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All | Animated | Live Action | DC | Marvel | Other | Foreign

1943

Batman, The (Live Action) 1943, Film–Columbia

Movie serial with Lewis Wilson. DC Comics

1944

Captain America (Live Action) 1944, Film–Republic

with Dick Purcell. Marvel Comics

1948

Adventures of Superman, The (Live Action) 1948, Film–Columbia

Movie serial with Kirk Alyn; 15 parts. DC Comics

1949

Batman and Robin (Live Action) 1949, Film–Columbia

Movie serial with Robert Lowery. DC Comics

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1950

Atom Man vs. Superman (Live Action) 1950, Film–Columbia

Movie serial with Kirk Alyn; 15 parts. DC Comics

1951

Superman and the Mole Men (Live Action) 1951, Film–Lippert Pictures

with George Reeves. DC Comics

1952

Adventures of Superman, The (Live Action) 1952-1958, TVSeries (104 episodes)–Syndicated

with George Reeves. DC Comics

1966

Batman (Live Action) 1966-1968, TVSeries (120 episodes)–ABC

with Adam West/Burt Ward. DC Comics

Batman (Live Action) 1966, Film–20th Century Fox

with Adam West/Burt Ward. DC Comics

1967

Wonder Woman: Who's Afraid of Diana Prince? (Live Action) 1967, TVMovie

Short with Ellie Wood Walker. DC Comics

1972

Tales from The Crypt (Live Action) 1972, Film

EC Comics

Lone Wolf and Cub 1: Child and Expertise for Rent (Live Action) 1972, Film–Toho Company

Also known as Lone Wolf and Cub: Sword of Vengeance. Though the comic this film was based on was first published in the United States in 1987, the original Japanese versions began in 1970. First Comics

Lone Wolf and Cub 2: Perambulator of the River of Sanzu (Live Action) 1972, Film–Toho Company

Also known as Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart at the River Styx. Though the comic this film was based on was first published in the United States in 1987, the original Japanese versions began in 1970. First Comics

Lone Wolf and Cub 3: Perambulator Against The Winds of Death (Live Action) 1972, Film–Toho Company

Also known as Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart to Hades, Lightning Swords of Death or Lupine Wolf. Though the comic this film was based on was first published in the United States in 1987, the original Japanese versions began in 1970. First Comics

Lone Wolf and Cub 4: In Peril (Live Action) 1972, Film–Toho Company

Also known as Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart in Peril. Though the comic this film was based on was first published in the United States in 1987, the original Japanese versions began in 1970. First Comics

1973

Vault of Horror, The (Live Action) 1973, Film

EC Comics

Lone Wolf and Cub 5: Crossroads to Hell (Live Action) 1973, Film–Toho Company

Also known as Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart in Land of Demons. Though the comic this film was based on was first published in the United States in 1987, the original Japanese versions began in 1970. First Comics

1974

Lone Wolf and Cub 6: White Heaven in Hell (Live Action) 1974, Film–Toho Company

Also known as Lone Wolf and Cub: Sword of Vengeance. Though the comic this film was based on was first published in the United States in 1987, the original Japanese versions began in 1970.Also known as Baby Cart 6: Go to Hell, Daigoro!. Though the comic this film was based on was first published in the United States in 1987, the original Japanese versions began in 1970. First Comics

Shazam! (Live Action) 1974-1977, TVSeries (28 episodes)–CBS

part of Shazam!/Isis Hour on last 2 seasons. with Jackson Bostwick (later replaced by John Davey) and Michael Gray. Charlton/DC Comics

Wonder Woman (Live Action) 1974, TVMovie–CBS

with Cathy Lee Crosby. DC Comics

1975

New Original Wonder Woman, The (Live Action) 1975, TVMovie–CBS

with Lynda Carter. DC Comics

1976

Wonder Woman (Live Action) 1976-1979, TVSeries (60 episodes)–CBS

with Lynda Carter. DC Comics

1977

Incredible Hulk, The (Live Action) 1977, TVMovie–CBS

with Bill Bixby/Lou Ferrigno. Marvel Comics

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Amazing Spider-Man, The (Live Action) 1977, TVMovie–CBS

with Nicholas Hammond. Marvel Comics

1978

Superman (Live Action) 1978, Film–Warner Bros

with Christopher Reeve. DC Comics

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Dr Strange (Live Action) 1978, TVMovie–CBS

with Peter Hooten. Marvel Comics

Incredible Hulk, The (Live Action) 1978-1982, TVSeries (87 episodes)–CBS

with Bill Bixby. Marvel Comics

Spider-Man Strikes Back (Live Action) 1978, TVMovie–CBS

with Nicholas Hammond. Marvel Comics

1979

Captain America (Live Action) 1979, TVMovie–CBS

with Reb Brown. Marvel Comics

Captain America II: Death Too Soon (Live Action) 1979, TVMovie–CBS

with Reb Brown. Marvel Comics

Legends of the Superheroes (Live Action) 1979, TVSpecial–NBC

DC Comics

1980

Superman II (Live Action) 1980, Film–Warner Bros

with Christopher Reeve. DC Comics

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1982

Swamp Thing (Live Action) 1982, Film–MGM

with Ray Wise/Dick Durock. DC Comics

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Conan The Barbarian (Live Action) 1982, Film–Universal

with Arnold Schwarzenegger. Marvel Comics

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1983

Superman III (Live Action) 1983, Film–Warner Bros

with Christopher Reeve. DC Comics

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1984

Conan The Destroyer (Live Action) 1984, Film–Universal

with Arnold Schwarzenegger. Marvel Comics

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Sheena (Live Action) 1984, Film–Columbia

with Tanya Roberts Fiction House

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Supergirl (Live Action) 1984, Film–TriStar

with Helen Slater. DC Comics

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Aquaman (Live Action) 1984, TVMovie–unknown

