Marvel Comics Adaptations

These live-action featured films, TV movies, TV series, serial and short films are based on Marvel Comics. An American comic book started in 1939 as Timely Publications, and by the early 1950s had generally become known as Atlas Comics. Marvel's modern incarnation dates from 1961, the year that the company launched The Fantastic Four and other superhero titles created by Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko and many others.
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1.
Captain America (1944)
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Superhero Captain America battles the evil forces of the archvillain called The Scarab, who poisons his enemies and steals a secret device capable of destroying buildings by sound vibrations. (244 mins.)
 
2.
The Electric Company (1971 TV Series)
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A comedy variety show that teaches basic phonetic and grammar concepts using live-action sketches, cartoons, songs, and Spider-Man episodes. (28 mins.)
“ Spider-Man appeared in a live-action skit on this children's television series called "Spidey Super Stories". ” - deano11
 
3.
The Amazing Spider-Man (1977 TV Series)
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With the powers given by the bite of a radioactive spider, a young man fights crime as a wall-crawling superhero. (60 mins.)
 
4.
The Incredible Hulk (1978 TV Series)
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A fugitive scientist has the curse of becoming a powerful green monster under extreme emotional stress. (60 mins.)
 
5.
Dr. Strange (1978 TV Movie)
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A psychiatrist becomes the new Sorcerer Supreme of the Earth in order to battle an evil Sorceress from the past. (93 mins.)
Director: Philip DeGuere
 
6.
Spider-Man Strikes Back (1978 TV Movie)
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At the New York State University, one of Peter Parker's tutors has accidentally given three students... (90 mins.)
Director: Ron Satlof
 
7.
Captain America (1979 TV Movie)
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A recipient of an experimental body enhancement chemical retaliates against his would be killers as a star spangled superhero. (120 mins.)
Director: Rod Holcomb
 
8.
Captain America II: Death Too Soon (1979 TV Movie)
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The star spangled hero must battle a villain's plan to poison America with a chemical that horrifically accelerates the aging process. (83 mins.)
Director: Ivan Nagy
 
9.
Spider-Man: The Dragon's Challenge (1979 TV Movie)
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Two episodes of the TV series "Spider Man" edited together and released as a feature. (92 mins.)
Director: Don McDougall
 
10.
Howard the Duck (1986)
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A sarcastic humanoid duck is pulled from his homeworld to Earth where he must stop an alien invader. (110 mins.)
Director: Willard Huyck
 
11.
The Incredible Hulk Returns (1988 TV Movie)
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It's been two years since the Hulk has surfaced, and Dr David Bruce Banner is on the verge of curing himself of the Hulk... (100 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Corea
 
12.
The Trial of the Incredible Hulk (1989 TV Movie)
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When David Banner is held for questioning about a mob crime, his only chance lies with his lawyer who is also the superhero, Daredevil. (100 mins.)
Director: Bill Bixby
 
13.
The Punisher (1989)
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When Frank Castle's family is murdered by criminals, he wages war on crime as a vigilante assassin known only as the Punisher. (89 mins.)
Director: Mark Goldblatt
 
14.
The Death of the Incredible Hulk (1990 TV Movie)
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The finale of the television series about Dr. David Banner, a scientist who transforms into a mighty... (95 mins.)
Director: Bill Bixby
 
15.
Captain America (1990)
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Frozen in the ice for decades, Captain America is freed to battle against arch-criminal, The Red Skull. (97 mins.)
Director: Albert Pyun
 
16.
Power Pack (1991 TV Movie)
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The Power's kids have been given superhuman abilities, but that doesn't necessarily mean that adjusting to a new home will be any easier... (27 mins.)
Director: Rick Bennett
 
17.
The Fantastic Four (1994)
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In this Marvel Comic adaption, four astronauts get bombarded with cosmic rays when an accident occurs... (90 mins.)
Director: Oley Sassone
 
18.
Generation X (1996 TV Movie)
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A group of young mutants--humans with a genetic variation that gives them superpowers and makes them... (87 mins.)
Director: Jack Sholder
 
19.
Blade (1998)
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A half-vampire, half-mortal man becomes a protector of the mortal race, while slaying evil vampires. (120 mins.)
 
