Summer is the best time of the year. Why? Summer blockbusters, that’s why. Check out HollywoodLife.com’s gallery of the best summer blockbusters of all-time and vote for the film you think should be the ultimate summer movie.
Summer blockbusters are what make the hottest season of the year that much hotter. These mega movies have captivated audience for decades — from Jaws to Die Hard to The Lion King to The Dark Knight to The Avengers — and these movies will continue to wow for years to come. Browse our gallery of the biggest summer blockbusters throughout the decade and then vote for your favorite!
Best Summer Blockbusters Of All-Time: Vote For Your Favorite
Jaws made us terrified to go in the water while E.T. the Extra Terrestrial made us believe in life outside planet Earth. Forrest Gump became an instant American classic. The Dark Knight set the superhero (and villain) standard sky high and The Fault in Our Stars shattered our hearts with Gus and Hazel’s devastating love story.
For decades, films like these have flocked moviegoers into theaters and Hollywood just keeps churning these classics out. Check out our gallery of the best summer blockbusters and vote for which one you think is best!
*Star Wars (1977)
*Animal House (1978)
*Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
*E.T. the Extra Terrestrial (1981)
*Die Hard (1988)
*Jurassic Park (1993)
*The Lion King (1994)
*Forrest Gump (1994)
*Men In Black (1997)
*Finding Nemo (2003)
*Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
*The Dark Knight (2008)
*Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
*The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010)
*The Avengers (2012)
*The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)
*The Fault In Our Stars (2014)
HollywoodLifers, which movie do you think is the best summer blockbuster of all-time? Vote now and let us know if we forgot a big summer movie!
— Avery Thompson