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3 Supermen

Aeon Flux

Barb Wire
Birds of Prey
Black Mask
Black Scorpion
Black Whip
Blonde Savage
The Blue Bulleteer
Blue Demon
Blue Demon (With Champions of Justice)
Buck Rogers

Captain Africa
Captain America
Captain Barbell
Captain Nice
Captain Philippines and Boy Pinoy
Captain Power & the Soldiers of the Future
Conan the Barbarian
Congo Bill
The Crow
Cyber C.H.I.C.

Dark Angel
The Demolitionist
DOA: Dead or Alive
Doc Savage
Doctor Mordrid
Dr. Strange

Electra Woman & Dyna Girl

Fantastic Four
Flash Gordon

Generation X
Ghost Rider
G.I. Joe
The Greatest American Hero
The Green Archer
The Green Hornet

Hop Harrigan

Incredible Hulk
Invisible Man
Iron Man

Jack of All Trades
James Batman
Jonah Hex
Judge Dredd
Jungle Queen
Justice League of America


League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
Lone Ranger
Los Luchadores
Luchadoras (Wrestling Women)

Mandrake the Magician
The Man From Atlantis
The Masked Marvel
Masked Rider
Masters of the Universe
Mr. Terrific
Model by Day
Mortal Kombat
Mutant X
Mystery Men
Mystic Knights of Tir-na-Nog
My Super Ex-Girlfriend

Nick Fury
Nyoka, the Jungle Girl

Panther Girl of the Kongo
Pootie Tang
Power Pack
Power Rangers

Queen of the Amazons

Red Sonja
Resident Evil
Rocketman (Commando Cody)

Shark Boy & Lavagirl
Shazam! (Captain Marvel)
Sky Captain
Sky High
Spy Smasher
Star Wars
Stormy Tempest
Street Fighter [Video Game]
Super Giant (Starman)
Superhuman Samurai Syber-Squad
Superwoman/Ms. Magnificent
Swamp Thing

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Toxic Avenger

Undercover Brother

Van Helsing
The Vigilante

Wonder Woman



3 Supermen:

Three Fantastic Supermen (1967 Film)
3 Supermen in Tokyo (1967 Film)
3 Supermen in the Jungle (1970 Film)
3 Supermen in the West (1973 Film)
3 Supermen & Mad Girl (1973 Film)
3 Supermen in the Orient (1974 Film)
3 Supermen Against the Godfather (1979 Film)
3 Supermen at the Olympic Games (1984 Film)
3 Supermen in Santo Domingo (1986 Film)


Abar, the First Black Superman (1977 Film)

Aeon Flux:

Aeon Flux (2005 Film)


Altar (1985 Film)


Aquaman (1984 UCLA Student Film)


Miles O'Keeffe Ator Films:

Ator (1982 Film)
The Blade Master (1984 Film)
Iron Warrior (1987 Film)

Eric Allan Kramer Ator Film:

Quest for the Mighty Sword (1990 Film)


Automan (1983-1984 TV Series)


Avengers (2012 Film)
Featuring the characters of Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Hulk, Black Widow, and Hawkeye.  All of these characters, with the exception of Hawkeye, have previously appeared in feature films.


Barbarella (1968 Film)

Barb Wire:

Barb Wire (1996 Film)


Batgirl (1967 TV Pilot Pitch)

Turkish Movie (NOT official DC Comics film)
Ucan Kiz (1972 Film)
Resembles more closely the Batwoman character from the 1968 Mexican film.

Batman Phase 1
The Batman (1943 Serial)
Batman & Robin (1949 Serial)

Batman Phase 2
Batman (1966-1968 TV Series)
Batman (1966 Film)

Batman Phase 3
Batman (1989 Film)
Batman Returns (1992 Film)
Batman Forever (1995 Film)
Batman & Robin (1997 Film)

Batman Phase 4
Batman Begins (2005 Film)
The Dark Knight (2008 Film)
The Dark Knight Rises (2012 Film)

Filipino Movies (NOT official DC Comics films)
Batman Fights Dracula (1967 Film)
Fight Batman Fight! (1973 Film)
Alyas Batman en Robin (1993 Film) [parody of 1966 "Batman" TV series]


Type 1 (NOT official DC Comics film)
The Wild World of Batwoman (1966 Film, USA)

Type 2 (NOT official DC Comics film)
The Batwoman (1968 Film, Mexico) [La Mujer Murcielago]

