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The Best Movies In The DC Extended Universe  

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Here all the movies in the DC Extended Universe, ranked by fans everywhere. Since its debut in 2013 with Man of Steel, the DCEU franchise has now released six movies as of 2018. While most of the DC movies have received low Rotten Tomatoes scores, the comic book movie franchise has grossed over $4 billion in the box office. What is the best DC comics universe movie? 

While the DC ensemble movies, like Justice League and Suicide Squad, were panned by critics and audiences alike, standalone movies Wonder Woman and Aquaman are considered the better movies in the DC movie universe. Other DCEU films include Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice and Shazam!

Vote up the best DC cinematic universe movies, and vote down the most disappointing ones.

Shazam! is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies In The DC Extended Universe
Photo: Warner Bros. Pictures

Rotten Tomatoes score: 91%

Worldwide box office gross: $364 million

Shazam! is a 2019 superhero film directed by David F. Sandberg, based on the DC Comics character. A boy (Asher Angel) is given the ability to become an adult superhero (Zachary Levi) in times of need with a single magic word. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Zachary Levi, Mark Strong, Jack Dylan Grazer, Asher Angel, Grace Fulton, + more

Released: 2019

Directed by: David F. Sandberg

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Wonder Woman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies In The DC Extended Universe
Photo: Warner Bros. Pictures

Rotten Tomatoes score: 93%

Worldwide box office gross: $821 million

Wonder Woman is a 2017 American superhero film directed by Patty Jenkins, based on the DC Comics character. When a pilot (Chris Pine) crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, Diana (Gal Gadot), an Amazonian warrior in training, leaves home to fight a war, discovering her full powers and true destiny. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Danny Huston, David Thewlis, + more

Released: 2017

Directed by: Patty Jenkins

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Aquaman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies In The DC Extended Universe
Photo: Warner Bros. Pictures

Rotten Tomatoes score: 64%

Worldwide box office gross: $1.12 billion

Aquaman is a 2018 American superhero film, based on the DC Comics character, directed by James Wan. The ruler of Atlantis, Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa) is caught between land dwellers that are always polluting the globe and his own people who are ready to invade the surface. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Patrick Wilson, Willem Dafoe, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, + more

Released: 2018

Directed by: James Wan

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Man of Steel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies In The DC Extended Universe
Photo: Warner Bros. Pictures

Rotten Tomatoes score: 56%

Worldwide box office gross: $668 million

Man of Steel is a 2013 superhero film directed by Zack Snyder, based on the DC Comics character. Clark Kent (Henry Cavill), one of the last of an extinguished race disguised as an unremarkable human, is forced to reveal his identity when Earth is invaded by an army of survivors who threaten to bring the planet to the brink of destruction. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Michael Shannon, Kevin Costner, Diane Lane, + more

Released: 2013

Directed by: Zack Snyder

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