10 Movie Sequels That Were Better than the Original

Typically people say things like “the original was better” after seeing a movie sequel.  But that’s not always the case.

“Entertainment Weekly” put together a list of sequels that ARE actually better than the original.  It won’t surprise you that 2017’s “Paddington 2” made the cut, after all it held a perfect score on Rotten Tomatoes for some time.

Here are nine other superior sequels, in no particular order:

1.  “Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back”,  1980

2.  “The Dark Knight”,  2008

3.  “Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted”,  2012

4.  “Terminator 2: Judgment Day”,  1991

5.  “Toy Story 3”,  2010

6.  “Spider-Man 2”,  2004

7.  “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban”,  2004

8.  “Thor: Ragnarok”,  2017

9.  “Superman 2”,  1980


(You can see more at EW.com.)