WorldCat Identities

Arad, Avi

Overview
Works: 140 works in 577 publications in 7 languages and 33,493 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Superhero films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Animated films  Vampire films  Juvenile works 
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 )

70 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 5,691 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 )

40 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 3,837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After exposure to cosmic radiation, four astronauts become the most remarkable, if dysfunctional, superheroes of all time
Iron Man by Jon Favreau( Visual )

48 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy industrialist visiting Afghanistan 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
The amazing Spider-Man by Andrew Garfield( Visual )

35 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenage social outcast Peter spends his days trying to unravel the mystery of his own past and win the heart of his high school crush, Gwen Stacy. A mysterious briefcase belonging to his father, who abandoned him when he was a child, leads Peter to his dad's former partner, Dr. Connors. The discovery of his father's secret will ultimately shape his destiny of becoming "Spider-Man" and bring him face to face with Connors' villainous alter ego, the Lizard.--Container
The Incredible Hulk by Avi Arad( Visual )

22 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 2,135 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 )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 2,089 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 )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 2,010 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 Stan Lee( Visual )

26 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,831 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 )

17 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spider-man krijgt het zwaar te verduren door de dreiging van zowel de machtige Oscorp-organisatie als van de kwaadaardige Electro
Daredevil by Mark Steven Johnson( Visual )

33 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being blinded by a radioactive chemical accident, Matt Murdock discovers that all his other senses have been heightened to inhuman levels
Elektra by Richard Strauss( Visual )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,132 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 )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,049 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 903 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

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
X2 : X-men united by Patrick Stewart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 672 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 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While raising the ruins of a long-buried Chinese kingdom, billionaire inventor Tony Stark digs up far more than he bargained for. He unleashes an age-old prophecy that foretells the resurrection of the Mandarin, the emperor of China's darkest and most violent dynasty. In order to confront destructive forces, Tony creates an armored suit infused with high-tech weaponry
Cody the robosapien( Visual )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 334 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 Patrick Archibald( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Steve 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. Before his wounds can mend, he must first let go of his painful past and awaken a gift granted to few - the gift of magic. Empowered as the new Sorcerer Supreme, Dr. Strange 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 195 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!
X-men trilogy( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the public becomes aware of genetic mutants with special powers and prejudice grow against them, Professor Xavier brings them together to harness their powers for the good of mankind and to combat the evil Magneto; When a military leader hatches a plan to eradicate mutants, the X-men form an alliance with their old enemy Magneto to try and stop him; When science announces a cure for mutant powers, Magneto his Brotherhood of Evil Mutants resist the idea that they need to be cured, and try to destroy the human race
 
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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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