The Best Superhero Movies Rated PG

Over 600 Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of The Best Superhero Movies Rated PG
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Latest additions: Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse (Part One), Secret Headquarters
Most divisive: Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

The best superhero movies that are rated PG are fun for kids and adults alike. Looking for superhero movies that are streaming? Check out these best action movies on Amazon Prime and Netflix Instant to see if you're favorite superhero movie is on there. This list takes the best PG superhero movies and compares them to see which one is the greatest PG superhero movie of all time. This list of popular PG superhero movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top PG superhero movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great PG superhero movie films on this list.

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Use this list if you're looking for some new superhero movies that are rated PG. Between Netflix, Hulu, HBO Max, and Amazon Prime, there are thousands of great superhero movies rated PG, so get out there and start watching.

M. Night Shyamalan and Wes Craven have both directed a PG Superhero film, as have other really creative and talented directors.

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  • The Incredibles
    1
    Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Samuel L. Jackson
    183 votes
    • Released: 2004
    • Directed by: Brad Bird

    This Pixar animated classic revolves around a family of undercover superheroes trying to maintain ordinary lives while secretly saving the world. Bob Parr, aka Mr. Incredible, and his wife Helen, aka Elastigirl, are forced out of retirement to rescue their kidnapped children and stop a nefarious plot that threatens humankind. The film's clever script, stunning animation, and unforgettable characters make it a must-watch for superhero fans of all ages.

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  • Superman
    2
    Christopher Reeve, Gene Hackman, Marlon Brando
    144 votes
    • Released: 1978
    • Directed by: Richard Donner

    The 1978 film starring Christopher Reeve as Clark Kent/Superman is often regarded as the quintessential cinematic adaptation of the iconic comic book character. It tells the origin story of Superman, from his infancy on the doomed planet Krypton to his arrival on Earth and his ultimate transformation into the world's greatest superhero. With director Richard Donner at the helm, Superman has become a touchstone for the superhero genre, capturing the essence of the character and inspiring countless other films and TV shows.

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  • Batman
    3
    Adam West, Burt Ward, Cesar Romero
    130 votes
    • Released: 1966
    • Directed by: Leslie H. Martinson

    In Batman, Adam West and Burt Ward reprise their beloved roles as Batman and Robin, taking on a quartet of Gotham City's most notorious villains in a high-stakes plot to take over the world. This 1966 film is an unforgettable blend of campy humor, colorful characters, and thrilling superhero action, making it a standout entry in the annals of comic book cinema.

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  • Superman II
    4
    Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, Gene Hackman
    108 votes
    • Released: 1980
    • Directed by: Richard Lester

    The sequel to Richard Donner's 1978 film sees Christopher Reeve return as the Man of Steel to face off against three Kryptonian supervillains, led by the charismatic General Zod (Terence Stamp). As Superman struggles to balance his responsibilities to the world and his love for Lois Lane (Margot Kidder), he must confront the tough decision between his powers and his happiness. Superman II is often regarded as one of the best superhero sequels, delivering thrilling action, more depth to the main characters, and an unforgettable performance from Stamp as Zod.

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  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
    5
    Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld
    41 votes
    • Released: 2018
    • Directed by: Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman

    This groundbreaking animated film introduces audiences to Miles Morales, a teenager bitten by a radioactive spider who must learn to navigate his newfound powers alongside alternate-universe versions of Spider-Man. The film's unique animation style, inspired by comic book art, and its innovative narrative make it a standout in the Spider-Man franchise and the superhero genre as a whole. With its diverse cast of characters and an emotionally resonant story, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse has become an instant classic.

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  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
    6
    Judith Hoag, Elias Koteas, Josh Pais
    126 votes
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: Steve Barron

    This live-action adaptation of the popular comic book and animated series follows the adventures of Leonardo, Michelangelo, Donatello, and Raphael, four teenage mutant turtles trained in ninjutsu. When their home in the New York City sewers is threatened by the evil Shredder and his Foot Clan, they team up with reporter April O'Neil (Judith Hoag) and vigilante Casey Jones (Elias Koteas) to save their city. Released in 1990, the film's unique blend of humor, action, and practical effects makes it a nostalgic favorite for many fans.

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