Top Ten Comic Book Movies

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There have been plenty of great comic book movies but which one will take the cake as #1.

The Top Ten

1 The Dark Knight

This is so far the best comic book movie. It shows the rest of the world why us fanboys love the characters we read about so much. It's more than just guys in suits fighting each other. It's high drama with character driven plots.

Everything this movie did has been copied by virtually all later comic boon movies, with the overrated Avengers the biggest culprit, copying the whole "villain gets captured on purpose to have dialogue and control the good guys" section. This movie rewrote the rules.

This shouldn't even be a competition. The dark knight is one of the best movies of all time. The acting, the plot, the atmosphere, everything is exceptional.

It is just the best. Nothing can change that.

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2 The Avengers

What? Number 23! Are you kidding me! Although I don't think this is a better movie than the Dark Knight it was a boatload more fun! Dark Knight trilogy was more serious but this one was way more fun. Easily the best comic book movie and movie of ALL time.

I would not consider this movie to be better than The Dark Knight but it is so entertaining and still maintains the spirit of the Comic books.

Such a bad movie. Filled with corny humour. Filled with lame jokes and plot holes. The more I watch this film, the worse I feel about it.

Best film of marvel and the man who gave the third comment is foolish

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3 The Dark Knight Rises

Truly interesting story with many amazing plot twists PLUS Bane and Talia Al Ghul!

Terrible movie. I have never seen a movie with so many plot holes. Not to mention the lack of Batman and boring as snot.

The Dark Knight should be #1 but this trash shouldn't even be ranked!

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4 Spiderman

We had to wait decades but finally it came along and blew us away. Good casting at the time, brilliant effects and a storyline not to different to alienate a true fan. Its pedigree can't be disputed and it just comes across so well that you forget its a super hero movie. Should be number 1

This movie was AWESOME. It isn't as good compared to the amazing spider man but I still think it was a great movie. If you've never watched this movie than you should give it a try. It may surprise you.

Simply awesome, Toby Maguire was perfect, much better than The Amazing Spider-Man...

Yes my all time favorite movie

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5 Guardians of the Galaxy

How on Terra is this number nineteen!?

I voted Avengers but would change my vote to this if I took the time to scroll down.

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6 Batman Begins
7 Batman

The best superhero movie of all time. Michael Keaton's performance as batman is SPECTACULAR. - LightningRider

8 Watchmen

Fantastic alternate superhero film with a dark storyline

Definitely an underrated film and glad that's in the top ten - idontknow

I am a huge watchmen fan. I would describe how amazing this movie is, but I will end up typing the entire story - Jonerman

Watch The Motion Comic Or Read The Book

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9 Spider Man 2

Not sure why the 2002 'Spider-Man' movie is listed above this one, since I remember virtually everyone saying how they felt that this movie bettered its predecessor in mostly every way. This one is probably my favourite superhero movie, still, even after 12 years. - BKAllmighty

This movie is FREAKY! A few years ago my dad took me to see it, and then just as it started I said "I don't wanna do this anymore"!

My dad and I love this movie to death!

Spider-man 2 is the best

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10 Iron Man V 1 Comment

The Contenders

11 Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Seriously! This has got to be Marvel's answer to Dark Knight. The cast is great, action sequences are beyond Dark Knight's and the plot is far better than Spiderman's. Sure the writing may be a little awkward if think about it long enough(nitpicking) but this movie deserves the top spot

Really great performances by Evans and johannsen, great action, great story, all around pretty great movie

Why is this masterpiece so low on the list
Definitively one of the best, if not, the best Marvel movie to date

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12 X2 - X-Men United

Though I voted for DOFP, this is in fact the best ever X-Movie, maybe the best comic book movie ever. - KnutHudson

13 X-Men
14 Sin City

Dark, Brooding and Jessica Alba makes it a whole lot better. - LightningRider

15 Superman
16 X-Men: Days of Future Past

This one is probably this far down on the list on account of it coming out fairly recently, got my vote to hopefully push it up a few spots (at least past Barb Wire laugh out loud) - KnutHudson

This is by far the best X-Men film, while it's in my top 3, at least it deserves to be in the top ten - idontknow

Holy Bajeesus. Everything you need in not just a comic movie, but a movie in general. Absolute masterpiece.

17 X-Men: First Class

Vivid, heartbreaking and leaves you asking questions.

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18 The Amazing Spider-Man
19 Batman Returns

I like this movie because they show you how catwoman became who she is now. It also has a messed up villain in the movie. A Funny and serious movie

20 300

Gory, Action-Packed and overall awesome. - LightningRider

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