1 Updates
“Dark Knight” Named Best Superhero Movie
Photo Credit: ABC News Radio

“Dark Knight” Named Best Superhero Movie

Jul 19 2013, 6:54am CDT | by

TM and © DC ComicsPhoto by Ron Phillips(NEW YORK) -- Director Christopher Nolan’s 2008 film The Dark Knight, starring Christian Bale as the caped crusader and the late Heath Ledger as the Joker, is...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

1 year ago

“Dark Knight” Named Best Superhero Movie

Jul 19 2013, 6:54am CDT | by

TM and © DC ComicsPhoto by Ron Phillips(NEW YORK) -- Director Christopher Nolan’s 2008 film The Dark Knight, starring Christian Bale as the caped crusader and the late Heath Ledger as the Joker, is the best superhero movie of all time, according to a new survey by Ranker.com.

More than 7,000 respondents were asked to rank movies about superheroes, including masked vigilantes, costumed crime fighters, and peace protectors.

Nolan’s 2005 flick, Batman Begins, is ranked second. The director’s third Batman flick, The Dark Knight Rises, is fifth.

This year’s superman movie, Man of Steel, comes in at number 25.

The survey ranks a total of 113 movies. Alec Baldwin’s 1994 film, The Shadow, was at the bottom of the list. He played the title character, a 1930s crime-fighting vigilante.

Here’s a rundown of the top 20 superhero films, according to Ranker.com:

1. The Dark Knight, 2008
2. Batman Begins, 2005
3. X-Men: first Class, 2011
4. Iron Man, 2008
5. The Dark Knight Rises, 2012
6. The Avengers, 2012
7. Batman, 1989
8. Spider-Man 2, 2004
9. X2, 2003
10. Spider-Man, 2002
11. Thor, 2011
12. X-Men, 2000
13. Captain America, the First Avenger, 2011
14. Iron Man 2, 2010
15. The Incredibles, 2004
16. V for Vendetta, 2006
17. Watchmen, 2009
18. Superman, 1978
19. The Amazing Spider-Man, 2012
20. Hellboy, 2004/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>/>

Copyright 2013 ABC News Radio

Source: ABC News Radio

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/8" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi is the founding Chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com. Luigi posts regularly on LuigiMe.com about his experience running I4U.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Most Popular TV Series of 2014
Most Popular TV Series of 2014
The most popular TV series released in 2014 include such incredible shows as True Detective and Fargo.
 
 
True Blood Arrives in its Wacky, Sexy Final Season
True Blood Arrives in its Wacky, Sexy Final Season
The vampire series True Blood has arrived in its wacky final season. Director Stephen Moyer and his wife Anna Paquin, who played Sookie, also pose 'Nude' for the cover of Entertainment Weekly.
 
 
Game of Thrones: Maisie Williams Discusses Last-Minute Changes in Season 4 Finale
Game of Thrones: Maisie Williams Discusses Last-Minute Changes in Season 4 Finale
Maisie Williams, who plays Arya in The Game of Thrones recently discussed some last-minute changes in the popular series.
 
 
Matt Lauer Extends Agreement to Host NBC&#039;s &quot;Today&quot;
Matt Lauer Extends Agreement to Host NBC's "Today"
Matt Lauer has signed an extension deal with NBC to stay as host of "Today" show.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

Thingalaya fails to qualify for men's 110m hurdles final
Glasgow, July 29 (IANS) Indian athlete Siddhanth Thingalaya narrowly missed out on the finals berth in the heats of the men's 110-metre hurdles by finishing third at the Commonwealth Games here Tuesday. While...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Sherri Shepherd joins Ride Along 2
Sherri Shepherd has joined the cast of 'Ride Along 2'. 'The View' host - who will celebrate her final appearance on the talk show tomorrow (30.07.14) - has signed up to star alongside original cast members Ice Cube...
Read more on Movie Balla
 
Chris Evans enjoying banter on Avengers set
Chris Evans says there's a lot of banter on the set of 'Avengers: Age of Ultron'. The 33-year-old actor - who starred as Steve Rogers aka Captain America in 'Avengers Assemble' - is to reprise his role in the upcoming...
Read more on Movie Balla
 
Manpreet, Chandi get 100th international cap
Glasgow, July 29 (IANS) India mid-fielder Manpreet Singh and forward Gurwinder Singh Chandi got their 100th cap against Australia in their penultimate group game in the hockey competition at the 2014 Commonwealth Games...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Lajja qualifies for women's 50m rifle 3 positions final
Glasgow, July 29 (IANS) Indian shooter Lajja Gauswami qualified for the women's 50-metre rifle 3 positions final at the Commonwealth Games here Tuesday. The 25-year-old Indian finished sixth with a total score of 571...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Heavy casualties reported in China knife attack
Beijing, July 29 (IANS) Dozens of civilians were killed and a number of others injured in a knife attack in China, police said Tuesday. The killings occurred Monday morning in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Mick Jagger celebrates 71st birthday
New York, July 29 (IANS) Singer Mick Jagger celebrated his 71st birthday with a family brunch at Hakkasan here. The Rolling Stones rocker celebrated his birthday on July 27 and was joined by eight people including his...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Do or die match for India eves against South Africa
Glasgow, July 29 (IANS) After a massive 14-0 thrashing of Trinidad and Tobago, India eves will be looking to continuing their dominating form when they face South Africa in their next group match of the hockey...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Zoe Saldana gives support and love
Zoe Saldana is able to give her husband ''support and love'' because it is in her nature. The 'Guardians of the Galaxy' actress - who is rumored to be pregnant with twins - married artist Marco Perego last year and...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Lea Michele to guest star in Sons of Anarchy
Lea Michele is to guest star in 'Sons of Anarchy'. The 'Glee' actress has signed up for a cameo role in the final season of the biker drama and couldn't be happier to be making an appearance on her ''favorite'' program...
Read more on Celebrity Balla