Examples of prequel in a Sentence
His next film will be a prequel to last year's hit movie.
Recent Examples of prequel from the Web
That's in line with scores for the prequels, which didn't have the same critical accolades.
It was tasked with reintroducing audiences to the Star Wars galaxy after a trio of disappointing prequels, and mounting the first continuation of the story—at least in the movies—since 1983.
The prequels all clock in at around the 130- or 140-minute mark, while the films in the original trilogy hew closer to 120.
This movie is best viewed as a prequel to the Tom Hanks sitcom Bosom Buddies.
Oldman plays a human leader who is suspicious of the burgeoning ape society in the middle chapter of this prequel series.
To quote Yoda from The Empire Strikes Back, thanks to a 2015 comic book prequel to Star Wars: The Force Awakens, there is another.
No Star Wars has ever made a better case for the Force than this film, which finally mends the damage done by the midi-chlorian humbug introduced in the disastrous prequel films.
After that prologue, the stress falls on Graham, Bradlee, and their newspaper, and The Post plays like a prequel to All the President’s Men.
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Origin and Etymology of prequel
First Known Use: 1958See Words from the same year
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