10 best superhero movies ever, according to IMDb

With That Batman marks the ninth live-action Caped Crusader and Thor: Love and Thunder Set to become the 29th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it is safe to say that there have been plenty of quality superhero movies released by Hollywood over the last few decades. Not everyone has had the same success, but the majority are actually strong.

Of the few hundred superhero movies that have been released before television to date, these have received the top rankings on IMDb with a combination of high ratings and one city voting in their favor.

ten Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) – 8.0

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To hit dead pool with only 100,000 votes, the equally comic film of 2014 guardians of the galaxy marks the tenth place – coincidentally, it’s also MCU’s tenth film. It’s almost hard to believe it’s taking place in the same universe as the other MCU movie from 2014, Captain America: The Winter Soldiergiven the realism and seriousness of this spy thriller.

In fact, the superhero genre as a whole seemed to swing towards the dark and gritty at the time, however Guardians showed how much it’s a comic superhero movie was not a genre parody might do the trick. He no doubt helped pave the way dead pool exists, although many other factors have contributed to this.

9 The Avengers (2012) – 8.0

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The 2012 film, which proved how incredibly successful a connected cinematic universe could be, The Avengers released to massive fanfare, recognition and box office success upon release, and eventually became the most lucrative film of the year and at that time the third highest ever.

With character dynamics highlighting each hero’s unique qualities and iconic quotes a decade later, The Avengers managed to get the audience all over the world to fall in love with the team. Although it establishes the larger universe of Infinity Saga, it is also a truly enjoyable retelling in itself, as the creators could not assume the audience’s knowledge of MCU as they can today.

8 Logan (2017) – 8.1

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What does it mean for a legend to die? Most mainstream superhero franchises that follow the lead of comics will not let their universes end. Maybe some characters may die, and a few of them may not reappear, but the universe and the brand live on. This is not the case Logan.

Like the finale in the original x men actor Hugh Jackman (and originally also Patrick Stewart), Logan take the superhero fantasy of invincibility and see what happens when that fantasy ends and reality sets in and brings violence and death to a world of heroes. Superhero movies still dominate, but it’s hard to imagine them having a better swan song than this fiery character drama.

seven Batman Begins (2005) – 8.2

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Although Batman appeared in Tim Burton’s universe before he started in Christopher Nolan, Nolan’s Batman origin story eventually received more love from IMDb users than any other post from his previous series. Batman begins retold Batman at a time when his threats took place in a world after 9/11.

However, the film’s retelling of Batman also served as a remake of the entire superhero genre, with Iron Man (and therefore MCU as a whole) and Superman to draw influence from it by telling a character’s origin story and creating a grounded world. Aside from its influence, however, it is still a gripping and well-told story about Batman and his relationship with Gotham City.

6 Spider-Man: No Coming Home (2021) – 8.3

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Not just one of the best $ 1 billion movies, No one comes home is Tom Holland’s third Spider Man trilogy and was a great cap for (at least the first part of) the series. By bringing back the Maguire and Garfield generations of Spider-Man and their films, the film became a two-decade celebration of the cinematic crawler.

It is this celebration and the fact that hereditary characters are an integral part of the story, as opposed to just gimmicks to get people to sit that brought Spider-Man: No Coming Home such perseverance at the box office and in the hearts of the audience.

5 Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) – 8.4

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Of course, Spider-Man: No Coming Home may never have happened Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse did not have such a strong influence in itself. Although the film is still the lowest-grossing Spider-Man film, spider worms was adored by viewers and won an Oscar for best animated film.

Released three years before MCU began exploring the idea of ​​a multiverse, it also showed that audiences were not only able to come to terms with the idea of ​​different spider people and different realities, but could figure out that it was one. of the greatest animated films ever. That’s why it’s so hard to wait Through the Spider versebut it’s worth the money.

4 Avengers: Infinity War (2018) – 8.4

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2018 Avengers: Infinity War was the accumulation of more than a decade of work on 17 MCU movies, and it was planned as few movies sooner or later, with its first trailer garnering hundreds of millions of views on YouTube. Somehow the film met and even exceeded those expectations.

Seeing all the great MCU actors on the same screen was a monumentally exciting feeling, but crossover films are best when their novelty is combined with amazing character work and each actor brings their A-game, word game. When half of the heroes turn to dust, it feels like a full-scale tragedy, creating one of the toughest obstacles for the second film in this two-part story.

3 Avengers: Endgame (2019) – 8.4

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Second half of Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame was a time travel, robbery and superhero movie all in one. Since half of Infinity WarThe actors in Gone Until the Final Battle also meant more time with the survivors, who for the most part happened to be the most veteran characters in MCU.

Half of the universe that turned to dust may have been tragic, but it was always expected to return End the gamebut non-dust-related deaths in End the game is irreversible. Seeing Natasha and Tony sacrifice their lives to save the universe, and Steve Rogers finally got his chance to retire and be happy deserved nothing less than tears from the audience.

2 The Dark Knight Rises (2012) – 8.4

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When MCU began to realize its full potential in 2012 with The Avengersthat Black knight the trilogy gave the audience its finale later that summer The dark rider rises. As Loganit explores what happens when a hero’s journey ends, but in this case, the end results in Batman becoming Gotham’s ultimate savior, a title he certainly deserves.

mounted was never even guaranteed to be made as Nolan approached each film individually, but IMDb is obviously grateful that he did. The only reason mounted could be considered a disappointment due to the astronomical expectations that its predecessor had set.

1 The Dark Knight (2008) – 9.0

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What gives Black knight trilogy the best IMDb average is not only due to the fact that the three movies are in the top ten of all time for superhero movies on IMDb, but that The Black Knight in itself is the 4th highest rated film period, on tens of thousands of titles. It’s no surprise that this is IMDb’s favorite superhero movie.

That recognition comes down to the story, which is really led by Heath Ledger’s Joker, as he and Batman are locked in a truly epic battle for Gotham’s soul to prove which worldview is correct: order and decency, or chaos and destruction. It is on par with the mythical, with a resonance that goes back to the earliest written stories in history. It’s hard to imagine a superhero movie beating its legacy.

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