Superhero Movies

This William Hurt vehicle focuses on a heroine with all the powers of an arachnid's embrace. ☆☆☆☆

Taye Diggs stars as hero who's just the greatest. ☆☆

The hero sure plays a mean pinball in this team-up of SNL stars. ☆☆

In this period piece from Ron Howard, the central figure KOs his wicked stepsisters. ☆

Steve Harvey has a cameo as himself in this movie about a hero who has the ability to put himself in anyone's shoes. ☆☆☆☆☆

Anna Chlumsky plays a possessive heroine whose archnemesis is bee allergies. ☆☆☆☆

Al Franken co-wrote this film about an alcoholic heroine with a super ability to sing Percy Sledge songs. ☆☆☆☆

Rosamund Pike picked up an Oscar nomination for playing the heroine who's always out in this movie. ☆☆☆☆☆

The titular heroine is also witty and bright in this rom-com directed by Garry Marshall. ☆

Dustin Hoffman's old-age make-up is astounding in this tale of an oxymoronic hero who's just the right size. ☆☆☆☆☆

This bromance features Paul Rudd as a hero who's very open about his feelings. ☆☆☆

Zither music and post-war Vienna take center stage in this tale of Cain. ☆☆☆☆

This Dashiell Hammett adaptation features a slender hero. ☆☆☆☆

John Wayne stars as a hero who's always seen but not heard. ☆☆☆☆☆

This 2018 Aardman Animations film features a hero who's always better than just on time. ☆☆☆

This movie about a heroine with a very distinct odor earned its star a long-overdue Best Actor Oscar. ☆☆☆☆