20.
Nick Fury: Agent of Shield (1998 TV Movie)
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Marvel's hard-boiled hero is brought to TV. He is brought back to fight the menace of Hydra after exiling... (120 mins.)
Director: Rod Hardy
 
21.
X-Men (2000)
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Two mutants come to a private academy for their kind whose resident superhero team must oppose a terrorist organization with similar powers. (104 mins.)
Director: Bryan Singer
 
22.
Mutant X (2001 TV Series)
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A fugitive geneticist and four of his "creations" search for others of their kind while attempting to stay a step ahead of a morally ambiguous government agent. (60 mins.)
Director: Oley Sassone
 
23.
Spider-Man (2002)
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When bitten by a genetically modified spider, a nerdy, shy, and awkward high school student gains spider-like abilities that he eventually must use to fight evil as a superhero after tragedy befalls his family. (121 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
24.
Blade II (2002)
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Blade forms an uneasy alliance with the vampire council in order to combat the Reapers, who are feeding on vampires. (117 mins.)
 
25.
Saint Sinner (2002 TV Movie)
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In 1815 a monk, Tomas Alcala, unwittingly unleashes two female succubi, Munkar and Nakir, upon an unsuspecting 21st century. He is chosen by God to travel through the centuries and stop the demons' rampage. (90 mins.)
Director: Joshua Butler
“ Published by Razorline, Marvel Comics' imprint. ” - deano11
 
26.
Daredevil (2003)
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A man blinded by toxic waste which also enhanced his remaining senses fights crime as an acrobatic martial arts superhero. (103 mins.)
 
27.
X2 (2003)
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The X-Men band together to find a mutant assassin who has made an attempt on the President's life, while the Mutant Academy is attacked by military forces. (134 mins.)
Director: Bryan Singer
 
28.
Hulk (2003)
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Bruce Banner, a genetics researcher with a tragic past, suffers an accident that causes him to transform into a raging green monster when he gets angry. (138 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
 
29.
The Punisher (2004)
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An undercover FBI agent becomes a vigilante assassin and sets out to unleash his wrath upon the corrupt businessman who slaughtered his entire family at a reunion. (124 mins.)
 
30.
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
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Peter Parker is beset with troubles in his failing personal life as he battles a brilliant scientist named Doctor Otto Octavius. (127 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
31.
Blade: Trinity (2004)
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Blade, now a wanted man by the FBI, must join forces with the Nightstalkers to face his most challenging enemy yet: Dracula. (113 mins.)
Director: David S. Goyer
 
32.
Elektra (2005)
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Elektra the warrior survives a near-death experience, becomes an assassin-for-hire, and tries to protect her two latest targets, a single father and his young daughter, from a group of supernatural assassins. (97 mins.)
Director: Rob Bowman
 
33.
Fantastic Four (2005)
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A group of astronauts gain superpowers after a cosmic radiation exposure and must use them to oppose the plans of their enemy, Doctor Victor Von Doom. (106 mins.)
Director: Tim Story
 
34.
Man-Thing (2005)
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Agents of an oil tycoon vanish while exploring a swamp marked for drilling. The local sheriff investigates and faces a Seminole legend come to life: Man-Thing, a shambling swamp-monster whose touch burns those who feel fear. (97 mins.)
Director: Brett Leonard
 
35.
X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
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When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men, led by Professor Charles Xavier, and the Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organized under Xavier's former ally, Magneto. (104 mins.)
Director: Brett Ratner
 
36.
Blade: The Series (2006 TV Series)
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The adventures of the half human/vampire hunter. (60 mins.)
 
37.
Ghost Rider (2007)
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Stunt motorcyclist Johnny Blaze gives up his soul to become a hellblazing vigilante, to fight against power hungry Blackheart, the son of the devil himself. (114 mins.)
 
38.
Spider-Man 3 (2007)
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A strange black entity from another world bonds with Peter Parker and causes inner turmoil as he contends with new villains, temptations, and revenge. (139 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
39.
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007)
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The Fantastic Four learn that they aren't the only super-powered beings in the universe when they square off against the powerful Silver Surfer and the planet-eating Galactus. (92 mins.)
Director: Tim Story
 
40.
Iron Man (2008)
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After being held captive in an Afghan cave, a billionaire engineer creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil. (126 mins.)
Director: Jon Favreau
 
41.
The Incredible Hulk (2008)
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Bruce Banner, a scientist on the run from the U.S. Government, must find a cure for the monster he emerges whenever he loses his temper. However, Banner then must fight a soldier who unleashes himself as a threat stronger than he. (112 mins.)
Director: Louis Leterrier
 
