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The Greatest Comic Book Movies Of All Time

Updated February 25, 2021 310.7k votes 13.5k voters 135.8k views177 items

List RulesVote up your favorite films based on comics and graphic novels.

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 great film adaptations of graphic novels, which may not necessarily feature traditional heroes. Road to Perdition is an awesome example of a comic book turned into a movie that has nothing to do with classic superheroes. 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. Furthermore, you'll find that this is far more than just a top ten comic movies list. Vote up your favorites to help them reach the top of the list.

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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  • Men in Black26
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    Will Smith, Sylvester Stallone

    Released1997

    Directed byBarry Sonnenfeld

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  • Blade27
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    Blade

    Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes

    Released1998

    Directed byStephen Norrington

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  • Black Panther28
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    Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan

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    Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender

    Released2006

    Directed byZack Snyder

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  • The Crow30
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    Bai Ling, Brandon Lee

    Released1994

    Directed byAlex Proyas

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  • V for Vendetta31
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    Natalie Portman, John Hurt

    Released2006

    Directed byJames McTeigue

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  • Alita: Battle Angel32
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    Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz

    Released2019

    Directed byRobert Rodriguez

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  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles33
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    Corey Feldman, Sam Rockwell

    Released1990

    Directed bySteve Barron

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  • X-Men: Days of Future Past34
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    Jennifer Lawrence, Halle Berry

    Released2014

    Directed byBryan Singer

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  • X-Men35
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    Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman

    Released2000

    Directed byBryan Singer

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  • Constantine36
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    Constantine

    Rachel Weisz, Keanu Reeves

    Released2005

    Directed byFrancis Lawrence

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  • The Avengers: Age of Ultron37
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    Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth

    Released2015

    Directed byJoss Whedon

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  • Unbreakable38
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    Unbreakable

    Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson

    Released2000

    Directed byM. Night Shyamalan

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  • Watchmen39
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    Watchmen

    Malin Åkerman, Carla Gugino

    Released2009

    Directed byZack Snyder

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  • Superman40
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    Superman

    Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman

    Released1978

    Directed byRichard Donner

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  • X-Men 241
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    X-Men 2

    Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman

    Released2003

    Directed byBryan Singer

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  • Joker42
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    Joker

    Starring:Joaquin Phoenix. Supporting actors:Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz

    ReleasedOctober 4,2019

    Directed byTodd Phillips

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  • The Mask43
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    The Mask

    Cameron Diaz, Jim Carrey

    Released1994

    Directed byChuck Russell

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  • Hellboy44
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    John Hurt, Selma Blair

    Released2004

    Directed byGuillermo del Toro

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  • Sin City45
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    Jessica Alba, Bruce Willis

    Released2005

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  • Kick-Ass46
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    Nicolas Cage, Chloë Grace Moretz

    Released2010

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  • Avengers Franchise47
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    Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans

    Released2012 - Present

    Directed byJoss Whedon, Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

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  • Edge of Tomorrow48
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    Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt

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  • The Iron Giant49
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    Jennifer Aniston, Vin Diesel

    Released1999

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  • Thor50
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    Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman

    Released2011

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