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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    Ken Watanabe, Gary Oldman, Linus Roache

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  4. 4
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    Jennifer Lawrence, Oliver Platt, Rade Šerbedžija

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  5. 5
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    ranked low on reranks
    Robert Downey Jr., Paul Bettany, Jon Favreau filmography

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  6. 6
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    often listed
    Tom Conti, Gary Oldman, Linus Roache

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  7. 7
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    Matt Frewer, Jackie Earle Haley, Rob LaBelle

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  8. 8
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    Gary Sinise, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Ed Brubaker

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  9. 9
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    ranked low on reranks & added by ejlinehan
    Peter Dinklage, Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman

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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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    Bruce Davison, Brian Cox, Hugh Jackman

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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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    Alfred Molina, Kirsten Dunst, Donna Murphy

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  15. 15
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    Rene Russo, Adriana Barraza, Stellan Skarsgård

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  16. 16
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    Jim Norton, Stanley Anderson, Kirsten Dunst

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  17. 17
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    Bradley Cooper, Benicio del Toro, Vin Diesel

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  18. 18
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    Elijah Wood, Brittany Murphy, Benicio del Toro

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  19. 19
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    Hugo Weaving, Tommy Lee Jones, Stanley Tucci

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  20. 20
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    Kim Basinger, Michael Keaton, Billy Dee Williams

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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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    Nicolas Cage, Elizabeth McGovern, Aaron Taylor-Johnson

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  27. 27
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    Kevin Costner, Laurence Fishburne, Diane Lane

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  28. 28
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    Kris Kristofferson, Traci Lords, Wesley Snipes

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

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  31. 31
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    added by kumarasok
    Ben Kingsley, Robert Downey Jr., Paul Bettany

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  32. 32
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    Will Smith, Vincent D'Onofrio, Tommy Lee Jones

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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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    Jackie Cooper, Terence Stamp, Valerie Perrine

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  35. 35
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    John Hurt, Selma Blair, Jimmy Kimmel

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  36. 36
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    Karl Urban, Daniel Hadebe, Warrick Grier

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  37. 37
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    Christopher Walken, Vincent Schiavelli, Michael Keaton

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  38. 38
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    Hugh Jackman, Svetlana Khodchenkova, Tao Okamoto

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  39. 39
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    James Saito, Judith Hoag, Skeet Ulrich

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  40. 40
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    Jason Schwartzman, Michael Cera, Thomas Jane

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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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    Vinnie Jones, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Hugh Jackman

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  44. 44
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    Marton Csokas, Campbell Scott, Felicity Jones

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  45. 45
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    Dominic Monaghan, Asher Keddie, Hugh Jackman

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

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  47. 47
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Nicolas Cage, Donal Logue, Sam Elliott

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  48. 48
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    Stacy Keach, Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.

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    ranked low on reranks
    Ariel Winter, Michael McKean, Peter Weller

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  50. 50
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Kate Bosworth, Frank Langella, James Marsden

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