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Raimi, Sam

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Spider-Man( Visual )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 3,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being bitten by a radioactive spider on a school field trip, Peter Parker finds himself gaining spider-like qualities. Adopting the name Spider-Man, Peter first uses his new skills to make money, but when the Green Goblin, another altered super-human, kills Peter's uncle, he swears to use his "spider-skills" to fight evil. Along the way he has to juggle a new job as a local reporter, and a budding romance with a beautiful former-classmate, MJ
Spider-Man 3 by Sam Raimi( Visual )

136 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 3,003 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
Oz the great and powerful by James Franco( Visual )

46 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Disney's fantastical adventure Oz The Great And Powerful, from the director of the Spider-Man trilogy, follows Oscar Diggs (James Franco), a small-time circus magician with dubious ethics. When Diggs is hurled away to the vibrant Land of Oz, he thinks he's hit the jackpot--until he meets three witches (Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz and Michelle Williams), who aren't convinced he's the great wizard everyone's expecting. Reluctantly drawn into epic problems facing Oz and its inhabitants, Oscar must find out who is good and who is evil before it's too late. Putting his magical arts to use through illusion, ingenuity--and even some wizardry--Oscar transforms himself into the great Wizard and a better man as well"--Container
Spider-Man 2 by Sam Raimi( Visual )

156 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in 11 languages and held by 1,896 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. Meanwhile, Mary Jane is more skeptical than ever of Peter's intentions and his idol, the renowned scientist Otto Octavius, becomes Peter's latest nemesis after a failed fusion experiment
Spider-man 2( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,827 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
For love of the game by MOKAKIT( Visual )

32 editions published between 1999 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Legendary Detroit Tigers pitcher Billy Chapel (Kevin Costner) has always been better at baseball than at love. Just ask Jane (Kelly Preston), his on-again, off-again girlfriend. At the end of a disappointing season, just before what may be the last professional game of his life, Jane tells Billy she's leaving him. Now with his career and his love life in the balance, Billy battles against his physical and emotional limits as he plays the game of his life. And now with every pitch, Billy comes closer to making the most important decision of his life. The suspense doesn't end until the last ball is thrown in this heartwarming drama about love, life and the perfect game."--Container
The gift by Sam Raimi( Visual )

55 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman with extrasensory perception is asked to help find a young woman who has disappeared
Don't breathe by Fede Alvarez( Visual )

11 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and French and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to walk away with a massive fortune, a trio of thieves break into the house of a blind man who isn't as helpless as he seems
The quick and the dead by Sam Raimi( Visual )

61 editions published between 1995 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This reinvention of the American Western is a wild, sexy shoot-out studded with action, suspense and offbeat humor
The grudge by Sam Raimi( Visual )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karen is an American nurse in Tokyo who encounters a vengeful spirit that possesses its victims, claims their souls and then seeks new prey
The evil dead by Sam Raimi( Visual )

37 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil dead lie in wait for the one ancient incantation that will give them license to protect the living. Five vacationing college students unwittingly resurrect these demons. One by one the students are transformed into monsters whose own thirst for revenge becomes insatiable
A simple plan by Bill Paxton( Visual )

52 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Hank, Jacob and Lou find $4.4 million inside a crashed planein a nature preserve, they quickly come up with the plan to keep the money safe until the plane has been found by others and the dust has settled. But Jacob, Hank's brother, and Lou, a friend, do not behave the way hey decided to. Lou, constantly in financial debt, wants his share soon and Jacob wishes to renovate their parents' farm. The trusty atmosphere between the unequal partners dissolves slowly, and intrigues are spun. Also, accidents start happening and when an FBI agent comes into town, looking for a crashed plane, Hank and his partners get into very deep water
Drag me to Hell by Sam Raimi( Visual )

42 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christine Brown (Lohman) is an ambitious L.A. loan officer. She is on a desperate quest to break an evil curse. Professor Clay Dalton (Long) is her charming boyfriend. Life is good until the mysterious Mrs. Ganush (Raver) arrives at the bank to beg for an extension on her home loan. Christine denies the extension to impress her boss and get a leg-up on a promotion, shaming Mrs. Ganush and dispossessing her of her home. Christine then finds herself the target of a supernatural curse, which turns her life into a living hell
Poltergeist( Visual )