DC Comics

1985

Red Sonja (Live Action) 1985, Film–MGM/UA

with Brigitte Nielsen. Marvel Comics

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1986

Howard the Duck (Live Action) 1986, Film–Universal

Marvel Comics

1987

Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (Live Action) 1987, Film–Warner Bros

with Christopher Reeve. DC Comics

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Sable (Live Action) 1987-1988, TVSeries (7 episodes)–ABC

with Lewis Van Bergen and Rene Russo. First Comics

1988

Incredible Hulk Returns, The (Live Action) 1988, TVMovie–CBS

with Bill Bixby. Marvel Comics

1989

Return of the Swamp Thing, The (Live Action) 1989, Film–Columbia

with Dick Durock. DC Comics

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Batman (Live Action) 1989, Film–Warner Bros

with Michael Keaton. DC Comics

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Punisher, The (Live Action) 1989, Film–New World

with Dolph Lungren. Marvel Comics

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Adventures of Superboy, The (Live Action) 1989-1992, TVSeries (100 episodes)–Syndicated

with Gerard Christopher/John Haymes Newton. DC Comics

Tales from the Crypt (Live Action) 1989-1996, TVSeries (93 episodes)–HBO

EC Comics

Trial of the Incredible Hulk, The (Live Action) 1989, TVMovie–CBS

with Bill Bixby. Marvel Comics

1990

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Live Action) 1990, Film–New Line

Mirage Comics

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Captain America (Live Action) 1990, Film–Columbia TriStar

with Matt Sallinger. Marvel Comics

Archie: To Riverdale and Back Again (Live Action) 1990, TVMovie

with Christopher Rich. Archie Comics

Death of the Incredible Hulk, The (Live Action) 1990, TVMovie–CBS

with Bill Bixby. Marvel Comics

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Flash, The (Live Action) 1990-1991, TVSeries (21 episodes)–CBS

with John Wesley Shipp. DC Comics

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1991

Guyver, The (Live Action) 1991, Film–New Line Cinema

with Jack Armstrong. Viz Manga Heroes

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (Live Action) 1991, Film–New Line

Mirage Comics

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Rocketeer, The (Live Action) 1991, Film–Walt Disney Pictures

with Bill Campbell. Pacific Comics

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1992

Batman Returns (Live Action) 1992, Film–Warner Bros

with Michael Keaton. DC Comics

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Human Target (Live Action) 1992, TVSeries (7 episodes)–ABC

with Rick Springfield. DC Comics

1993

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III (Live Action) 1993, Film–New Line

Mirage Comics

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Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (Live Action) 1993-1997, TVSeries (88 episodes)–ABC

with Dean Cain. DC Comics

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1994

Crow, The (Live Action) 1994, Film–Buena Vista

with Brandon Lee. Calibur/Tundra/Kitchen Sink Press

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Mask, The (Live Action) 1994, Film–New Line

with Jim Carrey. Dark Horse Comics

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Timecop (Live Action) 1994, Film–MCA/Universal

with Jean-Claude Van Damme. Dark Horse Comics

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Guyver2 , The (Live Action) 1994, Video (1 episode)

with David Hayter. Viz Manga Heroes

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Ri?hie Ri?h (Live Action) 1994, Film

with Macaulay Culkin. Harvey Comics

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Fantastic Four, The (Live Action) 1994, Film–New Horizons

unreleased. with Alex Hyde-White, Rebecca Staab, Michael Bailey Smith and Jay Underwood. Marvel Comics

1995

Demon Knight (Live Action) 1995, Film

EC Comics

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Tank Girl (Live Action) 1995, Film–MGM/UA

with Lori Petty. Dark Horse Comics

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Batman Forever (Live Action) 1995, Film–Warner Bros

with Val Kilmer. DC Comics

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Judge Dredd (Live Action) 1995, Film–Buena Vista

with Sylvester Stallone. IPC Magazines

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1996

Barb Wire (Live Action) 1996, Film–Gramercy

with Pamela Anderson. Dark Horse Comics

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Bordello of Blood (Live Action) 1996, Film

EC Comics

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Crow: City of Angels, The (Live Action) 1996, Film–Miramax

with Vincent Perez. Calibur/Tundra/Kitchen Sink Press

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Generation X (Live Action) 1996, TVMovie–Fox

