25 Sequels That Are Way Better Than The Original Film

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It’s often a debate among movie fanatics whether or not film sequels surpassed their predecessors — or if they were even necessary to produce at all. It can be a unique challenge for screenwriters to produce sequels that can live up to the original’s hype. At the same time, some of the greatest films in history are sequels. In this list, we pay homage to these follow-up films that not only exceeded expectations but raised the cinematic bar.