Like any other film genre superhero films are varied and they range in quality from extremely well received all the way down to critically panned. With this in mind there are certain films that the critics have lauded over. While the genre doesn’t often receive awards under its belt there are a few films that have been praised. Even to the point where they have been nominated for multiple awards, which is an incredible feat. Recently Deadpool has been nominated for Golden Globe and Writers Guild Awards, which while critically praised is a surprising move. With all this in mind it is a good time to look back at some of the most critically acclaimed superhero films of all time. So without further ado onto the list.