10 Movies That Are Sure To Give You Some Serious Childhood Summer Nostalgia

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Remember the good ole’ years of your childhood? When You start to feel nostalgic you should definitely go back and re-watch these 10 movies that most likely shaped your childhood!

Stand By Me

The movie Stand By Me was directed by Rob Reiner and tells the story of four 12-year-old boys who became close friends during the summer of 1959. This is definitely a must-see movie that teaches you what true friendship is really all about.

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Now And Then

This adorable movie stars some of your favorite 90’s actresses and tells the story of the long time friendship between four innocent girls during the unforgettable summer of 1970. Ultimately this movie is about true friendship and riding bikes all around town with your friends.

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It Takes Two

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen at their finest was definitely It Takes Two. The movie mostly takes place in a summer camp and makes you wish you were there too; helping Mary-Kate and Ashley carry out their mischievous plans.

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My Girl

You couldn’t help but totally fall in love with Macaulay Culkin and Anna Chlumsky in My Girl. This movie will make you laugh as well as bawl your eyes out but it is totally worth it. Once you’re done watching, though, cheer yourself up with an ice cream.

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The Parent Trap

The Parent Trap was the amazing movie that first introduced us to Lindsay Lohan. This film was a favorite for every kid growing up and still is a funny and sweet film, that gives you a glimpse of the late Natasha Richardson who plays the girls’ mother.

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Matilda

Mara Wilson won us over as Matilda in the film adaptation of the Roald Dahl’s classic book. Trust us, you would have loved to have Matilda as your friend during your childhood years. Watching this movie again will make you feel like she really was there for you.

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The Baby-Sitters Club

The Baby-Sitters Club was a classic adaption of the teenage book series! This 1995 film will make you want to be a teenager all over again and tells the story of true friendship and what it is like to get kissed for the very first time.

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Addams Family Values

When Wednesday and Pugsley are shipped off to summer camp, the Addams family is divided and the two children terrorize the kids at their summer camp. Classic!

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The Princess Diaries

There is nothing more enjoyable than watching Anne Hathaway get a makeover! Mia Thermopolis is the epitome of all of our dreams; when you wake up looking like crap only to realize that you are actually a descendant of a royal family. A true dream come true!

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I Know What You Did Last Summer

Depending on how old you were when I Know What You Did Last Summer came out back in 1997, you may have watched this creepy summer movie as a teenager. It most likely scared the crap out of you too. The movie stars Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Michelle Gellar and her now-hubby Freddie Prinze Jr. as well as Ryan Phillippe.

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