In 1986, ‘Crocodile’ Dundee arrived in movie theatres. The film, about an Australian bushman and his adventures in New York, was a smash-hit and resulted in a series of movies about Mick ‘Crocodile’ Dundee.

But how many ‘Crocodile’ Dundee movies are there? You’re about to find out!

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Crocodile’ Dundee films in order

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To date, there are three ‘Crocodile’ Dundee movies. The ‘Crocodile’ Dundee films – which were produced between 1986 and 2001 – include:

  • Crocodile’ Dundee (1986)
  • Crocodile’ Dundee II (1988)
  • Crocodile’ Dundee in Los Angeles (2001)

In addition to the three movies listed above, in 2020 Paul Hogan starred in the film, The Very Excellent Mr. Dundee. The Australian comedy saw Hogan play himself, in a picture which made numerous references to Hogan’s involvement in the ‘Crocodile’ Dundee film series.

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Are all of the ‘Crocodile’ Dundee movies part of the same series?

All three entries in the ‘Crocodile’ Dundee series are part of the same series. The films are told in chronological order and feature a number of the same characters and themes.

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Who are the cast of the ‘Crocodile’ Dundee films?

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The cast of the ‘Crocodile’ Dundee movies remain fairly consistent across the course of the series, with new characters added with each new entry. Notable actors in the series include Paul Hogan, Linda Kozlowski, John Meillon, David Gulpilil, Steve Rackman, Gerry Skilton, Luis Guzman, Juan Fernández de Alarcón, Charles S. Dutton, and Serge Cockburn.

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Is the ‘Crocodile’ Dundee series the work of the same director?

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Each entry in the ‘Crocodile’ Dundee movie series was overseen by a different director. Peter Faiman directed ‘Crocodile’ Dundee, John Cornell directed ‘Crocodile’ Dundee II and Simon Wincer directed ‘Crocodile’ Dundee in Los Angeles.

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What is the best ‘Crocodile’ Dundee film?

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Crocodile’ Dundee is regarded as the best entry in the series, while ‘Crocodile’ Dundee in Los Angeles is generally seen as the weakest film in the collection.

According to IMDb the ‘Crocodile’ Dundee movies are ranked as follows:

  • Crocodile’ Dundee (1986) – 6.6/10
  • Crocodile’ Dundee (1989) – 5.6/10
  • Crocodile’ Dundee in Los Angeles (2001) – 4.8/10
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