Marvel Comics

Sabrina, The Teenage Witch (Live Action) 1996-2003, TVSeries (1 episode)–ABC

with Melissa Joan Hart. Archie Comics

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Vampirella (Live Action) 1996, Video (1 episode)–Concorde Pictures

with Talisa Soto. Warren Magazines

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1997

Batman & Robin (Live Action) 1997, Film–Warner Bros

with George Clooney. DC Comics

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Men in Black (Live Action) 1997, Film–Columbia

with Will Smith. Aircel/Malibu/Marvel Comics

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Spawn (Live Action) 1997, Film–New Line Cinema

with Michael Jai White. Image

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Steel (Live Action) 1997, Film–Warner Bros

with Shaquille O'Neil. DC Comics

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Kull The Conqueror (Live Action) 1997, Film–MCA/Universal

with Kevin Sorbo. Marvel Comics

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Conan (Live Action) 1997-1998, TVSeries (22 episodes)

with Ralf Moeller. Marvel Comics

Justice League of America (Live Action) 1997, TVSpecial

Unaired pilot. Some limited information is available on Wikipedia. DC Comics

Timecop (Live Action) 1997-1998, TVSeries (9 episodes)–ABC

with T.W. King. Dark Horse Comics

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1998

Blade (Live Action) 1998, Film–New Line

with Wesley Snipes. Marvel Comics

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Casper Meets Wendy (Live Action) 1998, Film–20th Century Fox

with Hillary Duff. Harvey Comics

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Ri?hie Ri?h's Christmas Wish (Live Action) 1998, Video (1 episode)

with David Gallagher. Harvey Comics

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Conan: The Adventurer (Live Action) 1998-1999, TVSeries (?? episodes)

with Ralf Moeller. Marvel Comics

Crow: Stairway to Heaven, The (Live Action) 1998-1999, TVSeries (16 episodes)–Sci-Fi Channel

with Mark Dacascos. Calibur/Tundra/Kitchen Sink Press

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Nick Fury: Agent of SHIELD (Live Action) 1998, TVMovie–FOX

with David Hasselhoff. Marvel Comics

Sabrina Goes to Rome (Live Action) 1998, TVMovie–ABC

with Melissa Joan Hart. Archie Comics

1999

Virus (Live Action) 1999, Film–MCA/Universal

with Jamie Lee Curtis. Dark Horse Comics

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Mystery Men (Live Action) 1999, Film–MCA/Universal

with Ben Stiller. Dark Horse Comics

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Sabrina, Down Under (Live Action) 1999, TVMovie–ABC

with Melissa Joan Hart. Archie Comics

2000

Crow: Salvation, The (Live Action) 2000, Film–Dimension

with Eric Mabius. Calibur/Tundra/Kitchen Sink Press

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X-Men (Live Action) 2000, Film–20th Century Fox

with Patrick Stewart. Marvel Comics

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Ghost World (Live Action) 2000, Film–MGM/UA

with Thora Birch. Fantagraphic Comics

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Sheena (Live Action) 2000-2002, TVSeries (35 episodes)–Columbia Tristar

with Gina Lee Nolan Fiction House

2001

Josie and the Pussycats (Live Action) 2001, Film–MCA/Universal

with Rachel Leigh Cook, Rosario Dawson & Tara Reid. Archie Comics

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Witchblade (Live Action) 2001-2002, TVSeries (23 episodes)–TNT

with Yancy Butler. Top Cow Comics

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Smallville (Live Action) 2001-2011, TVSeries (218 episodes)–WB

with Tom Welling. DC Comics

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From Hell (Live Action) 2001, Film–20th Century Fox

with Johnny Depp. Top Shelf Productions

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Mutant X (Live Action) 2001-2004, TVSeries (66 episodes)–Syndicated

Marvel Comics

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Tick, The (Live Action) 2001-2002, TVSeries (9 episodes)–FOX

with Patrick Warburton. New England Comics

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2002

Jerimiah (Live Action) 2002-2004, TVSeries (35 episodes)–Showtime

Platinum Studios

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Blade 2 (Live Action) 2002, Film–New Line

with Wesley Snipes. Marvel Comics

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Spider-Man (Live Action) 2002, Film–Columbia

with Tobey Maguire. Marvel Comics

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Men in Black II (Live Action) 2002, Film–Columbia

with Will Smith. Aircel/Malibu/Marvel Comics

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Road to Perdition (Live Action) 2002, Film–20th Century Fox

with Tom Hanks. The original graphic novel, that this film is based on, is derived from the Japanese comics called Lone Wolf and Cub. Paradox Press

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Ritual (Live Action) 2002, Film

EC Comics

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Birds of Prey (Live Action) 2002-2002, TVSeries (13 episodes)–WB

with Dina Meyer. DC Comics

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Lone Wolf and Cub (Live Action) 2002, Film

Though the comic this film was based on was first published in the United States in 1987, the original Japanese versions began in 1970. First Comics

2003

X2 (Live Action) 2003, Film–20th Century Fox

with Patrick Stewart. Marvel Comics

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Daredevil (Live Action) 2003, Film–20th Century Fox

with Ben Affleck. Marvel Comics

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Bulletproof Monk (Live Action) 2003, Film–MGM

with Chow Yun Fat. Flypaper Press/Image Comics

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Hulk (Live Action) 2003, Film–Universal

with Eric Bana. Marvel Comics

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League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, The (Live Action) 2003, Film–20th Century Fox

with Sean Connery. America's Best Comics

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American Splendor (Live Action) 2003, Film–Fine Line

with Paul Giamiatti. Harvey Pekar

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Timecop: The Berlin Decision (Live Action) 2003, Film–Universal

with Jason Scott Lee. Also known as Timecop 2 Dark Horse Comics

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Batman: Dead End (Live Action) 2003, Internet (1 episode)–TheForce.net