Type 3 (NOT official DC Comics films)
Batwoman & Robin (1972 Film, Phillipines)
Batwoman & Robin Meet the Queen of the Vampires (1972 Film, Phillipines)


The Beastmaster (1982 Film)

Beastmaster 2:  Through the Portal of Time (1991 Film)
Beastmaster III:  The Eye of Braxas (1996 TV Movie)

Beastmaster (TV Series)

Birds of Prey:

Birds of Prey (2002-2003 TV Series)


Blackhawk (1952 Serial)

Black Mask:

Black Mask (1996 Film) [aka "Hak hap" in China]

Black Scorpion:

Black Scorpion (1995 TV Movie)

Black Scorpion II:  Aftershock (1997 Film)
Black Scorpion (2001 TV Series)

Black Whip:

Zorro's Black Whip (1944 Serial)


Blade (1998 Film)

Blade II (2002 Film)

Blade: Trinity (2004 Film)
Blade: The Series (2006 TV Series)


Blankman (1994 Film)

Blonde Savage:

Blonde Savage (Film)


Bloodrayne (2005 Film)
Bloodrayne II: Deliverance (2007 Film)
Bloodrayne: The Third Reich (2010 Film)

Blue Bulleteer:

The Blue Bulleteer: Captured by the Cloak (2007 Film)

Blue Demon:

Blue Demon (1962 Film)
Blue Demon vs. the Satanic Powers (1964 Film)
Blue Demon vs. the Shadow of the Bat (1965 Film)
Blue Demon vs. the Infernal Brains (1966 Film)
Blue Demon vs. Las Invasoras (1967 Film) [aka "Blue Demon Y Las Seductoras"]
Blue Demon: Destroyer of Spies (1967 Film)
Blue Demon & Zovek in Invasion of the Dead (1971 Film)

Blue Demon (With Champions of Justice):

The Champions of Justice (1970 Film)
The Champions of Justice Return (1972 Film)

Buck Rogers:

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1934 Film)
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979-1981 TV Series)

Captain Africa:

The Adventures of Captain Africa (1955 Serial)

Captain America:

Captain America (1944 Serial)
Captain America (1979 TV Movie)
Captain America II:  Death Too Soon (1979 TV Movie)

Captain America (1989 Film)
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011 Film)

Unofficial Turkish Film
3 Dev Adam (1973 Film) [aka "Three Mighty Men"]
Also starring Santo and Spider-Man.

Captain Barbell:
* Captain Barbell & Darna are related characters, both created by Mars Ravelo, and frequently appear in each other's films and TV series.

Captain Barbell (1964 Film)
Captain Barbell vs. Captain Bukal (1965 Film)
Captain Barbell Boom! (1973 Film)
Captain Barbell (1986 Film)
Captain Barbell (2003 Film)
Captain Barbell (2006-? TV Series)
Captain Barbell Meets Darna (2008 TV Series)

Captain Nice:

Captain Nice (1967 TV Series) [lasted 15 episodes]

Captain Philippines & Boy Pinoy:

Captain Philippines & Boy Pinoy (1965 Film)

Captain Power & the Soldiers of the Future:

Captain Power & the Soldiers of the Future (1987 TV Series)


Catwoman (2004 Film)

Conan the Barbarian:

Conan the Barbarian (1982 Film)
Conan the Destroyer (1984 Film)

Conan (1997-1998 TV Series)

Congo Bill:

Congo Bill (1948 Serial)

Constantine (2005 Film)

The Crow:

The Crow (1994 Film)
The Crow: City of Angels (1996 Film)
The Crow: Stairway to Heaven (1998-1999 TV Series)
The Crow:  Salvation (2000 Film)
The Crow: Wicked Prayer (2005 Film)

Cyber C.H.I.C.:

Cyber C.H.I.C. (1989 Film)


Daredevil (2003 Film)

Dark Angel:

Dark Angel (2000-2002 TV Series)

* The first film was supposed to be a movie about the superhero The Shadow, but the rights could not be acquired at the time. A different character, called Darkman, was developed.

Darkman (1990 Film)
Darkman (1992 TV Movie)
Darkman II: The Return of Durant (1994 Film)
Darkman III: Die Darkman Die (1996 Film)

* Darna and Captain Barbell were both created by Filipino comic book creator Mars Ravelo, and consequently appear in each other's films and TV series.

