As was mentioned, there are some great film trilogies out there, many of which have expanded past their initial three films. Some, like Star Wars, work as a whole, and make picking a favorite truly difficult, while others change genres from one entry to the next. Still, there are some film trilogies that got better as they went on, and really came into their own in the second film – hence our list.
But what about you? Which second films in a trilogy are better than the first in your opinion? Let us know in the comments below.
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