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Old 12-05-2012, 10:01 AM
 
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- Toy Story 2 & Toy Story 3
- Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (last HP movie) was better than its predecessors
- The Dark Knight
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Old 12-05-2012, 10:40 AM
 
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How could anyone forget Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo??
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Old 12-05-2012, 10:56 AM
 
Location: SF Bay Area
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How could anyone forget Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo??

Yes, how can anyone forget the jheri curls!

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Old 12-05-2012, 01:47 PM
 
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Are we counting Bond movies here? If so, Goldfinger >> Dr. No.

Also, The Dark Knight >>>>>>>>>Batman Begins by a longshot.

And The Good, The Bad & The Ugly beats both earlier Man With No Name flicks in the trilogy.
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Old 12-05-2012, 02:01 PM
 
Location: Front Range of Colorado
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Anyone here Evil Dead fans? Comparing the 3 movies is really subjective, since they were made under extremely different conditions. I really like the original Evil Dead the best and it is amazing what Sam Rami, Bruce Campbell and a couple other college kids did with just a few thousand dollars. Bruce Campbell's DVD commentary on the movies is amazing and alone worth the price of the DVD.

Don't even get me started on Bubba Ho-Tep one of the greatest coups in cinema history. I've got to pull these out again, I've said too much.
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Old 12-05-2012, 05:25 PM
 
Location: Sarasota, Florida
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Superman 2

Magnum Force (Dirty Harry 2)

Star Trek II (Wrath of Khan)
Definitely I'd agree with Superman II....though Star Trek II was more campy/entertaining I preferred the first Star Trek Movie and felt it was the best in the series.
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Old 12-05-2012, 05:30 PM
 
Location: Sarasota, Florida
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Are we counting Bond movies here? If so, Goldfinger >> Dr. No.

Also, The Dark Knight >>>>>>>>>Batman Begins by a longshot.

And The Good, The Bad & The Ugly beats both earlier Man With No Name flicks in the trilogy.
Any movie series/franchise counts. I think the Bond movies are a perfect example.

As far as Trilogies I liked The Two Towers from Lord Of The Rings better than either the first or last in the series.

So even Jason or Freddy Kruger movies can count as well.
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Old 12-05-2012, 07:05 PM
 
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Any movie series/franchise counts. I think the Bond movies are a perfect example.

As far as Trilogies I liked The Two Towers from Lord Of The Rings better than either the first or last in the series.

So even Jason or Freddy Kruger movies can count as well.
I totally agree. HELMS DEEP!
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Old 12-06-2012, 09:33 AM
 
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I totally agree. HELMS DEEP!
Right on; there was just more of an emotional build up to that Battle and then TreeBeard awakening the trees to defeat Saruman.


LOTR: The Two Towers (trailer) - YouTube
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Old 12-06-2012, 01:26 PM
 
Location: Home, Home on the Front Range
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"Star Wars: Empire Strikes Back"
"Star Trek: Wrath of Khan"
"Harry Potter: Goblet of Fire"
"Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers"
"underworld: Rise of the Lycans"
"Dirty Harry: Magnum Force"
"X-Men: First Class" - though not a sequel per se, it was much better than those that came before
"Die Hard: Live Free or Die Hard" - almost as good as the first one, definitely better than those in the middle
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