From The Godfather Trilogy to Indiana Jones Trilogy, here are the top-10 IMDb-rated movies of all time.


It is challenging for the filmmakers to provide universal entertainment in three different installments. But some of them manage to narrate their trilogies as one unit even if it takes time.

The trilogy of successful films often becomes a franchise. They thrive hard to offer movies with compelling performances, incredible stories, stunning visuals, and rich plots. As a result, the average IMDb rating of each movie sequel makes them an overall success.

Here are the top-10 trilogies that managed to get a high rating on IMDb –

The Godfather Trilogy – 8.6/10

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The Godfather premiered in 1972. The makers of the film showcased a mixture of honor and intimacy among thieves over multiple generations. While the first part of the trilogy is rated at 9.2 on IMDb, the sequel, The Godfather Part II managed to get a rating of 9.0. At last, the final part, The Godfather Part III scored 7.6/10 on IMDb.

The Dark Knight Trilogy – 8.5/10

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The Dark Knight trilogy is a series crafted by Christopher Nolan. While the first part managed to get a rating of 8.2, the second and third part was rated 9.0 and 8.4 on IMDb.

The Lord of The Rings Trilogy – 8.8/10

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The Lord of the Rings by Peter Jackson won many awards because of its story and cinematography. The first part of the trilogy, The Fellowship of the Ring, scored 8.8, which the second part, The Two Towers, and the third part, The Return of the King, managed to get a rating of 8.7 8.9 on IMDb.

Dollars Trilogy – 8.3/10

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Dollars trilogy is one of the most famous Western series of all time. Crafted by Sergio Leone, the first part of the trilogy has a rating of 8.0. At the same time, the other two managed to get a rating of 8.2 and 8.8, respectively.

The Star Wars Trilogy – 8.5/10

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Crafted by George Lucas, the Star Wars trilogy has one of the most epic movies. Premiered in 1977, The New Hope, Star Wars‘ first film, has a rating of 8.6, while the following sequels were rated at 8.7 and 8.3 at IMDb.

Satyajit Ray’s Apu Trilogy – 8.5/10


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Being some of the most sweeping dramas of all time, Apu Trilogy got its global recognition when Pather Panchali was released in 1955. While it managed to get an IMDb rating of 8.6, the follow-up sequels have an 8.4 and 8.5 rating, respectively.

Once Upon A Time Trilogy – 8.1/10

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Another epitome of series crafted by Sergio Leone, Once Upon A Time Trilogy, is based on three different Americana periods. While the first part has a rating of 8.5, the other two sequels, namely A Fistful OF Dynamite and Once Upon A Time In America, managed to get an IMDb rating of 7.6 and 8.4.

Before Trilogy – 8/10

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Crafted by Richard Linklater, Before Trilogy has an IMDb rating of 8.1. In contrast, the following sequels were rated at 8.1 and 7.9, respectively. The plot of the movie series is set 10 years apart that examines the love between a couple in Paris.

Yasujiro Ozu’s Noriko Triology – 8.2/10

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Being crafted by one of the most creative directors of all time, Yasujiro Ozu, Noriko trilogy’s first movie, Late Spring, has an IMDb rating of 8.3. On the other hand, the other two parts, namely Early Summer and Tokyo Story, have a rating of 8.2 each.

Indiana Jones Trilogy – 8/10

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Created by the dynamic duo of George Lucas and Steven Spielberg, the Indiana Jones trilogy has a rating of 8.4, 7.5, and 8.2, respectively. The three movies that the series include are Raiders of the Lost Arc, Indiana Jones, and The Temple of Doom.

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