Superhero movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant superhero movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, surprise ending, entertaining, slasher, psychotronic and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with superhero, heroes, good versus evil, rivalry, male protagonist, danger, escapades, murder, chase and explosion plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as superhero: Spider-Man (2002), Spider-Man 2 (2004), Deadpool (2016), Iron Man (2008), The Dark Knight (2008), Iron Man 3 (2013), Iron Man 2 (2010), Thor (2011), The Avengers (2012), Ant-Man (2015).

List of superhero movies

 7.4
 805K
Spider-Man (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.
Style: exciting, serious, intense, suspense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, transformation, heroes, courage, secret identity, spider man character, super villain, double life, peter parker character, good versus evil, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, plymouth, manhattan new york city
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 7.4
 642K
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Peter Parker is going through a major identity crisis. Burned out from being Spider-Man, he decides to shelve his superhero alter ego, which leaves the city suffering in the wake of carnage left by the evil Doc Ock. In the meantime, Parker still ...
Style: sincere, exciting, entertaining, intense, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids, family outing, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, double life, teenage hero, peter parker character, spider man character, mad scientist, heroes, friendship, super villain, disguise, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, plymouth, manhattan new york city
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 8.0
 1.0M
Deadpool (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new ...
Style: exciting, stylized, parody, humorous, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: superhero, revenge, immortality, dark hero, mutant, superhuman powers, escapades, dark humor, violence, breaking the fourth wall, regeneration, cancer ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
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 7.9
 1.0M
Iron Man (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil.
Style: exciting, witty, entertaining, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, technology, adventure, intelligence, prodigy, billionaire, self sacrifice, millionaire, weapon system, androids and robots, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, afghanistan, california, malibu california, los angeles ...
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 9.0
 2.6M
The Dark Knight (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but ...
Style: exciting, neo noir, serious, suspense, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, batman, secret identity, heroes, organized crime, moral dilemma, psychopath, good versus evil, double life, rivalry, tragic hero, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, hong kong
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 7.1
 836K
Iron Man 3 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.
Style: entertaining, exciting, witty, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, hotshot hero, billionaire, androids and robots, rescue, heroes, terrorism, kidnapping, christmas, flying superhero, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, year 2012, 90s, year 1999, 21st century ...
Place: malibu california, california, tennessee, america, usa ...
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 6.9
 804K
Iron Man 2 (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: With the world now aware of his dual life as the armored superhero Iron Man, billionaire inventor Tony Stark faces pressure from the government, the press and the public to share his technology with the military. Unwilling to let go of his ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, tony stark character, androids and robots, good versus evil, billionaire, technology, adventure, heroes, robot, revenge, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., california, malibu california, monte carlo, monaco ...
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 7.0
 835K
Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Against his father Odin's will, The Mighty Thor - a powerful but arrogant warrior god - recklessly reignites an ancient war. Thor is cast down to Earth and forced to live among humans as punishment. Once here, Thor learns what it takes to be a ...
Style: entertaining, heroic, humorous, exciting, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: superhero, mythology, legends and myths, immortality, imaginary kingdom, superhuman powers, norse mythology, warrior, adventure, god, heroes, exile ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 10th century, 2010s
Place: scandinavia, new mexico, usa, norway
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 8.0
 1.4M
The Avengers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. ...
Style: exciting, heroic, humorous, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, family outing, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, alien invasion, good versus evil, superhuman powers, teamwork, monster, save the world, heroic mission, partners, tony stark character, alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new york, usa, berlin germany ...
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 7.3
 653K
Ant-Man (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Doctor Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of ...
Style: exciting, light, witty, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: superhero, heist, ant, superhuman powers, good versus evil, technology, shrinking, dark hero, heroes, father daughter relationship, mad scientist, chase ...
Time: contemporary, year 1989, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, san francisco, washington d.c.
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America is living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes ...
Style: exciting, heroic, futuristic, entertaining, psychotronic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, conspiracy, heroism, super soldier, friendship, mission, assassin, adventure, soldier, heroes, superhuman powers, chase ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., new jersey, usa
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 8.2
 1.4M
Batman Begins (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Driven by tragedy, billionaire Bruce Wayne dedicates his life to uncovering and defeating the corruption that plagues his home, Gotham City. Unable to work within the system, he instead creates a new identity, a symbol of fear for the criminal ...
Style: dark, exciting, suspense, atmospheric, harsh ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, batman, heroes, double life, secret identity, good versus evil, ninja, martial arts, crime fighter, vigilante, justice, social decay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 80s, 2000s ...
Place: usa, africa, himalaya, tibet
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 8.0
 723K
The Incredibles (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bob Parr has given up his superhero days to log in time as an insurance adjuster and raise his three children with his formerly heroic wife in suburbia. But when he receives a mysterious assignment, it's time to get back into costume.
Style: exciting, entertaining, funny, humorous, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, disney, family, heroes, good versus evil, secret identity, adventure, superhuman powers, parents and children, superheroine, disguise, super strength ...
Time: 60s, 50s, year 1962
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Peter Parker is an outcast high schooler abandoned by his parents as a boy, leaving him to be raised by his Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Like most teenagers, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. As Peter ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, sentimental, heroic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing, girls' night, kids
Plot: superhero, super powers, superhuman powers, good versus evil, teenager, revenge, transformation, mad scientist, teenage superhero, mutant, vigilantism, spider man character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
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Venom: Let There Be Carnage (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sequel to the box-office hit film "Venom."