Darna (1951 Film)
Darna & the Hawk Woman (1952 Film)
Darna & the Evil Twins (1963 Film)
Isputnik vs. Darna (1963 Film)
Darna & the Tree Monster (1964 Film)
Darna & the Planetman (1969 Film)
Fly, Darna, Fly! (1973 Film)
Darna & the Giants (1974 Film)
Darna vs. the Planet Women (1975 Film)
Darna! (1977 TV Series)
Darna, kuno? (1979 Film)
Bira, Darna, bira! (1979 Film)
Darna & Ding (1980 Film)
Darna (1991 Film)
Darna: The Return (1994 Film)
Darna (2005-2006 TV Series)
Darna (2009-2010 TV Series)

The Demolitionist:

The Demolitionist (1995 Film)

DOA: Dead or Alive:

DOA: Dead or Alive (2006)

Doc Savage:

Doc Savage:  The Man of Bronze (1975 Film)

Doctor Mordrid:

Doctor Mordrid (1992 Film)

Dr. Strange:

Dr. Strange (1978 TV Movie)


Dollman (1991)
Dollman vs. the Demonic Toys (1993)

Electra Woman & Dyna Girl:

Electra Woman & Dyna Girl (1976, segment from "The Krofft Supershow" TV Series]
Electra Woman & Dyna Girl (2001 TV Pilot) [unaired 60 minute pilot]


Elektra (2005 Film)

The Fantastic Four:

The Fantastic Four (1993 Film)
Fantastic Four (2005 Film)
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007 Film)

The Flash:

The Flash (1990-1991 TV Series)

Flash Gordon:

Phase 1- Buster Crabbe era (the original three serials)

Flash Gordon (1936 Serial)
[aka "Space Soldiers" (TV title), "Flash Gordon: Space Soldiers" (USA; video title)]
Flash Gordon (1936 Film; Edited feature film version of serial "Flash Gordon")
[aka "Flash Gordon: Rocketship", "Rocket Ship", "Atomic Rocketship"]

Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars (1938 Serial)
[aka "Space Soldiers' Trip to Mars" (TV title)]
Mars Attacks the World (1938 Film; Edited feature film version of serial "Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars")

Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe (1940 Serial)
[aka "Space Soldiers Conquer the Universe" (TV title)]
Purple Death From Outer Space (1966 TV Movie; Edited film version of first-half of serial "Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe")
Peril From the Planet Mongo (1966 TV Movie; Edited film version of second-half of serial "Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe")

Phase 2- Steve Holland era

Flash Gordon (1954-1955 TV Series)
Flash Gordon (1957 Film; Edited feature film version of "Flash Gordon" TV series)

Phase 3- Sam Jones era

Flash Gordon (1980 Film)

Phase 4- Eric Johnson era

Flash Gordon (2007-2008 TV Series)

Turkish films (NOT official "Flash Gordon" films)
Flash Gordon's Battle in Space (1967 Film) [aka "Baytekin fezada carpisanlar"]


Flashman (1967 Film)


The Amazing Colossal Woman (2006 Film)

Generation X:

Generation X (1996 TV Movie)

Ghost Rider:

Ghost Rider (2007 Film)

G.I. Joe:

G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009 Film)


Goliath Films

The Greatest American Hero:

The Greatest American Hero (TV Series)

The Green Archer:

The Green Archer (1940 Serial)

The Green Hornet:

The Green Hornet (1940 Serial)
The Green Hornet Strikes Again! (1941 Serial)

The Green Hornet (1966-1967 TV Series)
The Green Hornet (2011 Film)


Hellboy (2004 Film)
Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008 Film)


Hercules Films

Hop Harrigan:

Hop Harrigan (1946 Serial)

The Incredible Hulk:

Hulk Phase 1
The Incredible Hulk (1978-1982 TV Series)
The Incredible Hulk Returns (1988 TV Movie)
The Trial of the Incredible Hulk (1989 TV Movie)
The Death of the Incredible Hulk (1990 TV Movie)

Hulk Phase 2
Hulk (2003 Film)

Hulk Phase 3
The Incredible Hulk (2008 Film)

The Invisible Man:

The Invisible Man (2000-2002 TV Series)

Iron Man:

Iron Man (2008 Film)
Iron Man 2 (2010 Film)
Iron Man 3 (2013 Film)


Isis (1975-1976 TV Series)

Jack of All Trades:

