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Old 12-18-2006, 12:35 PM   #16
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Here is my list of "better" sequels

Aliens
Terminator 2
Godfather 2
Lord of the Ring: Return of the King
Superman 2
Pirates of the Carribean: Dead Man's Chest
X-Men 2
Star Trek 2: The Wrath of Khan
Batman Returns (sort of remake, not an actual sequel, but I loved it anyways)
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Old 12-18-2006, 12:46 PM   #17
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Superman II is a good one...

I was thinkin about General Zod the other day



KNEEL BEFORE GENERAL ZOD!

dude was bonkers
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Old 12-18-2006, 05:48 PM   #18
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Aliens
Superman II
Wrath of Khan
Toy story 2
Empire Strikes Back
Godfather II
Spiderman 2
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Old 12-18-2006, 07:00 PM   #19
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the empire strikes back. best of the star wars movies hands down!
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Old 12-18-2006, 07:04 PM   #20
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Good, but not on the original's level:

-The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
-Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
-Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
-Terminator 2: Judgment Day
-Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines
-The Bourne Supremacy
-Sanjuro

Sequels that are about as good the original:

-The Godfather: Part II
-The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
-Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
-Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
-Kill Bill: Vol. 2

Sequels better than the original:

-Spider-Man 2
-Aliens
-Jackass: Number Two
-Christmas Vacation
-Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
-X2
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Old 12-18-2006, 10:56 PM   #21
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austin powers goldmember> austin powers I and II.

Rush hour II> Rush hour

D3 mighty ducks(HAHA)> all the others (return of the BASH BROTHERS BIATCH)
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Old 12-19-2006, 10:40 PM   #22
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American Pie 2 and American Wedding
also Deuce Bigalo
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Old 12-20-2006, 03:48 AM   #23
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1.The Empire Strikes Back
2. Aliens

Those were two flicks that outdid the originals

Those two + Godfather II head my list.
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Old 12-26-2006, 04:19 PM   #24
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I just saw Superman II - The Richard Donner Cut. It freaking rocked
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Old 12-26-2006, 04:27 PM   #25
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Batchoy
Here is my list of "better" sequels

Aliens
Terminator 2
Godfather 2
Lord of the Ring: Return of the King
Superman 2
Pirates of the Carribean: Dead Man's Chest
X-Men 2
Star Trek 2: The Wrath of Khan
Batman Returns (sort of remake, not an actual sequel, but I loved it anyways)

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Old 12-26-2006, 04:29 PM   #26
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Isn't The Godfather II the only sequel to ever win a best picture Oscar. I think most people prefer to I too. I still prefer I myself.

Nah, son, Lord of the Rings: Return of the King got it two years ago.
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Old 12-26-2006, 04:39 PM   #27
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Originally Posted by Jackass18
Good, but not on the original's level:

-The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
-Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
-Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
-Terminator 2: Judgment Day
-Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines
-The Bourne Supremacy
-Sanjuro

Sequels that are about as good the original:

-The Godfather: Part II
-The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
-Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
-Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
-Kill Bill: Vol. 2

Sequels better than the original:

-Spider-Man 2
-Aliens
-Jackass: Number Two
-Christmas Vacation
-Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
-X2

I disagree on just a few of those. Two Towers was better than FOTR, but Return of the King was just amazing. Of the Star War prequels, only Episode III was clearly the best and is worthy to be even mentioned in the same sentence as the original trilogy. And Kill Bill? Yeah, Vol. 1 was way better as far as action, Vol. 2 is a better movie overall because you didn't need to see Vol. 1 to get the story or to feel The Bride's pain. That's no crack on Vol. 1 though, it was hot. I agree Bourne Identity was better than Supremacy, Supremacy only worked because his girlfriend was shot.

Finally, I can't believe you left Rocky 2-4 out of your "Good, but not on the original's level" list. of course Rocky 5 was a bust, so it doesn't really get the good label.
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