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The Best '60s Superhero Movies

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List RulesVote 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.

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  • 1
    Burgess Meredith, Cesar Romero
    30
    12

    Released1966

    Directed byLeslie H. Martinson

    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 20th...  more
  • 2
    Jane Fonda, Anita Pallenberg
    20
    18

    Released1968

    Directed byRoger Vadim

    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 was...  more

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  • 3
    Michel Piccoli, Marisa Mell
    14
    13

    Released1968

    Directed byMario Bava

    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 heists...  more
  • 4
    Sonny Chiba, Tatsuo Umemiya
    8
    5

    Released1961

    Directed byKoji Ota

    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 as...  more
  • 5

    Released1964

    Directed byTeruo Ishii

    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....  more
  • 6
    Donald Pleasence, Simone Signoret
    7
    8

    Released1969

    Directed byWilliam Klein

    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 cameos by...  more
  • 7
    Ken Utsui, Junko Ikeuchi
    5
    6

    Released1964

    Directed byKoreyoshi Akasaka, Akira Mitsuwa

    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....  more
  • 8
    Shōji Nakayama, Ken Utsui
    8
    13

    Released1964

    Directed byTeruo Ishii, Koreyoshi Akasaka

    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....  more
  • 9
    Guy Madison, Aldo Sambrell
    8
    14

    Released1968

    Directed byPaolo Bianchini

    Superargo and the Faceless Giants is a 1968 film directed by Paolo Bianchini....  more
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    Steve Brodie, Katherine Victor
    10
    18

    Released1966

    Directed byJerry Warren

    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, and...  more