June is just around the corner and it looks like we can expect another hot Texas summer! As we all know, some days the heat is unbearable and you can’t even imagine leaving that one spot in your house where the air conditioner blows air directly onto your body, but you haven’t seen your friends in weeks! So what do you do? If it hasn’t hit 100 degrees yet, you’ll probably head down to the closest river, lake or beach and enjoy the refreshing feeling of cold water on your skin. Let’s be honest, it’s Texas and some days it’s so hot and dry, being out side is pointless and NOTHING beats heading down to a local theater. As you walk into the cool, dark theater, the smell of popcorn fills the air and your summertime blues disappear. We’ve compiled a list of our favorite anticipated summer blockbusters and why we think you should check them out.
Maleficent-5/30 : Because your inner child who definitely wants to see Angelina Jolie playing the witch from sleeping beauty.
A million ways to Die in the West-5/30: For the laughs and the cowboys.
Edge of Tomorrow-6/6:Because it’s Tom Cruise fighting aliens.
The Fault in Our Stars-6/6: For the feels, and because everyone needs a good cry.
22 Jumpstreet-6/13: Because let’s be honest, you’ll probably laugh so hard it hurts.
How to Train Your Dragon 2-6/13: For the kids and the young at heart.
Third person-6/20:For the cast and the amazing locations where this film takes place.
Transformers 4-6/27: For the robot fights.
Tammy-7/2: FOR MELISSA MCARTHY, DUH.
Begin Again-7/4: Because you need a Mark Ruffalo rom-com in your life.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes-7/11: To see apes carrying firearms.
Boyhood-7/11-For your Texan soul.
Guardians of the Galaxy-8/1: For the action packed fun.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles-8/7: Because its Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Lucy-8/8: To see Scarlett Johansson use 100% of her brain to fight bad guys.
The Giver-8/15: Because it’s a film adaptation of a great book which you’ve probably read.
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For-8/22: To support your fellow Texan filmmaker.