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The Best Superhero Movies of 2018

Updated March 16, 2020 1.0k votes 151 voters 1.5k views11 items

Of all the great action flicks that hit theaters this year, what do you think were the best superhero movies of 2018? There's no denying some of the top-grossing and most anticipated films of the year were that of the superhero genre—and they did not disappoint. Whether you love live action or you're a fan of the family-friendly animated movies, the best superhero films of 2018 brought both to the table—but which do you think was best?

From sci-fi superhero movies like The Darkest Minds to the awesome Marvel movies 2018 graced theaters with, such as Black Panther, the best superhero movies this year offer something for everybody—whether that be comedy, non-stop action, or surprising twists and turns. Of course, Deadpool 2 and Avengers: Infinity War offered it all, but there were plenty of other great flicks to catch.

In case you missed 'em, check out the complete list of 2018 superhero movies below and hit the theaters. For those who are all caught up, be sure to cast your votes for your favorite superhero films this year, while voting others down accordingly. You might also be intersted in the top superhero movies of 2020.

 

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    Avengers: Infinity War is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of 2018
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    Avengers: Infinity War

    Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth

    Released2018

    Directed byAnthony Russo, Joe Russo

    Avengers: Infinity War is a 2018 American superhero film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo.... more on Wikipedia

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    Black Panther is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of 2018
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    Black Panther

    Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan

    Released2018

    Directed byRyan Coogler

    Black Panther is a 2018 American superhero film, based on the Marvel Comics character,... more on Wikipedia

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    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Ve is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of 2018
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    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    Shameik Moore, Hailee Steinfeld

    Released2018

    Directed byBob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman

    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is a 2018 American computer-animated superhero film directed... more on Wikipedia

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    Deadpool 2 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of 2018
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    Deadpool 2

    Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin

    Released2018

    Directed byDavid Leitch

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    Ant-Man and the Wasp is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of 2018
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    Ant-Man and the Wasp

    Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly

    Directed byPeyton Reed

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    Incredibles 2 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of 2018
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    Incredibles 2

    Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter

    Released2018

    Directed byBrad Bird

    Incredibles 2 is a 2018 American 3D computer-animated superhero film directed by Brad Bird.... more on Wikipedia
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    Venom is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of 2018
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    Venom

    Tom Hardy, Riz Ahmed

    Released2018

    Directed byRuben Fleischer

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    Aquaman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of 2018
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    Aquaman

    Jason Momoa, Amber Heard

    Released2018

    Directed byJames Wan

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    Bumblebee is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of 2018
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    Bumblebee

    Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena

    Directed byTravis Knight

    Bumblebee is a 2018 American science fiction action film directed by Travis Knight, based on... more on Wikipedia

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    The Darkest Minds is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of 2018
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    The Darkest Minds

    Amandla Stenberg, Harris Dickinson

    Released2018

    Directed byJennifer Yuh Nelson

    The Darkest Minds is a 2018 American science fiction thriller film directed by Jennifer Yuh... more on Wikipedia
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    Teen Titans Go! to the Movies is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Superhero Movies of 2018
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    Teen Titans Go! to the Movies

    Scott Menville, Hynden Walch

    Released2018

    Directed byAaron Horvath, Peter Rida Micha

    Teen Titans Go! to the Movies is a 2018 American animated superhero film directed by Aaron... more on Wikipedia
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