One of the best things to do during the summer is going to the movies. Schools are out, people are taking vacations from work, and it’s time to chill.
Make sure to take advantage of the matinee at theaters especially if they have specials on their snacks! College students should check to see if a student discount is offered as well.
Make it a girls’ night and see A Girl’s Trip (July 2017) or make it a family night and see Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature (August 2017). There’s a movie for everyone. There are so many great movies that need to be seen and not enough time to see them all. Here are a variety of films to consider watching for the summer.
Going to the movies and watching a scary movie with a theater full of people is one of the best experiences. Everyone gets jumpy and scared at the same time. The scary movies that have you wondering what goes bump in the night are the best. Your favorite possessed doll, besides Chucky from Child’s Play, is back. The prequel to Annabelle, Annabelle: Creation will be in theaters in August. Scary movies are limited this summer, but that leaves more excitement for Halloween time.
Here are a couple of the scary movies that’ll be in theaters & the Annabelle: Creation trailer:
There have to be some movies for the kids to enjoy during the summer. These movies are great for the family and for those who are kids at heart. There are a couple of popular movies that are coming out with sequels: Despicable Me 3 (who doesn’t love Minions), and Cars 3. There’s also a few movies original movies (Leap, The Emoji Movie) coming to theaters that look interesting enough to check out.
Here is a list of the animated movies in theaters for the summer & the Cars 3 trailer:
- Cars 3 (already in theaters)
- Despicable Me 3 (June 2017)
- Leap (August 2017)
- The Emoji Movie (July 2017)
There are so many amazing action movies that are coming to theaters for the summer. The Marvel franchise is one of the best (if not the best) action movie franchises. They have a few movies coming out this year that looks like they’ll be off the radar especially the Black Panther trailer that was released during the NBA Finals. For the summer, Marvel has Spider-Man Homecoming in theaters. Marvel doesn’t disappoint. The dynamics of having Idris Elba and Matthew McConnahey in a film together is enough reason to see The Dark Tower.
Check out the preview for The Dark Tower & the list of more action movies released this summer:
- The Dark Tower (August 2017)
- Baby Driver (June 2017)
- Spiderman Homecoming (July 2017)
- Wonder Woman (already in theaters)
- Transformers: The Last Knight (June 2017)
- Pirates of the Carribean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (already in theaters)
- Atomic Blonde (July 2017)
There are some interesting and anticipated drama films for that’ll be out this summer. The movie Detroit, coming to theaters in August, is about the police raid that happened in 1967 Detroit causing one of the largest riots in the United States. The Book of Henry is a luring film about a woman and her son discovering the dark secret of a family next door. The anticipated biopic about rapper Tupac Shukaur, All Eyez on Me is currently in theaters.
Watch the trailer for All Eyez on Me below & see the list of other drama films:
- Ghost Story (July 2017)
- All Eyez on Me (already in theaters)
- Detroit (August 2017)
- The Life and Death of John Gotti (August 2017)
- Wind River (August 2017)
- The Book of Henry (already in theaters)
There’s plenty more movies coming to theaters for the summer. Which movies are you looking forward to seeing?