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The new millennium saw a resurgence of the superhero movie, and towards the tail end of the 2000s, superhero movies had all but taken over. These are the very best 2000s superhero movies, ranked from best to worst by fans of caped crusaders all over the world. These movies came to us from a variety of source material with a truly diverse spectrum of heroes. Some of these great 00s superhero films feature a team of heroes working together, while others revolve around one man's quest to save the world. Many of the greatest 2000s superhero movies have of course spawned billion dollar franchises and have changed the face of cinema forever.

What movies should you find on this best 00s superhero movies list? When thinking about great superhero films of the 2000s, Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight has to be near the top. Christian Bale's Batman was mysterious and strong and the supporting cast of Gary Oldman, Heath Ledger, and Michael Caine, only added to the drama. X-Men is also a popular superhero movie that was released in the 2000s.

The 2009 film The Watchmen flipped the script on superhero movies when popular masked crusaders were pitted as criminals. Other good films on the top 2000s superhero movies list include Hellboy, Iron Man, and Spider-Man.

Out of all of these great movies, which 00s superhero movie do you think is the best? Be sure to vote up your favorites and see if your favorite super hero movie can climb to the top of this list.
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The Dark Knight is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
The Dark Knight Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman, Gary Oldman

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Iron Man is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Iron Man Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr., Samuel L. Jackson

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Spider-Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Spider-Man 2 Kirsten Dunst, Elizabeth Banks, James Franco

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X-Men is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
X-Men Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin

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The Incredibles is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
The Incredibles Samuel L. Jackson, Holly Hunter, Jason Lee

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Batman Begins is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Batman Begins Katie Holmes, Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman

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Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Spider-Man Kirsten Dunst, Elizabeth Banks, James Franco

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Superman Returns is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Superman Returns Marlon Brando, Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth

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X-Men 2 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
X-Men 2 Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
X-Men Origins: Wolverine Hugh Jackman, Ryan Reynolds, Patrick Stewart

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Hancock is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Hancock Charlize Theron, Will Smith, Jason Bateman

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The Incredible Hulk is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
The Incredible Hulk Robert Downey Jr., Liv Tyler, Edward Norton

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Fantastic Four: Rise of the Si... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer Jessica Alba, Kerry Washington, Chris Evans

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Hulk is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Hulk Jennifer Connelly, Nick Nolte, Eric Bana

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Spider-Man 3 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Spider-Man 3 Kirsten Dunst, Elizabeth Banks, James Franco

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Constantine is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Constantine Rachel Weisz, Keanu Reeves, Shia LaBeouf

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Watchmen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Watchmen Malin Ã…kerman, Carla Gugino, Billy Crudup

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X-Men: The Last Stand is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
X-Men: The Last Stand Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin

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The League of Extraordinary Ge... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen Sean Connery, Peta Wilson, Shane West

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Blade II is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Blade II Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes, Ron Perlman

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Ghost Rider is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Ghost Rider Nicolas Cage, Eva Mendes, Rebel Wilson

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The Punisher is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
The Punisher John Travolta, Rebecca Romijn, Kevin Nash

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X2: Wolverine's Revenge is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s

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Hellboy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Hellboy John Hurt, Selma Blair, Ron Perlman

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Hellboy II: The Golden Army is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Hellboy II: The Golden Army John Hurt, Seth MacFarlane, Jimmy Kimmel

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Blade: Trinity is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Blade: Trinity Jessica Biel, Ryan Reynolds, Triple H

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Unbreakable is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Unbreakable Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, Robin Wright

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Superhero Movie is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of the 2000s
Superhero Movie Pamela Anderson, Lil' Kim, Kevin Hart