Fan Film that gained popularity on the internet. DC Comics

2004

Hellboy (Live Action) 2004, Film–Columbia

with Ron Perlman. Dark Horse Comics

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Punisher, The (Live Action) 2004, Film–Lions Gate

with Thomas Jane. Marvel Comics

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Spider-Man 2 (Live Action) 2004, Film–Columbia

with Tobey Maguire. Marvel Comics

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Catwoman (Live Action) 2004, Film–Warner Bros

with Halle Berry. DC Comics

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Alien Vs Predator (Live Action) 2004, Film–20th Century Fox

an odd entry in this list, what started as two film properties that had a large success with comic adaptations in the 1990's in which they "teamed" up, now returning to film based on their comic incarnations. Dark Horse Comics

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Blade: Trinity (Live Action) 2004, Film–New Line

with Wesley Snipes. Also features an appearance of Hannibal King, played by Ryan Reynolds, from Tomb of Dracula. Marvel Comics

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Grayson (Live Action) 2004, Internet (1 episode)–TheForce.net

Fan Film that gained popularity on the internet. DC Comics

World's Finest (Live Action) 2004, Internet (1 episode)–TheForce.net

Fan Film that gained popularity on the internet. DC Comics

2005

Elektra (Live Action) 2005, Film–20th Century Fox

with Jennifer Garner. Marvel Comics

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Constantine (Live Action) 2005, Film–Warner Bros

with Keanu Reeves. DC Comics

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Son of the Mask (Live Action) 2005, Film–New Line

with Jamie Kennedy. Dark Horse Comics

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Sin City (Live Action) 2005, Film–Dimension

with Mickey Rourke. Dark Horse Comics

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Man-Thing (Live Action) 2005, TVMovie–Sci-Fi Channel

Marvel Comics

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Batman Begins (Live Action) 2005, Film–Warner Bros

with Christian Bale. DC Comics

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Fantastic Four (Live Action) 2005, Film–20th Century Fox

with Ioan Gruffudd, Jessica Alba, Michael Chiklis and Chris Evans. Marvel Comics

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Crow: Wicked Prayer, The (Live Action) 2005, Film–Dimension

with Edward Furlong. Straight to DVD. Calibur/Tundra/Kitchen Sink Press

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A History of Violence (Live Action) 2005, Film–New Line

with Viggo Mortensen. DC Comics

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Painkiller Jane (Live Action) 2005, TVMovie–Sci-Fi Channel

with Emmanuelle Vaugier. Event Comics

2006

Ultimate Avengers: The Movie (Live Action) 2006, Film–Lions Gate

straight to DVD. Marvel Comics

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V For Vendetta (Live Action) 2006, Film–Warner Bros

with Natalie Portman DC Comics

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Art School Confidential (Live Action) 2006, Film–Sony Pictures Classics

with Max Minghella. Fantagraphic Comics

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X-Men: The Last Stand (Live Action) 2006, Film–20th Century Fox

with Patrick Stewart, et al. Marvel Comics

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Blade: The Series (Live Action) 2006-2006, TVSeries (12 episodes)–SpikeTV

Marvel Comics

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Superman Returns (Live Action) 2006, Film–Warner Bros

with Brandon Routh. DC Comics

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Zoom (Live Action) 2006, Film–Columbia

with Tim Allen. Originally titled "Zoom's Academy for the Super Gifted" Astonish Comics

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The Covenant (Live Action) 2006, Film–Columbia

Top Cow Comics

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Mercy Reef (Live Action) 2006-2006, TVSeries (1 episode)–WB

with Justin Hartley. Only the pilot was produced. Canceled when the WB merged with UPN. DC Comics

Ultra (Live Action) 2006-2006, TVSeries (1 episode)–CBS

release not yet set. with Lena Headey. Unaired pilot, cancelled from CBS 06-07 season Image

2007

Ghost Rider (Live Action) 2007, Film–Columbia

with Nicholas Cage. Marvel Comics

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300 (Live Action) 2007, Film–Warner Bros

with Gerard Butler. Dark Horse Comics

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Painkiller Jane (Live Action) 2007-2007, TVSeries (22 episodes)–Sci-Fi Channel

with Kristanna Loken. Event Comics

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Spider-Man 3 (Live Action) 2007, Film–Columbia

with Tobey Maguire. Marvel Comics

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Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (Live Action) 2007, Film–20th Century Fox

with Ioan Gruffudd, Jessica Alba, Chris Evans & Michael Chiklis. Marvel Comics

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Stardust (Live Action) 2007, Film–Paramount

with Claire Danes. DC Comics

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30 Days of Night (Live Action) 2007, Film–Columbia

with Josh Hartnett. IDW

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Aliens Vs Predator: Requiem (Live Action) 2007, Film–20th Century Fox

Dark Horse Comics

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2008

Iron Man (Live Action) 2008, Film–New Line

with Robert Downey Jr. Marvel Comics

Incredible Hulk, The (Live Action) 2008, Film–Universal

with Edward Norton. Marvel Comics

Wanted (Live Action) 2008, Film–Universal

with James McAvoy and Angelina Jolie. Top Cow Comics

Hellboy 2: The Golden Army (Live Action) 2008, Film–Columbia

with Ron Perlman. Dark Horse Comics

Dark Knight, The (Live Action) 2008, Film–Warner Bros

with Christian Bale. DC Comics

Punisher: War Zone, The (Live Action) 2008, Film–Lions Gate

with Ray Stevenson. Marvel Comics

Spirit, The (Live Action) 2008, Film–Lions Gate

with Gabriel Macht. Harvey Comics

2009

Watchmen (Live Action) 2009, Film–Warner Bros

with Patrick Wilson, Jackie Earle Haley, Matthew Goode, Billy Crudup, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Carla Gugino, Malin Akerman, & Stephen McHattie. DC Comics