11 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic tale about a family whose suburban home is haunted by evil forces. When the terrifying apparitions escalate their attacks and hold the youngest daughter captive, the family must come together to rescue her before she disappears forever
Evil dead II by Sam Raimi( Visual )

65 editions published between 1987 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sole survivor of the evil dead returns to the same cabin in the woods and again unleashes the forces of the dead
30 days of night by David Slade( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Barrow, Alaska: northernmost town in the U.S. Isolated in 80 miles of roadless wilderness, cut off every winter for 30 days of night." So says the opening screen. More importantly, the population dwindles from over 500 to 150 souls willing to brave the cold and the seemingly endless night. Charged with protecting the town during its nocturnal period, Sheriff Eben is a man trying to reconnect with his estranged wife Stella, who misses the last plane out before nightfall. As they deal with being thrust together again, a rash of crimes--including the killing of a number of dogs and the destruction of a helicopter--breaks out over the tiny town. As Eben and Stella attempt to solve these crimes, powerful strangers walk into town, seemingly superhuman and with a thirst for blood. The few remaining townsfolk must try to survive the 30 Days of Night
The Hudsucker proxy by Joel Coen( Visual )

33 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Waring Hudsucker, head of a successful company commits suicide, the board of directors has a plan to make a lot of money, so they decide to appoint a moron to run the company. Mailroom clerk Norville Barnes is exactly what Hudsucker is looking for to be president. They hope that as soon as the stock falls low enough, the director and his friends will buy them up cheaply, take over the company and they will be successful again. However, a tough reporter is suspicious and decides to investigate Hudsucker
The possession by Gwyneth Paltro( Visual )

15 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on a true story, The Possession is the terrifying account of how one family must unite in order to survive the wrath of an unspeakable evil. Clyde and Stephanie Brenek see little cause for concern when their youngest daughter Em becomes oddly obsessed with an antique wooden box she purchaased at a yard sale. But as Em's behavior becomes increasingly erratic, the couple fears the presence of a malevolent force in their midst, only to discover that the box was built to dontain a dibbuk, a dislocated spirit that inhabits and ultimately devours its human host"--Container
The messengers( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A troubled family moves into an old farmhouse where a triple homicide has occured. Only Ben, the little toddler of the family, can see the supernatural prescences in the house, and he appears more delighted with them than afraid. When his teenage sister, Jess, also starts encountering unusual occurences - this time of an apparantly non-benevolent nature - she also begins noticing Ben's unusual behavior as well and realizes that he too is experiencing something out of the ordinary. The hardest part for Jess is getting anybody else to take her seriously
Army of darkness( Visual )

57 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back to do battle with the hideous "Deadites", Bruce Campbell reprises his role from the Evil Dead series. Demonic forces time-warp him into England's Dark Ages, where he romances a beauty and faces legions of undead beasts
 
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Abrams, Celia

Abrams, Celia 1959-

Master Cylinder 1959-

Raimi, Sam

Raimi, Sam, 1959-

Raimi, Samuel M.

Raimi, Samuel M. 1959-

Raimi, Samuel Marshall

Raimi, Samuel Marshall 1959-

Sam Raimi American film director, producer, writer and actor

Sam Raimi americký režisér, scenárista a herec

Sam Raimi Amerikaans acteur

Sam Raimi amerykański reżyser, scenarzysta, producent i aktor

Sam Raimi pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Sam Raimi réalisateur, producteur et scénariste américain

Sam Raimi regista, produttore cinematografico e sceneggiatore statunitense

Sam Raimi US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Schauspieler

Sandstorm, R. O. C.

Sandstorm, R. O. C. 1959-

Sandstorm, Roc

Sandstorm, Roc 1959-

Sems Reimi

Smithee, Alan 1959-

Сем Реймі

Сэм Рэйми кинорежиссёр США

Сәм Рәйми

Սեմ Ռեյմի

סם ריימי שחקן אמריקאי

רימי, סאם

سام رايمي

سام ریمی تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

سم ریمی

سیم ریمی

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სემ რეიმი

레이미, 샘 1959-

샘 레이미 미국의 영화 감독

サム・ライミ

ライミ, サム

山姆·雷米

森·溫美

森溫美

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