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The 100 best ranked Superhero and Action Movies

The 100 best ranked Superhero and Action movies ranked by SDHb.

Welcome to our definitive ranked list of the best superhero and action movies of all time. These are the films that have received the highest ratings from critics and audiences alike. From classic comic book adaptations to modern-day blockbusters, these action-packed films are sure to thrill and entertain. Whether you're a diehard fan or just looking for something to watch this weekend, you'll find something on this list that's sure to satisfy. Check out our picks for the top 100 highest rated superhero and action movies of all time!

Title (Year)SHDb Rating
The Godfather (1972)1. The Godfather (1972)9.6
Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)2. Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)9.5
Taxi Driver (1976)3. Taxi Driver (1976)9.4
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)4. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)9.4
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)5. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)9.3
The Dark Knight (2008)6. The Dark Knight (2008)9.3
Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse (2023)7. Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse (2023)9.3
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)8. Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)9.2
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)9. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)9.2
The Godfather: Part II (1974)10. The Godfather: Part II (1974)9.1
Fight Club (1999)11. Fight Club (1999)9.1
Spirited Away (2001)12. Spirited Away (2001)9.1
Astérix at the Olympic Games (2008)13. Astérix at the Olympic Games (2008)9.1
Kung Fu Panda (2008)14. Kung Fu Panda (2008)9.1
The Prestige (2006)15. The Prestige (2006)9.0
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)16. Avengers: Infinity War (2018)9.0
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)17. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)8.9
The Matrix (1999)18. The Matrix (1999)8.9
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)19. Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)8.9
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)20. Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)8.8
Inception (2010)21. Inception (2010)8.8
Avengers: Endgame (2019)22. Avengers: Endgame (2019)8.8
Dune: Part Two (2024)23. Dune: Part Two (2024)8.8
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)24. Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)8.7
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)25. How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)8.7
Logan (2017)26. Logan (2017)8.7
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)27. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)8.7
Aliens (1986)28. Aliens (1986)8.6
Hollow Man (2000)29. Hollow Man (2000)8.6
Spider-Man 2 (2004)30. Spider-Man 2 (2004)8.6
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)31. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)8.6
The Avengers (2012)32. The Avengers (2012)8.6
The Dark Knight Rises (2012)33. The Dark Knight Rises (2012)8.6
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)34. Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)8.6
Captain America: Civil War (2016)35. Captain America: Civil War (2016)8.6
Rurouni Kenshin: The Beginning (2021)36. Rurouni Kenshin: The Beginning (2021)8.6
Jurassic Park (1993)37. Jurassic Park (1993)8.5
Heat (1995)38. Heat (1995)8.5
Shrek (2001)39. Shrek (2001)8.5
Spider-Man (2002)40. Spider-Man (2002)8.5
The Incredibles (2004)41. The Incredibles (2004)8.5
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)42. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)8.5
King Kong (2005)43. King Kong (2005)8.5
Iron Man (2008)44. Iron Man (2008)8.5
Megamind (2010)45. Megamind (2010)8.5
Rurouni Kenshin Part I: Origins (2012)46. Rurouni Kenshin Part I: Origins (2012)8.5
The Conjuring (2013)47. The Conjuring (2013)8.5
Joker (2019)48. Joker (2019)8.5
Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021)49. Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021)8.5
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 (2023)50. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 (2023)8.5
Troy (2004)51. Troy (2004)8.4
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)52. Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)8.4
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)53. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)8.4
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)54. Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)8.4
Black Panther (2018)55. Black Panther (2018)8.4
Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021)56. Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021)8.4
The Batman (2022)57. The Batman (2022)8.4
Superman (1978)58. Superman (1978)8.3
Alien (1979)59. Alien (1979)8.3
Back to the Future (1985)60. Back to the Future (1985)8.3
Batman Returns (1992)61. Batman Returns (1992)8.3
Shrek 2 (2004)62. Shrek 2 (2004)8.3
Shrek Forever After (2010)63. Shrek Forever After (2010)8.3
Man of Steel (2013)64. Man of Steel (2013)8.3
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)65. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)8.3
Rurouni Kenshin Part II: Kyoto Inferno (2014)66. Rurouni Kenshin Part II: Kyoto Inferno (2014)8.3
Doctor Strange (2016)67. Doctor Strange (2016)8.3
Thor: Ragnarok (2017)68. Thor: Ragnarok (2017)8.3
Cars 3 (2017)69. Cars 3 (2017)8.3
Puss in Boots: The Last Wish (2022)70. Puss in Boots: The Last Wish (2022)8.3
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)71. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)8.2
Rocky (1976)72. Rocky (1976)8.2
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)73. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)8.2
Batman (1989)74. Batman (1989)8.2
Cars (2006)75. Cars (2006)8.2
Avatar (2009)76. Avatar (2009)8.2
X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)77. X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)8.2
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)78. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)8.2
Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019)79. Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019)8.2
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021)80. Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021)8.2
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)81. Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)8.1
The Terminator (1984)82. The Terminator (1984)8.1
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)83. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)8.1
Toy Story (1995)84. Toy Story (1995)8.1
Batman Begins (2005)85. Batman Begins (2005)8.1
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)86. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)8.1
Deadpool (2016)87. Deadpool (2016)8.1
John Wick: Chapter 4 (2023)88. John Wick: Chapter 4 (2023)8.1
Transformers: Rise of the Beasts (2023)89. Transformers: Rise of the Beasts (2023)8.1
Toy Story 2 (1999)90. Toy Story 2 (1999)8.0
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)91. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)8.0
Toy Story 3 (2010)92. Toy Story 3 (2010)8.0
Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)93. Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)8.0
John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)94. John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)8.0
Deadpool 2 (2018)95. Deadpool 2 (2018)8.0
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (2022)96. Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (2022)8.0
Godzilla Minus One (2023)97. Godzilla Minus One (2023)8.0
Superman II (1981)98. Superman II (1981)7.9
The Running Man (1987)99. The Running Man (1987)7.9
Unbreakable (2000)100. Unbreakable (2000)7.9