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Top 10 Marvel Films

The Incredible Hulk
The Incredible Hulk (DVD - 2008 ) DVD MOVIE I and more… Available to borrow in some locations Holds: 21

Annotation:Edward Norton leads an all-star cast in this explosive, special effects-packed epic that delivers a mind-blowing final showdown that can only be summed up with one word...INCREDIBLE!

Iron Man 2
Iron Man 2 (DVD - 2010 ) DVD MOVIE I and more… Available to borrow in some locations Holds: 4

Annotation:Robert Downey Jr. returns as billionaire Tony Stark in this thrilling sequel to the worldwide blockbuster. Now that his super hero secret has been revealed, Tony's life is more intense than ever. Everyone wants in on the Iron Man technology, whether for power or profit... but for Ivan Vanko ("Whiplash"), ... it's revenge!

Iron Man
Iron Man (DVD - 2008 ) DVD MOVIE I and more… Available to borrow in some locations Holds: 6

Annotation:Suit up for action with Robert Downey Jr. in the ultimate adventure movie you've been waiting for, Iron Man!

Thor
Thor (DVD - 2011 ) DVD MOVIE T and more… Available to borrow in some locations Holds: 15

Annotation:The Mighty Thor, a powerful warrior reignites an ancient war.

Captain America
Captain America The First Avenger (DVD - 2011 ) DVD MOVIE C and more… Available to borrow in some locations Holds: 44

Annotation:Steve Rogers volunteers for a top secret project.

Spider-Man
Spider-Man (DVD - 2002 ) DVD MOVIE S and more… All copies in use Availability details Holds: 14

Annotation:SPIDER-MAN - The web-spinning superhero has a mission to save New York from his nemesis, the GreenGoblin, and to win the heart of Mary Jane, the girl next door.

Spider-man 2
Spider-man 2 (DVD - 2004 ) DVD MOVIE S and more… Available to borrow in some locations Holds: 12

Annotation:Peter Parker (Tobey Maguire) gives up his crime-fighting identity of Spider-Man in a desperate attempt to return to ordinary life and keep the love of MJ (Kirsten Dunst). But a ruthless, terrifying new villain, the multi-tentacled Doc Ock, forces Peter to swing back into action to save everything he holds ... dear.

X-men
X-men First Class (DVD - 2011 ) DVD MOVIE X and more… Available to borrow in some locations Holds: 3

Annotation:When Bryan Singer brought Marvel's X-Men to the big screen, Magneto and Professor X were elder statesmen, but Matthew Vaughn (Kick-Ass) travels back in time to present an origin story--and an alternate version of history. While Charles Xavier (Laurence Belcher) grows up privileged in New York, Erik Lehnsherr (Bill Milner) grows up underprivileged in Poland. As children, the mind-reading Charles finds a friend in the shape-shifting Raven (Jennifer Lawrence) and Erik finds an enemy in Sebastian Shaw (Kevin Bacon), an energy-absorbing Nazi scientist who treats the metal-bending lad like a lab rat. By 1962, Charles (James McAvoy) has become a swaggering genetics professor and Erik (Michael Fassbender, McAvoy's Band of Brothers costar) has become a brooding agent of revenge. CIA agent Moira (Rose Byrne) brings the two together to work for Division X. With the help of MIB (Oliver Platt) and Hank (A Single Man's Nicholas Hoult), they seek out other mutants, while fending off Shaw and Emma Frost (Mad Men's January Jones), who try to recruit them for more nefarious ends, leading to a showdown in Cuba between the United States and the Soviet Union, the good and bad mutants, and Charles and Erik, whose goals have begun to diverge. Throughout, Vaughn crisscrosses the globe, piles on the visual effects, and juices the action with a rousing score, but it's the actors who make the biggest impression as McAvoy and Fassbender prove themselves worthy successors to Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen. The movie comes alive whenever they take center stage, and dies a little when they don't. For the most part, though, Vaughn does right by playing up the James Bond parallels and acknowledging the debt to producer Bryan Singer through a couple of clever cameos

Punisher
Punisher War Zone (DVD - 2009 ) DVD MOVIE P and more… Available to borrow in some locations Holds: 9

Annotation:Waging his one-man war on the world of organized crime, ruthless vigilante-hero Frank Castle sets his sights on overeager mob boss Billy Russoti.

Blade
Blade (DVD - 2001 ) DVD MOVIE B and more… Available to borrow in some locations Holds: 12

Annotation:Wesley Snipes plays a half-mortal, half-immortal charged with riddingthe earth of a race of vampires led by Stephen Dorff in this action-packed blockbuster.

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In celebration of the release of Marvel's "The Avengers", this list consist of the top 10 Marvel Comic film adaptions.


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