When it comes to superhero movies, Marvel and its Cinematic Universe has been something to gawk at. With 15 films under its interconnected belt, Marvel’s been able to drop a range of movies from mid to marvelous in an eight-year span. Those are far from the first Marvel movies, though; Blade was seen as its true boon back in a decade before Iron Man flew into the scene, and they were dropping terrible Punisher film adaptations as far back as 1989 (word to Dolph Lundgren). While DC might have been a bit late to the Cinematic Universe party, the DC Extended Universe received its first success in the form of Wonder Woman, which has murdered all expectations for DC films while sweeping up millions at the box office. Sadly, they’d been in the movie business proper since the late 1970s.
 
DC’s seen some amazing successes; Michael Keaton’s first Batman flick was a behemoth for kids at the cinema, and before him, there was Christopher Reeve becoming Superman. Sadly, as bad as Marvel’s entire movie track record could get at times, DC might have had it worse. In looking back at the 20 films that you can consider proper DC superhero films, they’ve shit the bed on a number of occasions.
 
Today, in the spirit of seeing how far DC has come cinematically, here’s the definitive ranking of DC Comics’ superhero films, from worst to Wonder Woman*.
 
*OK, so we all know that Wonder Woman isn’t No. 1, but that HED is too fire not to use.

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