Jack of All Trades (2000 TV Series)

James Batman:

James Batman (1966 Film)

Jonah Hex:

Jonah Hex (2010 Film)

Judge Dredd:

Judge Dredd (1995 Film)

Jungle Queen:

Jungle Queen (1945 Serial)

Justice League of America:

Justice League of America (1997 Unaired TV Movie)


KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park (1978 TV Movie)

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen:

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003 Film)

The Lone Ranger:

Lone Ranger Phase 1
The Lone Ranger (1938 Serial)
The Lone Ranger Rides Again (1939 Serial)

Hi-Yo, Silver! (1940 Film; Edited feature version of the 1938 serial "The Lone Ranger")

Lone Ranger Phase 2- Clayton Moore Era
The Lone Ranger (1949-1958 TV Series)

The Lone Ranger (1956 Film)

The Lone Ranger and the Lost City of Gold (1958 Film)

Lone Ranger Phase 3
The Legend of the Lone Ranger (1981 Film)

Lone Ranger Phase 4
The Lone Ranger (2003 TV Movie)

Los Luchadores:

Los Luchadores (2001-2002 TV Series)

Luchadoras (Wrestling Women):

Doctor of Doom (1963 Film)
Wrestling Women vs. the Aztec Mummy (1964 Film)
She-Wolves of the Ring (1964 Film)
The Panther Women (1966 Film)

Wrestling Women vs. the Murderous Robot (1968 Film)
Night of the Bloody Apes (1968 Film)


Maciste Films

Mandrake the Magician:

Mandrake the Magician (1939 Serial)
Mandrake the Magician (1954 TV Pilot)
Mandrake (1979 TV Movie)

The Man From Atlantis:
* This series would have been "Aquaman", but the rights to the DC Comics character could not be acquired.

The Man From Atlantis (TV Series)


Man-Thing (2005 TV Movie)


Mantis (1994 TV Series)

The Mask:

The Mask (1994 Film)

Son of the Mask (2005 Film)

Masked Marvel:

The Masked Marvel (1943 Serial)
Sakima & the Masked Marvel (1966 TV Movie; re-edit of 1943 serial)

Masked Rider:

Masked Rider (1995 TV Series)

Masters of the Universe:

Masters of the Universe (1987 Film)

Mr. Terrific:

Mr. Terrific (1967 TV Series)

Model by Day:

Model By Day (1994 TV Movie)

Mortal Kombat:

Mortal Kombat (1995 Film)
Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997 Film)
Mortal Kombat: Conquest (1998-1999 TV Series)

Mutant X:

Mutant X (2001-2004 TV Series)

Mystery Men:

Mystery Men (1999 Film)

Mystic Knights of Tir-na-Nog:

Mystic Knights of Tir-na-Nog (1998 TV Series)

My Super Ex-Girlfriend:

My Super Ex-Girlfriend (2006 Film)

Nick Fury:

Nick Fury:  Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. (1998 TV Movie)


Nightman (1997-1999 TV Series)


Nightveil (2005)

Nyoka, the Jungle Girl:

Jungle Girl (1941 Serial)
The Perils of Nyoka (1942 Serial)
The Return of Nyoka the Jungle Girl (2009 Film)

Panther Girl of the Kongo:

Panther Girl of the Kongo (1954 Serial)

The Phantom:

The Phantom (1943 Serial)
The Phantom (1961 TV Pilot)
The Phantom (1996 Film)

Pootie Tang:

Pootie Tang (2001 Film)

Power Pack:

Power Pack (1991 TV Movie, UNRELEASED)

Power Rangers:

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (1993-1996 TV Series)
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie (1995 Film)
Power Rangers Zeo (1996-1997 TV Series)
Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie (1997 Film)
Power Rangers Turbo (1997-1998 TV Series)
Power Rangers in Space (1998-1999 TV Series)
Power Rangers Lost Galaxy (1999-2000 TV Series)
Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue (2000-2001 TV Series)
Power Rangers Time Force (2001-2002 TV Series)
Power Rangers Wild Force (2002-2003 TV Series)
Power Rangers Ninja Storm (2003-2004 TV Series)
Power Rangers DinoThunder (2004-2005 TV Series)
Power Rangers S.P.D. (2005-2006 TV Series)
Power Rangers Mystic Force (2006-2007 TV Series)
Power Rangers Operation Overdrive (2007-2008 TV Series)
Power Rangers Jungle Fury (2008-2009 TV Series)
Power Rangers: RPM (2009-2010 TV Series)