42.
Punisher: War Zone (2008)
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After hunting down and killing hundreds of violent criminals, Frank Castle, aka The Punisher, faces his most deadly foe yet: Jigsaw. (103 mins.)
Director: Lexi Alexander
 
43.
X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
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A look at Wolverine's early life, in particular his time with the government squad Team X and the impact it will have on his later years. (107 mins.)
Director: Gavin Hood
 
44.
Iron Man 2 (2010)
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With the world now aware of his identity as Iron Man, Tony Stark must contend with both his declining health and a vengeful mad man with ties to his father's legacy. (124 mins.)
Director: Jon Favreau
 
45.
Thor (2011)
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The powerful but arrogant god Thor is cast out of Asgard to live amongst humans in Midgard (Earth), where he soon becomes one of their finest defenders. (115 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
 
46.
Marvel One-Shot: The Consultant (2011 Video)
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Agents Coulson and Sitwell plan to derail General Thaddeus "Thunderbolt" Ross from interfering with S.H.I.E.L.D. affairs with a very special person. (4 mins.)
Director: Leythum
 
47.
X-Men: First Class (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In 1962, the United States government enlists the help of Mutants with superhuman abilities to stop a malicious dictator who is determined to start World War III. (132 mins.)
Director: Matthew Vaughn
 
48.
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
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Steve Rogers, a rejected military soldier transforms into Captain America after taking a dose of a "Super-Soldier serum". But being Captain America comes at a price as he attempts to take down a war monger and a terrorist organization. (124 mins.)
Director: Joe Johnston
 
49.
Marvel One-Shot: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Thor's Hammer (2011 Video)
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Agent Coulson stops at a convenience store and deals with a coincidental robbery during his visit. (4 mins.)
Director: Leythum
 
50.
Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (2011)
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As Johnny Blaze hides out in Eastern Europe, he is called upon to stop the devil, who is trying to take human form. (96 mins.)
Director: Neveldine, Taylor
 
51.
The Avengers (2012)
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Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a team if they are to stop the mischievous Loki and his alien army from enslaving humanity. (143 mins.)
Director: Joss Whedon
 
52.
The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
After Peter Parker is bitten by a genetically altered spider, he gains newfound, spider-like powers and ventures out to solve the mystery of his parent's mysterious death. (136 mins.)
Director: Marc Webb
 
53.
Marvel One-Shot: Item 47 (2012 Video)
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SHIELD agent Sitwell is assigned to recover an abandoned Chitauri weapon being used by a young couple robbing a bank (12 mins.)
 
54.
Iron Man 3 (2013)
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When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution. (130 mins.)
Director: Shane Black
 
55.
The Wolverine (2013)
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When Wolverine is summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance, he is embroiled in a conflict that forces him to confront his own demons. (126 mins.)
Director: James Mangold
 
56.
Marvel One-Shot: Agent Carter (2013 Video)
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Frustrated at being marginalized at work, Peggy Carter goes on an unauthorized solo field mission. (15 mins.)
 
57.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013 TV Series)
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The missions of the Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division. (45 mins.)
 
58.
Thor: The Dark World (2013)
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When Dr. Jane Foster gets cursed with a powerful entity known as the Aether, Thor is heralded of the cosmic event known as the Convergence and the genocidal Dark Elves. (112 mins.)
Director: Alan Taylor
 
59.
Marvel One-Shot: All Hail the King (2014 Video)
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A documentary filmmaker interviews the now-famous Trevor Slattery from behind bars. (14 mins.)
Director: Drew Pearce
 
60.
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
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As Steve Rogers struggles to embrace his role in the modern world, he teams up with a fellow Avenger and S.H.I.E.L.D agent, Black Widow, to battle a new threat from history: an assassin known as the Winter Soldier. (136 mins.)
 
61.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)
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When New York is put under siege by Oscorp, it is up to Spider-Man to save the city he swore to protect as well as his loved ones. (142 mins.)
Director: Marc Webb
 
62.
X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The X-Men send Wolverine to the past in a desperate effort to change history and prevent an event that results in doom for both humans and mutants. (132 mins.)
Director: Bryan Singer
 
63.
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
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A group of intergalactic criminals are forced to work together to stop a fanatical warrior from taking control of the universe. (121 mins.)
Director: James Gunn
 
64.
Agent Carter (2015 TV Series)
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In 1946, Peggy Carter is relegated to secretarial duties in the Strategic Scientific Reserve (SSR). When Howard Stark is accused of treason, he secretly recruits Peggy to clear his name with the help of his butler, Edwin Jarvis. (42 mins.)
 
