It's that time of year when the weather gets hot and you get horny. Could there be any more fun than pulling down the shades and pumping up the air conditioning on a blistering hot day? But what should you watch to help you get into the mood to celebrate summer fun? We've got five films that should help you find your sizzle this summer.
Summary: Good girl Sandra Dee and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. But when they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance? Or will their differences be too much to overcome?
Why you should watch: This may be one of the best musicals of all-time. Every song is a sing-along. You'll discover why John Travolta is a paid so much money that he parks a 737 next to his house instead of a car. He's a movie star.
Who's hot: There's no denying that John Travolta can dance. And when Olivia Newton-John gets all tarted up for the final scene, it'll make you reconsider a good girl gone bad.
DIRTY DANCING (1987)
Summary: Spending the summer at an upstate New York resort with her family, Frances ('Baby') falls in love with the camp's dancing teacher. What will her daddy say when he finds out that his 'baby' has been slumming it with the help? And will Francis and Johnny Castle be able to stay together for the last dance?
Why you should watch: There is no one who can look as sexy as Patrick Swayze can while performing ballroom dance moves. And the sweet love story about unexpected first time love is a treat. Yes, it's PG, but use your imagination.
Who's hot: You won't be able to tear your eyes away from the screen when sexy Cynthia Rhodes and Patrick Swayze spin out onto the dance floor for the first time. She's hot. He's hotter. Together they simply sizzle.
CRAZY, STUPID LOVE (2011)
Summary: A middle-aged husband's life changes dramatically when his wife asks him for a divorce. He attempts to rediscover his manhood with the help of a club-hopping lothario named Jacob, who teaches him how l to pick up women.
Why you should watch: This is a sweet and under-rated romantic comedy that got lost in the shuffle during the 2011 Academy Award season. Steve Carrell, Julianne Moore and Marisa Tomei turns in a wonderful performance, as expected. What will keep you watching every scene is discovering why Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling will both be one-name movie stars someday. The camera loves them.
Who's hot: You don't want to miss the scene when Ryan Gosling is asked to remove his sweater. Seriously? No one is supposed to look that hot.
POINT BREAK (1991)
Summary: An FBI agent goes undercover to catch a gang of bank robbers who may be surfers.
Why you should watch: Because summertime is the perfect time for an action movie that is set at the beach. It's like "Beach Blanket Bingo" only with automatic weapons.
Who's hot: Patrick Swayze and Keanu Reeves go surfing. They're wet and half-naked throughout a lot of the movie. Need we tempt you any further?
THE SEVEN YEAR ITCH (1955)
Summary: When his family goes away for the summer, a faithful husband is tempted by his beautiful neighbor. What's a guy to do when he's living next to Marilyn Monroe?
Why you should watch: There are certain films that you shouldn't miss seeing because they are cultural reference points. This is one of them. And Marilyn steams up every scene that she's in.
Who's hot: This is the film that contains the iconic Marilyn Monroe moment when she steps onto a subway grate and her skirt blows up around her. Marilyn is the personification of sizzle.