Big action blockbusters are synonymous with summer, but what if you’re in the mood to simply relax and laugh aloud the next time you go to the theatre? You’ll be happy to hear that many epic comedies are coming our way this summer, starting with these five highly-anticipated new movies.
No Hard Feelings (June 23)
Jennifer Lawrence will make her big comeback in this comedy about a woman with no sense of real direction, who agrees to help a shy, introverted teen come out of his shell before going to college.
Asteroid City (June 23)
If you can’t get enough of Wes Anderson’s quirky filmmaking style, make sure to check out this dramedy about a Junior Stargazer convention that takes a wild turn.
Joy Ride (July 7)
Speaking of wild turns, Joy Ride is the best road trip movie you’ll get to see this summer, and it centers on four friends traveling through Asia in search of one of their birth mothers.
Barbie (July 21)
Greta Gerwig’s Barbie needs no special introduction since it’s one of the most-anticipated movies of the year. Expectations are running high as we prepare to see Margot Robbie’s channel everyone’s favorite doll.
Bottoms (August 25)
If you’re a huge fan of cult classics Superbad and Booksmart, make sure to watch Rachel Sennott and Ayo Edebiri in this teen comedy about two seniors setting up an unusual fight club in their high school.