Superhero Worship: Top 40 Marvel Movie Ideas, Ranked

From smart casting choices to Spidey and X-Men reboots, we rank the decisions that have shaped Marvel's superhero universe, from worst to best

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Replacing Bryan Singer With Brett Ratner on 'X-Men: The Last Stand'
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Century Fox Film Corp29/40

29. Replacing Bryan Singer With Brett Ratner on 'X-Men: The Last Stand'

One more jab at The Last Stand and then we'll leave it alone. When Singer went off to revive/reboot the Superman franchise, Fox hired "The Rat" (as fanboys call him) to make their release date for a third X-Men movie. Ratner knows how to shoot a movie, though you could argue that almost everything he does lacks any kind of real heart or substance. That's why this follow-up to two stellar superhero films feels so rushed and inconsequential — even when it's killing no less than three major characters!

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