When you’re finished cleaning up the bbq and fireworks, you can relax indoors with a few classics movies in honor of Independence Day.
Whether it’s cheering on a polite Marvel superhero or yelling, “Run Forrest, Run,” we compiled four films that are are perfectly patriotic for the Fourth of July.
Tom Hanks stars in this unforgettable film that follows title character through all the major American events of the 1960s and 1970s. Gump relives history in the sweetest way. This flick is a great way to celebrate patriotism and enjoy Independence Day.
The proof is in the title. The original 1996 action flick starring Will Smith, Bill Pullman, and Jeff Goldblum captures the story of Americans sticking together to lead the worldwide fight against an alien invasion. It’s a fun flick that is sure to make you cheer for the red, white, and blue!
This 1993 flick will unveil every viewer’s inner child. Who can resist the innocent tales of boyhood in the early 60s. Centered around the all-American sport of baseball, this loveable film is one to add to your Fourth of July celebrations. “The Sandlot” stars Tom Guiry, Mike Vitar, and Art LaFleur.
Captain America: The First Avenger
Chris Evans stars as Captain America, the picture of patriotism. This Marvel superhero flick follows the story of Steve Rogers, a rejected military soldier who transforms into the hero after taking a dose of a “Super-Soldier serum.” Rodgers has to use his powers to combat the forces of evil that inevitably show themselves in every action flick.