This year is the 25th anniversary of the release of the first Jurassic Park. For most of us at Cinedelphia, it is a film that has defined what we look for in a summer blockbuster. So what better time than now to revisit the last 25 years of summer blockbusters and pick our favorites?
There were three criteria to be eligible:
1. Must be a blockbuster, which I defined as finishing the in the top 20 box office for that year
2. Must be a summer movie, released from the first weekend of May through Labor Day of a given year
3. Must be rated G, PG, or PG-13. This narrowed down the pool a lot, but moreover I tend…