Film Franchises

DC

25 movies over 41 years and 6 months ($5,500.55M)

Green Lantern
Jun 19, 2020
coming in 2 years 11 months 23 days

Cyborg
Apr 3, 2020
coming in 2 years 9 months 7 days

Justice League Part Two
Jun 14, 2019
coming in 1 years 11 months 18 days

Shazam!
Apr 5, 2019
coming in 1 years 9 months 9 days

Aquaman
Jul 27, 2018
coming in 1 years 1 months

The Flash
Mar 23, 2018
coming in 8 months 24 days

The Justice League Part One
Nov 17, 2017
coming in 4 months 21 days

Wonder Woman
Jun 23, 2017
3 days ago

The Lego Batman Movie
Feb 10, 2017
4 months 16 days ago

Suicide Squad
Aug 5, 2016
10 months 21 days ago

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Mar 25, 2016
1 years 3 months 1 days ago

Man of Steel
Jun 14, 2013
4 years 12 days ago
$662.85M (12.05%)

The Dark Knight Rises
Jul 20, 2012
4 years 11 months 6 days ago
$1,081.04M (19.65%)

Green Lantern
Jun 17, 2011
6 years 9 days ago
$219.85M (4%)

The Dark Knight
Jul 18, 2008
8 years 11 months 8 days ago
$1,001.92M (18.21%)

Superman Returns
Jun 28, 2006
10 years 11 months 28 days ago
$391.08M (7.11%)

Batman Begins
Jun 15, 2005
12 years 11 days ago
$374.22M (6.8%)

Batman & Robin
Jun 20, 1997
20 years 6 days ago
$238.21M (4.33%)

Batman Forever
Jun 16, 1995
22 years 10 days ago
$336.53M (6.12%)

Batman Returns
Jun 19, 1992
25 years 7 days ago
$280.00M (5.09%)

Batman
Jun 23, 1989
28 years 3 days ago
$411.35M (7.48%)

Superman IV: The Quest for Peace
Jul 24, 1987
29 years 11 months 2 days ago
$19.30M (0.35%)

Superman III
Jun 17, 1983
34 years 9 days ago
$75.80M (1.38%)

Superman II
Jun 19, 1981
36 years 7 days ago
$108.19M (1.97%)

Superman
Dec 15, 1978
38 years 6 months 11 days ago
$300.22M (5.46%)

Green Lantern (2020)

Jun 19, 2020 - coming in 2 years 11 months 23 days
Director
N/A
Writers
John Broome (comic book), Bill Finger (comic book), Gil Kane (comic book), Martin Nodell (comic book)
Actor
N/A
Plot is unknown.

Cyborg (2020)

Apr 3, 2020 - coming in 2 years 9 months 7 days
Director
N/A
Writers
George Pérez (comic book), Marv Wolfman (comic book)
Actor
Ray Fisher
Plot is unknown.

Justice League Part Two (2019)

Jun 14, 2019 - coming in 1 years 11 months 18 days
Director
Zack Snyder
Writers
Zack Snyder (story), Chris Terrio (screenplay)
Actors
Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Ben Affleck
The plot is unknown.

Shazam! (2019)

Apr 5, 2019 - coming in 1 years 9 months 9 days
Director
N/A
Writers
Bill Birch (screenplay), Geoff Johns, Darren Lemke
Actor
Dwayne Johnson
Young Billy Batson finds himself gifted with the power of the wizard Shazam to fight against the forces of evil. With the wisdom of Solomon, the strength of Hercules, the stamina of Atlas, the power of Zeus, the courage of Achilles and speed of Mercury, he is the holder of the power of S.H.A.Z.A.M; he is Captain Marvel.

Aquaman (2018)

Jul 27, 2018 - coming in 1 years 1 months
Director
James Wan
Writers
Will Beall (screenplay), Kurt Johnstad (screenplay), Jeff Nichols (screenplay), Paul Norris (characters), Mort Weisinger (characters)
Actor
Jason Momoa
The plot is unknown.

The Flash (2018)

Mar 23, 2018 - coming in 8 months 24 days
Director
N/A
Writers
Gardner Fox (characters), Geoff Johns (story), Harry Lampert (characters), Phil Lord (story), Christopher Miller (story)
Actor
Ezra Miller
While working in his lab during a storm one night, a bolt of lightning strikes a tray of chemicals soaking police scientist Barry Allen with its contents. Now able to move at super-speed, Barry becomes The Flash protecting Central City from the threats it faces.