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine (Live Action) 2009, Film–20th Century Fox

with Hugh Jackman. Marvel Comics

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Whiteout (Live Action) 2009, Film–Warner Bros

with Kate Beckinsale. Oni Press

Surrogates, The (Live Action) 2009, Film–Touchstone

with Bruce Willis. Top Shelf Productions

2010

Human Target (Live Action) 2010-2011, TVSeries (25 episodes)–FOX

with Mark Valley. DC Comics

Losers, The (Live Action) 2010, Film–Warner Bros

with Jeffrey Dean Morgan. Vertigo

Kick-Ass (Live Action) 2010, Film–Lions Gate

with Nicholas Cage. Marvel Icon

Iron Man 2 (Live Action) 2010, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Robert Downey Jr. Marvel Comics

Jonah Hex (Live Action) 2010, Film–Warner Bros

with Josh Brolin. DC Comics

Scott Pilgrim vs The World (Live Action) 2010, Film–Universal

with Michael Cera. Oni Press

Red (Live Action) 2010, Film

with Bruce Willis. DC Comics

Walking Dead, The (Live Action) 2010-present, TVSeries (35 episodes)–AMC

with Andrew Lincoln. Image

2011

Dylan Dog: Dead of Night (Live Action) 2011, Film–Platinum Studios

with Brandon Routh. Dark Horse Comics

Priest (Live Action) 2011, Film–Screen Gems

With Paul Bettany. TokyoPop

Thor (Live Action) 2011, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Chris Hemsworth. Marvel Comics

X-Men: First Class (Live Action) 2011, Film

with James McAvoy. Marvel Comics

Green Lantern (Live Action) 2011, Film

with Ryan Reynolds. DC Comics

Captain America: The First Avenger (Live Action) 2011, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Chris Evans. Marvel Comics

Cowboys and Aliens (Live Action) 2011, Film–Columbia

with Harrison Ford & Daniel Craig. Platinum Studios

Conan the Barbarian (Live Action) 2011, Film–Lions Gate

with Jason Momoa. Marvel Comics

Wonder Woman (Live Action) 2011, TVSeries (1 episode)–NBC

with Adrianne Palicki. Not picked up as Pilot. DC Comics

2012

Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (Live Action) 2012, Film–Columbia

with Nicolas Cage. Marvel Comics

Avengers, The (Live Action) 2012, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlet Johansen and Jeremy Renner. Marvel Comics

Men in Black III (Live Action) 2012, Film–Columbia

with Will Smith. Aircel/Malibu/Marvel Comics

Amazing Spider-Man, The (Live Action) 2012, Film–Sony

with Andrew Garfield. Marvel Comics

Dirty Laundry (Live Action) 2012, Internet (1 episode)–RAW Studios

YouTube.com fan film by Phil Joanau with Thomas Jane. Marvel Comics

Dark Knight Rises, The (Live Action) 2012, Film–Warner Bros

with Christian Bale. DC Comics

Dredd (Live Action) 2012, Film

with Karl Urban. IPC Magazines

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Arrow (Live Action) 2012-present, TVSeries (45 episodes)–CW

with Stephen Amell. Renewed for 3rd Season. DC Comics

2013

Oblivion (Live Action) 2013, Film–Universal

with Tom Cruise. Based on unpublished grahic novel. Radical Comics

Iron Man 3 (Live Action) 2013, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Robert Downey Jr. Marvel Comics

Man of Steel (Live Action) 2013, Film–Warner Bros

with Henry Cavill. DC Comics

Kick-Ass 2: Balls to the Wall (Live Action) 2013, Film–Universal

Marvel Icon

Red 2 (Live Action) 2013, Film–Summit Entertainment

DC Comics

RIPD (Live Action) 2013, Film–Universal

With Ryan Reynolds & Jeff Bridges. Dark Horse Comics

Wolverine, The (Live Action) 2013, Film–20th Century Fox

with Hugh Jackman. Marvel Comics

Truth In Journalism (Live Action) 2013, Internet (1 episode)–RAW Studios

YouTube.com fan film by Phil Joanau with Ryan Kwanten. Marvel Comics

2 Guns (Live Action) 2013, Film–Universal

with Denzel Washington & Mark Wahlberg. Boom! Studios

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Live Action) 2013-present, TVSeries (44 episodes)–ABC

with Ming Na Wen and Clark Gregg. Renewed for 2nd Season. Marvel Comics

Thor: The Dark World (Live Action) 2013, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Chris Hemsworth. Marvel Comics

2014

300: Rise of an Empire (Live Action) 2014, Film–Warner Bros

Dark Horse Comics

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (Live Action) 2014, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Chris Evans. Marvel Comics

Amazing Spider-Man, The 2 (Live Action) 2014, Film–Sony

with Andrew Garfield. Marvel Comics

X-Men: Days of Future Past (Live Action) 2014, Film–20th Century Fox

with James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender. Based on the storyline from Uncanny X-Men #141-142. Marvel Comics

The Strain (Live Action) 2014, TVSeries (13 episodes)–FX

Dark Horse Comics

Guardians of the Galaxy (Live Action) 2014, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Chriss Pratt & Zoe Saldana. Marvel Comics

