25 Summer Themed Movies you can Stream for your 2016 Movie Night Party

25 summer themed movies you can

It’s summer time and that means lots of time outside.  But sometimes you need to just have a movie night in with your friends too (netflix and chill)!  Here is a list of the summer movies you can stream now for your summer shindig no matter the audience we have something for everyone on this list!

To get these movies you’ll need to have a subscription to a streaming entity.  Click the links below to find out more:

Make watching these even easier by getting a streaming device if you don’t already have one!  We have a Roku so we can recommend that one but check out these options as well:

Almost_famous_poster1 Almost Famous

2000 | Rated R | 2 hr 2 min

A high-school boy is given the chance to write a story for Rolling Stone Magazine about an up-and-coming rock band as he accompanies it on their concert tour.

Streaming on: Netflix



2009 | Rated R | 1 hr 46 min

In the summer of 1987, a college graduate takes a ‘nowhere’ job at his local amusement park, only to find it’s the perfect course to get him ready for the real world.

Streaming on: Netflix


The Big Lebowski

1998 | Rated R | 1 hr 57 min

“The Dude” Lebowski, mistaken for a millionaire Lebowski, seeks restitution for his ruined rug and enlists his bowling buddies to help get it.

Streaming on: Amazon Prime

Brokeback_mountainBrokeback Mountain

2005 | Rated R | 2 hr 14 min

The story of a forbidden and secretive relationship between two cowboys, and their lives over the years.

Streaming on: HBOGo


2003 | Rated PG-13 | 1 hr 54 min

After a series of Broadway flops, songwriter Bert Hanley goes to work at a musical camp for young performers. Inspired by the kids, he finds an opportunity to regain success by staging an altogether new production.

Streaming on: Netflix

517EYGECHNLCamp Nowhere

1994 | Rated PG | 1 hr 36 min

At the end of each school year young Morris “Mud” Himmel and his friends are unceremoniously packed off by their parents to summer camps that specialize in computer programming, military training, or calorie counting. However, this summer Morris and his clever cohorts have determined to create their own vacation haven.   With no counselors, no rules or parental supervision — the best camp in the world.

Streaming on: HBOGo


1994 | Rated R | 1 hr 31 min

A day in the lives of two convenience clerks named Dante and Randal as they annoy customers, discuss movies, and play hockey on the store roof.

Streaming on: Netflix


Do the Right Thing

1989 | Rated R | 2 hr

On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone’s hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence.

Streaming on: Encore Play

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2005 | Rated PG-13 | 1 hr 43

Lindsay is stuck in the middle of her relationship with Ben and his passion for the Boston Red Sox.

Streaming on: Encore Play

Garden_State_PosterGarden State

2004 | Rated R | 1 hr 49 min

A quietly troubled young man returns home for his mother’s funeral after being estranged from his family for a decade.

Streaming on: Stars Play

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1988 | Rated PG | 1 hr 31 min

A Chicago man’s hope for a peaceful family vacation in the woods is shattered when the annoying in-laws drop in.

Streaming on: HBOGo

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1987 | Rated PG | 1 hr 50 min

The Henderson family adopt a friendly Sasquatch after accidentally running him over on a hunting trip, but have a hard time trying to keep him away from the authorities and an eccentric hunter who’s determined to catch “Bigfoot”.

Streaming on: Netflix


2003 | Rated PG | 1 hr 58 min

A wrongfully convicted boy is sent to a brutal desert detention camp where he joins the job of digging holes for some mysterious reason.

Streaming on: Netflix

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2002 | Rated PG | 1 hr 58 min

A Hawaiian girl adopts an unusual pet who is actually a notorious extra-terrestrial fugitive from the law.

Streaming on: Netflix


1979 | Rated PG | 1 hr 32 min

Wacky hijinks of counselors and campers at a less-than-average summer camp. Staring Bill Murray.

Streaming on: Showtime

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1991 | Rated PG | 1 hr 42 min

A young girl, on the threshold of her teen years, finds her life turning upside down, when she is accompanied by an unlikely friend.

Streaming on: Netflix


dcd5c1e6-4198-4f65-8259-6c5837ee7906Pulp Fiction

1994 | Rated R | 2 hr 33 min

The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster’s wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption.

Streaming on: Netflix and Showtime

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1983 | Rated R | 1 hr 36 min

A Chicago teenager is looking for fun at home while his parents are away, but the situation quickly gets out of hand.

Streaming on: Amazon Prime

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1993 | Rated PG | 1 hr 41 min

A new kid in town is taken under the wing of a young baseball prodigy and his team in this coming of age movie set in the summer of 1962. Together, they get themselves into many adventures involving rival teams, lifeguards, and a vicious dog.

Streaming on: Netflix

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1987 | Rated PG-13 | 1 hr 36 min

A high-school gym teacher has big plans for the summer, but is forced to cancel them to teach a “bonehead” English class for misfit goof-off students. Fortunately, his unconventional brand of teaching fun field trips begins to connect with them, and even inspires ardor in some.

Stream on: Amazon Prime

Superbad_PosterSuper Bad

2007 | Rated R | 1 hr 53 min

Two co-dependent high school seniors are forced to deal with separation anxiety after their plan to stage a booze-soaked party goes awry.

Streaming on: Encore Play

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1999 | Rated R | 2 hr 19 min

In late 1950s New York, Tom Ripley, a young underachiever, is sent to Italy to retrieve Dickie Greenleaf, a rich and spoiled millionaire playboy. But when the errand fails, Ripley takes extreme measures.

Streaming on: Showtime

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1989 | Rated PG | 1 hr 45 min

As Phyllis, a Beverly Hills housewife, is in the middle of a divorce, she tries to find focus in her life by taking over her daughter Hannah’s Wilderness Girl troop.

Streaming on: HBOGo

UnknownWet Hot American Summer

2001 | Rated R | 1 hr 37 min

Set on the last day of camp, in the hot summer of 1981, a group of counselors try to complete their unfinished business before the day ends.

Streaming on: Netflix and Crackle

onesheet50 First Dates

2004 | Rated PG-13 | 1 hr 36 min

Henry Roth is a man afraid of commitment up until he meets the beautiful Lucy. They hit it off and Henry think he’s finally found the girl of his dreams, until he discovers she has short-term memory loss and forgets him the very next day.

Streaming on: Netflix

Sadly a lot of great summer movies aren’t streaming this summer… Some of my favorites, Now and Then, Dazed and Confused, Stand by Me, The Goonies, and Dirty Dancing aren’t available for streaming this summer.  Thankfully I have most of them on DVD.  What are you going to watch this summer?  Let us know in the comments!




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