The Funniest Superhero Movies Ever Made

Over 2.8K Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of The Funniest Superhero Movies Ever Made
Voting Rules
Vote up the superhero movies that made you laugh the most, NOT including unintentionally funny or hilariously cringey films.
Latest additions: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3, Shazam! Fury of the Gods
Most divisive: Avengers: Age of Ultron

Comic book fans and film buffs, it's time to vote for the funniest superhero movies ever made! While the best superhero movies perfectly blend action, drama, and comedy, unintentionally funny superhero films, like Catwoman or Batman & Robin, are considered to be some of the worst superhero movies of all time. Featuring witty banter between characters, nerdy references, and even sexual innuendos, superhero movies are great choices for laugh out loud entertainment. What is the funniest superhero movie ever made? 

With Ryan Reynolds starring as the "Merc with a Mouth," Deadpool is not only a hilarious superhero movie, but also one of the funniest action comedies. Filled with vulgar humor, meta references, and many instances of "breaking the fourth wall," the R-rated superhero movie makes you laugh until it hurts. Other great superhero comedies include Guardians of the Galaxy, Ant-Man, and Kick-Ass

Vote up the funniest superhero movies that made you laugh the most, and vote down the lame ones. Feel free to add any hilarious superhero comedies missing from the list.

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  • Deadpool
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    Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin, Ed Skrein
    1,804 votes
    • Released: 2016
    • Directed by: Tim Miller

    Breaking the fourth wall and delighting audiences with its irreverent humor, this R-rated comic book adaptation features Ryan Reynolds as a wise-cracking, self-aware anti-hero seeking vengeance against those who disfigured him. Filled with over-the-top violence, snarky dialogue, and a twisted love story, it redefined expectations for comic book films and proved that an adult-oriented approach could still capture mainstream success. The clever script, charismatic performance from Reynolds, and a cheeky marketing campaign ensured its place in cinematic history.

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  • Deadpool 2
    2
    Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin
    605 votes
    • Released: 2018
    • Directed by: David Leitch

    Expanding on the first film's unique blend of humor and violence, this sequel sees Ryan Reynolds return as the indestructible mercenary, now compelled to protect a young mutant from a time-traveling soldier named Cable. Further pushing the envelope with even more meta-references, gratuitous bloodshed, and an infectious sense of fun, it manages to surpass the original in terms of sheer entertainment value. Additionally, its introduction of beloved characters such as Domino and a hilariously makeshift X-Force team only serve to strengthen its legacy.

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  • Thor: Ragnarok
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    Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett
    1,461 votes
    • Released: 2017
    • Directed by: Taika Waititi

    Director Taika Waititi breathes new life into the Thor franchise with this radical reinvention, infusing it with a colorful palette, electric soundtrack, and pitch-perfect comedic timing. Stripping Chris Hemsworth's God of Thunder of his signature hammer and golden locks, the film takes him on an intergalactic adventure that sees him team up with Hulk and face off against the wicked Hela, while poking fun at the traditional superheroic journey. Its success stems not just from being an uproarious good time, but also from embracing the inherent absurdity of comic book lore.

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  • Guardians of the Galaxy
    4
    Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista
    1,634 votes
    • Released: 2014
    • Directed by: James Gunn

    Marvel's riskiest venture at the time, this cosmic caper introduced a ragtag team of criminals-turned-heroes led by the irreverent Star-Lord, played by Chris Pratt. Director James Gunn deftly balanced quirky humor, thrilling action, and surprising emotional depth to create an instant classic that resonated with fans and casual moviegoers alike. With its memorable ensemble cast, iconic soundtrack, and adorably deadly tree creature Groot, it stands as a shining testament to the power of taking creative risks in filmmaking.

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  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
    5
    Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper
    1,304 votes
    • Released: 2017
    • Directed by: James Gunn

    In this follow-up to the wildly successful original, director James Gunn reunites the lovable band of space misfits for another rollicking adventure that explores themes of family, friendship, and sacrifice. Infusing even more humor, heart, and stunning visuals, the sequel sees Star-Lord uncover the truth about his heritage and contend with the challenge of living up to his father's legend. The larger-than-life characters, witty banter, and standout performance from Michael Rooker as Yondu solidify its standing as a worthy successor.

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  • Ant-Man
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    Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly
    1,319 votes
    • Released: 2015
    • Directed by: Peyton Reed

    In this follow-up to the wildly successful original, director James Gunn reunites the lovable band of space misfits for another rollicking adventure that explores themes of family, friendship, and sacrifice. Infusing even more humor, heart, and stunning visuals, the sequel sees Star-Lord uncover the truth about his heritage and contend with the challenge of living up to his father's legend. The larger-than-life characters, witty banter, and standout performance from Michael Rooker as Yondu solidify its standing as a worthy successor.

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