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Live Action) 2014, Film–Paramount

with Megan Fox. Mirage Comics

Sin City: A Dame To Kill For (Live Action) 2014, Film–Dimension

with Jessica Alba. Dark Horse Comics

Gotham (Live Action) 2014, TVSeries (16 episodes)–FOX

Picked up as a FOX show for the 2014/15 season. DC Comics

Flash, The (Live Action) 2014, TVSeries (1 episode)–CW

spinoff from Arrow with Grant Gustin. Picked up as a CW show for the 2014/15 season. DC Comics

Constantine (Live Action) 2014-1, TVSeries (13 episodes)–NBC

Picked up as an NBC show for the 2014/15 season. Cancelled after half a season. DC Comics

Preacher (Live Action) 2014, TVSeries (1 episode)–AMC

Originally was solicited as a TV Series in the early 2000's by CBS/Columbia (original iMDB link). Reinvigorated in early 2014 and produced by Seth Rogen. Pilot ordered in late 2014. Vertigo

2015

Agent Carter (Live Action) 2015, TVSeries (8 episodes)–ABC

Showrunners are Tara Butters and Michele Fazekas and starring Hayley Atwell. Picked up as a midseason ABC show for the 2014/15 season. Marvel Comics

Kingsman: The Secret Service (Live Action) 2015, Film–20th Century Fox

Based on Mark Millar title of same name. with Colin Firth. Marvel Icon

iZombie (Live Action) 2015, TVSeries (1 episode)–CW

with Rose McIver. Picked up as a midesason CW show for the 2014/15 season. Vertigo

Daredevil (Live Action) 2015, TVSeries (13 episodes)–Netflix

with Charlie Cox. Announced on 11/7/13 that this series, along with three others was part of a batch of new Netflix TV Shows. Marvel Comics

Avengers, The: Age of Ultron (Live Action) 2015, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlet Johansen and Jeremy Renner. Marvel Comics

Ant-Man (Live Action) 2015, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Paul Rudd and Michael Douglas. Phase 3 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Marvel Comics

The Fantastic Four (Live Action) 2015, Film–20th Century Fox

with Miles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B Jordan and Jamie Bell. Marvel Comics

A.K.A. Jessica Jones (Live Action) 2015, TVSeries (13 episodes)–Netflix

with Krysten Ritter. Announced on 11/7/13 that this series, along with three others was part of a batch of new Netflix TV Shows. Originally teased as an ABC show. Marvel Comics

Dark Matter (Live Action) 2015, TVSeries (13 episodes)–Syfy

Dark Horse Comics

DMZ (Live Action) 2015, TVSeries (1 episode)

Circa Feb 2014, deal made to develop a script. Nothing for the current 2014/15 season. Vertigo

Lucifer (Live Action) 2015, TVSeries (1 episode)–FOX

Series is a spin-off from the Sandman comics. With Tom Ellis. DC Comics

Supergirl (Live Action) 2015, TVSeries (1 episode)–CBS

helmed by Greg Berlanti and Adi Adler. Starring Mellisa Benoist. Announced on 9/19/2014. DC Comics

2016

Deadpool [opens 2/12/2016] (Live Action) 2016, Film–20th Century Fox

with Ryan Reynolds. Marvel Comics

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice [opens 3/25/2016] (Live Action) 2016, Film–Warner Bros

aka Man of Steel 2; delayed from Jul 17, 2015, then moved from 5/6/2016. with Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill. DC Comics

Captain America: Civil War [opens 5/6/2016] (Live Action) 2016, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Chris Evans. Marvel Comics

X-Men: Age of Apocalypse [opens 5/27/2016] (Live Action) 2016, Film–20th Century Fox

Marvel Comics

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 [opens 6/3/2016] (Live Action) 2016, Film–Paramount

Mirage Comics

Suicide Squad [opens 8/5/2016] (Live Action) 2016, Film–Warner Bros

DC Comics

Gambit [opens 10/7/2016] (Live Action) 2016, Film–20th Century Fox

with Channing Tatum. Marvel Comics

Doctor Strange [opens 11/4/2016] (Live Action) 2016, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Benedict Cumberbatch. Marvel Comics

Sinister Six [opens 11/11/2016] (Live Action) 2016, Film–Columbia

Marvel Comics

Iron Fist (Live Action) 2016, TVSeries (13 episodes)–Netflix

Previously rumored with Ray Park. Was tentatively scheduled for 2012. Announced on 11/7/13 that this series, along with three others was part of a batch of new Netflix TV Shows. Marvel Comics

Justice League (Live Action) 2016, Film–Warner Bros

Originally announced for 2015. Now probably no earlier than 2016. DC Comics

Polar (Live Action) 2016, Film–Dark Horse Entertainment

Dark Horse Comics

2017

Wolverine 3 [opens 3/3/2017] (Live Action) 2017, Film–20th Century Fox

Marvel Comics

Guardians of the Galaxy 2 [opens 5/5/2017] (Live Action) 2017, Film–Marvel Entertainment

Marvel Comics

The Fantastic Four 2 [opens 6/2/2017] (Live Action) 2017, Film–20th Century Fox

Moved up (from July 14). Marvel Comics

Wonder Woman [opens 6/23/2017] (Live Action) 2017, Film–Warner Bros

with Gal Godot. DC Comics

Spider-Man [opens 7/28/2017] (Live Action) 2017, Film–Sony

with Tom Holland Marvel Comics

Thor: Ragnarok [opens 11/3/2017] (Live Action) 2017, Film–Marvel Entertainment

Marvel Comics

Justice League [opens 11/17/2017] (Live Action) 2017, Film–Warner Bros

DC Comics

Bloodshot (Live Action) 2017, Film–Sony

Valiant Comics

Defenders, The (Live Action) 2017, TVSpecial–Netflix

Announced on 11/7/13 that this mini-series, along with four other series was part of a batch of new Netflix TV Shows. Marvel Comics

