I have compiled the best 30 superhero movies on Netflix for you.
Sorted by IMDb scoring.
1) THE DARK KNIGHT (2008)
Action film by Christopher Nolan with Christian Bale and Heath Ledger
In the second part of Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy, The Dark Knight, Heath Ledger tries to throw Gotham City into chaos and thwart Batman’s plans as the Joker.
2) THE DARK KNIGHT RISES (2012)
Superhero film by Christopher Nolan with Christian Bale and Tom Hardy .
With The Dark Knight Rises, Christopher Nolan brings his dark Batman trilogy to a close, in which Batman Christian Bale has to face the terrorist Bane.
3 SPIDER-MAN: A NEW UNIVERSE (2018)
Animated film by Bob Persichetti and Peter Ramsey .
In the animated film Spider-Man: A New Universe, Miles Morales learns about superhero parallel universes and discovers that he is not the only hero in a spider suit in the so-called Spider-Verse.
4) BATMAN BEGINS (2005)
Superhero film by Christopher Nolan with Christian Bale and Liam Neeson .
Batman Begins is the prelude to the highly acclaimed Batman trilogy by Christopher Nolan with Christian Bale in the role of the dark knight.
5) DEADPOOL (2016)
Superhero movie of Tim Miller with Ryan Reynolds and Morena Baccarin .
With Deadpool, Ryan Reynolds gets the chance to save his battered reputation from X-Men Origins: Wolverine as Merc with a Mouth in the spin-off of the X-Men series.
6) IRON MAN (2008)
Superhero film by Jon Favreau with Robert Downey Jr. and Terrence Howard .
Not every hero needs superpowers – just the head of a futuristic inventor and the money of a multi-billionaire. Robert Downey Jr. is the Iron Man aka Tony Stark in the first part of the comic book adaptation of Jon Favreau.
7) KICK ASS ( 2010 )
Superhero film by Matthew Vaughn with Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Chloë Grace Moretz .
Matthew Vaughn’s comic book Kick-Ass tells of a teenager (Aaron Johnson) who becomes the superhero of his city without any superpowers – with the kind support of Big Daddy (Nicolas Cage) and Hitgirl (Chloë Grace Moretz).
8) SCOTT PILGRIM VS THE REST OF THE WORLD (2010)
Superhero film of Edgar Wright with Michael Cera and Alison Pill .
Ramona Flowers has brightly colored hair, an extraordinary style … and 7 psychopathic ex-boyfriends that Michael Cera has to defeat in ‘Scott Pilgrim Against the Rest of the World’.
9) SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING (2017)
Superhero movie by Jon Watts with Tom Holland and Robert Downey Jr.
After Tobey Maguire was seen as a friendly spider from the neighborhood in Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man trilogy and Andrew Garfield in the two The Amazing Spider-Man films, Tom Holland now slips into the role of the spider man.
10) WONDER WOMAN (2017)
Superhero film by Patty Jenkins with Gal Gadot and Chris Pine .
The DC comic adaptation Wonder Woman sends Gal Gadot into the ring as the eponymous Amazon princess and superhero in World War I.
11) 7,3 SPIDER-MAN (2002)
Action film by Sam Raimi with Tobey Maguire and Kirsten Dunst .
In Sam Raimi’s comic book Spider-Man, Tobey Maguire is the friendly spider next door.
12) THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE (2017)
Animated film by Chris McKay with Will Arnett and Michael Cera .
After making his debut as the Black Knight in The Lego Movie, Will Arnett returns to the big screen as the voice actor for Batman. He is supported by Michael Cera, who speaks Robin.
13) MEGAMIND (2010)
Comedy by Tom McGrath with Oliver Welke and Ben Stiller .
Megamind has to face a dangerous opponent that he has created himself.
14) IRON MAN 3 (2013)
Action film of Shane Black with Xueqi Wang and Robert Downey Jr. .
Tony Stark, better known as Iron Man, finds one of his toughest adversaries in Part 3 in the Mandarin Ben Kingsley.
15) CONSTANTINE (2005)
Superhero film by Francis Lawrence with Keanu Reeves and Rachel Weisz .
