Given the ribbing that superhero movies have received by some of the movie press in the wake of the 2015 Oscars we’ve taken a look at the great and the good of the Superhero genre and despite what all the ribbing against these types of movies the genre itself has served up some absolute beauties. It seems churlish to dismiss these movies as lazy when you consider the cultural impact that they have. V For Vendetta has contributed more culturally than Titanic, don’t believe me? Tell that to everyone on Wall Street wearing a Guy Fawkes mask! The Dark Knight is a far more fitting film for Heath Ledger’s memory than The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus his final film.
Films like this are easily knocked because people like to knock what’s big. If nobody liked superhero movies, people wouldn’t make them! In Reverse Order, here’s our top 10 Superhero Movies of all time!