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22 Amazing Action Movie Sequels As Good As The Originals

These kick-butt follow-ups helped drive their franchises to good fortune.

Before the phrase "cinematic universe" was even a thing, action movie sequels were often the biggest spectacles one could find at the movie theater.

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1. Rush Hour 2

"Rush Hour 2"

2. Rambo (2007)


3. Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol

"Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol"

4. Terminator 2: Judgment Day

"Terminator 2: Judgment Day"

5. Beverly Hills Cop II

"Beverly Hills Cop II"

6. The Bourne Ultimatum

"The Bourne Ultimatum"

7. Crank 2: High Voltage

"Crank 2: High Voltage"

8. Mad Max: Fury Road

"Mad Max: Fury Road"

9. Fast Five

"Fast Five"

10. Desperado


11. Bad Boys 2

"Bad Boys 2"

12. The Raid 2

"The Raid 2"

13. Lethal Weapon 2

"Lethal Weapon 2"

14. The Karate Kid, Part II

"The Karate Kid, Part II"

15. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

"Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade"

16. Magnum Force

"Magnum Force"

17. Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning

"Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning"

18. The Road Warrior

"The Road Warrior"

19. Undisputed II: Last Man Standing

"Undisputed 2: Last Man Standing"

20. Rambo: First Blood, Part II

"Rambo: First Blood, Part II"

21. Die Hard 2

"Die Hard 2"

22. Police Story 2

"Police Story 2"