Alert
Close

Think you know AARP? What you don't know about us may surprise you. Discover all the 'Real Possibilities'

Highlights

Open

FREE FUN!

AARP Games - Play Now!

SPRING 2014 NATIONAL EVENT

Come to Boston!

May 8 - 10

Enjoy three fun-filled days of AARP Life@50+ activities while discovering your Real Possibilities!

AARP TV

Watch episodes of Inside E Street, AARP Live and other AARP broadcasts.

Most Popular

Viewed

Commented

Movies for Grownups

The Top 10 Summer Flicks

From Dorothy to dinosaurs, our picks for the best summer blockbusters of all time.

— Lucasfilm/20th Century Fox/The Kobal Collection


En español  |  Time was, the dead of summer was considered the Dead Zone for Hollywood movies: the studios assumed most folks, instead of sitting in dark theaters, would rather be outdoors hitting balls, jumping from rope swings, or sipping sarsaparillas (or whatever it was people used to do in the summer). Thus, when the sun hung high in the sky, theaters were given over largely to low-budget B-movie quickies. … Back to Article

Topic Alerts

You can get weekly email alerts on the topics below. Just click “Follow.”

Manage Alerts

Processing

Please wait...

progress bar, please wait

Tell Us WhatYou Think

Please leave your comment below.

Entertainment Blog

Movies for Grownups on YouTube

Catch reviews and clips of films in theaters now, or on DVD. Watch

Movies for Grownups Presents

Join AARP's Bill Newcott for a night at the movies every Friday, 8 p.m. (ET, PT) on RLTV. Watch

 

Movies for Grownups Radio

Download weekly podcasts of celebrity interviews, entertainment news and more. Listen

 

Movies for Grownups Awards

AARP honors the films and filmmakers who make the movies we want to see. Read

300_line

Discounts & Benefits

Articles Photos Videos Blogs

Articles Photos Videos Blogs

Articles Photos Videos Blogs