9. Downton Abbey: A New Era

The first Downton Abbey movie was a lighthearted delight for devoted viewers, but it didn't actually provide much new. The characters were largely static, and the plots generally focused on loose ends from the television show.

8. Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever faced an impossible challenge because in addition to having to live up to a cultural phenomenon that touched people outside of the Marvel fandom, it also had to deal with Chadwick Boseman's untimely loss.

7. Beavis and Butt-Head Do the Universe

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever faced an impossible challenge because in addition to having to live up to a cultural phenomenon that touched people outside of the Marvel fandom, it also had to deal with Chadwick Boseman's untimely loss.

6. Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madne

Because of the genius of horror master Sam Raimi, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness feels like a radical departure from the MCU's safer chapters that are sprinkled with hints about the future.

5. Scream

Without Wes Craven, the notion of a new Scream movie appeared hopeless, but the fifth instalment acts as an excellent conceptual bridge to the series' future.

4. Puss in Boots: The Last Wish

The first Downton Abbey movie was a lighthearted delight for devoted viewers, but it didn't actually provide much new. The characters were largely static, and the plots generally focused on loose ends from the television show.

3. Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery

Knives Out was a fantastic parody of mystery film clichés, but Glass Onion showed that Rian Johnson had more tricks up his sleeve with its interesting satirical view of influencer culture and artistic integrity.

2. Avatar: The Way of Water

The adage "never bet against James Cameron" has been overused, but the renowned action director proved he was capable of enhancing, complicating, and improving one of the biggest sensations in cinematic history.

1. Top Gun: Maverick

When Top Gun: Maverick's first trailer debuted at Comic Con in 2019, COVID-19 problems caused the movie's release to be postponed for two years.