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Post by TRUSSMAN66 on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 10:21 am

Superman 2
Friday the 13th Part 2
Empire Strikes back
Transporter 2
Nightmare on elm street 3

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Post by Skydriver on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 10:44 am

Gremlins 2!

The Dark Knight

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Post by TRUSSMAN66 on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 11:01 am

Not sure about Gremlins 2.....maybe.

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Post by two_tone on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 11:05 am

Aliens

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Post by Hero on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 11:05 am

The Muppets

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Post by two_tone on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 11:06 am

The Godfather II as well

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Post by Hero on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 11:09 am

Silence of the Lambs

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Post by Hero on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 11:15 am

Madness of King George III, the first two must have gone straight to DVD Whistle

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Post by MIG on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 11:57 am

Terminator 2

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Post by hornbloweroafc on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 12:52 pm

MIG wrote:Terminator 2

Disagree with above, I believe (in my opinion) the first was best!

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Post by Crimey on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 1:11 pm

X-Men 2

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Post by GSC on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 1:30 pm

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Post by kingjohn7 on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 2:57 pm

Hero wrote:Silence of the Lambs

What was the original?

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Post by bluestonevedder on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 3:07 pm

kingjohn7 wrote:
Hero wrote:Silence of the Lambs

What was the original?

Manhunter, with Brian Cox maybe? Does that count...?

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Post by Hero on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 3:34 pm

Yes I was referring to Manhunter, the original version of Red Dragon.

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Post by bluestonevedder on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 3:43 pm

Hero wrote:Yes I was referring to Manhunter, the original version of Red Dragon.

OK Silence of the Lambs is much better. Good shout.

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Post by Guest on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 5:15 pm

hornbloweroafc wrote:
MIG wrote:Terminator 2

Disagree with above, I believe (in my opinion) the first was best!

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Have to agree with MIG. Not only is T2 better than the first but ranks very highly in my list of favourite movies of all time

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Post by Mad for Chelsea on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 5:20 pm

haven't seen Manhunter, but Silence of the Lambs is a great film.

The Dark Knight and of course Empire Strikes Back were the two which sprang to mind when I saw the thread title.

re Terminator and X-Men, I liked both the first and second movies, but if pushed would probably take the first.

Have to disagree on Alien though, thought the first film was much better. Aliens is a great watch, but in terms of quality falls quite a bit short of the first film of the franchise.

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Post by Hero on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 8:25 pm

Alien and Aliens are just very very different films, 1 is a horror in space, 1 is an all action shooter. Personally I prefer the high octane, marine gun fest of the second especially due to one of the best characters sharing my surname.

Game over man, game over!!!

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Post by JuliusHMarx on Fri 01 Feb 2013, 11:13 pm

Star Trek 2 (Wrath of Kaahhhhhhnnnnnn!)

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Post by Dr Gregory House MD on Sat 02 Feb 2013, 1:41 am

Always thought Spider-Man 2 was better than the original

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Post by alfie on Sat 02 Feb 2013, 12:14 pm

Hero wrote:Alien and Aliens are just very very different films, 1 is a horror in space, 1 is an all action shooter. Personally I prefer the high octane, marine gun fest of the second especially due to one of the best characters sharing my surname.

Game over man, game over!!!

Alien was the better film.

Aliens was probably more fun to watch ...less suspense but more action.

Both up there in Sci Fi film history.

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Post by Hoggy_Bear on Sat 02 Feb 2013, 12:57 pm

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Post by The Womble on Sun 03 Feb 2013, 9:34 pm

Maybe a bit controversial but I found Die Hard With A Vengeance much better than Die Hard 2
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Post by Dr Gregory House MD on Sun 03 Feb 2013, 10:20 pm

crazygangwomble wrote:Maybe a bit controversial but I found Die Hard With A Vengeance much better than Die Hard 2

I'm with you too Odd Die Hards> Even Die Hards, hoping the 5th carries on this tradition

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Post by talkingpoint on Mon 04 Feb 2013, 10:46 am

empire strikes back
star trek II the wrath of khan
the dark knight
spiderman II
star wars episode II
AVP II
Johnny English reborn
Terminator II

that's all I can think of for now.

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Post by TRUSSMAN66 on Mon 04 Feb 2013, 11:17 am

Friday the 13th part 8..Jason takes manhatton...

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Post by two_tone on Tue 05 Feb 2013, 5:26 pm

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Post by WhiteCamry on Fri 08 Feb 2013, 6:10 pm

two_tone wrote:The Godfather II as well

Just the flashback parts, which were taken from the novel like with Gf1. The rest of it (with Michael) was written for the screen and can't make up its mind where it wants to go - inadvertently foreshadowing the miasma that was Gf3.

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