As spring flowers sprout across the U.S., it can be hard to realize that summer is right around the corner. Before heading to the beach or a sunny park this summer, it’s important to prepare for all the festivities with some classic summer movies. Most summer seasons are dominated by massive blockbuster features that pull people into theaters, but with so many people still choosing to watch movies from the comfort of their own homes, some streamable movies literally set in the summertime are a great alternative.
Classic movies like Independence Day and Jaws take place during the summer, but that doesn’t mean all summer flicks will leave viewers worried about an alien invasion this Fourth of July or a shark attack this summer. Whether you want to watch a comedy or a drama, next time you need a movie to remind you about what summer feels like consider choosing from this assortment of the 35 Best Summer Movies of All Time!