Labor Day is the weekend, and even though summer isn’t officially over, the summer movie season is. This year saw the release of big budget superhero flicks, cheesy action movies, intense dramas, charming animated features, and more. This weekend is a good time to reflect not just on what’s ahead—from more superhero movies to the start of award season—but also on the great movies that came out in the last few months. Below, I have listed my picks for the five best movies of summer 2013. They include everything from fast cars to space adventures to little yellow minions. So check it out, and be sure to leave a comment at the bottom of this article letting us know what your picks for the best summer movies this year are.
The movies are listed in order from least best to best. Click the links to read my full review of each film.