Ready to hang out in the air-conditioning and watch a movie? Here’s my personal list of fourteen top (14? really? who knows why) favorite summer flicks that you need to check out!
14. Let’s go straight to the Beach with Elvis – Blue Hawaii!
13. Now let’s go straight to the beach with Connie Francis and Yvette Mimieux – Where the Boys Are
12. Isn’t it HOT out?! Here’s a movie that sympathizes with you – Cat on Hot Tin Roof rawr!
11. Here’s another movie where the heat is making everyone irritable – Do The Right Thing
10. How ’bout some steamy Alfred Hitchcock with a side of Jimmy Stewart and Grace Kelly? – Rear Window
9. Want to get your hot freak on? There’s Suddenly Last Summer . . .
8. Now let’s cool off with some refreshing – Mermaids
7. Feel Better? Did I hear you say you want some hot, dusty adventure? – Raiders of the Lost Ark
6. Need to tone down the testosterone? Divine Secrets of the YaYa Sisterhood!
5. How about a nice movie about kids at summer camp . . . WHO DIE! Friday the 13th
4. Feeling alienated? Ghost World
3. Matthew Broderick is always good – my favorite – Biloxi Blues
2. Girl buddies movie – love it – Now and Then
1. and my number one favorite summer movie – dum da dum . . . STAND BY ME! oh yeah!