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Blatantly lifted from the linked Sci-fi & Fantasy.SE question's answer: Skipable Iron Man and Iron Man 2 are, IMO, the best movies in the current Marvel film universe. They are also not very important to understand what's going on in The Avengers - if you understand that Tony Stark is a brilliant jerk and has a robot suit, that's about all you need ...
Due to the details of this movie being scarce (or basically non-existant) I can only give you speculation based upon the greek battles they were based off of. The first one, Battle of Artemisium, takes place concurrently with the Battle of Thermopylae, what the first 300 is based off of (obviously with a lot of creative twists) and involved a bunch of Greek ...
Prequel: A story or movie containing events that precede those of an existing work. This forms a vague descriptive definition as it does not dictate what or how far the movie precedes the story, or if the events do lead up to the film. So to speak, Prometheus is a prequel because it takes place in the same universe as Alien and happens before its time. ...
Suraksha from 1979 stars Mithun Chakraborty (as Gunmaster G9, a Hindi James Bond-type) that was followed by the sequel Wardat in 1981. Videsh 1977 part 1 and Agent Vinod 1977 part 2 both contain Mahendra Sandhu as Agent Vinod.
After searching for a long time i concluded that Nigahen: Nagina Part II is the first Bollywood sequel follow-up of Nagina (1986). (Sources:1,2)
I believe that a prequel, in order to be considered such, should not only take place in the same "universe" of the original movie/book/game but its plot should also be linked to the original plot, in some way. If a tale is simply set in the same universe of another one without having nothing to do with the original tale, I just cannot consider it a prequel. ...
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