The Justice League Part One (2017)

Nov 17, 2017 - coming in 4 months 21 days
Director
Zack Snyder
Writers
Bill Finger (characters), Bob Kane (characters), Joe Shuster (characters), Jerry Siegel (characters), Chris Terrio (screenplay)
Actors
Jason Momoa, Gal Gadot, Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck
Earth's greatest heroes are assembled to form the Justice League, to combat a threat beyond each member's capabilities.

Wonder Woman (2017)

Jun 23, 2017 - 3 days ago
Director
Patty Jenkins
Writers
Jason Fuchs (screenplay), William M. Marston (characters)
Actor
Gal Gadot
The Amazonian princess-warrior Diana left her lush tropical island to dwell in our urban cityscapes of glass and steel. Tutored in the ways of the Greek warriors, and outfitted with incredible gifts the Goddess bestowed upon her people, she becomes Paradise Island's emissary to civilization.

The Lego Batman Movie (2017)

Feb 10, 2017 - 4 months 16 days ago
Director
Chris McKay
Writer
Seth Grahame-Smith
Actor
Will Arnett
A spin-off film featuring Batman from the 2014 film 'The Lego Movie'.

Suicide Squad (2016)

Aug 5, 2016 - 10 months 21 days ago
Director
David Ayer
Writers
David Ayer, John Ostrander (comic book)
Actors
Margot Robbie, Cara Delevingne, Scott Eastwood, Jared Leto
A secret government agency run by Amanda Waller, named A.R.G.U.S creates a task force comprised of super villains, the "Suicide Squad". They are assigned to execute dangerous tasks in exchange for shorter prison sentences.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

Mar 25, 2016 - 1 years 3 months 1 days ago
Director
Zack Snyder
Writers
Chris Terrio, David S. Goyer, Jerry Siegel (Superman created by), Joe Shuster (Superman created by), Bob Kane (Batman created by)
Actors
Gal Gadot, Jason Momoa, Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck
The plot is unknown.

Man of Steel (2013)

Jun 14, 2013 - 4 years 12 days ago
$662.85M (12.05%)
Director
Zack Snyder
Writers
David S. Goyer (screenplay), David S. Goyer (story), Christopher Nolan (story), Jerry Siegel (Superman created by), Joe Shuster (Superman created by)
Actors
Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Michael Shannon, Diane Lane
A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this Earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation and become the symbol of hope for all mankind.

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Jul 20, 2012 - 4 years 11 months 6 days ago
$1,081.04M (19.65%)
Director
Christopher Nolan
Writers
Jonathan Nolan (screenplay), Christopher Nolan (screenplay), Christopher Nolan (story), David S. Goyer (story), Bob Kane (characters)
Actors
Christian Bale, Gary Oldman, Tom Hardy, Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Despite his tarnished reputation after the events of The Dark Knight, in which he took the rap for Dent's crimes, Batman feels compelled to intervene to assist the city and its police force which is struggling to cope with Bane's plans to destroy the city.

Green Lantern (2011)

Jun 17, 2011 - 6 years 9 days ago
$219.85M (4%)
Director
Martin Campbell
Writers
Greg Berlanti (screenplay), Michael Green (screenplay), Marc Guggenheim (screenplay), Michael Goldenberg (screenplay), Greg Berlanti (screen story), Michael Green (screen story), Marc Guggenheim (screen story)
Actors
Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively, Peter Sarsgaard, Mark Strong
In a mysterious universe, an elite defense force of peace and justice have existed for centuries. Cocky test pilot Hal Jordan acquires superhuman powers when he is chosen by "the Ring", the willpower-fed source of power, of the Green Lantern Corps. Reluctantly at first, he takes on the challenges these other superheroes face. Putting his self-doubts aside, and spurred on by his sense of duty and love for his beautiful, intellectually equal, colleague, Carol Ferris, he is soon called to defend mankind from Parallax, a powerful, evil being who feeds on fear. He is the universe's last chance, as many Green Lanterns have been killed and the Corps is weakened. And he might just be the right Green Lantern for the job of keeping the world safe from harm. Based on the characters of DC Comics series "Green Lantern".

The Dark Knight (2008)

Jul 18, 2008 - 8 years 11 months 8 days ago
$1,001.92M (18.21%)
Director
Christopher Nolan
Writers
Jonathan Nolan (screenplay), Christopher Nolan (screenplay), Christopher Nolan (story), David S. Goyer (story), Bob Kane (characters)
Actors
Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Caine
Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker.

