The Greatest Comic Book Movies of All Time Films
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The Greatest Comic Book Movies of All Time

List Criteria: Movies must be based on comic books.

This list of the best comic book movies ever, is ranked by fans of both comics and movies and needs your votes as well! This list includes some of the greatest superhero movies as well as film adaptations of graphic novels, which may not necessarily feature traditional heroes. These are the best of the best of the comic book movie genre, and many star some of the best actors in all of Hollywood.

Though not all comic book fans agree on the best comic book movies, some find a few of these comic inspired movies even better than the source material. Whether you prefer Marvel movies or DC movies, there's surely a comic book film on this list that you think is great.

Vote up your favorite movies from comics to move them up the list, or press rerank to create your own list of the best comic movies of all time and further affect the order of this ultimate list.

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  1. 1
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    the people's #1 & most listed
    Gary Oldman, Anthony Michael Hall, Heath Ledger

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  2. 2
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    Robert Downey Jr., Paul Bettany, Stellan Skarsgård

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  3. 3
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    - 188

    Robert Downey Jr., Paul Bettany, Jon Favreau filmography

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  4. 4
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    - 254

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Ken Watanabe, Gary Oldman, Linus Roache

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  5. 5
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    - 222

    Jennifer Lawrence, Oliver Platt, Rade Šerbedžija

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  6. 6
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    Tom Conti, Gary Oldman, Linus Roache

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  7. 7
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    Gary Sinise, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Ed Brubaker

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  8. 8
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    ranked low on reranks & added by ejlinehan
    Peter Dinklage, Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman

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  9. 9
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    Matt Frewer, Jackie Earle Haley, Rob LaBelle

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  10. 10
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    Bruce Davison, Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry

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  11. 11
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    John Hurt, Hugo Weaving, Stephen Rea

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  12. 12
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    Alfred Molina, Kirsten Dunst, Donna Murphy

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  13. 13
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    David Wenham, Gerard Butler, Stephen McHattie

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  14. 14
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    Bradley Cooper, Benicio del Toro, Vin Diesel

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  15. 15
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    Bruce Davison, Brian Cox, Hugh Jackman

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  16. 16
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    Rene Russo, Adriana Barraza, Stellan Skarsgård

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  17. 17
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    Elijah Wood, Brittany Murphy, Benicio del Toro

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  18. 18
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    Jim Norton, Stanley Anderson, Kirsten Dunst

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  19. 19
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    Kim Basinger, Michael Keaton, Billy Dee Williams

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  20. 20
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    Hugo Weaving, Tommy Lee Jones, Stanley Tucci

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  21. 21
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    Bai Ling, Ernie Hudson, Jon Polito

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  22. 22
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    Rene Russo, Christopher Eccleston, Stellan Skarsgård

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  23. 23
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    John Hurt, Selma Blair, Jeffrey Tambor

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  24. 24
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    Jackie Cooper, Trevor Howard, Terence Stamp

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  25. 25
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    Robert Downey Jr., Paul Bettany, Christiane Amanpour

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  26. 26
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    ranked low on reranks & added by wiabux
    Nicolas Cage, Elizabeth McGovern, Aaron Taylor-Johnson

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  27. 27
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    added by kumarasok
    Kevin Costner, Laurence Fishburne, Diane Lane

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  28. 28
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    Will Smith, Vincent D'Onofrio, Tommy Lee Jones

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  29. 29
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    William Hurt, Robert Downey Jr., Bill Bixby

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  30. 30
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    Kris Kristofferson, Traci Lords, Wesley Snipes

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Rachel Weisz, Tilda Swinton, Keanu Reeves

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  32. 32
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    Jackie Cooper, Terence Stamp, Valerie Perrine

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  33. 33
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    Irrfan Khan, Rhys Ifans, Campbell Scott

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  34. 34
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    added by Darkness138
    Karl Urban, Daniel Hadebe, Warrick Grier

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  35. 35
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    added by kumarasok
    Ben Kingsley, Robert Downey Jr., Paul Bettany

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  36. 36
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    Christopher Walken, Vincent Schiavelli, Michael Keaton

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  37. 37
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    John Hurt, Selma Blair, Jimmy Kimmel

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  38. 38
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    Jason Schwartzman, Michael Cera, Thomas Jane

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  39. 39
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    Hugh Jackman, Svetlana Khodchenkova, Tao Okamoto

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  40. 40
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    added by Darkness138
    James Saito, Judith Hoag, Skeet Ulrich

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  41. 41
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    Jennifer Jason Leigh, Stanley Tucci, Anthony LaPaglia

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  42. 42
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    Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes, Ron Perlman

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  43. 43
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    Marton Csokas, Campbell Scott, Felicity Jones

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  44. 44
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    Vinnie Jones, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Hugh Jackman

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  45. 45
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    Stacy Keach, Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.

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  46. 46
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    Jason Isaacs, Jensen Ackles, Bruce Timm

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Ian Holm, Katrin Cartlidge, Sophia Myles

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  48. 48
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    Dominic Monaghan, Asher Keddie, Hugh Jackman

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    ranked low on reranks
    Robert Downey Jr., Paul Bettany, Andy Serkis

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Nicolas Cage, Donal Logue, Sam Elliott

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