Daily Podcast: The Best Movie Sequels Of All Time, Star Wars, Sonic, Halloween & Hefner

On the October 4, 2017 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined by Ben Pearson and Hoai-Tran Bui to talk about the latest news including a bunch of Star Wars related news, a live-action Sonic The Hedgehog movie, Halloween reboot casting, and a Hugh Hefner biopic. In The Mailbag, we'll be talking about the best sequels of all time.

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In The Mailbag: Leanne R. from LA asks "What are your favorite movie sequels / sequels that surpassed or equaled their former movies in your opinion(s)?  Thanks for your hard work on the daily podcast, very it's always fun to hear film news while stuck in traffic on the 405."

  • Peter's Picks: Empire Strikes Back, The Dark Knight, Mission Impossible 3, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, dawn of the planet of the apes
  • Ben's Picks: Terminator 2, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, John Wick: Chapter 2, Star Trek 2: The Wrath of Khan, Christmas Vacation
  • HT's Picks: Before Sunset, Spider-Man 2, Toy Story 3, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Mad Max: Fury Road

To submit questions to the mailbag, send them to peter@slashfilm.com. Please mention your name and general geographical location in case we mention the question on the air.

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