The Punisher:

The Punisher (1989 Film)

The Punisher (2004 Film)
Punisher: War Zone (2008 Film)

Queen of the Amazons:

Queen of the Amazons (Film)
Red Sonja:

Red Sonja (1985 Film)

Resident Evil:

Resident Evil (2002 Film)
Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004 Film)
Resident Evil: Extinction (2007 Film)
Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010 Film)
Resident Evil: Retribution (2012 Film)


Robocop (1987 Film)
Robocop 2 (1990 Film)
Robocop 3 (1993 Film)

Robocop (1994-1995 TV Series)
Robocop: Prime Directives (2000 TV Mini-Series)

The Rocketeer:

The Rocketeer (1991 Film)

Rocketman (Commando Cody):

King of the Rocket Men (1949 Serial) [as Rocket Man]
Zombies of the Stratosphere (1952 Serial) [as Rocket Man]

Radar Men From the Moon (1952 Serial) [as Commando Cody]
Commando Cody:  Sky Marshal of the Universe (1953 TV Series)


Samson Films

The Shadow:

Movies Narrated By, Not Featuring, The Shadow
Burglar to the Rescue (1931 Film)
Trapped (1931 Film)
Sealed Lips (1931 Film)
House of Mystery (1931 Film)
The Red Scare (1932 Film)
The Circus Show-Up (1932 Film)

Shadow Phase 1- The first time The Shadow was a featured character; Rod La Rocque Era

The Shadow Strikes (1937 Film)
International Crime (1938 Film)

Shadow Phase 2- Victor Jory Era
The Shadow (1940 Serial)

Shadow Phase 3- Kane Richmond Era
The Shadow Returns (1946 Film)
Behind the Mask (1946 Film)
The Missing Lady (1946 Film)

Shadow Phase 4
The Shadow- The Case of the Cotton Kimona (1954 TV Pilot)

Shadow Phase 5- Richard Derr Era
Invisible Avenger (1958 Film)

Shadow Phase 6- Alec Baldwin Era
The Shadow (1994 Film)

Shark Boy & Lavagirl:

The Adventures of Shark Boy & Lavagirl (2005 Film)


The Adventures of Captain Marvel (1941 Serial)
Shazam! (1974-1977 TV Series)


Sheena:  Queen of the Jungle (1955-1956 TV Series)

Sheena (1984 Film)

Sheena (2000-2002 TV Series)

Sky Captain:

Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004 Film)

Sky High:

Sky High (2005 Film)


Spawn (1997 Film)


The Amazing Spider-Man (1977-1979 TV Series)
Spider-Man (2002 Film)
Spider-Man 2 (2004 Film)
Spider-Man 3 (2007 Film)

Japanese TV Series (Toei Company) (Official license from Marvel Comics)
Spider-Man (1978-1979 TV Series)


The Spirit (1987 TV Movie)
The Spirit (2008 Film)

Spy Smasher:

Spy Smasher (1942 Serial)

Star Wars:

Star Wars Film Series


Steel (1997 Film)

Stormy Tempest:

Stormy Tempest: Attack of the Giantess (2009 Film)
Stormy Tempest: Perils in the Past (2009 Film)

Street Fighter:

Street Fighter (1994 Film)
Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li (2009 Film)


The Adventures of Superboy (1961 TV Pilot)
Superboy (1988-1992 TV Series)
Smallville (2001-? TV Series)

Super Giant (Starman):

Original Japan Film Releases

Super Giant 1 (1957 Film)
Super Giant 2 (1957 Film)
Super Giant 3 (1957 Film)
Super Giant 4 (1957 Film)
Super Giant 5 (1957 Film)
Super Giant 6 (1958 Film)
Super Giant 7 (1958 Film)
Super Giant 8 (1959 Film)
Super Giant 9 (1959 Film)

Edited American Film Releases

Atomic Rulers (1964 Film)
Attack From Space (1964 Film)
Invaders From Space (1964 Film)
Evil Brain From Outer Space (1964 Film)


Supergirl (1984 Film)

Superhuman Samurai Syber-Squad:

Superhuman Samurai Syber-Squad (1994 TV Series)


Kirk Alyn Era
Superman (1948 Serial) [also known as "The Adventures of Superman"]
Atom Man vs. Superman (1950 Serial)

