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The Most Underrated Sequels Of The 1990s

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Vote up the sequels that were unfairly overshadowed by their predecessors.

Movie sequels often have a bad reputation, and it's often for similar reasons regardless of genre, time period, or the talent involved: Either the sequel lacks the special ingredients that made the original a hit (for example, not bringing back the main character), or it emulates the original without adding anything new. But despite their reputation, plenty of movie sequels have been just as good as their predecessors - and sometimes for the same reasons that other sequels have failed. It's an art and not a science, after all.  

Here are some of the most underrated 1990s movie sequels, which still hold up as some of the best entries in their respective franchises.