Top series and movies based on comic booksWatch full movie now
Superheroes, incredible stories and more – all these series and movies were inspired by the comic books and graphic novels you love.
Superheroes, supernatural or just plain super – many incredible stories started their lives as comic books or graphic novels. Here are some of the top series and movies they’ve inspired, ready to stream on Showmax.
Marcus is a homeless teenager recruited to join an elite private school where the world’s top crime families send their children. Set against the backdrop of late 1980s counterculture. Based on the comic book series of the same name created by Rick Remender and Wesley Craig and published by Image Comics. Watch now »
An all-star cast including Regina King, Don Johnson and Jeremy Irons leads this adaptation of the DC graphic novel. The series is set in an alternate history where superheroes and villains are outlawed. Watch now »
The definitive zombie horror series. When Sheriff Rick Grimes wakes from a coma to find that his town is overrun with “Walkers”, he joins a motley group of survivors and heads out to find his wife and son. Based on the Image graphic novels. Watch now »
A newly fostered young boy in search of his mother instead finds unexpected superpowers and soon gains a powerful enemy. The movie, which scored 90% on Rotten Tomatoes and was a box office hit, is based on the DC Comics about the character of the same name. Watch now »
Based on the French comic books, this was the most expensive European film and the most expensive indie movie ever made. Expect stunning effects, a fun, fast-paced storyline, and appearances by the likes of Clive Owen and Rihanna. Watch now »
The Turtles have been advised by their rat sensei to stay in the shadows and never reveal themselves above ground. But when the kingpin Shredder starts terrorising New York, they come into the light to save their home. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles was created by Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird. Watch now »
In the second movie inspired by Kick-Ass’s heroics, everyday people are donning costumes and masks to become superheroes. But there’s also an army of supervillains gaining momentum as followers of Red Mist. It’s based on the comic book of the same name created by Mark Millar and John Romita Jr published by Marvel Comics. Watch now »
Leo, Donnie, Raph and Mikey are mutant turtles who have been trained in the art of ninjutsu by their rat sensei, Master Splinter. Emerging from their sewer lair, the reptile brothers confront the wondrous world of New York City, facing villains more dangerous and pizza more delicious than anything they could have imagined.
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