George Reeves Era
Superman and the Mole-Men (1951 Film)
The Adventures of Superman (1952-1958 TV Series)

Christopher Reeve Era
Superman (1978 Film)
Superman II (1980 Film)
Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut (1980 Film, 2006 Release)
Superman III (1983 Film)
Superman IV:  The Quest for Peace (1987 Film)

Dean Cain Era
Lois & Clark:  The New Adventures of Superman (1993-1997 TV Series)

Brandon Routh Era
Superman Returns (2006 Film)

Turkish Movie (NOT official DC Comics film)
Superman Donuyor (1979 Film) [aka "The Return of Superman"]


The Adventures of Superpup (1958 TV Pilot)

Superwoman/Ms. Magnificent:

Ms. Magnificent (1979 Film)
[first known as "Superwoman", but court action made them rename the character and film to "Ms. Magnificent".]

Swamp Thing:

Swamp Thing (1981 Film)
The Return of Swamp Thing (1989 Film)
Swamp Thing (1990-1993 TV Series)

* Tarzan is a very complicated film subject.  There are at least 88 live-action Tarzan shows, official and unofficial. I list these in chronological order to the best of my knowledge.  If there are corrections or additions to be made, please CONTACT ME.

Stellan Windrow as Tarzan
Tarzan of the Apes (1918 Film)

Gordon Griffith as Tarzan
Tarzan of the Apes (1918 Film)

Elmo Lincoln as Tarzan
Tarzan of the Apes (1918 Film)
The Romance of Tarzan (1918 Film)
Adventures of Tarzan (1918 Film)

Gene Pollar as Tarzan
The Revenge of Tarzan (1920 Film)

P. Demsley Tabler as Tarzan
The Son of Tarzan (1920 Film)

Elmo Lincoln as Tarzan
The Adventures of Tarzan (1921 Film)

James Pierce as Tarzan
Tarzan and the Golden Lion (1927 Film)

Frank Merrill as Tarzan
Tarzan the Mighty (1928 Film)
Tarzan the Tiger (1929 Film)

Johnny Weissmuller as Tarzan*
Tarzan, the Ape Man (1932 Film)
* Johnny Weissmuller would later drop the loincloth and put on the khakis as the adventurer Jungle Jim for 16 films, starting in 1948.

Buster Crabbe as Tarzan*
Tarzan the Fearless (1933 Film)
* In 1936, Buster Crabbe became the big screen's signature Flash Gordon, space adventurer supreme. He also had a notable shot as spaceman Buck Rogers in 1939.

Herman Brix (Bruce Bennett) as Tarzan
The New Adventures of Tarzan (1935 Serial)

Johnny Weissmuller as Tarzan
Tarzan and his Mate (1934 Film)
Tarzan Escapes (1936 Film)

Herman Brix (Bruce Bennett) as Tarzan
Tarzan & the Green Goddess (1938 Film)

Glen Morris as Tarzan
Tarzan's Revenge (1938 Film)

Johnny Weissmuller as Tarzan
Tarzan Finds a Son! (1939 Film)
Tarzan's Secret Treasure (1941 Film)
Tarzan's New York Adventure (1942 Film)
Tarzan Triumphs (1943 Film)
Tarzan's Desert Mystery (1943 Film)
Tarzan and the Amazons (1945 Film)
Tarzan and the Leopard Woman (1946 Film)
Tarzan and the Huntress (1947 Film)
Tarzan and the Mermaids (1948 Film)

Lex Barker as Tarzan
Tarzan's Magic Fountain (1949 Film)
Tarzan & the Slave Girl (1950 Film)
Tarzan's Peril (1951 Film)
Tarzan's Savage Fury (1952 Film)
Tarzan & the Savage Fury (1953 Film)

Gordon Scott as Tarzan*
Tarzan's Hidden Jungle (1955 Film)
Tarzan and the Lost Safari (1957 Film)
Tarzan and the Trappers (1958 Film)
Tarzan's Fight For Life (1958 Film)
Tarzan's Greatest Adventure (1959 Film)
* Gordon Scott later played musclebound heroes Maciste and Hercules.

Denny Miller as Tarzan
Tarzan, the Ape Man (1959 Film)

Gordon Scott as Tarzan
Tarzan the Magnificent (1960 Film)

Jock Mahoney as Tarzan
Tarzan Goes to India (1962 Film)
Tarzan's Three Challenges (1963)

Ron Ely as Tarzan*
Tarzan's Jungle Rebellion (1965 Film)
* Ron Ely went on to play superhero Doc Savage in the 1975 film.

