As we hit the midpoint of the summer movie year that is 2014, people are already saying that it has not stacked up to years past. So, what are the best summer movie years of all time?
We recently revealed our 19 worst summer movies ever, and now it's time for us to reveal our 11 greatest summer movie seasons ever.
And after you look through our slideshow and hear about all the fantastic films that arrived during those warmer seasons, you get to vote and tell us which year was the best year for the institution that is the summer movie.
We will reveal our pick for best summer movie year ever next week, but until then, what are the candidates?
So, sit back and get ready to explore the 11 great summer movie seasons and then vote for your favorite below!
And now that you've seen what each of those 11 years had to offer, put on your thinking cap and prepare to let your voice be heard!
Vote for your choice for Best Summer Movie Year Ever!