Dog Days of Summer

260x290popcornCelebrate the heat with a quintessential summer flick.


Popcorn and fireflies are optional.


Beach Blanket Bingo (1965)

Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello

Take your kids a couple of generations back, with the fourth in a series featuring the “it” girl of the day, Annette Funicello. No cell phones, no texting—just some kids dancing at the beach to the tunes from a transistor radio!

Grease (1978)
John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John

We all know you sing along with “Summer Loving”—embrace your karaoke star at your next movie night.

Wet Hot American Summer (2001)
Janeane Garofalo, David Hyde Pierce, Molly Shannon, Paul Rudd

A cult classic, this movie pokes fun at all those summer camp flicks we enjoyed growing up and was the launching pad for some pretty famous faces.

Super 8 (2011)
Elle Fanning, Kyle Chandler

One of last year’s underrated summer flicks, Super 8 is the summer tale of a circle of friends in 1979, making movies, uncovering monsters, and discovering the true meaning of family.

Magic Mike (2012)
Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Cody Horn, Olivia Munn

This requires a trip to the theater. And really, this is just for the ladies. Because we all need a break this summer, too!

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