What’s Your Favorite Summer Blockbuster?

The 4th of July is just around the corner, and with it we find our thoughts turning to what movies we’ve enjoyed in the summers past. Ever since Jaws ushered in the era of the summer blockbuster in 1975 — can you believe it has been 42 years since that came out? — movie studios have attempted to outdo themselves every time the season rolls around. For this week’s Open Thread, we want you to tell us what your favorite summer blockbuster is and why. Whether it be a classic like Star Wars or more recent fare like Guardians of the Galaxy, we encourage you to share your movie memories with us in the comments below!