DC Extended Universe (DCEU) is superheroes films franchise releasing movies based on the stories and characters in DC comics. DCEU have many famous superheroes which we loved in our childhood like Superman and Batman.
DC movies Universe consists of many movies and all these starts in 2013 by the movie “Man of Steel” based on one of the most popular character “Superman”. Now, DC movies are getting more attention after because all the movies are starting to relate with each other and defines the DCEU, so, that fans wants to watch all DC movies in order.
Moreover, after the official announcement of the movie “Black Adam 2022” starring “Dwayne Johnson”, the fans are getting more excited. Well, many of the new viewers wants to “What is the correct order to watch DC Movies?“. So, here is the DC movies list by release dates and below you can see the DC movies in chronological order.
All DC movies in Order by release dates
Release Date: JUne 14, 2013
Man Of Steel
Man of Steel is one of the most amazing superhero movies ever because of the performance of Henry Cavill and Amy Adams. The movie introduces us to the Superman that he came to earth from his home planet Krypton. All the Powers of the Superman are shown in the movie are so incredible as we all know.
The movie was directed by one of the most loved sci-fi director “Zack Snyder”, released in 2013 with 7\10 IMDb ratings. This is the movie by which you an start watching DCEU (DC Extended Universe).
Release Date: March 25, 2016
Superman Vs Batman: Dawn of Justice
Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice is one of the most awaited movie in DCEU, fans got high expectation but it is not worth to watch as expected. Overall it is amazing where two of our favorite super heroes “Superman” & “Batman” are against each other and then what happened, who wins in that battle is amazing to see.
This movie is also directed by “Zack Snyder” which was released in 2016 with 6.4\10 IMDb ratings. The movie introduces us to a new superhero character “Wonder Woman” played by “Gal Gadot”.
Release Date: August 5, 2016
Suicide Squad is released next in DCEU but it was also rated so bad by the viewers with only 5.9/10 IMDB ratings. The movie includes Margot Robbie, Will Smith and more as the villains.
The movie introduces us to a team of super villains where they were used as weapons. The movie was rated very bad not because it’s story or any other thing is bad but the timeline and introduction of the villains and superheroes to the fans is not correct, while the fans do not connect with the movies as they have to.
But now the DC is getting the fans interest slowly as the viewers can relate the DC universe. Now, the DC universe is interesting with every new release.
Release Date: JUne 2, 2017
Wonder Woman is a great project for the DC because fans love this movie so much as it got 7.4\10 IMDB ratings which is better than last three movies. This movie is based on the Superhero Character in the DCEU “Wonder Woman” who is so powerful, starring “Gal Gadot”, “Chris Pine” and more.
Release Date: November 17, 2017
Justice League is the one of the main movies in the DCEU so far as we introduces to many new super heroes like Flash, Aquaman and Cyborg who were assembled by the Bruce Wayne with the help of Wonder Woman from the different regions of the world. We saw all these superheroes together fighting with the enemies. Well, there is one surprise in this movie for all the fans of DCEU.
Release Date: December 21, 2018
Aquaman is the movie based on the character with the same name where we introduced with him in the “Justice League”. This movie was loved the viewers because of its amazing storyline and the thrilling fighting scenes, with 6.9\10 IMDB ratings. Aquaman is actually a superhero who is half human and half atlantean who can live on both water as well as ground.
Release Date: April 5, 2019
In this movie we introduced with a new superhero in the DCEU “Shazam” with extraordinary powers and background. The movie was released in 2019 with 7/10 IMDB ratings with some comedy and a surprising climax. Shazam is one of the most important movie in DCEU as it will relate to many more movies that will released in the future, one of those movie is the upcoming “Black Adam 2022” starring “Dwayne Johnson”.
Release Date: February 7, 2020
Birds of Prey
Birds of Prey, you can say the sequel of the “Suicide Squad”, where Harley Quinn (One of the Villain) is set up to ally with Huntress, Black Canary and Renne Montoya to protect a girl form a dangerous gangster. The movie is counted in the DCEU but it is not related to the storyline of it but you can watch it if you love the character of Suicide Squad “Harley Quinn”.
Release Date: December 25, 2020
Wonder Woman 1984
Wonder Woman 1984 is the another part of the film series where we see the Wonder Woman fighting with two of her enemies “Maxwell Lord” and “Barbara Minerva” who is her friend. The movie was released in 2020 with 5.4/10 IMDB ratings which is still an underrated film in the DCEU.
Release Date: March 18, 2021
So, many of the viewers are still confused in the this “Justice League” and that which was released in 2017. So, there was a controversy where the director “Zack Snyder” makes this film but due to some problems the movie was not released as expected. But after long struggle and the support of the fans, finally the this movie named as “Zack Snyder’s Justice League” was released in 2021 which has same story but with many add on. The movie was loved by the fans with amazing reviews and 8.1/10 IMDB ratings.
All DC movies in Chronological Order
- Wonder Woman (1984)
- Man of Steel
- Superman vs. Batman
- Suicide Squad
- Birds of Prey
- Justice League
- The Suicide Squad