Posted by DareHulk (216 posts) 9 months, 13 days ago

Poll: Best superhero origins movie? (78 votes)

Batman Begins 15%
Iron Man 36%
Spider-Man 3%
Superman: The Movie 1%
Man of Steel 17%
Captain America: The First Avenger 21%
X-Men: First Class 5%
The Amazing Spider-Man 3%
Daredevil 0%
X-Men Origins: Wolverine 0%
#1 Edited by DareHulk (216 posts) - - Show Bio

I really like all of them except Daredevil and Wolverine Origins. But I'd give top spot to Batman Begins.

#2 Edited by Fallschirmjager (14711 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm going to vote for Man of Steel, just because I don't think its going to get a lot of votes and most of the genius of the film seems to be lost on people because they only want to talk about how Superman killed Zod.

With the exception of X-Men: Origins and Dardevil though, all of these are good movies. (TASM>Spiderman though)

You forgot quite a few though.

#3 Posted by DareHulk (216 posts) - - Show Bio

Dang it! I'm just realizing I forgot Punisher and Thor.

#4 Posted by ULTRAstarkiller (5750 posts) - - Show Bio

Batman Begins without a doubt.

#5 Posted by DareHulk (216 posts) - - Show Bio

@fallschirmjager: I forgot Thor and Punisher but which others?? I left out Batman (89) and X-Men because they aren't origins stories although they are supposed to be the first in a trilogy they aren't telling an origin story.

#6 Posted by Fallschirmjager (14711 posts) - - Show Bio

@darehulk: Thor, Punisher, Fantastic Four, Spawn, Kick Ass, TMNT, Blade, Hulk 2003 and The Incredible Hulk 2008, Hellboy, Ghost Rider and Green Lantern all come to mind off the top of my head.

There is probably more though :D

None of them are my favorite origin story movie...but they may be for some.

#7 Posted by Wolverine08 (38098 posts) - - Show Bio

Iron Man or Batman Begins. Two of the best origin CBMs, and two of the best overall CBMs of all time.

#8 Posted by kgb725 (5463 posts) - - Show Bio

You missed blade and hellboy

#9 Posted by AllStarSuperman (19516 posts) - - Show Bio

You missed Kickass. Oh well I vote Man of Steel

#10 Posted by RustyRoy (10717 posts) - - Show Bio

Iron Man or Batman Begins. Two of the best origin CBMs, and two of the best overall CBMs of all time.

#11 Posted by Tyrus (1083 posts) - - Show Bio

Daredevil don't belong on that list.

#12 Posted by Uncanny_Doom (360 posts) - - Show Bio

I gave Iron Man the vote because some sort of credit has to be given for making a B-list comic character an A-list Hollywood grossing machine. Honorable mention to Captain America and Batman Begins.

#13 Edited by 14NC3 (1727 posts) - - Show Bio

Iron Man. Batman Begins isn't far behind

#14 Posted by gor724 (822 posts) - - Show Bio

First Class only got 2%?!?!?!

#15 Edited by Marionettegeist (1912 posts) - - Show Bio

Batman Begins followed by Iron Man. Then Man of Steel.

#16 Posted by slade_wilson (442 posts) - - Show Bio

First Class is absolute awesome-sauce.

#17 Edited by Blackdog2009 (1807 posts) - - Show Bio

MOS, not only the best origin movie but also the BEST SUPERHERO movie of all time (so far). BB is the second best origin movie.

#18 Posted by RDClip (1110 posts) - - Show Bio

Superman (1978). It set the standard for all superhero origin movies to follow.

#19 Posted by PeppeyHare (4310 posts) - - Show Bio

Iron Man followed by Batman Begins. Man of Steel is 3rd

#20 Edited by ArturoCalaKayVee (10909 posts) - - Show Bio

Iron Man winning >.>

I voted MoS. It was, in my opinion, absolutely flawless...except for that one thing.

#21 Edited by Bierschneeman (3838 posts) - - Show Bio

captain america... hands down

superman 1978 is easily the worst

#22 Posted by Husk (359 posts) - - Show Bio

hmm... some of these votes are lower than expected.... I wonder if the Batman Begins fanboys, Amazing spiderman, and Man of steel fanboys are also the ones that give so much to Iron Man, ....hm..

ohh the worst is Superman, I don't even know why its up here, it in no way belongs with the others, And who put a vote down.... thats sad.

#23 Posted by DeathstrokeFan (43 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm trying to figure out why you put Wolverine Origins in there...

#24 Edited by Mega_spidey01 (3078 posts) - - Show Bio

MOS

#25 Edited by War Killer (19865 posts) - - Show Bio
  1. Tie between Batman Begins and Captain America: TFA
  2. Iron Man
  3. Spider-Man
#26 Posted by DareHulk (216 posts) - - Show Bio

I'd rate them like this:

1. Batman Begins

2. Iron Man

3. Spider-Man

4. Superman: The Movie

5. Man of Steel

6. Captain America: The First Avenger

7. X-Men: First Class

8. The Amazing Spider-Man

The rest are irrelevant.

#27 Edited by TheCannon (17839 posts) - - Show Bio

Why is Thor not on here? That deserves the vote.

Anyway, I vote Batman Begins. It's not my favorite film on here, but I think it's the most well-done origin in a comic movie.