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
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    the people's #1
    The Dark Knight

    2008 More
    100
  2. 2
    Up 836
    Down 167
    2005 More
    93
  3. 3
    Up 902
    Down 183
    2012 More
    92
  4. 4
    Up 582
    Down 166

    most listed
    Batman

    1989 More
    91
  5. 5
    Up 437
    Down 181
    1992 More
    82
  6. 6
    Up 349
    Down 138
    1993 More
    71
  7. 7
    Up 353
    Down 161
    2010 More
    67
  8. 8
    Up 221
    Down 113
    2000 More
    64
  9. 9
    Up 226
    Down 141
    2011 More
    58
  10. 10
    Up 212
    Down 264

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Batman Forever

    1995 More
    57
  11. 11
    Up 153
    Down 123
    1998 More
    54
  12. 12
    Up 167
    Down 143
    2008 More
    50
  13. 13
    Up 139
    Down 109
    2009 More
    48
  14. 14
    Up 110
    Down 87
    1996 More
    47
  15. 15
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    Down 126

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman

    2003 More
    44
  16. 16
    Up 138
    Down 109
    2010 More
    44
  17. 17
    Up 135
    Down 106
    2010 More
    42
  18. 18
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    Down 106
    2008 More
    39
  19. 19
    Up 65
    Down 31
    2012 More
    39
  20. 20
    Up 110
    Down 403

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Batman & Robin

    1997 More
    37
  21. 21
    Up 89
    Down 110
    2005 More
    36
  22. 22
    Up 51
    Down 24

    Batman: the Dark Knight Returns, Part 2

    34
  23. 23
    Up 20
    Down 16

    new! Batman 1966

    33
    added by: jrdale1
  24. 24
    Up 53
    Down 30
    2012 More
    33
  25. 25
    Up 28
    Down 53

    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Batman: Dead End

    2003 More
    32
  26. 26
    Up 39
    Down 23

    Batman: Under the Red Hood

    31
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