THE BEST FILM IN EVERY FRANCHISE IN MY OPINION

Only series with a minimum of a trilogy count. Your thoughts may differ...
  1. 1.
    James Bond - The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) *
  2. 2.
    Friday the 13th: Final Chapter (1984)
  3. 3.
    Star Trek II: The Wrath Of Khan (1982)
  4. 4.
    Halloween (1978)
  5. 5.
    Pink Panther: A Shot In The Dark (1964)
  6. 6.
    A Nightmare On Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)
  7. 7.
    Batman: The Dark Knight (2008)
  8. 8.
    Harry Potter & The Prisoner Of Azkaban (2004)
  9. 9.
    Planet Of The Apes (1968)
  10. 10.
    The Muppet Movie (1979)
  11. 11.
    Alien (1979)
    (with Aliens 1986 I a close 2nd)
  12. 12.
    Police Academy (1984)
  13. 13.
    Saw (2004)
    FYI I only saw the first two, so perhaps disregard.
  14. 14.
    The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
  15. 15.
    The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974)
  16. 16.
    Fast Five (2011)
  17. 17.
    The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring (2001)
  18. 18.
    X2: X-Men United (2003)
  19. 19.
    Rocky (1976)
    (Also Rocky Balboa (2006) is really quite good)
  20. 20.
    Dawn Of The Dead (1978)
  21. 21.
    Die Hard (1988)
  22. 22.
    Dirty Harry (1971)
  23. 23.
    Final Destination 2 (2003)
  24. 24.
    Godzilla (1954)
  25. 25.
    The Silence Of The Lambs (1991)
  26. 26.
    Herbie: The Love Bug (1969)
  27. 27.
    Jack Ryan: The Hunt For Red October (1990)
  28. 28.
    Predator (1987)
  29. 29.
    Spider Man 2 (2004)
  30. 30.
    The Exorcist (1973)
    (Exorcist III is pretty good too)
  31. 31.
    Amityville II: The Possession (1982)
  32. 32.
    The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
  33. 33.
    Evil Dead II: Dead By Dawn (1987)
  34. 34.
    Hellraiser (1987)
  35. 35.
    Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1981)
    (My second favourite is Temple Of Doom!)
  36. 36.
    Lethal Weapon (1987)
  37. 37.
    Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol (2011)
  38. 38.
    Psycho (1960)
  39. 39.
    Rambo (2008)
  40. 40.
    The Terminator (1984)
  41. 41.
    Toy Story 3 (2010)
    (All three are strong though)
  42. 42.
    The Omen (1976)
  43. 43.
    Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
  44. 44.
    Back To The Future (1985)
  45. 45.
    Before Sunset (2004)
  46. 46.
    Blade II (2002)
  47. 47.
    Desperado (1995)
  48. 48.
    Iron Man (2008)
  49. 49.
    Jurassic Park (1993)
  50. 50.
    Mad Max 2 AKA The Road Warrior (1982)
  51. 51.
    Men In Black (1997)
  52. 52.
    Oceans 11 (2001)
  53. 53.
    Poltergeist (1982)
  54. 54.
    Return Of The Living Dead (1985)
  55. 55.
    Superman II (1980)
  56. 56.
    Smokey And The Bandit (1977)
  57. 57.
    The Godfather (1972)
  58. 58.
    The Hangover (2009)
  59. 59.
    The Matrix (1999)
  60. 60.
    The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug (2012)
  61. 61.
    Transformers (2007)
  62. 62.
    * The Bond was the toughest choice: could have picked 'From Russia With Love' / 'Goldfinger' / 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service' / 'Live And Let Die' or 'Skyfall'. The best Dalton is 'Living Daylights' and best Pierce is 'Goldeneye.'. Maybe I should rank the Bonds next.