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1. Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021)

R | 242 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

8.1
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54 Metascore

Determined to ensure Superman's ultimate sacrifice was not in vain, Bruce Wayne aligns forces with Diana Prince with plans to recruit a team of metahumans to protect the world from an approaching threat of catastrophic proportions.

Director: Zack Snyder | Stars: Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Amy Adams

Votes: 336,666

2. Smallville (2001–2011)

TV-PG | 60 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.5
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A young Clark Kent struggles to find his place in the world as he learns to harness his alien powers for good and deals with the typical troubles of teenage life in Smallville, Kansas.

Stars: Tom Welling, Michael Rosenbaum, Allison Mack, Kristin Kreuk

Votes: 120,608

3. Superman and Lois (2021– )

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.9
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Follow the world's most famous super hero and comic books' most famous journalist as they deal with all the stress, pressures, and complexities that come with being working parents in today's society.

Stars: Tyler Hoechlin, Elizabeth Tulloch, Jordan Elsass, Alex Garfin

Votes: 20,578

4. Space Jam: A New Legacy (2021)

PG | 115 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

4.4
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36 Metascore

A rogue artificial intelligence kidnaps the son of famed basketball player LeBron James, who then has to work with Bugs Bunny to win a basketball game.

Director: Malcolm D. Lee | Stars: LeBron James, Don Cheadle, Cedric Joe, Khris Davis

Votes: 54,947

5. Justice League (2017)

PG-13 | 120 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.1
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45 Metascore

Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his new-found ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy.

Director: Zack Snyder | Stars: Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Jason Momoa, Ezra Miller

Votes: 425,257 | Gross: $229.02M

6. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

PG-13 | 152 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.4
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44 Metascore

Fearing that the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman takes on the Man of Steel, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs.

Director: Zack Snyder | Stars: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg

Votes: 664,195 | Gross: $330.36M

7. Man of Steel (2013)

PG-13 | 143 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.0
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55 Metascore

An alien child is evacuated from his dying world and sent to Earth to live among humans. His peace is threatened, when other survivors of his home planet invade Earth.

Director: Zack Snyder | Stars: Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Michael Shannon, Diane Lane

Votes: 729,786 | Gross: $291.05M

8. Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993–1997)

TV-PG | 46 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

6.7
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In addition to fighting evil, Superman has a burning romance with Lois Lane in both of his identities.

Stars: Dean Cain, Teri Hatcher, Lane Smith, K Callan

Votes: 22,772

9. Superman (1978)

PG | 143 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.3
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81 Metascore

An alien orphan is sent from his dying planet to Earth, where he grows up to become his adoptive home's first and greatest superhero.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, Gene Hackman, Marlon Brando

Votes: 166,783 | Gross: $134.22M

10. Superman Returns (2006)

PG-13 | 154 min | Action, Sci-Fi

6.0
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72 Metascore

Superman returns to Earth after spending five years in space examining his homeworld Krypton. But he finds things have changed while he was gone, and he must once again prove himself important to the world.

Director: Bryan Singer | Stars: Brandon Routh, Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth, James Marsden

Votes: 276,194 | Gross: $200.08M

11. Superman III (1983)

PG | 125 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.0
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44 Metascore

Synthetic kryptonite laced with tar splits Superman in two: good Clark Kent and bad Man of Steel.

Director: Richard Lester | Stars: Christopher Reeve, Richard Pryor, Margot Kidder, Jackie Cooper

Votes: 67,830 | Gross: $59.95M

12. Superman II (1980)

PG | 127 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.8
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83 Metascore

Superman agrees to sacrifice his powers to start a relationship with Lois Lane, unaware that three Kryptonian criminals he inadvertently released are conquering Earth.

Directors: Richard Lester, Richard Donner | Stars: Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, Ned Beatty

Votes: 103,095 | Gross: $108.19M

13. Superman: The Animated Series (1996–2000)

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.1
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The last son of the planet Krypton protects his adoptive home of Earth as the greatest of the superheroes.

Stars: Tim Daly, Joseph Bologna, Dana Delany, David Kaufman

Votes: 14,791

14. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)

TV-G | 30 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.7
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The Man of Steel fights crime with help from his friends at the Daily Planet.