Mike Henry as Tarzan*
Tarzan and the Valley of Gold (1966 Film)
Tarzan and the Great River (1967 Film)
* Mike Henry surprised a lot of people when he went on to play Smokey's dim-witted son Junior in the smash hit film "Smokey & the Bandit" from 1977.

Ron Ely as Tarzan
Tarzan and the Perils of Charity Jones (1967 Film)

Mike Henry as Tarzan
Tarzan and the Jungle Boy (1968 Film)

Ron Ely as Tarzan
Tarzan and the Four O'Clock Army (1968 Film)
Tarzan's Deadly Silence (1970 Film)

Miles O'Keefe as Tarzan
Tarzan, the Ape Man (1981 Film)

Christopher Lambert as Tarzan*
Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes (1984 Film)
* In 1986, Christopher Lambert established his most popular role as the heroic lead character of the film series "Highlander".

Casper Van Dien as Tarzan*
Tarzan and the Lost City (1998 Film
* A successful actor in A-pictures and low-budget movies, Casper Van Dien had previously played the brother of Beastmaster in "Beastmaster III: The Eye of Braxus" from 1996.

Taur (also called "Thor" and "Tor"):

Tor: Mighty Warrior (1963)
Thor & the Amazon Women (1963)

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles:

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990 Film)

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II:  The Secret of the Ooze (1991 Film)
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: Turtles in Time (1993 Film)
Ninja Turtles: The Next Mutation (1997-1998 TV Series)


Thor (2011 Film)
The Tick:

The Tick (2001-2002 TV Series)

The Tiger-Woman:

The Tiger-Woman (1944 Serial)

The Toxic Avenger:

The Toxic Avenger (1985 Film)
The Toxic Avenger Part II (1989 Film)
The Toxic Avenger Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie (1989 Film)
Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV (2000 Film)


Transformers (2007 Film)
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009 Film)

Undercover Brother:

Undercover Brother (2002 Film)


Underworld (2003 Film)
Underworld: Evolution (2006 Film)
Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009 Film)


1. Ursus (1961) [Ed Fury as Ursus]
2. Revenge of Ursus (1961) [Samson Burke as Ursus]
3. Ursus in the Valley of the Lions (1961) [Ed Fury as Ursus]
4. Ursus and the Tartar Princess (1962) [Joe Robinson as Ursus]
5. The Rebel Gladiators (1963) [Dan Vadis as Ursus]
6. Ursus in the Land of Fire (1963) [Ed Fury as Ursus]
7. Hercules, Prisoner of Evil (1964) [Reg Park as Ursus]
8. The Three Avengers (1964) [Sergio Ciani aka Alan Steel as Ursus]
9. Samson & the Mighty Challenge (1964)
[Ursus, Hercules, Samson, and Maciste team up; a comedy-adventure with Yann Larvor as Ursus.]

Van Helsing:

Van Helsing (2004 Film)

The Vigilante:

The Vigilante (1947 Serial)


Vulcan, Son of Jupiter (1961)


Watchmen (2009 Film)


Witchblade (2000 TV Movie)
Witchblade (2001-2002 TV Series)

Wonder Woman:

Wonder Woman: Who's Afraid of Diana Prince? (1967 TV Pilot Pitch)
Wonder Woman (1974 TV Movie)
Wonder Woman (1975-1979 TV Series)


Xena: Warrior Princess (1995-2001)


X-Men (2000 Film)
X2:  X-Men United (2003 Film)

X-Men:  The Last Stand (2006 Film)
X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009 Film)
X-Men: First Class (2011 Film)


Zoom: Academy For Superheroes (2006 Film)


The Mark of Zorro (1920 Film)

Don Q: The Son of Zorro (1925 Film)

Zorro Rides Again (1937 Serial)

The Mark of Zorro (1940 Film)

Son of Zorro (1947 Serial)

The Ghost of Zorro (1949 Serial)

Zorro (1957-1959 TV Series)

The Mark of Zorro (1974 TV Movie)

Zorro (1975 Film)

Zorro, the Gay Blade (1981 Film)

Antonio Banderas Zorro Films
The Mask of Zorro (1998 Film)
The Legend of Zorro (2005 Film)