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Spider-man 2

by:Raimi, Sam

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.

Editions:432  Date:2002 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for stylized action violence.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Superhero films, Superhero films, Film adaptations

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Marvel's The Avengers

by:Whedon, Joss, 1964-

When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth's Mightiest Heroes, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, The Incredible Hulk, Black Widow and Hawkeye, are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure.

Editions:141  Date:2011 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action throughout, and a mild drug reference.  Genre(s):Drama, Superhero films, Superhero films, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films

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Batman

by:Burton, Tim, 1958-

Gotham City faces two monstrous criminal menaces: the bizarre, sinister Penguin and the slinky, mysterious Catwoman. Can Batman battle two formidable foes at once? Especially when one wants to be mayor and the other is romantically attracted to Gotham's hero?

Editions:340  Date:1989 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Superhero films, Superhero films, Action and adventure films

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The Dark Knight

by:Nolan, Christopher, 1970-

"The follow-up to 'Batman Begins' ... With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batham sets out to destroy organized crime in Gotham for good. The triumvirate proves effective. But soon the three find themselves prey to a rising criminal mastermind knows as The Joker, who thrusts Gotham into anarchy and forces Batman closer to crossing the fine line between hero and vigilante ..."--Container notes.

Editions:157  Date:2005 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of violence and some menace.  Genre(s):Drama, Superhero films, Superhero films, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films

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The Incredibles

by:Bird, Brad, 1957-

"Bob and his wife Helen used to be among the world's greatest crime fighters, saving lives and battling evil on a daily basis. Fifteen years later, they have been forced to adopt civilian identities and retreat to the suburbs where they live "normal" lives with their three kids, Violet, Dash, and Jack-Jack. Itching to get back into action, Bob gets his chance when a mysterious communication summons him to a remote island for a top secret assignment. He soon discovers that it will take a super family effort to rescue the world from total destruction." -- Container.

Editions:138  Date:2003 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: PG; for action violence.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Animated films, Animated films, Superhero films

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Batman Begins

by:Nolan, Christopher, 1970-

As a boy, Bruce Wayne watched in horror as his millionaire parents were slain in front of his eyes. This trauma led him to become obsessed with revenge. After disappearing to the East where he seeks counsel with a ninja cult leader, he returns to his now decaying Gotham City. The City is now overrun by organized crime and dangerous individuals manipulating the system. The discovery of a cave under his mansion, and a prototype armoured suit leads him to take on a new persona. He becomes Batman and strikes fear into the hearts of men who do wrong. With the help of rising cop Jim Gordon, Batman sets out to take down the various criminal schemes that have been set in motion by individuals such as mafia don Falcone, the twisted doctor/drug dealer Jonathan 'The Scarecrow' Crane, and a mysterious third party that is quite familiar with Wayne and waiting to strike when the time is right.

Editions:140  Date:2001 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense action violence, disturbing images and some thematic elements.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Superhero films, Superhero films, Action and adventure films

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Iron Man

by:Favreau, Jon

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.

Editions:156  Date:2007 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for some intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence, and brief suggestive content; bonus material not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Superhero films, Superhero films, Action and adventure films

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Iron Man 2

by:Favreau, Jon

Now that the world knows billionaire inventor Tony Stark is the armored super hero Iron Man, his life has suddenly become even more intense. Everyone wants in on the Iron Man technology, whether for power or profit, but for Ivan Vanko, it's revenge. With Pepper Potts and James 'Rhodey' Rhodes at his side, Stark must once again suit up and face his most dangerous enemy yet.

Editions:126  Date:2007 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence, and some language.  Genre(s):Drama, Superhero films, Superhero films, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films

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The dark knight rises

by:Nolan, Christopher, 1970-

It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive. Assuming the blame for the death of D.A. Harvey Dent, the Dark Knight sacrificed everything for what he and Commissioner Gordon both hoped was the greater good. For a time the lie worked, as criminal activity in Gotham City was crushed under the weight of the anti-crime Dent Act.

Editions:130  Date:2008 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of violence and action, some sensuality and language.  Genre(s):Drama, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Superhero films, Superhero films

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Guardians of the Galaxy

by:Gunn, James, 1966-

Brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand-with the galaxy's fate in the balance.

Editions:69  Date:2014 - 2015  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for some language.; CHV Rating: PG; not recommended for young children, violence.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Superhero films

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