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How to Watch DC Movies in Order

Fans can easily watch the DCEU movies in order as most are available on one streaming service, HBO Max. In this guide, we are focusing on the DCEU movies, which started from 2013’s Man of Steel movie. Therefore, this list will not have any titles, recent films like Joker with Joaquin Phoenix or the forthcoming The Batman with Robert Pattinson. You can watch most of the DCEU movies on HBO Max. If HBO Max isn’t available in your region yet, you can use a VPN to access the HBO Max library.

DC Movies by Order of Release:

There are 10 DC movies as of March 2021 in the extended universe. Here are the DC movies in release order with where you can stream them online.

  1. Man of Steel (2013)

As Krypton nears destruction, Jor-El and his wife try to save their infant son by sending him to Earth. The spacecraft lands on Jonathan and Martha Kent’s farm, who raise him as their son, Clark. Clark tries to live an ordinary life but has to become a hero to save his loved ones from a dire threat.
Stream on HBO Max

  1. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

Two years after the epic battle between Superman and Zod, which nearly destroyed Metropolis. Collateral damage and the lives lost left many feeling helpless and angry, especially crime-fighting billionaire Bruce Wayne. Bruce is convinced that Superman is a threat to humanity. He embarks on a personal vendetta to end Superman, while the devious Lex Luthor also launches his own campaign against the Man of Steel.

Stream on HBO Max

  1. Suicide Squad (2016)

Secret government agency hires some of the most dangerous imprisoned villains to become a defensive task force. Their first mission is to save the world from the deadly threat.

Stream on HBO Max

  1. Wonder Woman (2017)

Before becoming Wonder Woman, she was the princess of the Amazons. She was trained from birth to be an unbeatable warrior. She was raised on a sheltered island. Everything changes when an American pilot crashes on the island and tells Diana about the massive conflict that’s going on in the outside world. Convinced that she could stop the threat, Diana leaves her home. She fights alongside men in a war to end the conflict. Along the way, she discovers her full powers and destiny.

Stream on HBO Max

  1. Justice League (2017)

Inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Wayne, alongside his new ally, Diana Prince, tries to find more people like them to face an even more significant threat that threatens the world.

Stream on HBO Max

  1. Aquaman (2018)

The city of Atlantis is an underwater kingdom ruled by the power-hungry King Orm. With his vast army, Orm plans to conquer the remaining oceanic people and then the surface world. The only obstacle to his plan is Aquaman, Orm’s half-human, half-Atlantean brother and the true heir to the throne. With royal counselor Vulko’s help, Aquaman must retrieve the legendary Trident of Atlan and embrace his destiny as protector of the deep.

Stream on HBO Max

  1. Shazam! (2019)

Billy Batson is a street-smart 14-year-old kid who gains the magical ability to transform into the adult superhero Shazam by simply shouting out one word. His newfound powers are tested when he has to square off against the evil Dr. Thaddeus Sivana.

Stream on HBO Max

  1. Birds of Prey (2020)

Harley Quinn gets a giant target on her back when she finally breakups with the Joker. One of the people that are after her is Black Mask and his right-hand man, Victor Zsasz. Things get better for Harley when she gains unexpected allies, Huntress, Black Canary, and Renee Montoya, in her fight against Black Mask.

Stream on HBO Max

  1. Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)|

Diana Prince tries to live a quiet life among mortals in the 1980s. She maintains a low profile by curating ancient artifacts and performing heroic acts incognito. But soon, Diana will have to gather all of her strength, wisdom, and courage as she faces off against Maxwell Lord and the Cheetah, a villainess who possesses superhuman strength and agility.

Rent on Amazon or Apple

  1. Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021)

Director’s version of the earlier Justice League

Stream on HBO Max

  1. The Suicide Squad (2021)

U.S. intelligence officer Amanda Waller believes that only a secretly convened group of despicable individuals with nothing to lose can save the world from some deadly threats. Supervillains Harley Quinn, Bloodsport, Peacemaker, and a collection of other crazy criminals at Belle Reve prison join Amandas’ shady Task Force X as they are dropped off at the remote, enemy-infused island of Corto Maltese to take down Jotunheim, a research facility that threatens the world.

Currently off HBO Max, coming out on Blu-ray and DVD on October 26, 2021.

DC Movies in Chronological Order

Here is the list of DC movies in chronological order:

  1. Wonder Woman
  2. Wonder Woman 1984
  3. Man of Steel
  4. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
  5. Suicide Squad

6a. Justice League

6b. Zack Snyder’s Justice League (it’s better but not canon)

  1. Aquaman
  2. Shazam!
  3. Birds of Prey
  4. The Suicide Squad

DC Movies in Order: Coming Soon

Here are the next few DCEU movies that will release soon

  • Black Adam (July 29, 2022)
  • The Flash (Nov. 4, 2022)
  • Aquaman 2 (Dec. 16, 2022)
  • Shazam! Fury of the Gods (June 2, 2023)

With more DC movies planned, it is almost certain that there’ll be even more additions to this list in the future, with the grand DC story arc being increased further. But until they do, make sure you’re up to date with the story so far by watching the movies mentioned above.