Whether initially designed for cinemas or television, Netflix has increasingly become a haven for superheroes and their various adventures. They’re the home of original Marvel series programming, ranging from Daredevil to Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Iron Fist and the forthcoming The Defenders and The Punisher. They’re also the source for streaming episodes of current network series like The Flash, Arrow, Supergirl, Legends Of Tomorrow and Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. Beyond that, they also serve as the streaming source for some twenty feature films of the superhero genre that span the past half a century, a guide to which follows.
Since we all enjoy a hero who saves the day from a narcissistic, enraged madman, we went through the entire catalogue on Netflix to breakdown the best superhero movies available to watch at this very moment.
From the more popular Batman and Superman, to others like Barbarella and The Crow, here are the films that'll have you wishing you possessed supernatural or superhuman powers like they do.
Please note: this article refers to Netflix US only.
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