100 Greatest Superhero Films of All Time

Superhero films are a relative newcomer to the entertainment world. 80% of the films on this list were released in the 21st Century — by far the most recent-heavy list on the site. But the genre has already created some of Hollywood’s most indelible classics. I anticipate this list changing a lot as I update it every year.

51 Deadpool 2 (2018) dir. David Leitch
52 The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) dir. Marc Webb
53 Sky High (2005) dir. Mike Mitchell
54 Chronicle (2012) dir. Josh Trank
55 Captain Marvel (2019) dir. Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck
56 The Incredible Hulk (2008) dir. Louis Leterrier
57 Dredd (2012) dir. Pete Travis
58 Iron Man 2 (2010) dir. Jon Favreau
59 Batman: The Movie (1966) dir. Leslie H. Martinson
60 Mystery Men (1999) dir. Kinka Usher
61 Batman Forever (1995) dir. Joel Schumacher
62 Man of Steel (2013) dir. Zack Snyder
63 Blade (1998) dir. Stephen Norrington
64 Thor: The Dark World (2013) dir. Alan Taylor
65 The Wolverine (2013) dir. James Mangold
66 Teen Titans Go! to the Movies (2018) dir. Aaron Horvath, Peter Rida Michail
67 Justice League (2017) dir. Zack Snyder
68 Constantine (2005) dir. Francis Lawrence
69 Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010) dir. Brandon Vietti
70 Super (2010) dir. James Gunn
71 The Punisher (2004) dir. Jonathan Hensleigh
72 Spider-Man 3 (2007) dir. Sam Raimi
73 The LEGO Movie (2014) dir. Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
74 The Mask (1994) dir. Chuck Russell
75 Punisher: War Zone (2008) dir. Lexi Alexander
76 Kick-Ass (2010) dir. Matthew Vaughn
77 Captain Underpants (2017) dir. David Soren
78 X-Men: The Last Stand (2006) dir. Brett Ratner
79 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990) dir. Steve Barron
80 Flash Gordon (1980) dir. Mike Hodges
81 X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) dir. Bryan Singer
82 Justice League Dark (2017) dir. Jay Oliva
83 Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengance (2013) dir. Neveldine/Taylor
84 Aquaman (2018) dir. James Wan
85 Megamind (2010) dir. Tom McGrath
86 Orgazmo (1997) dir. Trey Parker
87 The Phantom (1996) dir. Simon Wincer
88 The Powerpuff Girls Movie (2002) dir. Craig McCracken
89 Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) dir. Zack Snyder
90 Hancock (2008) dir. Peter Berg
91 Power Rangers (2017) dir. Dean Israelite
92 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014) dir. Marc Webb
93 Spawn (1997) dir. Mark A.Z. Dippé
94 Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog (2008) dir. Joss Whedon
95 Wanted (2008) dir. Timur Bekmambetov
96 Suicide Squad (2016) dir. David Ayer
97 Daredevil (2003) dir. Mark Steven Johnson
98 RoboCop (1987) dir. Paul Verhoeven
99 Swamp Thing (1982) dir. Wes Craven
100 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) dir. Jonathan Liebesman