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What Are The Most Successful Films From Your Favorite Trilogies?

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As it happens every summer, the blockbuster season is filled with film franchises returning to theaters with a new installment. While some franchises testing the waters with sequels — 21 Jump Street and How to Train Your Dragon both released follow ups in June — The Expendables is stepping into trilogy territory. Later this summer, the film will debut its threequel in theaters. But the question is, will it push forward with a fourth (Transformers) or seventh (Fast and Furious), or just stick with three?

The famed trilogy has worked out for a number of franchises, from the planned (Star Wars) to the “let’s just do it for fun” (Ocean’s). But how successful were all three films? While fans covet all three Star Wars films, The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi both made over $100 million less than A New Hope at the box office. However it’s not the case for every franchise. We examined some of movie’s most beloved trilogies to figure out what was the peak installment.

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The Top 10 Movies That Would Be Improved With Sex Scenes

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Last month, Entertainment Weekly published an article lamenting–and explaining–the recent dearth of amazing, steamy, hardcore sex scenes in movies. Apparently, movie studios are pushing for PG-13 ratings to coax younger filmgoers, which makes sense, money-wise, but at what creative cost? AT WHAT COST?

We came up with 10 movies that could have easily soared to greater artistic heights with some low down and dirty bumping and grinding.

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QUIZ: What Dinosaur From Jurassic Park Are You?

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Jurassic Park is back in the theaters, but this time the dinosaurs haven’t just been brought back to life–they’re living and breathing in 3D. But the question remains…what kind of dinosaur would you be if you were a resident of Jurassic Park?

Are you a T-Rex or a Brachiosaur? A Dilophosaurus or a Velociraptor? Take our in-depth Cosmopolitan-style personality quiz to find out!

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