Superman Returns (2006)

Jun 28, 2006 - 10 years 11 months 28 days ago
$391.08M (7.11%)
Director
Bryan Singer
Writers
Michael Dougherty (screenplay), Dan Harris (screenplay), Bryan Singer (story), Michael Dougherty (story), Dan Harris (story), Jerry Siegel (characters), Joe Shuster (characters)
Actors
Brandon Routh, Kate Bosworth, Kevin Spacey, James Marsden
Following a mysterious absence of several years, the Man of Steel comes back to Earth in the epic action-adventure Superman Returns, a soaring new chapter in the saga of one of the world's most beloved superheroes. While an old enemy plots to render him powerless once and for all, Superman faces the heartbreaking realization that the woman he loves, Lois Lane, has moved on with her life. Or has she? Superman's bittersweet return challenges him to bridge the distance between them while finding a place in a society that has learned to survive without him. In an attempt to protect the world he loves from cataclysmic destruction, Superman embarks on an epic journey of redemption that takes him from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of outer space.

Batman Begins (2005)

Jun 15, 2005 - 12 years 11 days ago
$374.22M (6.8%)
Director
Christopher Nolan
Writers
Bob Kane (characters), David S. Goyer (story), Christopher Nolan (screenplay), David S. Goyer (screenplay)
Actors
Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson, Katie Holmes
When his parents were killed, millionaire playboy Bruce Wayne relocates to Asia when he is mentored by Henri Ducard and Ra's Al Ghul in how to fight evil. When learning about the plan to wipe out evil in Gotham City by Ducard, Bruce prevents this plan from getting any further and heads back to his home. Back in his original surroundings, Bruce adopts the image of a bat to strike fear into the criminals and the corrupt as the icon known as 'Batman'. But it doesn't stay quiet for long.

Batman & Robin (1997)

Jun 20, 1997 - 20 years 6 days ago
$238.21M (4.33%)
Director
Joel Schumacher
Writers
Bob Kane (Batman characters), Akiva Goldsman
Actors
Arnold Schwarzenegger, George Clooney, Chris O'Donnell, Uma Thurman
Batman and Robin are back working side-by-side to stop the villains of Gotham City, but is there tension appearing between them, especially when one villainess who calls herself Poison Ivy can make anyone fall in love with her...literally. Along with Poison Ivy, the icy Mr. Freeze is freezing anything which gets in his way from achieving his goal.

Batman Forever (1995)

Jun 16, 1995 - 22 years 10 days ago
$336.53M (6.12%)
Director
Joel Schumacher
Writers
Bob Kane (characters), Lee Batchler (story), Janet Scott Batchler (story), Lee Batchler (screenplay), Janet Scott Batchler (screenplay), Akiva Goldsman (screenplay)
Actors
Val Kilmer, Tommy Lee Jones, Jim Carrey, Nicole Kidman
The Dark Knight of Gotham City confronts a dastardly duo: Two-Face and the Riddler. Formerly District Attorney Harvey Dent, Two-Face incorrectly believes Batman caused the courtroom accident which left him disfigured on one side; he has unleashed a reign of terror on the good people of Gotham. Edward Nygma, computer-genius and former employee of millionaire Bruce Wayne, is out to get the philanthropist; as The Riddler he perfects a device for draining information from all the brains in Gotham, including Bruce Wayne's knowledge of his other identity. Batman/Wayne is/are the love focus of Dr. Chase Meridan. Former circus acrobat Dick Grayson, his family killed by Two-Face, becomes Wayne's ward and Batman's new partner Robin the Boy Wonder.

Batman Returns (1992)

Jun 19, 1992 - 25 years 7 days ago
$280.00M (5.09%)
Director
Tim Burton
Writers
Bob Kane (Batman characters), Daniel Waters (story), Sam Hamm (story), Daniel Waters (screenplay)
Actors
Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken
Having defeated the Joker, Batman now faces the Penguin - a warped and deformed individual who is intent on being accepted into Gotham society. Crooked businessman Max Schreck is coerced into helping him become Mayor of Gotham and they both attempt to expose Batman in a different light. Earlier however, Selina Kyle, Max's secretary, is thrown from the top of a building and is transformed into Catwoman - a mysterious figure who has the same personality disorder as Batman. Batman must attempt to clear his name, all the time deciding just what must be done with the Catwoman.

