All Batman Movies, Ranked from Best to Worst Films
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All Batman Movies, Ranked from Best to Worst

List Criteria: Movies that star Batman

After the release of The Dark Knight Rises, Christopher Nolan has released the reins of the current Batman franchise after making three of the greatest of the Batman films of all time. Or were they? This list of the greatest Batman films ever is here to declare which one is really the top Batman film of all time.

Batman has been one of the most popular comic book characters to make the jump to movies. The list has every adventure of the Dark Knight tallied by preference, from the Adam West all the way up to Christopher Nolan's Dark Knight trilogy with Christian Bale, including the final film, 2012's The Dark Knight Rises.

It also includes the animated Batman movies that became popular in the mid-90s.

Batman films are so iconic and popular that there's even a whole genre of Batman fan films! Many other cultures have translated Batman films into their own languages too –Urutan film Batman is a popular international film.  FYI there's another list on Ranker of Best Batman Comics.

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  1. 1
    Up 1035
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    the people's #1
    The Dark Knight

    2008 More
    100
  2. 2
    Up 823
    Down 165
    2005 More
    93
  3. 3
    Up 882
    Down 178
    2012 More
    92
  4. 4
    Up 567
    Down 165

    most listed
    Batman

    1989 More
    91
  5. 5
    Up 426
    Down 177
    1992 More
    82
  6. 6
    Up 342
    Down 137
    1993 More
    72
  7. 7
    Up 345
    Down 160
    2010 More
    67
  8. 8
    Up 218
    Down 109
    2000 More
    65
  9. 9
    Up 223
    Down 139
    2011 More
    59
  10. 10
    Up 211
    Down 257

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Batman Forever

    1995 More
    57
  11. 11
    Up 148
    Down 122
    1998 More
    55
  12. 12
    Up 164
    Down 141
    2008 More
    51
  13. 13
    Up 135
    Down 107
    2009 More
    49
  14. 14
    Up 107
    Down 85
    1996 More
    48
  15. 15
    Up 133
    Down 108
    2010 More
    44
  16. 16
    Up 105
    Down 122
    2003 More
    44
  17. 17
    Up 132
    Down 104
    2010 More
    43
  18. 18
    Up 107
    Down 105
    2008 More
    40
  19. 19
    Up 62
    Down 30
    2012 More
    39
  20. 20
    Up 106
    Down 396

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Batman & Robin

    1997 More
    37
  21. 21
    Up 87
    Down 108
    2005 More
    35
  22. 22
    Up 47
    Down 23

    ranked low on reranks
    Batman: the Dark Knight Returns, Part 2

    34
  23. 23
    Up 14
    Down 12

    new! Batman 1966

    33
    added by: jrdale1
  24. 24
    Up 49
    Down 29
    2012 More
    33
  25. 25
    Up 28
    Down 51

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Batman: Dead End

    2003 More
    33
  26. 26
    Up 34
    Down 22

    Batman: Under the Red Hood

    31
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