Summer is finally here and to escape the heat, enjoy some chill time at home and catch-up on some New film releases that will be available for viewing in the comfort of your own home this summer. So, grab some popcorn, a tasty drink and get ready to watch some amazing films from your couch this summer.
Luckily, with today’s technology, you have multiple platforms to choose from when it comes to finding the latest films. Either through Neflix, On Demand or even Cinema Paradiso, you will be able to find a comedy, drama or thriller for any movie night. You can also go the more traditional route and rent or buy a 4K Blu-ray player so you can watch DVDs at home this summer.
Summer will be the perfect time to hold weekly family movie nights at home. There are a lot of great movies coming out this summer that can be enjoyed by the whole family, but the following two are at the top of everyone’s summer movie list.
The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part
This was just released on DVD this May. It is the 2nd part to the LEGO Movie, which was awesome. Starring Chris Pratt and Elizabeth Banks, this movie if fun for the whole family. The film is cute and funny, which makes for a good movie night movie to bond over. You can even make it a double feature and watch the first LEGO movie first.
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
Another great movie for the family is How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World. This film features a friendship between a Viking and a dragon as they go on an entertaining journey through a hidden world. The vibrant film is full of laughs and ideal for all ages.
You can never go wrong with a funny movie. There is always a good comedy being released and these two are just a couple of funny movies you should add to your watch list this summer.
Tyler Perry’s A Madea Family Funeral
The film Tyler Perry follows this family as they travel to Georgia and plan a funeral. But during this tragic time, some of the family’s secrets come out. You know there is always plenty of humor when this crazy family reunites once again. This is always good film for a family movie night if you have teenagers.
South Park – Season 22
Ok, so it isn’t a movie, but there is nothing wrong with taking the summer to binge watch on some of your favorite television shows. Especially this season of South Park. It is hard to believe that is has been around for this many years, but it continues to go on stronger than ever and full of laughs from your favorite foul-mouthed friends, Cartman, Kenny, Stan and Kyle.
Sometimes you just need a good scare. Curl up on the couch with a blanket and your honey and watch one of these scary movies one summer night.
The Haunting of Sharon Tate
This thriller, The Haunting of Sharon Tate, comes out on June 4th. Starring Hilary Duff, this movie is based on some famous and creepy Hollywood murder cases. It takes you on the journey of Charles Manson and his cult haunting a woman as she experiences chilling premonitions. What makes this movie even scarier is that it is based on true events.
I remember seeing the previews for this movie and being scared out of my mind, so I can’t even imagine what the film is like if the previews are scary. Being released on June 18th, the film is about a family that goes on a summer trip, but things go wrong when they become haunted with eerie coincidences by what appears to be their doppelgangers. Directed by Jordan Peele, you will be sure to scream during this thriller.
We all love a good drama every once in a while. There are so many good dramas that are coming out this summer, so it was hard to choose, but these two are at the top of my list.
Being released on June 11th, Captain Marvel is a must see, that is if you haven’t even seen it in theaters. And even if you have, it is good enough to see again. Starring Brie Larson, this film is set in the 1990s and is a new adventure from the Marvel Universe. A galactic war breaks out between two alien races as they reach planet Earth. And no one can save the world except the most powerful superhero, Captain Marvel.
On June 18th, you can check out Hotel Mumbai. This film recounts the 2008 siege of the Taj Hotel in Mumbai, India. It shows heroism at its finest capturing the events of the dedicated staff.