Best-Reviewed Comic Book & Graphic Novel Movies 2019

It’s no big shock that Avengers: Endgame takes it all the way for this category, so let’s pay extra deference to the worthy comic book movies left in its wake. MCU digestif Spider-Man: Far From Home did its job picking up the Endgame pieces, Shazam! gave the DCEU a much needed Certified Fresh hit, and Captain Marvel was a cultural phenom. Ditto Joker, who proves, once again, comic books movies are no laughing matter.

The order of the rank below reflects the Adjusted Score as of December 31, 2019. Scores might change over time.

#1
#1
Adjusted Score: 117.92%
Critics Consensus: Exciting, entertaining, and emotionally impactful, Avengers: Endgame does whatever it takes to deliver a satisfying finale to Marvel's epic Infinity Saga.
Synopsis: The grave course of events set in motion by Thanos that wiped out half the universe and fractured the Avengers... [More]
Directed By: Anthony Russo

#2
Adjusted Score: 109.767%
Critics Consensus: A breezily unpredictable blend of teen romance and superhero action, Spider-Man: Far from Home stylishly sets the stage for the next era of the MCU.
Synopsis: Peter Parker returns in Spider-Man: Far From Home, the next chapter of the Spider-Man: Homecoming series! Our friendly neighborhood Super... [More]
Directed By: Jon Watts

#3

Shazam! (2019)
90%

#3
Adjusted Score: 108.068%
Critics Consensus: An effortlessly entertaining blend of humor and heart, Shazam! is a superhero movie that never forgets the genre's real power: joyous wish fulfillment.
Synopsis: We all have a superhero inside us, it just takes a bit of magic to bring it out. In Billy... [More]
Directed By: David F. Sandberg

#4

Captain Marvel (2019)
79%

#4
Adjusted Score: 102.637%
Critics Consensus: Packed with action, humor, and visual thrills, Captain Marvel introduces the MCU's latest hero with an origin story that makes effective use of the franchise's signature formula.
Synopsis: The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe's most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in... [More]
Directed By: Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck

#5

Joker (2019)
68%

#5
Adjusted Score: 94.044%
Critics Consensus: Joker gives its infamous central character a chillingly plausible origin story that serves as a brilliant showcase for its star -- and a dark evolution for comics-inspired cinema.
Synopsis: "Joker" centers around the iconic arch nemesis and is an original, standalone fictional story not seen before on the big... [More]
Directed By: Todd Phillips

