Best new Superhero movies & Comic book adaptations in 2018 & 2017 (Netflix & Cinema List)

The Vore's Film staff selects the top best superhero movies of 2018 in cinema, DVD and Netflix. Are Tim Miller, Scott Derrickson & Zack Snyder our new superhero genre directors? The main focus is on international art house & American and British indie cinema.

Since a couple of years, almost every summer blockbuster is a superhero film. Criticasters are fed up with that, and blame Hollywood for a lack of inspiration. Nonetheless, some of them are pretty great in their own right.

New superhero movies in 2018

Top movies up for release in 2018


    Best superhero movies of 2017

    Top rated 2017 superhero movies

    • Logan

      DIRECTOR: James Mangold
      CAST: Doris Morgado Hugh Jackman Dafne Keen

      It's 2024 and Wolverine is just a shadow of what he used to be. He takes care of Professor X, close to the border. When an evil organization called Transigen starts recruiting mutants he is forced to act once again. A brilliant swan song of the Wolverine installment which will definitely please people that usually aren't into superhero movies too. Read more

      RATING: 83/100

      RELEASE DATE: March 3rd, 2017

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    Best superhero movies on Netflix or DVD in 2018

    2010's best rated superhero movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

    • Guardians of the Galaxy

      DIRECTOR: James Gunn
      CAST: Chris Pratt Vin Diesel Bradley Cooper

      A fanatic and potentially dangerous lord is about to take the control of the universe; the onus to save the creation lies on few inter-galactic criminals who re forced to... Read more

      RATING: 81/100

      RELEASE DATE: February 1st, 2014

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    • Birdman

      DIRECTOR: Alejandro G. Iñárritu
      CAST: Michael Keaton Zach Galifianakis Edward Norton

      An actor has come far from his days of glory but he finds it very difficult to cope with the fact; the film highlights his struggle to accept the fact as he realizes it... Read more

      RATING: 78/100

      RELEASE DATE: November 14th, 2014

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    • Captain America: The Winter Soldier

      DIRECTOR: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
      CAST: Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson Scarlett Johansson |

      An assassin from the past has broken into the modern times as Captain America is still striving to come to terms with his present so he teams up with a fellow avenger and... Read more

      RATING: 78/100

      RELEASE DATE: April 4th, 2014

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    • Kick-Ass

      DIRECTOR: Matthew Vaughn
      CAST: Aaron Taylor-Johnson Nicolas Cage Chloë Grace Moretz

      The plot follows the life of a high school student who is obsessed with superheroes and comics; he decides to be a superhero and rise against the evil without any... Read more

      RATING: 77/100

      RELEASE DATE: April 16th, 2010

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    • The Wolverine

      DIRECTOR: James Mangold
      CAST: Hugh Jackman Will Yun Lee Tao Okamoto

      Wolverine is summoned to Japan by an old friend of his and there he has to rise against several of his own demons before unleashing himself against an unanticipated plot... Read more

      RATING: 67/100

      RELEASE DATE: July 26th, 2013

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