Summer is finally here, and one of the best ways to spend your summer nights is to gather with your favourite people to watch some fantastic summer flicks. Here’s a list of the best summer-themed movies that you can find on Netflix.

  1. Soul Surfer

Based on actual events, Soul Surfer tells the story of Bethany Hamilton, who, after losing an arm to a shark attack while surfing, strives to overcome her fears and surf again. Starring AnnaSophia Robb, this movie tells the story of faith and perseverance.

  1. The Last Summer

Starring KJ Apa and Mia Mitchel, this coming-of-age romantic comedy tells the story of a group of high school graduates and their journey through new love and friendship during their last summer before parting ways for college.

  1. Summer of 84

This horror/thriller follows Davey Armstrong, a conspiracy theorist who suspects his neighbour, a police officer, is a serial killer. Together with three of his friends Davey, played by Graham Verchere, begin a dangerous investigation to discover the truth

  1. Malibu Rescue

A Netflix Original film, Malibu Rescue follows a group of aspiring junior lifeguards as they compete against local kids for a chance to win control over the ultimate lifeguard tower on Malibu Beach, California. Directed by Savage Steve Holland, this movie stars up-and-coming actors, including Ricardo Hurtado, Jackie R. Jacobson, and Breanna Yde.

  1. Just Go With It

Directed by Denis Dugan, this romantic comedy follows a plastic surgeon played by Adam Sandler. He talks his assistant, played by Jennifer Anniston, into posing as his ex-wife on a trip to Hawaii in order to cover up a lie he told his girlfriend. The movie progresses as things get complicated and hilarious.

  1. Wine Country

Celebrating a friend’s 50th birthday, a group of girlfriends take a trip to Napa Valley, California, that causes them to question their lives. Starring Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, Rachel Dratch, and Ana Gasteyer, this comedy follows as hilarious events unfold, putting the rowdy group of women in questionable situations.

  1. Like Father

Starring Kristen Bell and Kelsey Grammer, this dramatic comedy tells the story of an executive left at the altar and unexpectedly goes on her Caribbean honeymoon cruise with her estranged father. Written and directed by Lauren Miller Rogen, the movie shows how the characters’ relationship grows, allowing them to appreciate each other as family.

  1. Ibiza

Starring Gillian Jacobs, this romantic comedy follows Harper, a 30-year old who is sent to Spain on an important business trip. Events unfold as Harper lets loose and is pushed by her friends to pursue a fling with a famous DJ in Ibiza.

  1. Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

The perfect movie to watch with the kids, Hotel Transylvania 3 is a family comedy that follows Count Dracula and his family. When Count Dracula gets a little down in the dumps, his family decides to help him de-stress by taking him on a luxurious cruise made exclusively for monsters, unaware that the ship is being hijacked by none other than monster-hating Van Helsing.