Stars: George Reeves, Noel Neill, Jack Larson, John Hamilton

Votes: 3,638

15. Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987)

PG | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

3.7
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24 Metascore

The Man of Steel crusades for nuclear disarmament and meets Lex Luthor's latest creation, Nuclear Man.

Director: Sidney J. Furie | Stars: Christopher Reeve, Gene Hackman, Margot Kidder, Jackie Cooper

Votes: 46,538 | Gross: $15.68M

16. Batman: Hush (2019 Video)

PG-13 | 81 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.9
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When threads from Batman's past begin to unravel, the race is on for him to crack Hush's deadly game. Strange alliances will form and shattering secrets will be revealed when Hush's silence is finally broken.

Director: Justin Copeland | Stars: Jason O'Mara, Jennifer Morrison, Stuart Allan, Sachie Alessio

Votes: 16,157

17. DC Super Hero Girls (2019– )

TV-PG | 11 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.1
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Teenage versions of DC Comics superheroines both attend high school and fight crime to protect the citizens of Metropolis.

Stars: Tara Strong, Nicole Sullivan, Myrna Velasco, Kimberly Brooks

Votes: 1,032

18. Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox (2013 Video)

PG-13 | 75 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.1
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The Flash finds himself in a war torn alternate timeline and teams up with alternate versions of his fellow heroes to return home and restore the timeline.

Director: Jay Oliva | Stars: Justin Chambers, C. Thomas Howell, Michael B. Jordan, Kevin McKidd

Votes: 47,963

19. Superman: Red Son (2020 Video)

PG-13 | 84 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

6.4
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What if baby Kal-El's rocket landed, not in Kansas, but in the Soviet Union? That is the premise of this Elseworld's tale from DC Comics.

Director: Sam Liu | Stars: Jason Isaacs, Amy Acker, Diedrich Bader, Vanessa Marshall

Votes: 12,876

20. The Death of Superman (2018 Video)

PG-13 | 81 min | Animation, Action, Family

7.4
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Superman battles against an insurmountable foe named Doomsday.

Directors: Jake Castorena, Sam Liu | Stars: Jerry O'Connell, Rebecca Romijn, Rainn Wilson, Rosario Dawson

Votes: 15,229

21. Superman: Man of Tomorrow (2020 Video)

PG-13 | 86 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

6.4
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Daily Planet intern Clark Kent takes learning-on-the-job to new extremes when Lobo and Parasite set their sights on Metropolis.

Director: Chris Palmer | Stars: Darren Criss, Zachary Quinto, Ike Amadi, Eugene Byrd

Votes: 5,789

22. Justice League: War (2014 Video)

PG-13 | 79 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.3
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The world's finest heroes found the Justice League in order to stop an alien invasion of Earth.

Director: Jay Oliva | Stars: Sean Astin, Zach Callison, Christopher Gorham, Justin Kirk

Votes: 32,154

23. Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut (1980)

PG | 115 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

7.6
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Superman agrees to sacrifice his powers to start a relationship with Lois Lane, unaware that three Kryptonian criminals he inadvertently released are conquering Earth.

Directors: Richard Donner, Richard Lester | Stars: Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Marlon Brando, Ned Beatty

Votes: 15,725

24. Superman/Batman: Public Enemies (2009 Video)

PG-13 | 67 min | Animation, Action, Drama

7.2
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When Lex Luthor gets elected US President, he uses the threat of an oncoming kryptonite meteor striking Earth as a rationale to frame Superman.

Director: Sam Liu | Stars: Clancy Brown, Kevin Conroy, Tim Daly, Xander Berkeley

Votes: 22,735

25. Superman: Doomsday (2007 Video)

PG-13 | 75 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.0
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When LexCorps accidentally unleash a murderous creature, Doomsday, Superman meets his greatest challenge as a champion. Based on the "The Death of Superman" storyline that appeared in DC Comics' publications in the 1990s.