Luke Cage (Live Action) 2017, TVSeries (13 episodes)–Netflix

with Mike Colter. Previously rumored with Tyrese Gibson. Was tentatively scheduled for 2011. Announced on 11/7/13 that this series, along with three others was part of a batch of new Netflix TV Shows. Marvel Comics

2018

Black Panther [opens 2/16/2018] (Live Action) 2018, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Chadwick Boseman. Marvel Comics

Flash, The [opens 3/23/2018] (Live Action) 2018, Film–Warner Bros

with Ezra Miller. DC Comics

Avengers: Infinity War Part I [opens 5/4/2018] (Live Action) 2018, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlet Johansen and Jeremy Renner. Marvel Comics

Ant-Man and The Wasp [opens 7/6/2018] (Live Action) 2018, Film–Marvel Entertainment

Marvel Comics

Untitled X-Men [opens 7/13/2018] (Live Action) 2018, Film–20th Century Fox

Marvel Comics

Aquaman [opens 7/27/2018] (Live Action) 2018, Film–Warner Bros

with Jason Mamoa DC Comics

2019

Captain Marvel [opens 3/8/2019] (Live Action) 2019, Film–Marvel Entertainment

(the Female version) Originally slated for November 2018. Marvel Comics

Shazam [opens 4/5/2019] (Live Action) 2019, Film–Warner Bros

with Dwayne Johnson as Black Adam. DC Comics

Avengers: Infinity War Part II [opens 5/3/2019] (Live Action) 2019, Film–Marvel Entertainment

with Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlet Johansen and Jeremy Renner. Marvel Comics

Justice League 2 [opens 6/14/2019] (Live Action) 2019, Film–Warner Bros

DC Comics

Inhumans [opens 7/12/2019] (Live Action) 2019, Film–Marvel Entertainment

Marvel Comics

2020

Cyborg [opens 4/3/2020] (Live Action) 2020, Film–Warner Bros

with Ray Fisher. DC Comics

Untitle Marvel Project [opens 5/1/2020] (Live Action) 2020, Film–Marvel Entertainment

Marvel Comics

Green Lantern [opens 6/19/2020] (Live Action) 2020, Film–Warner Bros

DC Comics

Untitle Marvel Project [opens 7/10/2020] (Live Action) 2020, Film–Marvel Entertainment

Marvel Comics

Untitle Marvel Project [opens 11/6/2020] (Live Action) 2020, Film–Marvel Entertainment

Marvel Comics

Development Hell

3 Days in Europe (Live Action) , Film

Oni Press

Abattoir (Live Action) , (1 episode)

Radical Comics

Amazing Spider-Man, The 4 (Live Action) , Film–Columbia

with Andrew Garfield. As of February 2015 and the merger of the Spider-Man franchise agreement with Marvel Studios, it highly doubtful this film will get produced. Marvel Comics

Amazon (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)

potential pilot for the CW in 2014. Cancelled. DC Comics

Archer & Armstrong (Live Action) , Film

In "fast-track" ro Production from unknown studio. (7/22/2014) Valiant Comics

Atlantis Rising (Live Action) , Film–Dreamworks

Platinum Studios

Billy Smoke (Live Action) , Film

with Matthew Fox. Oni Press

Black Widow, The (Live Action) , Film–Lions Gate

release not set. IMDB link, originally here, has gone missing. Marvel Comics

Bonesaw (Live Action) , Film

Was tentatively scheduled for 2009. Platinum Studios

Books of Magic (Live Action) , Film–Warner Bros

release not yet set. IMDB link, originally here, has gone missing. DC Comics

Booster Gold (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–Syfy

Potential pilot being ordered by Syfy, circa June 2013. DC Comics

Breath of Bones (Live Action) , Film

Dark Horse Comics

Button Man: The Killing Game (Live Action) , Film–Dreamworks

Was tentatively scheduled for 2011. Rebellion

Calibur (Live Action) , Film

Directed by John Woo. Was tentatively scheduled for 2012. Radical Comics

Chassis (Live Action) , Film

Tentatively scheduled for unknown date. IMDB link, originally here, has gone missing. Hurricane Entertainment

Chew (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–Showtime

Image

Cloak and Dagger (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–ABC Family

Marvel Comics

Criminal Macabre (Live Action) , Film–Universal

Was tentatively scheduled for 2012. Dark Horse Comics

Crow, The (Live Action) , Film

Calibur/Tundra/Kitchen Sink Press

Damned, The (Live Action) , Film

Was tentatively scheduled for 2010. Oni Press

Darkchylde (Live Action) , Film

Image

Deadman (Live Action) , Film–Warner Bros

DC Comics

Deathlok (Live Action) , Film–Paramount

Was tentatively scheduled for 2011. Marvel Comics

Dreadstar (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–Universal Cable Productions

Announced as In Development on Feb 17, 2015. Marvel Comics

Fathom (Live Action) , Film

with Megan Fox. Release not yet set. Was tentatively scheduled for 2011. Platinum Studios

