit made of armor. When he returns home, he decides to use his money, talents, and suit to save the world
The amazing Spider-Man by Marc Webb( Visual )

45 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,233 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
The Incredible Hulk by Louis Leterrier( Visual )

30 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in English and Italian and held by 2,212 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
Ghost Rider by Mark Steven Johnson( Visual )

29 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 2,115 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 )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 2,036 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 )

27 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final battle of the X-men. After a "cure" is discovered. mutants can choose to retain their superhuman abilities of give the up and become "normal". The mutant leaders clash and the battle lines are drawn for the war to end all wars
The amazing spider-man 2 by Andrew Garfield( Visual )

24 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider-Man's conflict has been within himself: the struggle between Peter Parker and the responsibilities of Spider-Man. But Peter Parker, finds that his greatest battle is about to begin. It's great to be Spider-Man, but being Spider-Man comes at a price: only Spider-Man can protect his fellow New Yorkers from the formidable villains that threaten the city. Peter must confront a foe far more powerful than he. Peter comes to realize that all of his enemies have one thing in common: Oscorp
Daredevil by Mark Steven Johnson( Visual )

35 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By day, blind attorney Matt Murdock 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 )

11 editions published in 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A human-cyborg hybrid leads an elite task force devoted to stopping the most dangerous criminals and extremists
Elektra by Richard Strauss( Visual )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,171 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
The Punisher by Jonathan Hensleigh( Visual )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,112 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 David S Goyer( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 927 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( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For as long as they can remember, Yasmin, Jade, Sasha and Cloe have been best friends forever. Inseparable since they first met, the girls have always supported each other's individuality. But now as the foursome enter Carry Nation High, the four face a brand new world: a blackboard jungle, where for the first time they discover life as a teenager means dealing with a system of social cliques, all strictly enforced by senior Meredith Baxter Dimly. Finding themselves being pulled further and further apart, the girls band together and rise up as "the Bratz" to fight peer pressure, in turn learning how true empowerment means standing up for your friends, being true to yourself and living out one's dreams and aspirations
X2 : X-men united by Patrick Stewart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 681 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 )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Danish and held by 655 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 348 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 )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 346 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 194 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

אבי ארד מפיק ישראלי-אמריקאי

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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