Directors: Lauren Montgomery, Bruce Timm, Brandon Vietti | Stars: Adam Baldwin, Anne Heche, James Marsters, John DiMaggio

Votes: 21,473

26. Justice League: Throne of Atlantis (2015 Video)

PG-13 | 72 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.7
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When Atlantian troops assault Metropolis as revenge for the death of their king, the Queen seeks help from the Justice League to find her son who has gone missing during the madness.

Director: Ethan Spaulding | Stars: Sean Astin, Rosario Dawson, Nathan Fillion, Christopher Gorham

Votes: 21,370

27. All-Star Superman (2011 Video)

PG | 76 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

6.9
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After being poisoned by sun radiation, a dying Superman decides to fulfill his lifelong dreams while Lex Luthor has his own agenda.

Director: Sam Liu | Stars: James Denton, Christina Hendricks, Anthony LaPaglia, Ed Asner

Votes: 14,858

28. Superman: Unbound (2013 Video)

PG-13 | 75 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.6
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Superman and Supergirl take on the cybernetic Brainiac, who boasts that he possesses "the knowledge and strength of 10,000 worlds."

Director: James Tucker | Stars: Matt Bomer, Stana Katic, John Noble, Molly C. Quinn

Votes: 12,252

29. Lego DC Super-Villains (2018 Video Game)

E10+ | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.9
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Supervillains from the DC Universe start a battle against a group of superheroes from another universe.

Directors: Andrew Holt, Arthur Parsons, Stephen Sharples | Stars: Anthony Ingruber, Armin Shimerman, Brandon Routh, Brian George

Votes: 601

30. Superman vs. The Elite (2012 Video)

PG-13 | 76 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

7.1
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The Man of Steel finds himself outshone by a new team of ruthless superheroes who hold his idealism in contempt.

Director: Michael Chang | Stars: George Newbern, Pauley Perrette, Robin Atkin Downes, Dee Bradley Baker

Votes: 13,320

31. The Batman Superman Movie: World's Finest (1997 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 64 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.8
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Joker goes to Metropolis with an offer and plan to kill Superman for Lex Luthor while Batman pursues the clown to Superman's turf.

Director: Toshihiko Masuda | Stars: Tim Daly, Dana Delany, Kevin Conroy, Mark Hamill

Votes: 9,130

32. Superman (1948)

Approved | 244 min | Sci-Fi

7.0
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Superman comes to Earth as a child and grows up to be his home's first superhero with his first major challenge being to oppose The Spider Lady.

Directors: Spencer Gordon Bennet, Thomas Carr | Stars: Kirk Alyn, Noel Neill, Tommy Bond, Carol Forman

Votes: 1,054

33. Superman (1988)

30 min | Animation, Short, Action

7.1
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The Man of Steel fights evil in the city of Metropolis and beyond. Each episode ends with a short vignette about key events from Kal-El's youth on Earth.

Stars: Beau Weaver, Ginny McSwain, Mark L. Taylor, Tress MacNeille

Votes: 852

34. Superman (1941)

G | 10 min | Animation, Short, Action

7.4
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The Man of Steel fights a mad scientist who is destroying Metropolis with an energy cannon.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Steve Muffati | Stars: Bud Collyer, Joan Alexander, Jackson Beck, Jack Mercer

Votes: 2,962

35. The New Adventures of Superman (1966–1970)

TV-Y7-FV | 30 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

7.4
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Superman protects Metropolis and the world from a variety of threats while working at the Daily Planet as Clark Kent.

Stars: Joan Alexander, Jackson Beck, Bud Collyer, Jack Grimes

Votes: 852

36. DC Super Hero Girls: Super Shorts (2019– )

Animation, Short, Action

7.4
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Following the adventures of teen-aged versions of DC's superheroines and female supervillains attending Super Hero High.

Stars: Tara Strong, Nicole Sullivan, Kimberly Brooks, Grey Griffin

Votes: 171

37. It's a Bird... It's a Plane... It's Superman! (1975 TV Movie)

Comedy, Fantasy, Musical

4.3
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TV adaptation of the campy 1960s Broadway musical about the Man of Steel, his friends, his enemies, and his self-image problems.