Full Moon Fever (Live Action) , Film

release not set. Was tentatively scheduled for 2012. AIT/Planet Lair

Gamekeeper (Live Action) , Film–Warner Bros

Was tentatively scheduled for 2010. Virgin Comics

Ghost in the Shell (Live Action) , Film–Dreamworks

Was tentatively scheduled for 2011. Dark Horse Comics

Gravel (Live Action) , Film–Warner Bros

Avatar Press

Hack/Slash (Live Action) , Film–Rogue Pictures

Was tentatively scheduled for 2010. Devil's Due Productions

Hands of Shang-Chi, The (Live Action) , Film–Dreamworks

Was tentatively scheduled for 2011. Marvel Comics

Harbinger (Live Action) , Film–Sony

Valiant Comics

Hard Boiled (Live Action) , Film

Was tentatively scheduled for 2011. Dark Horse Comics

Hiding in Time (Live Action) , Film–Warner Bros

Was tentatively scheduled for 2010. Image

Hourman (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–CW

Rumored TV Series circa November 2013. No release date set. DC Comics

Hulk (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–ABC

Marvel Comics

Hunter's Moon (Live Action) , Film

with Mekhi Phifer. Was tentatively scheduled for 2010. Boom! Studios

Inferno (Live Action) , Film

Was tentatively scheduled for 2010. Platinum Studios

Julius (Live Action) , Film–Mandalay Pictures

Was tentatively scheduled for 2011. Oni Press

Killing Demons (Live Action) , Film

Was tentatively scheduled for 2009. Platinum Studios

King Conan: Crown of Iron (Live Action) , Film–Warner Bros

release not set. IMDB record has vanished. Old URL here. release not set. Marvel Comics

Krypton (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–Syfy

With the success of Gotham, this series is now in development, circa late 2014. DC Comics

Legends (Live Action) , Film

Radical Publishers

Lobo (Live Action) , Film–Warner Bros

DC Comics

Locke & Key (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–20th Century Fox

Not picked up as Pilot. IDW

Lone Wolf and Cub (Live Action) , Film–Paramount

Though the comic this film was based on was first published in the United States in 1987, the original Japanese versions began in 1970. IMDB page originally here, is no longer found. release not set. First Comics

Magdelena (Live Action) , Film

Was tentatively scheduled for 2010. Top Cow Comics

Magneto (Live Action) , Film–20th Century Fox

with Ian McKellen. Was tentatively scheduled for 2011. Marvel Comics

Mal Chance (Live Action) , Film

release not yet set. Platinum Studios

Many Worlds of Jonas Moore, The (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–MGM

Factory Publishing

Meet The Haunteds (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)

release not yet set. Platinum Studios

Midnight, Mass. (Live Action) , Film–NBC

Vertigo

Mockingbird (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–ABC Family

Marvel Comics

Monster (Live Action) , Film–New Line

based on a manga by Naoki Urasawa. Was tentatively scheduled for 2009. Foreign

Ness (Live Action) , Film–Paramount

Was tentatively scheduled for 2012. This film has been renamed from 'Torso' to 'Ness.' Image

Nick Fury (Live Action) , Film–Marvel Entertainment

Was tentatively scheduled for 2012. Marvel Comics

No Place (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–Syfy

Top Cow Comics

North Wind (Live Action) , Film

Boom! Studios

Outcast (Live Action) , TVSeries (10 episodes)–Cinemax

From The Walking Dead creator, Robert Kirkman. Announced as a 10 episode series on Feb 13, 2015. Image

Painkiller Jane (Live Action) , Film

to be directed by Jen & Sylvia Soska. Event Comics

Queen and Country (Live Action) , Film–20th Century Fox

Oni Press

Shazam! (Live Action) , Film–New Line

with Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson. Was tentatively scheduled for 2011. Charlton/DC Comics

Sleeper (Live Action) , Film–Warner Bros

with Tom Cruise. DC/Wildstorm

Sub-Mariner (Live Action) , Film–Universal

Was tentatively scheduled for 2010. Marvel Comics

Suicide Squad (Live Action) , Film–Warner Bros

release not yet set. DC Comics

Tag (Live Action) , Film–Universal

Was tentatively scheduled for 2012. Boom! Studios

Teen Titans (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–TNT

Pilot ordered in late 2014. DC Comics

The Coldest City (Live Action) , Film

with Charlieze Theron. Oni Press

The Darkness (Live Action) , Film

Was tentatively scheduled for 2009. Platinum Studios

The Other Dead (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–Animal Planet

Announced on 10/10/2014. IDW

The Sixth Gun (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–NBC

A pilot was ordered circa Jan 2013. Oni Press

Thief of Thieves (Live Action) , TVSeries (1 episode)–AMC

Image

Unique (Live Action) , Film

release not yet set. Platinum Studios

Villains (Live Action) , Film–Universal

Was tentatively scheduled for 2011. Viper Comics

Virulents (Live Action) , Film–20th Century Fox

Was tentatively scheduled for 2011. Virgin Comics

We3 (Live Action) , (1 episode)

Tentatively scheduled for 2010. Vertigo

Weapon, The (Live Action) , Film

with David Henrie. Was tentatively scheduled for 2012. Platinum Studios

Werewolf by Night (Live Action) , Film–Dimension

release not yet set. IMDB page that was here, has gone missing. Marvel Comics

Witchblade (Live Action) , Film

Was tentatively scheduled for 2010. Top Cow Comics

Y: The Last Man (Live Action) , Film–New Line

Was tentatively scheduled for 2011. Vertigo