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10 Must See Movies for Summer 2013

1. Despicable Me 2

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Gru is recruited by the Anti-Villain League to help deal with a powerful new super criminal.

IMDB Rating: 7.8/10

Why it’s a must-see? Well, the first movie was very entertaining and if you want more of the adorable minions you should totally go for this one.

2. Monsters University

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A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University — when they weren’t necessarily the best of friends.

IMDB Rating: 7.7/10

Why it’s a must-see? Same reason you should watch Despicable Me 2. Plus don’t we all want to see Mike and Sully in their college days?

3. Man of Steel

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A young itinerant worker is forced to confront his secret extraterrestrial heritage when Earth is invaded by members of his race.

IMDB Rating: 7.7/10

Why it’s a must-see? You won’t ask this question if you’re a superman fan but in case you aren’t this movie is produced by Christopher Nolan, a name that reminds us of Dark Knight. And if you aren’t even a Batman fan then either of the following two reasons are ought to work for you: Henry Cavill and Amy Adams.

4. Bling Ring

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Inspired by actual events, a group of fame-obsessed teenagers use the internet to track celebrities’ whereabouts in order to rob their homes.

IMDB Rating: 6.4/10

Why it’s a must-see? The story seems interesting and the movie poster looks good. Also it’s Emma Watson so we might as well try this one out.

5. The Internship

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Two salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital age find their way into a coveted internship at Google, where they must compete with a group of young, tech-savvy geniuses for a shot at employment.

IMDB Rating: 6.5/10

Why it’s a must-see? For this one, you’ve got to see the trailer. If you’re a business school student like me you would have definitely heard about the Google ‘culture’ and how its a magical dream workplace for everyone who has seen the face of college. For more of that watch the movie!

6. After Earth

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Will Smith stars with his son Jaden Smith. A crash landing leaves Kitai Raige and his father Cypher stranded on Earth, a millennium after events forced humanity’s escape. With Cypher injured, Kitai must embark on a perilous journey to signal for help.

IMDB Rating: 4.9/10

Why it’s a must-see? I saw Will and Jaden Smith on Ellen and the two make a very entertaining duo. Apart from that if you’re a Will Smith fan like me then it is definitely a must see movie. His movies are truly special.

7. The Big Wedding

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A long-divorced couple fakes being married as their family unites for a wedding.

IMDB Rating: 5.2/10

Why it’s a must-see? I generally like Amanda Seyfried movie. Gone was really great. Also it has been quite a while since we have seen Katherine Heigl in a movie. Who doesn’t love family comedies?

8. The Great Gatsby

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A Midwestern war veteran finds himself drawn to the past and lifestyle of his millionaire neighbor.

IMDB Rating: 7.5/10

Why it’s a must-see? 1. It’s a must see classic 2. The book is amazing 3. Leonardo DiCaprio 4.Did I mention¬†Leonardo DiCaprio?

9. Hangover 3

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When one of their own is kidnapped by an angry gangster, the Wolf Pack must track down Mr. Chow, who has escaped from prison and is on the lam.

IMDB Rating: 6.1/10

Why it’s a must-see? The first two were hilarious so you’ve got to try out this one too!

10. Warm Bodies

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After R (a highly unusual zombie) saves Julie from an attack, the two form a relationship that sets in motion a sequence of events that might transform the entire lifeless world.

IMDB Rating: 7.0/10

Why it’s a must-see? So we’ve all seen tons of zombie movies but after watching the trailer for this one it does seems a little different. We’ve seen human-vampire love, human-werewolf love, werewolf-vampire, alien-human love (the host) so zombie-human love naturally comes next on our must see list.

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