Director: Jack Regas | Stars: Kenneth Mars, Loretta Swit, Lesley Ann Warren, David Wayne

Votes: 320

38. Superman (1999 Video Game)

E | Action, Adventure, Family

1.5
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The first 3D Superman game. Your friends Lois Lane, Jimmy Olsen and Professor Emil Hamilton are trapped in the virtual reality machine by Lex Luthor. Superman must fly through hoops in the city, solve maze puzzles and fight villains.

Stars: Victor Brandt, Clancy Brown, Corey Burton, Tim Daly

Votes: 503

39. Superman: Requiem (2011)

82 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

4.1
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When the Man of Steel is rendered almost powerless by an evil mastermind, he must find a way to prove to the world that he is still a super man.

Director: Gene Fallaize | Stars: Martin Richardson, Stacy Sobieski, Paul Khanna, Lucy Bruegger

Votes: 619

40. Superman Returns (2006 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

5.5
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The Man of Steel returns from the extinct planet Kyrpton to his home Metropolis only to find himself protecting it once more from foes such as Metallo, Mongul and Bizarro.

Stars: Brandon Routh, Kate Bosworth, Kevin Spacey, Parker Posey

Votes: 1,074

41. DC Super Hero Girls: Sweet Justice (2019 TV Short)

44 min | Animation, Short, Action

7.9
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Life for teenage versions of Wonder Woman, Supergirl and Batgirl is complicated as they try to balance their schoolwork with secret identities and fighting crime.

Directors: Noëlle Raffaele, John Sanford | Stars: Kimberly Brooks, Keith Ferguson, Will Friedle, Grey Griffin

Votes: 116

42. Metropolis (V)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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Metropolis will follow Lois Lane and Lex Luthor as they investigate the world of fringe science and expose the city's dark and bizarre secrets. Airing exclusively on DC's upcoming digital ... See full summary »

43. DC Super Hero Girls: Teen Power (2021 Video Game)

E10+ | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.8
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Join the fight as Wonder Woman, Supergirl, and Batgirl from the animated series DC Super Hero Girls, and save Metropolis from some of DC's most notorious Super-Villains.

Stars: Kimberly Brooks, Grey Griffin, Mallory Low, Cristina Milizia

Votes: 12

44. The Mechanical Monsters (1941)

Approved | 11 min | Animation, Short, Action

7.6
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Superman battles a criminal mastermind and his robot army.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Steve Muffati | Stars: Bud Collyer, Joan Alexander, Jackson Beck

Votes: 1,296

45. Dark Superman (2016)

44 min | Short, Sci-Fi

6.2
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A what if story set in the Detective Comics Universe.

Director: Jamal Johns | Stars: Victoria Allen, Ashley Anderson, Luis Arana, Gail Arco

Votes: 35

46. The Arctic Giant (1942)

Not Rated | 9 min | Animation, Short, Fantasy

6.8
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Superman versus a thawed-out Tyrannosaurus.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Willard Bowsky | Stars: Bud Collyer, Joan Alexander, Jackson Beck, Julian Noa

Votes: 849

47. Electric Earthquake (1942)

Approved | 9 min | Animation, Short, Fantasy

7.0
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Superman versus a fanatical extortionist with an earthquake machine.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Steve Muffati | Stars: Bud Collyer, Joan Alexander, Jackson Beck, Julian Noa

Votes: 732

48. Terror on the Midway (1942)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Fantasy

6.7
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When the circus' animals escape and threaten disaster, Superman must take action.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Orestes Calpini | Stars: Bud Collyer, Joan Alexander, Jackson Beck, Jack Mercer

Votes: 672

49. The Magnetic Telescope (1942)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Fantasy

7.2
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When police interfere with a reckless scientist's experiment, it creates a deadly meteor shower only Superman can stop.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Thomas Moore | Stars: Bud Collyer, Joan Alexander, Jackson Beck, Julian Noa

Votes: 773

50. Tales of Metropolis (2013)

Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

7.8
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A series of animated shorts concerning the everyday lives of Superman's fellow citizens of Metropolis.

Stars: Diedrich Bader, Elisha Yaffe, Maria Bamford, David Kaye

Votes: 119



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