Marvel Comics has had a steady amount of movies released over the years. While the Marvel Cinematic Universe has had 27 movies as of Spider-Man: No Way Home, Marvel movies were coming out long before that in both the cinema and on television. The Avengers, the X-Men, Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four, Blade, the Guardians of the Galaxy, and more characters have been adapted for the big screen.
Letterboxd is a social media app focused on discussing and rating movies. Users get to rate these movies, and Letterboxd aggregates the reviews of all users so that people can see what movies are rated the highest amongst all users. This practice includes, of course, all movies that adapt Marvel properties.
10 The Much-Beloved Black Panther Ranks High On Letterboxd
Black Panther was a particularly well-reviewed MCU movie starring the late, great Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa, Letitia Wright as his sister, Shuri, Danai Gurira as Okoye, Lupita Nyong’o as Nakia, and Michael B. Jordan as Erik Killmonger.
Directed by Ryan Coogler, Black Panther showcased the Afrofuturist nation of Wakanda under attack. Black Panther first appeared in Captain America: Civil Warbut this movie had King T’Challa as a star. Black Panther has an average review of 3.73 out of 5 with 2,200 fans. It has 425,000 likes and about 1.3 million views.
9 Captain America: The Winter Soldier Wins Out With Its Tensity And Action
Captain America: The Winter Soldier, the second Captain America film, saw Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) dealing with the complex politics and underhanded tactics of the present-day world. After the apparent death of Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson), Cap teams up with Black Widow (Scarlett Johannsen) and Sam Wilson (Anthony Mackie) to battle the mysterious Winter Soldier (Sebastian Stan). It was the first Marvel film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo.
Captain America: The Winter Soldier has an average review of 3.78 out of 5 with 5,800 fans with 269,000 likes with 970,000 views.
8 Guardians Of The Galaxy Sits On The Letterboxd MCU Throne
Guardians of the Galaxy, directed by James Gunn, was seen as something of a wildcard movie when it first came out, as the Guardians were a fairly obscure group of characters in Marvel Comics compared to the likes of Spider-Man and the Avengers. Despite that, Guardians of the Galaxy was a massive box office success, turning the C-list characters into household names almost overnight.
Guardians of the Galaxy has an average review of 3.82 out of 5 with 3,300 fans. It has received 436,000 likes and 1.3 million views.
7 Spider-Man 2 Is The Highest-Rated Live-Action Spider-Man Movie
Sam Raimi and Toby MacGuire returned in Spider-Man 2 with a new villain, Doctor Octopus, as played by Alfred Molina. Dr. Otto Octavius has been corrupted by the AI of his mechanical prosthetic arms that were intended to handle hazardous materials, and he blames Spider-Man for the failure of his cold fusion experiment. It’s up to the Web-Head to stop him.
Spider-Man 2 has an average review score of 3.83 out of 5 with 6,800 fans. It has received 205,000 likes and has been viewed by 876,000 users.
6 Thor: Ragnarok Wins Out With Its Mixture Of Humor And Drama
Thor: Ragnarok is the third installment of the Thor franchise starring Chris Hemsworth as the titular God of Thunder. In an attempt to bring peace to the Nine Realms, he uncovers that Loki (Tom Hiddleston) has been impersonating his father, Odin (Anthony Hopkins). Upon finding the true Odin, he perishes, allowing Hela (Cate Blanchett) to return to Asgard and banishing Thor and Loki to Sakaar, a planet ruled by the Grandmaster (Jeff Goldblum) with an unnamed Valkyrie as his enforcer (Tessa Thompson) and the Hulk (Mark Ruffalo) as his champion.
Thor: Ragnarok, directed by Taika Waititi, has received an average score of 3.88 out of 5 with 5,900 fans. It has 376,000 likes with 1.1 million views.
5 Avengers: Endgame Brought The End Of The First MCU Era
After suffering the loss of half of every living thing in the universe, the Avengers are left to take extreme measures to undo the damage done by Thanos (Josh Brolin) and the Infinity Gauntlet. The team travels back in time to recover the Infinity Stones to bring everyone back. Losses are suffered along the way, and the Avengers must face Thanos one last time to save everyone and everything.
Avengers: Endgame, directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, has received an average review score of 3.93 out of 5 with 9,300 fans. It has received 421,000 likes with 1.2 million views.
4 Avengers: Infinity War Is The Most Popular Avengers Movie
The Avengers are scattered and at odds. However, when Thanos attacks Thor and Hulk, the two separately warn the Guardians of the Galaxy and the Avengers of the Mad Titan’s plans. The various Avengers members and the Guardians begin working to stop Thanos’ plan and save the universe from a mass genocide via the Infinity Gauntlet.
Avengers: Infinity War by directors Anthony and Joe Russo has received an average review score of 3.98 out of 5 with 7,800 fans. It has been given 472,000 likes and 1.3 million views on Letterboxd.
3 Logan Receives The Highest Rating Of X-Men Movies
Logan is a movie about Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) in his old age. He looks after Professor Xavier (Patrick Stewart) until he is found by a young girl designated X-23 (Dafne Keen). Vestiges of Weapon X led by Zander Rice (Richard E. Grant) and Pierce (Boyd Holbrook) hunt down Logan and X-23, and he finds himself responsible for saving X-23 and other young mutants from being captured by Weapon X once again .
Logan, as directed by James Mangold, has an average review score of 4.05 out of 5 with 3,900 fans. It has been given 258,000 likes and 750,000 views.
2 Spider-Man: No Way Home Is The Most Popular Live-Action Spider-Man Movie
Spider-Man: No Way Home is the newest MCU movie at the time of writing. It follows an unmasked Spider-Man (Tom Holland) as he beseeched Doctor Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) to undo the revealing of Peter Parker’s identity as Spider-Man. Unfortunately, Strange’s spell is botched and brings villains such as Doctor Octopus (Alfred Molina) and Green Goblin (Willem Defoe) to plague Peter Parker until they can be sent back to their home dimensions.
Spider-Man: No Way Home was directed by Jon Watts and has received an average score of 4.22 out of 5 and 15,000 fans. It has been given 323,000 likes and 703,000 views. It is also at been given the 144th slot out of Letterboxd’s top 250 feature films.
1 Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse Is The Highest-Rated Marvel Movie According To Letterboxd
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is the top-rated Marvel movie on Letterboxd. It follows Miles Morales (Shameik Moore) as he attempts to take up the mantle of Spider-Man from Peter Parker (Chris Pine) and take down the Kingpin (Liev Schreiber). Thankfully, he has the help of Spider-Man (Jake Johnston), Spider-Woman (Hailee Steinfeld), Spider-Man Noir (Nicholas Cage), Spider-Ham (John Mulaney), and Sp // dr (Kimiko Glenn)
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse was directed by Rodney Rothman, Peter Ramsey, and Bob Persichetti, and it has an average review score of 4.44 with 33,000 fans. It has been given 623,000 likes and 1.2 million views. It is also in 14th place in Letterboxd’s top 250 feature films.
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