Batman (1989)

Jun 23, 1989 - 28 years 3 days ago
$411.35M (7.48%)
Director
Tim Burton
Writers
Bob Kane (Batman characters), Sam Hamm (story), Sam Hamm (screenplay), Warren Skaaren (screenplay)
Actors
Michael Keaton, Jack Nicholson, Kim Basinger, Robert Wuhl
Gotham City: dark, dangerous, 'protected' only by a mostly corrupt police department. Despite the best efforts of D.A. Harvey Dent and police commissioner Jim Gordon, the city becomes increasingly unsafe...until a Dark Knight arises. We all know criminals are a superstitious, cowardly lot...so his disguise must be able to strike terror into their hearts. He becomes a bat. Enter Vicky Vale, a prize-winning photo journalist who wants to uncover the secret of the mysterious "bat-man". And enter Jack Napier, one-time enforcer for Boss Grissom, horribly disfigured after a firefight in a chemical factory...who, devoid of the last vestiges of sanity, seizes control of Gotham's underworld as the psychotic, unpredictable Clown Prince of Crime...the Joker. Gotham's only hope, it seems, lies in this dark, brooding vigilante. And just how does billionaire playboy Bruce Wayne fit into all of this?

Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987)

Jul 24, 1987 - 29 years 11 months 2 days ago
$19.30M (0.35%)
Director
Sidney J. Furie
Writers
Joe Shuster (character created by: Superman), Jerry Siegel (character created by: Superman), Christopher Reeve (story), Lawrence Konner (story), Mark Rosenthal (story), Lawrence Konner (screenplay), Mark Rosenthal (screenplay)
Actors
Christopher Reeve, Gene Hackman, Jackie Cooper, Marc McClure
Superman does a lot in his newest adventure. Archvillain Lex Luthor, determined to make the world safe for nuclear arms merchants, creates a new being to challenge the Man of Steel: the radiation-charged Nuclear Man. The two super-powered foes clash in an explosive screen extranvaganza that sees Superman save the Statue of Liberty, repulse a volcanic eruption of Mount Etna, rebuild the demolished Great Wall of China and perform many more spetactular feats.

Superman III (1983)

Jun 17, 1983 - 34 years 9 days ago
$75.80M (1.38%)
Director
Richard Lester
Writers
Joe Shuster (character created by: Superman), Jerry Siegel (character created by: Superman), David Newman (screenplay), Leslie Newman (screenplay)
Actors
Christopher Reeve, Richard Pryor, Jackie Cooper, Marc McClure
Wealthy businessman Ross Webster discovers the hidden talents of Gus Gorman, a mischievous computer genius. Ross decides to abuse his talents, in a way to help Webster with his plans for economic control. When the man of steel interferes, something must be done about Supes. When Gus' synthetic Kryptonite fails to kill Superman, it turns him in an evil incarnation of his former self. The tar-laced Kryptonite pits man against himself, setting up the Clark vs. Superman battle.

Superman II (1980)

Jun 19, 1981 - 36 years 7 days ago
$108.19M (1.97%)
Directors
Richard Lester, Richard Donner
Writers
Joe Shuster (character created by: Superman), Jerry Siegel (character created by: Superman), Mario Puzo (story), Mario Puzo (screenplay), David Newman (screenplay), Leslie Newman (screenplay)
Actors
Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Ned Beatty, Jackie Cooper
Picking up where "Superman: The Movie" left off, three criminals from the planet Krypton are released from the Phantom Zone by a nuclear explosion in space. They descend upon Earth where they could finally rule. Superman, meanwhile, is in love with Lois Lane, who finds out who he really is. Lex Luthor escapes from prison and is determined to destroy Superman by joining forces with the three criminals.

Superman (1978)

Dec 15, 1978 - 38 years 6 months 11 days ago
$300.22M (5.46%)
Director
Richard Donner
Writers
Jerry Siegel (creator), Joe Shuster (creator), Mario Puzo (story), Mario Puzo (screenplay), David Newman (screenplay), Leslie Newman (screenplay), Robert Benton (screenplay)
Actors
Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Ned Beatty
Unable to convince the ruling council of Krypton that their world will destroy itself soon, scientist Jor-El takes drastic measures to preserve the Kryptonian race: He sends his infant son Kal-El to Earth. There, gaining great powers under Earth's yellow sun, he will become a champion of truth and justice. Raised by the Kents, an elderly farm couple, Clark Kent learns that his abilities must be used for good. The adult Clark travels to Metropolis, where he becomes a mild-mannered reporter for the Daily Planet...and a caped wonder whose amazing feats stun the city: Superman! Meanwhile, Lex Luthor, the world's greatest criminal mind, is plotting the greatest real estate swindle of all time. Can't even the Man of Steel stop this nefarious scheme?
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