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Avellán, Elizabeth

Overview
Works: 59 works in 241 publications in 7 languages and 15,645 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Exploitation films  Science fiction films  Zombie films  Horror films  Action and adventure films  Video games 
Roles: Producer, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Avellán
Spy kids 2 island of lost dreams ( Visual )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,969 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!
Frank Miller's Sin City by Frank Miller ( Visual )
32 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to Sin City, the town that beckons to the tough, the corrupt, and the brokenhearted. A universe of unlikely and reluctant heroes still try to do the right thing in a city that refuses to care. 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 others 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. All based on the Graphic Novels by Frank Miller
Spy kids by Robert Rodriguez ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,440 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
Once upon a time in Mexico by Robert Rodriguez ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The saga of El Mariachi contunues 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
Spy kids all the time in the world ( Visual )
15 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marissa Cortez-Wilson is happily married to reality TV star Wilbur Wilson, and is stepmother to his two children, Cecil and Rebecca, along with their newborn baby. What her family doesn't know is that Marissa is a retired secret agent, and when The Timekeeper--a dastardly villain threatening Armageddon--strikes, Marissa is called back into action. With the fate of all mankind at stake, Marissa is forced to seek the help of her stepchildren, and, with the help of ex-Spy Kids Juni and Carmen Cortez, defeat the Timekeeper before the world literally runs out of time
Shorts the adventures of the wishing rock by Robert Rodriguez ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,062 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
Spy kids 3-D game over ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,024 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
Predators by Nimród Antal ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 986 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 )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 930 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 hitmen, 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
Spy kids 3 game over ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this continuation of the Spy Kids saga, Juni Cortez has now retired from being a spy and is trying to live a normal life, while Carmen is still with OSS. When his sister Carmen is trapped inside a groundbreaking new video game, the only way to free her is to enter the game's virtual world and make it to the highest level. Juni goes in to rescue her, and together, the Spy Kids battle through tougher and tougher levels of the game, overcoming challenges with the help of other trapped players. They successfully shut down the game, but some of the games creatures escape into the real world. A power hungry villain called the Toymaker designed the game, and the whole family must unite to dispatch him
Death proof by Quentin Tarantino ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 765 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 )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 660 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 )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Students at Herrington High make a chilling discovery-- the teachers really are aliens, bent on world domination
From dusk till dawn by Robert Rodriguez ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 419 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!
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 151 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
Spy kids spy kids 2 the island of lost dreams ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 138 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
The adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 110 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 4 all the time in the world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marissa Cortez Wilson has it all: married to a famous spy-hunting television reporter, with a new baby and intelligent twin step kids, Rebecca and Cecil. When maniacal Timekeeper disrupts her domestic bliss, threatening to take over the planet, Marissa comes out of retirement as a top secret agent. With Armageddon quickly approaching, Rebecca and Cecil are thrust into action!
Mini espías 2 la isla de los sueños perdidos ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 56 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!
Mini espías 3 Spy Kids 3-D game over ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 50 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
 
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Spanish (43)
German (3)
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