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, entertaining, stylized, humorous, suspenseful and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with superhero, heroes, rivalry, good versus evil, escapades, superhuman powers, super villain, revenge, danger and mentor plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as superhero: Deadpool (2016), The Dark Knight (2008), Thor (2011), The Dark Knight Rises (2012), Iron Man (2008), The Flash (2014), Batman Begins (2005), Iron Man 3 (2013), Spider-Man (2002), Iron Man 2 (2010).

List of superhero movies

 8.0
 872K
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, comic, stylized, dark humor, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, dark hero, anti hero, mutant, revenge, anti heroes, imaginary, immortality, self healing, supernatural ability, escapades ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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 9.0
 2.2M
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, serious, rough, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, heroes, batman, organized crime, double life, good versus evil, master villain, rivalry, moral dilemma, super villain, dark hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, hong kong
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 7.0
 723K
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: humorous, exciting, stylized, epic, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, adventure, immortality, mythology, imaginary kingdom, superhuman powers, legends and myths, warrior, prince, exile, protector, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new mexico, usa, scandinavia, norway
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The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
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, bleak, serious, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, good versus evil, secret identity, chaos and mayhem, explosion, police detective, batman, terrorist, criminal underworld, chaos, destruction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, italy, pentagon
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 7.9
 911K
Iron Man (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, technology, prodigy, adventure, heroes, good versus evil, self sacrifice, terrorism, weapon system, millionaire, androids and robots, weapons ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, malibu california, usa, middle east, afghanistan ...
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 7.7
 296K
The Flash (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, supernatural power, heroes, good versus evil, speed, time travel, save the world, adventure, danger, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
Place: usa
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 8.2
 1.3M
Batman Begins (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure
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, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, double life, secret identity, good versus evil, heroes, batman, disguise, fighting crime, haunted by the past, undercover, crime fighter, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 1990s, 90s ...
Place: usa, africa, himalaya, tibet
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 7.2
 732K
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: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, intense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, adventure, vengeance, hotshot hero, rivalry, danger, escapades, heroes, millionaire, betrayal, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1999, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: tennessee, malibu california, miami, pakistan, washington d.c. ...
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 7.3
 669K
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, suspenseful, intense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, super villain, experiment, experiment gone awry, double life, courage, master villain, transformation, imaginary, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.0
 698K
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: exciting, witty, suspenseful, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, scientist, rivalry, adventure, heroes, escapades, danger, villain, secretary, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: malibu california, new york, moscow russia, washington d.c., new mexico ...
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 6.3
 107K
Supergirl (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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, light, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, superhero, strong female character, superheroine, secret identity, alien race, superhuman powers, imaginary, super strength, good versus evil, alien, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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 7.0
 672K
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: comic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, adventure, save the world, secret identity, double life, family relations, imaginary, superhuman, alien invasion, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, canada, kansas
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 7.3
 527K
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, serious, sentimental, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, family outing, teens, date night
Plot: superhero, super villain, superhuman powers, scientist, double life, mad scientist, good versus evil, defamation, student, photographer, doctor, tentacle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 8.0
 636K
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, humorous, entertaining, feel good, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: superhero, adventure, secret identity, good versus evil, superhuman powers, heroes, disney, family, secret, villain, parents and children, lawsuit ...
Time: 60s, 50s, year 1962, 1950s, 1960s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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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, suspenseful, suspense, entertaining, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, adventure, political thriller, rivalry, danger, betrayal, friendship, mission, soldier, gadget, explosion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, new jersey
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 8.0
 1.2M
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, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, good versus evil, monster, superhuman powers, save the world, imaginary, heroic mission, giant, alien invasion, teamwork, costumed hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, berlin germany
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 8.6
 348K
Daredevil (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
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, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, secret identity, heroes, good versus evil, fighting crime, danger, superhuman powers, undercover, daredevil, lawyer, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 7.6
 514K
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, exciting, humorous, entertaining, brutal ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night, teen comedy
Plot: superhero, disguise, fighting crime, youth, heroes, killings, teenage life, lifestyle, odd, fist fighting, misfit, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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 7.4
 113K
Smallville (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
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, serious, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: superhero, secret identity, superhuman powers, good versus evil, teenage love, friendship, double life, danger, alien, secret, escapades, earth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: kansas
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 7.6
 399K
Arrow (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, double life, fighting crime, vigilantism, undercover, martial arts, millionaire, rivalry, righting the wronged, masked vigilante, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa
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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: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, comic, reboot ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, secret identity, good versus evil, experiment, mad scientist, genetic engineering, transformation, teenage superhero, fighting crime, love and romance, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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 7.2
 220K
Megamind (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bumbling supervillain Megamind finally defeats his nemesis, the superhero Metro Man. But without a hero, he loses all purpose and must find new meaning to his life.
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, funny, witty ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: superhero, anti heroes, good versus evil, superhuman powers, rivalry, anti hero, master villain, reporter, talking animals, fish, villain, jealousy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, South Korea, Japan
Duration: 20 min.
Story: Normal high school kids by day, protectors of Paris by night! Miraculous follows the heroic adventures of Marinette and Adrien as they transform into Ladybug and Cat Noir and set out to capture akumas, creatures responsible for turning the people of ...
Style: sweet, captivating, feel good, sincere, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: magic, superhero, female protagonist, friendship, good versus evil, partners, school, teenage superhero, supernatural ability, heroine, transformation, destiny ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, france
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 6.2
 76K
Sky High (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a world where superheroes are commonly known and accepted, young Will Stronghold, the son of the Commander and Jetstream, tries to find a balance between being a normal teenager and an extraordinary being.
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, not serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: young heroes, high school, superhero, friendship, good versus evil, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, heroes, parents and children, coming of age, best friends, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa
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 6.9
 412K
Captain Marvel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously ...
Style: comic, exciting, humorous, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: superhero, female warrior, superheroine, good versus evil, superhuman powers, save the world, super strength, danger, warrior, weapons, alien technology, alien invasion ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 80s, year 1995, year 1989
Place: los angeles, louisiana
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The Umbrella Academy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, adventure, danger, fantasy world, family, life is a bitch, death, time travel, dysfunctional family, fight, superheroine ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, courage, heroism, adventure, army, one man army, disney, heroic mission, world war two, soldier, good versus evil ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1942
Place: new york, usa, italy, london, alps ...
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My Hero Academia (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: People are not born equal, a realization that 4-year-old Midoriya Izuku faced when bullied by his classmates who had unique special powers. Izuku was one of the rare cases where he was born with absolutely no unique powers. This did not stop Izuku ...
Style: exciting, comic, sincere, entertaining, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: super strength, superhero, friendship, training, school, heroism, super villain, high school, rivalry, teamwork, society, supernatural power ...
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 5.5
 261K
Green Lantern (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For centuries, a small but powerful force of warriors called the Green Lantern Corps has sworn to keep intergalactic order. Each Green Lantern wears a ring that grants him superpowers. But when a new enemy called Parallax threatens to destroy the ...
Style: comic, suspenseful, exciting, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, adventure, alien, transformation, secret identity, supernatural ability, imaginary, mad scientist, immortal, chosen one, one man army ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 1990s, 2010s ...
Place: usa
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The Thundermans (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Meet The Thundermans, a typical suburban family that happens to have astounding superpowers. At the center of the action are the 14-year-old Thunderman twins, who share the same bathroom, the same school, and the same annoying little siblings. Their ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, siblings relations, twins, family relations, young heroes, superhuman powers, heroes, family, youth, eccentric family, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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