22 Marvel Cinematic Universe Movies As Ranked by IMDb Users

by IMDb-Contributing-Writers | last updated - 02 May 2019

Now that the Infinity War Saga has come to and end, how do IMDb users rate the 22 movies of the Marvel Cinematic Universe? You may not be surprised by the top-rated and lowest-rated films on this list, but there are definitely some plot twists in the middle rankings. If you don't agree with the results, go forth and rate your favorites higher. (Updated 05/01/2019)

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The Incredible Hulk (2008)

22. The Incredible Hulk (2008) - Rating: 6.7

Plot: Depicting the events after the Gamma Bomb. The Incredible Hulk tells the story of Dr. Bruce Banner, who seeks a cure to his unique condition, which causes him to turn into a giant green monster under emotional stress.

Chris Hemsworth in Thor: The Dark World (2013)

21. Thor: The Dark World (2013) - Rating: 6.9

Plot: When Dr. Jane Foster gets cursed with a powerful entity known as the Aether, Thor is heralded of the cosmic event known as the Convergence and the genocidal Dark Elves.

Chris Evans and Sebastian Stan in Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

20. Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) - Rating: 6.9

Plot: It is 1941 and the world is in the throes of war. Steve Rogers wants to do his part and join America's armed forces, but the military rejects him because of his small stature. Finally, Steve gets his chance when he is accepted into an experimental program that turns him into a supersoldier called Captain America. Joining forces with Bucky Barnes and Peggy Carter, Captain America leads the fight against the Nazi-backed HYDRA organization.

Robert Downey Jr. and Scarlett Johansson in Iron Man 2 (2010)

19. Iron Man 2 (2010) - Rating: 7.0

Plot: With the world now aware of his identity as Iron Man, Tony Stark must contend with both his declining health and a vengeful mad man with ties to his father's legacy.

Tom Hiddleston and Chris Hemsworth in Thor (2011)

18. Thor (2011) – Rating: 7.0

Plot: The warrior Thor (Chris Hemsworth) is cast out of the fantastic realm of Asgard by his father Odin (Sir Anthony Hopkins) for his arrogance and sent to Earth to live amongst humans. Falling in love with scientist Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) teaches Thor much-needed lessons, and his new-found strength comes into play as a villain from his homeland sends dark forces toward Earth.

Brie Larson in Captain Marvel (2019)

17. Captain Marvel (2019) – Rating: 7.1

Plot: Carol Danvers becomes one of the universe's most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races.

Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly in Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)

16. Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) – Rating: 7.1

Plot: As Scott Lang balances being both a Super Hero and a father, Hope van Dyne and Dr. Hank Pym present an urgent new mission that finds the Ant-Man fighting alongside The Wasp to uncover secrets from their past.

Robert Downey Jr. in Iron Man 3 (2013)

15. Iron Man 3 (2013) – Rating: 7.2

Plot: When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.

Paul Rudd in Ant-Man (2015)

14. Ant-Man (2015) – Rating: 7.3

Plot: Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, cat burglar Scott Lang must embrace his inner hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, plan and pull off a heist that will save the world.

Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo, and Chris Hemsworth in Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

13. Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) – Rating: 7.3

Plot: When Tony Stark and Bruce Banner try to jump-start a dormant peacekeeping program called Ultron, things go horribly wrong and it's up to Earth's mightiest heroes to stop the villainous Ultron from enacting his terrible plan.

Michael B. Jordan, Chadwick Boseman, and Sydelle Noel in Black Panther (2018)

13. Black Panther (2018) – Rating: 7.3

Plot: T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country's past.

Tom Holland in Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)

12. Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) – Rating: 7.5

Plot: Peter Parker balances his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens with his superhero alter-ego Spider-Man, and finds himself on the trail of a new menace prowling the skies of New York City.

Benedict Cumberbatch in Doctor Strange (2016)

11. Doctor Strange (2016) – Rating: 7.5

Plot: After a tragic car accident, Doctor Stephen Strange must put ego aside and learn the secrets of a hidden world of mysticism and alternate dimensions. Based in New York City's Greenwich Village, Doctor Strange must act as an intermediary between the real world and what lies beyond,

Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)

10. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) – Rating: 7.7

Plot: A group of intergalactic criminals must pull together to stop a fanatical warrior with plans to purge the universe.

Robert Downey Jr. and Chris Evans in Captain America: Civil War (2016)

9. Captain America: Civil War (2016) – Rating: 7.8

Plot: After another incident involving the Avengers results in collateral damage, political pressure mounts to install a system of accountability, headed by a governing body to oversee and direct the team. The new status quo fractures the Avengers, resulting in two camps, one led by Steve Rogers and his desire for the Avengers to remain free to defend humanity without government interference, and the other following Tony Stark's surprising decision to support government oversight and accountability.

Sebastian Stan in Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

7. Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) – Rating: 7.8

Plot: As Steve Rogers struggles to embrace his role in the modern world, he teams up with a fellow Avenger and S.H.I.E.L.D agent, Black Widow, to battle a new threat from history: an assassin known as the Winter Soldier.

Chris Hemsworth in Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

6. Thor: Ragnarok (2017) - Rating: 7.9

Plot: Thor is imprisoned on the planet Sakaar, and must race against time to return to Asgard and stop Ragnarök, the destruction of his world, at the hands of the powerful and ruthless villain Hela.

Robert Downey Jr. and Shaun Toub in Iron Man (2008)

5. Iron Man (2008) – Rating: 7.9

Plot: While conducting weapons tests overseas, billionaire industrialist and genius inventor, Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.), is kidnapped by terrorists and forced to build a devastating weapon. Instead, he builds an armored suit and takes down his captors. After returning to America, Stark refines the suit and uses it to combat crime and terrorism.

Chris Pratt in Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

4. Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) – Rating: 8.1

Plot: A band of intergalactic criminals must pull together to stop a fanatical warrior with plans to purge the universe.

Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo, and Chris Hemsworth in The Avengers (2012)

3. The Avengers (2012) – Rating: 8.1

Plot: Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a team if they are going to stop the mischievous Loki and his alien army from enslaving humanity.

Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Chadwick Boseman, Sebastian Stan, Danai Gurira, and Marie Mouroum in Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

2. Avengers: Infinity War (2018) – Rating: 8.5

Plot: As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six Infinity Stones, artifacts of unimaginable power, and use them to inflict his twisted will on all of reality. Everything the Avengers have fought for has led up to this moment, the fate of Earth and existence has never been more uncertain.

Don Cheadle, Robert Downey Jr., Bradley Cooper, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Paul Rudd, and Karen Gillan in Avengers: Endgame (2019)

1. Avengers: Endgame (2019) – Rating: 9.0

Plot: After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe.