75 Best Summer Blockbusters of All Time

In defense of the blockbuster, Rotten Tomatoes offers you Best Summer Movies, a countdown of the highest-rated wide releases to hit theaters during the hot season since the release of Jaws in 1975. We’re using a weighted formula that takes the Tomatometer, the number of reviews, and the year of release into account. In order to qualify, each movie needs at least 20 reviews, and to have been released wide in the months between May and August. Enough talk: grab an extra large soda and a bucket of popcorn and dive into RT’s Best Summer Movies!

 

 

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 Next

  • tomsawyer

    Good clean sheet.

Tag Cloud

Creative Arts Emmys rt archives Grammys Disney streaming service Amazon Prime Video die hard Paramount Plus TV One television ABC crime thriller Black History Month 007 indiana jones Tomatazos 21st Century Fox Lifetime Christmas movies Crunchyroll crime drama Polls and Games spanish trailers Hear Us Out unscripted high school war NYCC movie screenings Pop Baby Yoda technology Trailer discovery Comic Book serial killer screen actors guild X-Men children's TV streaming Disney Channel HBO Go kaiju canceled TV shows DC streaming service Pet Sematary Musical Country OWN festival TCA 2017 Awards venice christmas movies Pirates mission: impossible Endgame joker National Geographic green book book cancelled TV series Spectrum Originals 99% fresh rotten transformers Legendary Broadway ViacomCBS Elton John women based on movie 71st Emmy Awards Masterpiece crossover Television Academy Nat Geo Reality Competition Ovation historical drama emmy awards travel Pixar The Walking Dead Set visit The Walt Disney Company CW Seed 2021 football Chilling Adventures of Sabrina cars Marathons Hulu facebook The Academy Alien Academy Awards 72 Emmy Awards jurassic park Sundance Now Arrowverse DirecTV MSNBC Discovery Channel Marvel Studios Turner Classic Movies Paramount Network australia Sundance king kong President Election comics universal monsters Cartoon Network halloween SundanceTV renewed TV shows Sci-Fi ESPN telelvision Dark Horse Comics cancelled TV shows Year in Review hispanic PBS dc spinoff New York Comic Con all-time SDCC nature romantic comedy E3 WGN festivals AMC vampires Black Mirror natural history Vudu TBS 24 frames Syfy video NBC Food Network Comics on TV FX pirates of the caribbean TNT werewolf TruTV Video Games thriller romance Trophy Talk spain independent stoner 45 Awards Tour movies doctor who Starz Rocketman french reviews video on demand Marvel strong female leads A24 Apple Marvel Television San Diego Comic-Con period drama Teen Fox Searchlight Drama spanish language Family child's play robots Animation Lifetime Mary poppins Watching Series deadpool Red Carpet First Reviews YouTube richard e. Grant Disney Pride Month Box Office breaking bad reboot Nominations science fiction Horror singing competition dogs Exclusive Video Disney Plus docudrama popular VOD GLAAD psychological thriller ABC Signature Fox News Avengers animated spider-man Esquire blockbusters documentary Thanksgiving hidden camera Rom-Com award winner Best and Worst OneApp Spike YA Opinion game of thrones Stephen King cops Apple TV+ blaxploitation PaleyFest james bond archives GoT Comedy south america Freeform Cannes composers The Arrangement sports cartoon saw critics stop motion theme song 2016 kong The Purge Oscars versus supernatural Star Trek Universal Kids & Family Amazon Prime talk show heist movie FX on Hulu cats diversity Classic Film Quiz true crime A&E USA Mystery scorecard SXSW BBC America finale WarnerMedia Musicals Interview Funimation 2018 Apple TV Plus Winners Travel Channel Tarantino Tumblr rom-coms Biopics new star wars movies Sony Pictures spy thriller Amazon Studios series CBS All Access prank IFC Films dceu boxing Holidays fast and furious disaster Turner TCA Awards Crackle LGBT Paramount jamie lee curtis DGA Logo worst space Emmys Writers Guild of America sitcom Lucasfilm anime obituary anthology Anna Paquin Bravo classics Martial Arts BBC One Music mutant CNN nbcuniversal zombie IFC USA Network rotten movies we love TCA Winter 2020 Summer BET crime golden globe awards LGBTQ Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt cinemax Epix TCM comic free movies ID golden globes Reality APB comic books chucky Netflix Christmas movies FOX Premiere Dates foreign Mudbound cults ratings 2015 YouTube Red Chernobyl ABC Family cancelled television 4/20 ghosts First Look Comedy Central politics quibi docuseries History Fall TV Sundance TV Brie Larson franchise asian-american medical drama boxoffice miniseries Emmy Nominations Women's History Month Television Critics Association laika Winter TV black RT21 Christmas Character Guide dramedy Hallmark Christmas movies criterion italian 93rd Oscars Warner Bros. BET Awards Binge Guide game show Superheroes Nickelodeon VICE E! Cosplay Disney+ Disney Plus Mary Poppins Returns razzies HBO Max Song of Ice and Fire revenge mockumentary The Witch Heroines superhero MTV satire stand-up comedy Film Festival concert slashers The CW MCU japanese zombies Walt Disney Pictures directors sequel dragons Photos aliens Holiday Ghostbusters TCA Tubi Infographic tv talk Rock ITV TV renewals DC Comics YouTube Premium HBO Certified Fresh sag awards elevated horror 2019 Star Wars what to watch batman worst movies PlayStation Rocky GIFs harry potter Mary Tyler Moore comedies scary movies cooking zero dark thirty CBS adaptation Extras DC Universe latino CMT Columbia Pictures El Rey RT History kids documentaries Netflix justice league Acorn TV binge TLC a nightmare on elm street monster movies 2017 Pop TV TV Land BAFTA hollywood hist Calendar sequels indie police drama superman Amazon best toy story biography Western Adult Swim parents Fantasy Lionsgate Shudder Superheroe teaser FXX Captain marvel Hallmark nfl Britbox comiccon news witnail Podcast See It Skip It canceled 20th Century Fox Toys Super Bowl halloween tv Countdown Spring TV Showtime Shondaland psycho toronto 2020 dark political drama cancelled Peacock godzilla social media BBC Ellie Kemper TV blockbuster adventure Valentine's Day 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards Trivia Action twilight TIFF name the review films Schedule book adaptation Film VH1 Mindy Kaling Sneak Peek American Society of Cinematographers casting remakes