Greatest Movie Sequels

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To be on this list, the movie has to be as good or better than its prequel.

The Top Ten

1 Star Wars Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

A darker tone and more fleshed out plot and characters make this probably the best Star Wars film. - Jackamalio

Even though it isn't my favorite sequel a lot of people think it's the best, so that's why I put it here.

This entire list is just perfect - MojoSpaederman

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2 Terminator 2 - Judgment Day

I haven't seen this movie yet or even the first one, but I'm excited to see them, and I here this one is the best of the Terminator franchise.

Best movie ever made

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3 The Dark Knight

Second movie in the Dark Knight trilogy, and in my opinion is easily the best of the three. - Metarock

The dark is such an amazing movie guys... Joker is outstanding - "WHY SO SERIOUS! " haha... And that great dialogue - " Either you die a hero, or you see urself become a villain. "

4 Aliens

Aliens is an epic sequel - maybe even better than original. Great story, well developed characters, cool action moments, cool acting - Alexandr

Your more likley to die from flying Alien blood than actual Aliens... awesome movie, not a hard choice

5 Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

I think this is the greatest and most epic movie ever made. - DesL42

Best movie ever. - TheArrowPerson

6 Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
7 Spider-Man 2

This and Empire Strikes Back. I can't decide but this one was further down.

8 Toy Story 3

I hate this movie. - LarkwingFlight

9 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
10 The Godfather, Part II

Godfather, Part II is undoubtedly the greatest movie sequel in history.

The Contenders

11 Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

This is my favourite star wars film and film in general, this movie is a staisfying conclsuion to the epic and legendary star wars saga. Seriously 's who doesn't love the final confrontaion in this movie? Its just so damn epic and emotional.!

12 The Dark Knight Rises

I liked The Dark Kinght way better but I still really liked this one

13 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
14 Toy Story 2

It's one of my favorite Disney movies. It was creative, strong and atmospheric.

most sequels are annoying but not toy story 2

15 Jurassic World
16 The Bourne Ultimatum
17 War for the Planet of the Apes

Absolutely fantastic - PeeledBanana

18 National Treasure: Book of Secrets
19 Transformers: Dark of the Moon
20 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
21 Despicable Me 2
22 The Matrix Reloaded

Actually, I didn't like the sequels to the matrix. They messed up everything and overloaded the film with fight scenes. I can watch the first film a million times and never get tired, but I fell asleep watching this one and I was less than a quarter way through the film. - BoltMarksman

The greatest car chase and martial arts scene of made - roblist

23 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2
24 Star Wars: The Force Awakens
25 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
26 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

My favourite movie of all time!

27 The Lost World - Jurassic Park
28 Men in Black 3
29 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
30 Furious 7
31 Final Destination 5
32 Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn
33 Kung Fu Panda 3
34 X2 - X-Men United
35 Predators
36 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
37 Captain America: Civil War

This is a near perfect marvel movie and my favorite film of all time. It has great acting, characters, action, story, and even a decent villain. And do I even need to mention the fact it has the BEST VERSION OF SPIDERMAN EVER?! I think I've made my point.

How is it not on the list? - Triceratops

38 Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
39 Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior
40 Scream 4
41 Skyfall
42 Back to the Future Part II
43 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

Awesome way to end the prequels.

44 Cars 2
45 Captain America: The Winter Soldier
46 The Amazing Spider-Man 2
47 The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
48 The Twilight Saga: New Moon
49 Scary Movie 4
50 Rocky II
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1. Star Wars Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
2. The Dark Knight
3. Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
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1. Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
2. Aliens
3. Star Wars Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
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