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by Skye Leppert (2019-07-29)

I recently finished watching Thor upon Blue-Ray and I enjoyed that a lot. Who would have at any time thought that a live-action Thor movie would ever be made. Specifically if you had ever seen the Thor appearance in one of the Extraordinary Hulk TV movies years ago. The concept of Green Lantern rocks ! but I never thought that all a movie would be made. Hence while I'm waiting for a live-action version of the Large group of Super-Heroes I thought i would mull over what I believe are the finest films in the ever-increasing genre of super-hero films. I've limited myself to live-action films even though some with the animated stuff is really cool. I think it would be cheating to mix animated films with the live-action films. I've also limited the number of "best" films to 10 otherwise I quickly venture over into the region of Return of the Swamp Thing and Steel. From the tender I go.

10. The Rocketeer (1991)

Any motion picture with Jennifer Connelly in it can't be too bad unless that movie is Hulk. The Rocketeer perfectly captured the look and spirit with the Dave Stevens comic publication. Super-Heroes and Nazi's usually go well together, like almond butter and jelly.

hunting for. The Incredible Hulk (2008)

Not to be confused with "Hulk" which was mentioned above, this 2008 soft re-boot of the Hulk franchise is actually really good. While not a sequel this film moves forward without invalidating anything from the previous film. The movie explores the fragile mind of Bruce Banner; evokes the best of the Bill Bixby television series and has outstanding (no pun intended) struggle scenes with the Abomination. As well as the love story with Betty Ross is kept down. What more can anyone ask for in a super-hero movie? The only thing I could think of would have been a been a cameo from Wolverine.

main. Blade (1998)

I did not know a lot about Blade when I saw this movie. I actually still don't know a whole bejesus of a lot about Knife the comic book identity but Blade the movie super hero is awesome. Martial arts, swords and vampires. So refreshing its scary.

7. Batman (1966)

Sure it's cheesy; sure Adam West is a little pudgy; sure Cesar Peregrino would not shave his mustache but this movie is just fun. Has there have you been a better Penguin or Riddler as played by Burgess Meredith and Frank Gorshin respectively? For that matter Lee Meriwether is #2 on the list of best Catwomen behind Julie Newmar and above Michelle Pfeiffer. In this movie we certainly see the classic Batmobile yet also the Bat-Copter, Bat-Bike and sbo360 Bat-Boat. We also learn that Batman carries anti-shark repellent in his tool belt. This movie will make the top ten list only for the scene with Batman running around the pier which has a bomb in his hands.

six. Superman II (1980)

Quarter-hour of this movie is probably the very best super hero movie ever made. The fight with Superman as opposed to General Zod, Ursa and Non over Metropolis still stands up to this day. If only Rich Donner had been allowed to finish the movie. We would have been spared much of the camp (this can be bad camp unlike the great camp in the Batman movie) added by Richard Lester. The cellophane "S"; teleporting Kryptonians in the Fortress of Solitude and the mind-altering "super-kiss" at the end of the movie (as if Superman didn't curently have enough powers someone believed it to be necessary to add a few more) unfortunately forces me to keep this movie out of my top five.

5. Spider-Man 2 (2004)

Simply a good movie. No longer bogged down by the requisite origin account Peter Parker can go and fight crime because Spider-Man. The scene with all the passengers on the monorail guarding Spider-Man chokes me up a bit inside. "Spider-Man" probably would have made this list nevertheless no matter how much I preferred Willem DaFoe as Norman Osborn I really disliked saving money Goblin costume in that film.

4. Iron Man (2008)

Robert Downey Jr. participating in a narcissistic self-absorbed self-destrucive person with a substance abuse trouble... awesome casting. In one movie Iron Man went via B-list hero whom no one but a comic book nerd had ever heard of into a true cultural icon and being featured prominently in each Marvel kid's toy right next to Spider-Man. That's the goal for all of these videos (see Green Lantern above). Iron Man not only completed it but it is a very great movie on top of it. The only drawback to the entire movie certainly is the closing fight scene between Iron Man and Obadiah Stane. I feel like the leading man has to fight a bigger, badder version of himself has been done to death. For example it was done in the same year in Marvel's other film the Incredible Hulk. Ultimately, I thought the movie was more interesting in order to focused on Tony Stark rather than Iron Man. It made for a good movie but I am just not sure if that is a best part for a "super hero" movie so Iron Man simply makes it to #4 in the list.

3. The Charcoal Knight (2008)

This film made a bazillion us dollars. Heath Ledger was amazing as the Joker. 2 weeks . fantastic movie. It's just so long (2 1/2 hours) and Christian Bale is definitely screaming throughout the entire film. I've always imagined Batman to have a stoic coolness... just like Clint Eastwood. Any complaints I've about this movie, however , will be quickly mitigated by a Batman and Robin flashback.

installment payments on your Captain America (2011)

What did I say before about super heroes and Nazis? Well it's even more true when the super hero is usually dressed up in an American flag. The Nazis don't stand a chance. I loved almost everything about this movie. Chris Evans was very convincing seeing that Captain America and as Charlie Rogers. Even the Red Head didn't seem cheesy. All of this and the Cosmic Cube as well, I loved this video. Captain America: The Initial Avenger is a great movie and well deserving of my #2 spot. There is only one video that could beat it out.

#1. Superman (1978)

This is this. The Grand-daddy of them all. It may not be the first super-hero movie but it is definitely the initial movie that you think of when you think about a super hero motion picture. Where Chris Evans was convincing in the role of Steve Rogers/Captain America, Christopher Reeve IS Superman and at the same time he delivers the certain portrayal of Clark Kent. Others have played the role before and after Reeve although none have worn the cape more convincingly or confidently. Christopher Reeve really made me believe that if a man could fly it would be him.