Tag Cloud

versus green book The CW YouTube dark anime child's play doctor who Marvel video dramedy Logo Epix BAFTA National Geographic worst movies obituary 2015 sequel San Diego Comic-Con nfl movie latino social media 72 Emmy Awards Spring TV movies Endgame Disney+ Disney Plus Elton John Sci-Fi DC Universe talk show Lifetime video on demand comiccon justice league comic SXSW Grammys science fiction news Paramount indie FXX Emmy Nominations Film Festival Starz kids Horror blockbuster Black History Month Winners Crunchyroll Netflix all-time TNT 2019 Awards Tour ESPN crossover BBC hollywood 2020 HBO Max First Reviews award winner SDCC stoner Chilling Adventures of Sabrina political drama renewed TV shows Comedy Central WGN BBC America 2018 fast and furious television Film CNN franchise Vudu WarnerMedia miniseries Baby Yoda Quiz GIFs hist ABC Family TIFF 2016 Christmas Biopics Certified Fresh Spike 45 Opinion MCU harry potter Rocky YouTube Premium medical drama Trailer twilight Schedule Heroines war satire LGBT nbcuniversal Chernobyl Masterpiece Nominations Food Network Apple TV+ MTV CMT Paramount Network Oscars laika PaleyFest Black Mirror Classic Film Discovery Channel cinemax USA Network cooking foreign Shudder a nightmare on elm street mutant Tomatazos Tubi supernatural First Look canceled ghosts sequels Pop TV slashers dc dragons Sony Pictures Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Bravo Netflix Christmas movies Mary poppins Star Trek PlayStation dogs true crime Mary Poppins Returns disaster boxoffice Awards Hulu Year in Review strong female leads Pet Sematary stop motion Showtime Stephen King Sneak Peek Reality Apple 2017 CBS History Amazon Countdown toy story psycho teaser FX on Hulu BET Awards Arrowverse Apple TV Plus historical drama Hallmark The Walking Dead TCA 2017 adaptation Super Bowl hispanic spanish language revenge NYCC christmas movies Spectrum Originals Rom-Com Hear Us Out casting Western emmy awards south america OneApp space animated Hallmark Christmas movies YouTube Red elevated horror Ellie Kemper Fall TV Marathons Set visit blaxploitation Ovation American Society of Cinematographers sitcom YA Teen tv talk streaming criterion technology diversity parents children's TV Family Musicals Pixar Infographic asian-american composers New York Comic Con Holiday Valentine's Day zero dark thirty crime thriller adventure remakes aliens football reboot Tarantino Funimation Trivia Television Critics Association TCA GLAAD critics robots Lucasfilm Premiere Dates ITV VICE Pirates MSNBC DGA directors E! The Arrangement Watching Series indiana jones Disney Video Games Comics on TV RT History screenings sag awards documentary Character Guide travel reviews Binge Guide TruTV Box Office TV Adult Swim romantic comedy LGBTQ Country natural history VH1 comics Pop A&E Sundance Now Photos IFC Nickelodeon TBS 71st Emmy Awards Thanksgiving 20th Century Fox Star Wars cops Toys 007 SundanceTV CBS All Access Interview Rocketman singing competition Travel Channel cars mission: impossible halloween Extras Ghostbusters Music Comedy rotten movies we love game of thrones Best and Worst psychological thriller Cosplay Britbox VOD El Rey superhero TV Land spain transformers classics Polls and Games venice TCA Awards chucky HBO ABC Warner Bros. Amazon Studios Lifetime Christmas movies FOX Anna Paquin cancelled TV shows concert Freeform CW Seed GoT Universal Mudbound FX Emmys NBC Fox News President politics cults Captain marvel universal monsters serial killer binge best X-Men spinoff Dark Horse Comics spider-man Television Academy Holidays Action based on movie cancelled TV series toronto RT21 scary movies Brie Larson mockumentary police drama Kids & Family discovery Columbia Pictures theme song BBC One cancelled television Disney Channel films game show book Lionsgate Superheroe Comic Book ratings Turner Classic Movies rotten anthology scorecard 21st Century Fox Tumblr DC streaming service Martial Arts Amazon Prime Video spy thriller thriller vampires Cartoon Network Writers Guild of America jamie lee curtis sports batman worst Syfy cartoon die hard Esquire quibi biography Acorn TV BET breaking bad USA richard e. Grant PBS cancelled crime romance what to watch Marvel Studios period drama Summer Drama crime drama festival festivals Podcast joker finale Rock Academy Awards Crackle Mary Tyler Moore OWN 24 frames Superheroes TV renewals Reality Competition werewolf facebook independent zombies Shondaland TCA Winter 2020 docudrama free movies series DC Comics cats Red Carpet The Witch Fantasy TCM Election APB Disney Plus Calendar screen actors guild Creative Arts Emmys Marvel Television E3 Animation Amazon Prime Sundance TV Nat Geo Pride Month zombie Mindy Kaling stand-up comedy unscripted Mystery Sundance Musical Song of Ice and Fire witnail Trophy Talk IFC Films Peacock canceled TV shows AMC Women's History Month name the review Walt Disney Pictures Cannes DirecTV golden globes Avengers The Purge TLC dceu A24 Turner nature Disney streaming service 4/20 documentaries Winter TV See It Skip It HBO Go comedies