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- Why Aliens Is A Perfect Sequel
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- Five Unofficial Foreign Horror Sequels
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A lot of horror sequels are simply more of the same—same killer, new victims–but sometimes they can truly be inspiring. Bloody Disgusting’s Brendon Morrow puts forward Aliens as an example of the perfect sequel.
Speaking of James Cameron’s classic film, Empire’s John Nugent wants to know just how well you know the movie. We got 18 out of 20. Just saying.
Returning to our sequel theme, these days the decision to produce one can depend on whether the original does enough box office to warrant one, but back in the day it was common for unofficial sequels to successful, and not so successful, movies to be knocked out with nary a thought for quality or licensing rights. Fangoria’s John Lepper takes a look at five of the best.
With Kiefer Sutherland locked in to the upcoming Flatliners sequel, Arrow In The Head’s Jake Dee takes a look at the actor’s impressive career.
Incredibly it’s 30 years since Jason Vorhees returned (again) for fifth Friday The 13th sequel Jason Lives. Dread Central’s David Bronstein looks back at this underrated movie.
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