Top Ten Fantasy Flicks for Lazy Summer Nights

Here’s to the last few weeks of summer freedom. Grab some popcorn and enjoy some fantasy faves!

  • Princess Bride—“As you wish….” Yep, that what’s DH should be saying.The Princess Bride
  • Avengers marathon. Thor. Lots of Thor.Avengers Movie Poster
  • Star Trek: Into the Darkness. Watch it then trek outside and stare at the stars. Perfect summer night.Star-Trek-Into-Darkness-Fan-Poster-Header
  • Frozen—in case you’re feeling a bit too warm. Or a bit too crazy. Let it Go, let it go! Frozen Movie Poster
  • LOTR or Hobbit—“Not all those who wander are lost.” But they may be hungry, so don’t forget the snacks.Hobbit Movie Poster
  • The Labyrinth—resurging in popularity in the Roberts household. Now my 13-yo daughter wants to be David Bowie for Halloween. Lotsa hair…Labyrinth Movie Poster
  • Harry Potter—Helloooo, of course! You can shout curses while mystical music plays in the background. Very soothing.Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Movie Poster
  • E.T. In case you want to cry. Don’t feel bad. Crying over aliens is a good thing.ET Movie poster
  • Star Wars marathon. Then listen to Weird Al sing “Maybe Vader someday later…”Star Wars
  • Pirates of the Caribbean—Keep your swords and eye patches ready, mate!Pirates of the Caribbean Movie Poster
  • Bonus: Avatar—For the sheer beauty of it.Avatar Movie Poster


What are your favorite summer movies?