The Best Horror Sequels That Were Ever Made
“There are exceptions to every rule”
Not every sequel is painted with the same brush, and not every sequel quite lives up to the hype or success that it’s original film brought. Looper looks at the films that break the mould and are genuinely better than it’s original.
More often than not, horror sequels are downgraded ripoffs of the original, wear out what may have been a novel concept to begin with, or resort to extreme gore and jump scares to one-up their predecessor. That’s true of most sequels, really, but it seems especially common in this genre. There are exceptions to every rule, however—and these sequels not only live up to their horrifying predecessors, they’re even better…