• Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
  • Charlie's Angels

showdown 147: beginners aka best prequels and origin stories

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"This Showdown preys on the days of future past: the great and powerful films that came after the main…

  • Spider-Man
  • Joker
  • Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Deadpool
  • Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Prequels/Origins

Matt Knaggs

Matt Knaggs 10 films

Ranking my Top 10 Prequels/Origins films (Tried to limit myself to only a few comic book movies)

  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • Spider-Man
  • The Matrix
  • Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
  • X-Men: Days of Future Past

2022_Showdown: Beginners

Franzi

Franzi 10 films

Best prequels and origin stories

  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Joker
  • Star Wars
  • Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
  • War for the Planet of the Apes
  • The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

LETTERBOXD SHOWDOWN: Beginners

Jonathan Cea

Jonathan Cea 10 films

Best prequels and origin stories

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This Showdown preys on the days of future past: the great and powerful films…

  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • Iron Man
  • Spider-Man
  • Casino Royale
  • The Muppet Movie
  • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
  • X-Men: First Class
  • Monsters University
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • Candyman
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • The Muppet Movie
  • Spider-Man
  • Guardians of the Galaxy

Showdown : Beginners - Best Prequels or Origin Stories

This Showdown preys on the days of future past: the great and powerful films that came after the main event—whether…

  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
  • Casino Royale
  • X-Men: First Class
  • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • Batman Begins
  • Prometheus
  • Final Destination 5
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
  • Joker
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • Rise of the Planet of the Apes
  • Klaus
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Casino Royale
  • Infernal Affairs II
  • First Blood