65.
Daredevil (2015 TV Series)
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Matt Murdock, with his other senses superhumanly enhanced, fights crime as a blind lawyer by day, and vigilante by night. (54 mins.)
 
66.
Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
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When Tony Stark and Bruce Banner try to jump-start a dormant peacekeeping program called Ultron, things go horribly wrong and it's up to Earth's Mightiest Heroes to stop the villainous Ultron from enacting his terrible plans. (141 mins.)
Director: Joss Whedon
 
67.
Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Double Agent (2015 Mini-Series)
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There is a double agent on the set of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. Reporting to a shadowy Mastermind, he evades security and gathers classified information for the legions of fans who are always eager for the next exciting bit of Marvel news.
 
68.
Ant-Man (2015)
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Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, cat burglar Scott Lang must embrace his inner hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, plan and pull off a heist that will save the world. (117 mins.)
Director: Peyton Reed
 
69.
Fantastic Four (2015)
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Four young outsiders teleport to an alternate and dangerous universe which alters their physical form in shocking ways. The four must learn to harness their new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy. (100 mins.)
Director: Josh Trank
 
70.
Jessica Jones (2015 TV Series)
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A former superhero decides to reboot her life by becoming a private investigator. (60 mins.)
 
71.
Deadpool (2016)
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A former Special Forces operative turned mercenary is subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopting the alter ego Deadpool. (108 mins.)
Director: Tim Miller
 
72.
Captain America: Civil War (2016)
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Political interference in the Avengers' activities causes a rift between former allies Captain America and Iron Man. (147 mins.)
 
73.
X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
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After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan. (144 mins.)
Director: Bryan Singer
 
74.
Luke Cage (2016 TV Series)
Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire. (55 mins.)
 
75.
Doctor Strange (2016)
A neurosurgeon with a destroyed career sets out to repair his hands only to become embroiled in a mission to protect the world from inter-dimensional threats.
 
76.
Iron Fist (2016 TV Series)
A young man is bestowed with incredible martial arts skills and mystical force known as the Iron Fist.
 
78.
Legion (2017 TV Movie)
David Haller, A.K.A., Legion is a haunted man, with power beyond comprehension. His power does not come free... (60 mins.)
Director: Noah Hawley
 
79.
Damage Control (2016 TV Movie)
Based on the organization created in the Marvel Comic universe. Damage Control is an entity headed by a financial steward that tries to repair...
 
81.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)
Set to the backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' continues the team's adventures as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's true parentage.
Director: James Gunn
 
82.
Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
A young Peter Parker/Spider-Man begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging superhero.
Director: Jon Watts
 
83.
The Defenders (2017 TV Series)
Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist team up to fight crime in New York City.
 
84.
Cloak & Dagger (2017 TV Series)
Two teenagers from very different backgrounds, who find themselves burdened and awakened to newly acquired superpowers while falling in love. (44 mins.)
 
85.
The Punisher (2017 TV Series)
The plot is unknown at this time.
 
86.
Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
The plot is unknown.
Director: Taika Waititi
 
88.
Black Panther (2018)
T'Challa, the new ruler of the advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must defend his land from being torn apart by enemies from outside and inside the country.
Director: Ryan Coogler
 
89.
Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)
Plot unknown. Follow-up to the 2015 Marvel film, 'Ant-Man'.
Director: Peyton Reed
 
91.
Captain Marvel (2019)
Director: Elizabeth Wood
 
92.
Untitled Avengers Movie (2019)
The plot is unknown.
 
93.
Untitled Marvel Project (2020)
Plot unknown.
 
96.
Marvel's Most Wanted (2016 TV Movie)
A spin-off from Marvel's "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." (40 mins.)
 
97.
Inhumans (????)
An isolated community of superhumans fight to protect themselves.
 
98.
Gambit (2018)
Plot is unknown.
Director: Doug Liman
 
99.
X-Men: The New Mutants (????)
X-men follows stories of mutants and their pasts.
Director: Josh Boone
 
100.
X-Force (????)
A time-traveler assembles a team of mutants in order to prevent the wrecked future he came from.
 
101.
Runaways (???? TV Series)
After discovering their parents are super-villains in disguise, a group of teenagers band together to run away from their homes in order to atone for their parents' actions and to discover the secrets of their origins.