In the comic adaptation Constantine , Keanu Reeves investigates an alleged suicide as the detective of the supernatural John Constantine. The trail leads straight to hell
16) MAN OF STEEL (2013)
Superhero film by Zack Snyder with Henry Cavill and Michael Shannon .
A good seven years were left for the next attempt to restart Superman. Bryan Singer passed the director’s chair on to Zack Snyder, who now brought his version to the screen with Man of Steel.
17) IRON MAN 2 (2010)
Superhero movie from Jon Favreau with Robert Downey Jr. and Gwyneth Paltrow .
In the sequel to the surprise hit Iron Man, Robert Downey Jr. must find a way not to be killed by his own technology and also compete against the vengeful Mickey Rourke aka Whiplash.
18) HELLBOY II-THE GOLDEN ARMY (2008)
Superhero film by Guillermo del Toro with Ron Perlman and Selma Blair .
In the sequel to the comic book adaptation, the bad-tempered Hellboy has to take on an entire army while also clearing up his relationship problems.
19) SHAZAM! (2019)
Superhero film by David F. Sandberg with Zachary Levi and Mark Strong .
With Shazam! Another DC comic is brought to screen life: the first Captain Marvel. The boy Billy Batson becomes the power of the magic word Shazam! to the adult superhero.
20) X-MEN: APOCALYPSE (2016)
Superhero movie of Bryan Singer with James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender .
20th Century Fox expands the franchise with X-Men: Apocalypse and sends the X-Men into battle against the first of its kind: the overwhelming opponent Apocalypse.
21) AQUAMAN (2018)
Superhero film by James Wan with Jason Momoa and Amber Heard .
In the DC superhero film Aquaman, Jason Momoa learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis. But can he become a hero and lead his people?
22) MATRIX REVOLUTIONS (2003)
End time film by Lilly Wachowski and Lana Wachowski with Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss .
Matrix Revolutions is the third and final part of the science fiction trilogy about Neo Keanu Reeves and his allied freedom fighters.
23) THE INCREDIBLE HULK (2008)
Fantasy film by Louis Leterrier with Edward Norton and Liv Tyler .
In The Incredible Hulk, Bruce Banner fights both his own evil side and General Ross and his idea of a super soldier.
24) KICK-ASS 2 (2013)
Action film by Jeff Wadlow with Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Chloë Grace Moretz .
In Kick-Ass 2, the groups around Kick-Ass Aaron Johnson and Red Mist Christopher Mintz Plasse add more amateur heroes and villains.
25) HANCOCK (2008)
Superhero film by Peter Berg with Will Smith and Charlize Theron .
As Hancock, Will Smith shows that even superheroes can make wrong decisions in life. Only Jason Bateman still wants to give him a new image.
26) BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE (2016)
Superhero film by Zack Snyder with Henry Cavill and Ben Affleck .
In the Man of Steel sequel Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Henry Cavill returns to the big screen a second time as Superman and meets the new Warner Batman Ben Affleck.
27) SPIDER-MAN 3 (2007)
Superhero film by Sam Raimi with Tobey Maguire and Kirsten Dunst .
In the third part of the comic adaptation, superhero Tobey Maguire has to deal with a lot of opponents: the Sandman, his best friend and himself.
28) SUICIDE SQUAD (2016)
Superhero film by David Ayer with Margot Robbie and Will Smith .
The Suicide Squad is a group of super villains from the DC house who go on suicide mission on behalf of the US government in order to avoid prison.
29) PROJECT POWER (2020)
Action film by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman with Jamie Foxx and Joseph Gordon-Levitt .
In Netflix’s sci-fi thriller, Project Power, a new drug grants superpowers for 5 minutes, which quickly escalates the situation on the streets. Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Jamie Foxx try to stop the trend.
30) GREEN LANTERN (2011)
Action film of Martin Campbell with Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively .
In Green Lantern , the film adaptation of the reluctant DC hero, Ryan Reynolds slips into the role of jet pilot Hal Jordan, who becomes a member of the Green Lantern Corps’ space police.