Superhero Movies today have become an icon of popular culture. All phenomena comics wants to see their favorite super in movies live action hero, fighting against evil and save the day. Long ago, there were many proposals for some adaptation of a superhero cartoon in a live action film, but those projects that had the green light, somehow became a success. The example of these facts is Superman: The Movie which was released in 1978 when there was less technological facilities, but this film has become one of the greatest superhero movies of all time and the representation the title character of Marlon Brando became a legend. Then, after nearly 11 years Tim Burton tried his hands to fit the character of super-hero in the film and he chose Batman has been played by Michael Keaton and he also became one of the greatest films of super hero of all time. Then, gradually, the trend has been established and then we saw a number of superhero movies in the 90s and then from 2000, we saw Spider-Man, X-Men, Batman, Superman, Iron Man, Hellboy , Blade, Thor, Green Lantern and many other comic book heroes on the big screen. So, to share all this information with you is to understand the ten greatest superhero movies of all time successful both critically and commercially. After searching the internet, I finally made the list. We will check.
10. Thor (2011)
Marvel Studios and Paramount Pictures tried to add all the superheroes in movies live action and after the success of Iron Man and Spder-Man, they decided to develop Thor movie with Kenneth Branagh as as director and Chris Hemsworth as the lead actor who portrays Thor. This film reveals the origin of Thor and his life and how he happens to come to the earth and his relationship with his father Odin played by Anthony Hopkins and brother Loki played by Tom Hiddleston and finally his love interest Jane Foster played by Natalie Portman. Thor was met with critical acclaim and successfully managed to score the approval of the audience approval rate of 77% and 100% positive ratings. It has grossed over $ 435 million at the box office and solidifying his status as one of the greatest superhero movies of all time.
9. Blade (1998)
Wesley Snipes portrayed this character Blade and Stephen Norrington directs the film. Although a moderate box office gross of $ 131 million compared to the budget of $ 45 million success, the film is considered one of the best superhero movies and it was well received by critics and the public.
8. Batman (1989)
Tim Burton comes one of the greatest superhero movies of all time with Michael Keaton as Batman and Kim Bassinger as Vicky Vale. The film was a huge success both critically and commercially, and another very interesting fact about this film is that Jack Nicholsan portrayed the character of Joker and he showed his talent for classical actor. The film has grossed over $ 410 million worldwide and was 71% Approval Notice of criticism and 90% approval notice from the audience.
7. Spider-Man (2002)
Spider-Man, which marked the first time Spider-Man debuted in the live action film and was directed by Sam Raimi, who directed the film and delivered one of the greatest success. Tobey Maguire was chosen to represent the role of Spider-Man and Kirsten Dunst won the role of Mary Jane Watson with Green Goblin played by Willem Dafoe is the main villain of the film. The film met with great critical applause and received 89% approval rating from critics and the public based on the Spider-Man won the heart completely. Spider-Man has also become a commercial success and has grossed over $ 820 million worldwide.
6. Superman: The Movie (1978)
Superman: The Movie which was released in 1978, is known as the epitome of mainstream cinema that this film has become one of the greatest films of all time and also the greatest superhero movies in history. Marlon Brando portrayed the character of Richard Donner’s Superman and served as director and the legacy of this film is still alive today. It has grossed over $ 300 million worldwide against the budget of 55 million dollars and got 90% of approval from critics and the public welcomed rate this movie five out of five stars.
5. Batman Begins (2005)
After the disastrous release of 1997 movie Batman and Robin, future projects was then put on hold and there were many proposals for the future and restart until Warner Bros. has finally come up with an idea to include Christopher Nolan as director and Christian Bale as the new Batman and the duo with various other players and the team has been very successful as Nolan completely turns the story of the comic strip hero fantasy a reality. This film compared to the previous one the darkest tone and fear was the common factor and the plot of the film was very strong. Christian Bale Batman representation met some very positive reviews and the film had 84% approval rate of 100% and critical notice of approval from the audience and make the business more than $ 350 million worldwide.
4. X2: X-Men United (2003)
X2 is the sequel to X-Men 2000 and featuring the cast of Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Halle Berry, Ian McKellen, Famke Janssen, James Marsden, Brian Cox, Alan Cumming, Rebecca Romijn-Stamos, Anna Paquin and Bruce Davison. The film has become a hit grossing over $ 400 million word and it also holds a strong 88% critics approval rate and 95% notice of approval from the audience. This action adventure was directed by Bryan Singer.
3. Spider-Man 2 (2004)
Tobey Maguire returns as Peter Parker / Spider-Man and Sam Raimi also returned as director and together they delivered one of the biggest blockbusters in history. Tobey Maguire Faced Dr. Octavius played by Alfred Molina in this movie and also testified that he is slowly losing his power. His true identity is revealed in the film when his best friend Harry Osborn played by James Franco founded the truth and Mary Jane Watson, played by Kirsten Dunst also establishes that Peter Parker is actually Spider-Man. The film also won an Academy Award and has 94% approval rate of 100% and critical notice of approval from the audience and also big success word over 780 million wide.
2. Iron Man (2008):
Robert Downey Jr. played the famous Ton Stark / Iron Man and delivered one of his signature performances. Iron Man was directed by John Favreau and reveals the story of Tony Stark gets to develop the armor and how he became the man of iron. Gwyneth Paltrow, Jeff Bridges and Terrence Howard also stars in the film as Virginia “Pepper” Potts, James Rhodes and Obadiah Stane, respectively. The film became one of the films of superheroes successful in history and has the approval of the approval rate of hearing 95% and 100% critical and was also became a commercial success
1. The Dark Knight (2008):
Undoubtedly the greatest superhero movie of all time. Christopher Nolan returns as the director and used his genius mind to develop the best result ever in history. Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne returned as / Batman and faces greater challenges and his most personal enemy Joker played by Heath Ledger and in the process also dealing with Harvey Dent / Two-Face. The Dark Knight broke numerous records and is currently one of seven films gross over $ 1 billion word wide. It also holds 91% approval rate of 100% and critical notice of approval from the audience. It was nominated for eight Oscars and won two. Heath Ledger, who plays the Joker won the Oscar for best supporting actor posthumously as he died just after completing the filming.