Superheroes The Best '60s Superhero Movies  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite superhero films that were released in the 1960s.

These are the best 1960s superhero movies, ranked by user votes. The best 60s superhero movies are cult classics that remain relevant to this day. Some great 60s superhero films are movies that even the biggest cinephiles haven't seen, and there are other movies on this list that are the reason many young men and women became enamored with film in the first place. 

What films are featured on this best 60s superhero movies list? In 1966, Adam West and Burt Ward graced the big screen as Batman and Robin in Batman: The Movie. This film was a spin-off of the 1960s TV series of the same name and featured face-offs with viewers favorite villains. The Wild World of Batwoman is another great superhero movie release in the 1960s. Barbarella was a box office dud when it came out in 1968, but the Jane Fonda film gained cult status over the years. Other good movies featured on this top 1960s superhero films list include Attack From Space, Evil Brain From Outer Space and Mr. Freedom.

Which 60s superhero movie is the all-time best? Vote up your favorites and see if other voters agree with you!

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Batman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best '60s Superhero Movies
Batman Burgess Meredith, Cesar Romero, Lee Meriwether Batman, often promoted as Batman: The Movie, is a 1966 film based on the Batman television series, and the first full-length theatrical adaptation of the DC Comics character Batman. Released by ...more

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Barbarella is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best '60s Superhero Movies
Barbarella Jane Fonda, Anita Pallenberg, Ugo Tognazzi Barbarella is a 1968 French-Italian science fiction film based on Jean-Claude Forest's French Barbarella comics. The film stars Jane Fonda in the title role and was directed by Roger Vadim, who ...more

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Invasion of the Neptune Men is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best '60s Superhero Movies
Invasion of the Neptune Men Sonny Chiba, Tatsuo Umemiya, Johji Oka Uchu Kaisokusen, known as Invasion of the Neptune Men in the United States, is a tokusatsu SF/superhero film produced by Toei Company Ltd. in 1961. The movie starred then 22-year old Sonny Chiba ...more

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Attack from Space is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best '60s Superhero Movies
Attack from Space Ken Utsui Attack from Space is a 1964 film edited together for American television from the 1957 films #5 and #6 of the Japanese short film series Super Giant. It is currently in the public domain.

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Danger: Diabolik is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best '60s Superhero Movies
Danger: Diabolik Michel Piccoli, Marisa Mell, Adolfo Celi Danger: Diabolik is a 1968 Italian-French action film directed by Mario Bava based on the Italian comic character Diabolik. The film is about a criminal named Diabolik who plans large scale ...more

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The Wild World of Batwoman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best '60s Superhero Movies
The Wild World of Batwoman Steve Brodie, Katherine Victor The Wild World of Batwoman is a 1966 American science fiction superhero film directed by Jerry Warren. The film stars Katherine Victor as Batwoman, George Andre as Professor G. Octavius Neon, ...more

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Mr. Freedom is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best '60s Superhero Movies
Mr. Freedom Donald Pleasence, Simone Signoret, Serge Gainsbourg Mr. Freedom is a 1969 film by the expatriate American photographer and filmmaker William Klein. Starring the popular French actor Delphine Seyrig, this anti-imperialist satirical farce has ...more

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Superargo and the Faceless Gia... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best '60s Superhero Movies
Superargo and the Faceless Giants Guy Madison, Aldo Sambrell, Valentino Macchi Superargo and the Faceless Giants is a 1968 film directed by Paolo Bianchini.

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Evil Brain from Outer Space is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best '60s Superhero Movies
Evil Brain from Outer Space Ken Utsui, Junko Ikeuchi, Minoru Takada Evil Brain from Outer Space is a 1964 film edited together for American television from films #7, #8 and #9 of the Japanese short film series Super Giant filmed in 1958.

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Atomic Rulers of the World is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best '60s Superhero Movies
Atomic Rulers of the World Shōji Nakayama, Ken Utsui, Chisako Hara Atomic Rulers of the World is a 1964 film edited together for American television from films #1 and #2 of the Japanese short film series Super Giant. The work is currently in the Public Domain.