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Sargent, Alvin

Overview
Works: 195 works in 567 publications in 10 languages and 17,840 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations  Historical films  Musical films  Biographical films  Adventure stories  Biography 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Alvin Sargent
Publications by Alvin Sargent
Most widely held works by Alvin Sargent
Spider-man 2 by Sam Raimi( visu )
32 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,674 libraries worldwide
Peter Parker, aka Spider-Man, is desperately trying to balance his dual identities. Relationships with all those he holds dear are unraveling, and he encounters a new foe, Doctor Octopus
Ordinary people by Robert Redford( visu )
39 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,529 libraries worldwide
The "ordinary" existence of an upper middle class family is shattered with the death of the older son and the struggle of the younger son against guilt and suicide
Spider-Man 3 by Sam Raimi( visu )
40 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,476 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
The amazing Spider-Man by Marc Webb( visu )
30 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,940 libraries worldwide
Peter Parker, un adolecent marginal, passe ses journées à essayer de résoudre le mystère de son passé et conquérir le coeur de sa bien-aimée au lycée, Gwen Stacy. En retrouvant une mystérieuse mallette ayant appartenu à son père disparu, Peter commence une enquête qui le conduit chez le Dr Connors, ancien associé de son père. Il y découvrira un terrible secret, qui l'amènera à endosser l'identité de "Spider-Man" et à confronter le Lézard, l'alter ego diabolique de Connors... [Source : d'après la jaquette]
Unfaithful by Adrian Lyne( visu )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 1,464 libraries worldwide
A suburban New York housewife has a chance encounter with a sexy stranger and it erupts into a full-blown affair, passion becomes obsession, and the true price of betrayal takes a shattering toll
What about Bob? by Frank Oz( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and German and held by 1,163 libraries worldwide
Bob Wiley, a troubled but lovable therapy patient, seeks help from noted psychiatrist Dr. Leo Marvin. When the doctor leaves town to go on a quiet family vacation, Bob, afraid of being alone, follows--showing up unexpectedly at the therapist's lakeside retreat. Bob becomes the houseguest that just won't leave
Paper moon by Peter Bogdanovich( visu )
17 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 901 libraries worldwide
A smooth-talking con man and a nine-year-old orphan are up to tricks in depression-era Kansas
Other people's money by Norman Jewison( visu )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 567 libraries worldwide
Lawrence "Larry the Liquidator" Garfield has never met a donut he didn't like or a debt-free corporation he didn't want to devour. Yet he may want to think again about new England Wire & Cable. That 81-year-old company's ramrod-straight patriarch has been a fighter all his life, and to arm against a takeover, he's hired an attorney whose high style and high-stakes cunning rival Larry's
Anywhere but here by Wayne Wang( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 498 libraries worldwide
"Adele is a flashy, flirtatious dreamer. Her daughter Ann is a quiet, no-nonsense realist. On the surface, they're like oil and water, but deep down, they are two of a kind."--Container
Spider-Man 3 : Spider-Man's new suit by N. T Raymond( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
"Spider-Man feels powerful in his new black suit. He's faster, stronger, bolder. But soon he realizes the suit has a life all its own. Will he be able to shed his evil skin or will the black suit take control?"--P. [4] of cover
Spider-man 2 by Peter David( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Struggling to balance his life as a college student, Daily Bugle photographer, and crime-fighting super-hero, Peter Parker is ready to give up the burden of being Spider-Man, until the evil Doc Ock threatens the Big Apple
The Daily Bugle stories by Jacob Ben Gunter( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Spider-Man ... hero or menace? This collection of stories from the Daily Bugle lets you decide. While the editorial staff blasts headlines about a "wall-crawling glory hound," other articles and letters to the editor give Spider-Man credit for some amazing rescues. You will also get the lowdown on rampaging lunatic, Doc Ock. Is he in league with Spider-Man? Gossip columns, advice columns--it's all here in the Daily Bugle--everything you need to know about Spider-Man and his friends. So what are you waiting for? Read it now!
Spider-Man 3 : the New Goblin by Danny Fingeroth( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Sure that his best friend Peter Parker, as Spider-Man, killed his father, Harry Osborn is driven by anger and pain to adopt his father's villainous legacy. He's the New Goblin and he's out for revenge!
Spider-Man by Sam Raimi( visu )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and German and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Peter Parker seems to be your average college student, but he just can't seem to catch any kind of a break. As far as his personal life is concerned, being Spider-man has brought him nothing but problems. Not only that, Mary Jane is engaged to astronaut John Jameson, and Peter is affraid that he may lose her forever. Pushed past his breaking point, Peter decides that he doesn't want to be Spider-man anymore. But a freak accident to Dr. Otto Octavius transforms him into Dr. Octopus, a super-villian with four metal tentacles coming out of him. Peter realizes that only Spider-man can stop him. Mary Jane gets caught in the middle. Harry Osborn is still wanting Peter dead and continues to blame him for the death of his father, Norman Osborn (a.k.a. The Green Goblin). Spider-man will have to push himself past his limits if he's going to survive
Dominick and Eugene ( visu )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and German and held by 173 libraries worldwide
This is the story of twin brothers who share a special bond. Eugene is a medical student and Dominick, brain damaged by a childhood accident, is a garbage collector whose earnings are putting Eugene through school. Now Eugene has received an assignment at Stanford, and Dominick sets out to perform an act of courage that could change their lives forever
Julia by Fred Zinnemann( visu )
13 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 164 libraries worldwide
A woman is briefly involved in the 1930's struggle against Fascism when she agrees to smuggle money to an old friend
Sterile cuckoo by Alan J Pakula( visu )
4 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
A relentlessly kooky coed and falls in love with a reserved young college student. She actively pursues the shy boyish-man and helps him through the tough first months in school. They both benefit from the relationship; he gains self-confidence and she's now able to come to grips with her unhappy home life
Straight time ( visu )
4 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
A paroled burglar tries to get a job and keep on the straight-and-narrow. His hard-core parole officer has different ideas and sends him back to jail. When he gets out again, he goes after the parole officer, steals his car, and returns to crime
Walk the line by James Mangold( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
A southern sheriff, intending to bring a man in for moonshining, instead falls for his young daughter and makes sure the feds don't arrest the man. With a deputy's murder and his marriage over, will the sheriff still get his girl?
Spider-Man 3 : a novalization by Peter David( Book )
11 editions published in 2007 in 4 languages and held by 114 libraries worldwide
A novel based on the 2007 movie "Spider-Man 3" in which Peter Parker's life takes a downward turn when he receives the mysterious gift of a black Spidey suit
 
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サージェント, アルヴィン
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English (222)
German (14)
French (9)
Italian (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Danish (2)
Spanish (2)
Chinese (1)
Japanese (1)
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