Style: psychotronic, tense, captivating, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: superhero, monster, villain, alien monster, human versus alien, alien parasite, alien creature, experiment gone awry, revenge, heroes, alien, sociopath ...
Time: 2020s, 90s, year 1996
Place: san francisco, california, north america, usa, mexico
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 7.1
 761K
Man of Steel (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, epic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, adventure, superman character, alien invasion, secret identity, space and aliens, double life, save the world, alien, superhuman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, kansas, canada
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Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Predominantly set during World War II, Steve Rogers is a sickly man from Brooklyn who's transformed into super-soldier Captain America to aid in the war effort. Rogers must stop the Red Skull – Adolf Hitler's ruthless head of weaponry, ...
Style: heroic, exciting, stylized, entertaining, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: superhero, world war two, courage, heroism, superhuman powers, adventure, heroes, military, army, soldier, heroic mission, scientist ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, year 1942, 2010s, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, new jersey, germany ...
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 7.6
 341K
The Flash (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen ...
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen drama
Plot: superhero, heroes, time travel, speed, supernatural power, superhuman powers, adventure, good versus evil, secret identity, multiverse, fighting crime, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa
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The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Following the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman assumes responsibility for Dent's crimes to protect the late attorney's reputation and is subsequently hunted by the Gotham City Police Department. Eight years later, Batman ...
Style: exciting, suspense, twists and turns, dark, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, batman, heroes, good versus evil, secret identity, double life, chaos and mayhem, terrorist, vengeance, police detective, villainess, female villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, pentagon, italy
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 7.4
 546K
X2 (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Professor Charles Xavier and his team of genetically gifted superheroes face a rising tide of anti-mutant sentiment led by Col. William Stryker. Storm, Wolverine and Jean Grey must join their usual nemeses – Magneto and Mystique – to unhinge ...
Style: exciting, intense, humorous, serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, super powers, superhuman powers, mutant, mind control, assassination attempt, x men, teenage superhero, dark hero, school, teleportation ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, near future, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., canada, usa, boston
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 8.6
 426K
Daredevil (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Lawyer-by-day Matt Murdock uses his heightened senses from being blinded as a young boy to fight crime at night on the streets of Hell’s Kitchen as Daredevil.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, neo noir ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, secret identity, lawyer, vigilante, vigilantism, heroic mission, fighting crime, ninja, blindness, good versus evil, one against many ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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 7.3
 739K
Black Panther (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: King T'Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within ...
Style: suspense, futuristic, stylized, intense, slasher ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, martial arts, king, good versus evil, loss of father, technology, warrior, black hero, chase, panther, strong female character, spy ...
Time: future, year 1992, 2010s, 90s, 21st century ...
Place: africa, london, oakland california, nigeria, south korea
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 7.6
 558K
Kick-Ass (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Dave Lizewski is an unnoticed high school student and comic book fan who one day decides to become a super-hero, even though he has no powers, training or meaningful reason to do so.
Style: stylized, funny, entertaining, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, young heroes, misfit, teenage life, crimes, female killer, double life, lifestyle, youth, friends, vigilantism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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 7.5
 126K
Smallville (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Smallville is an American television series developed by writers/producers Alfred Gough and Miles Millar. It is based on the DC Comics character Superman, originally created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. The series follows the adventures of Clark ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: superhero, secret identity, super powers, superhuman powers, superman character, double life, super strength, good versus evil, friendship, teenage love, heroes, teenage superhero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: kansas
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The Umbrella Academy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A dysfunctional family of superheroes comes together to solve the mystery of their father's death, the threat of the apocalypse and more.
Style: exciting, tense, bleak, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, time travel, heroes, time traveler, adventure, fight, team, family, fantasy world, life is a bitch, death, apocalypse ...
Time: contemporary, future, year 1989, 80s
Place: usa
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 7.8
 455K
Big Hero 6 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.
Style: feel good, touching, exciting, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, robot, disney, friendship, heroes, adventure, young heroes, boy genius, androids and robots, good versus evil, friends, child prodigy ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: san francisco, tokyo, california
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 7.5
 428K
Arrow (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed with a bow.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, double life, fighting crime, martial arts, rivalry, millionaire, archer, vigilantism, crime fighter, crimes, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa
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 6.4
 477K
Hancock (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hancock is a down-and-out superhero who's forced to employ a PR expert to help repair his image when the public grows weary of all the damage he's inflicted during his lifesaving heroics. The agent's idea of imprisoning the antihero ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: superhero, immortality, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, heroes, invulnerability, super powers, memory loss, soul mate, impossible love, superhuman, lone wolves ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, brooklyn new york city, usa, new york
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 7.5
 726K
Doctor Strange (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under her wing and trains him to defend the world against evil.
Style: entertaining, breathtaking, colourful, witty, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, magic, wizards, sorcerer, time loop, good versus evil, parallel universe, time, fantasy world, supernatural power, magician, fight scenes ...
Time: future, year 2017, year 2016, 2010s
Place: nepal, mount everest, hong kong, new york, london
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 6.2
 123K
Supergirl (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Twenty-four-year-old Kara Zor-El, who was taken in by the Danvers family when she was 13 after being sent away from Krypton, must learn to embrace her powers after previously hiding them. The Danvers teach her to be careful with her powers, until ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, emotional, serious, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, female protagonist, super powers, superheroine, strong female character, supernatural power, secret identity, heroes, superhuman powers, journalist, save the day, alien ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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