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Summer blockbusters: Vibe's guide to the must-see films this summer

Summer blockbusters: Vibe's guide to the must-see films this summer

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As is the way in summer, the Blockbusters are coming thick and fast.

Here are some you should look out for:

The Inbetweeners 2 – out tomorrow August 6)

News Shopper: The Inbetweeners 2 sees the lads on a gap year in Australia

The team behind the hit comedy series reunites for a second big screen outing, this time taking on a gap year in Oz. Among the stars are Greenwich’s Blake Harrison – a huge Millwall fan - as Neil, and Eagles supporter James Buckley as Jay.

Planes 2: Fire and Rescue - Friday, August 8

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Another sequel, this time it’s a cute Walt Disney animation guaranteed to keep the kids quiet for a couple of hours.

The Expendables 3 – Thursday, August 14

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Forest Hill’s Jason Statham returns alongside a who’s who of action stars including Harrison Ford, Jet Li, Antonia Banderas, Wesley Snipes, Mel Gibson and led by Sylvester Stallone.

Read our interview with the cast here

The Rover – Friday, August 15

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Robert Pattinson and Guy Pearce star in this futuristic western, set in the Australian outback a decade after a global economic collapse.

Lucy – Friday, August 22

Written and directed by Luc Besson, Scarlett Johansson stars as a drugs mule who gains super powers when a bag of drugs bursts inside her. Also stars Morgan Freeman.

Sin City 2: A Dame to Kill For (3D) – Friday, August 22 in the West End/ August 29 nationwide

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Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez’s stylised crime thriller sequel stars Jessica Alba, Josh Brolin, Mickey Rourke and Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

The Guvnors – Friday, August 29

Rizzle Kicks’ Harley and David Essex are among the stars of this south east London-set violent gangster thriller. It was filmed in the area, so it’ll be good fun spotting local haunts among the bloodshed.

Sex Tape – Wednesday, September 3

Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel star as a 40ish couple whose sex life has gone stale. They make a sex tape to spice things up, it gets leaked online, hilarity no doubt ensues.

They Came Together – Friday, September 5

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Writer-director David Wain pokes fun at the rom-com clichés with a top cast led by Paul Rudd and Amy Poehler. 

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11:00am Tue 5 Aug 14

Dean ambrose says...

No room for the biggest hit of the summer,Guardians of the galaxy. Congratulations your article is now worthless
No room for the biggest hit of the summer,Guardians of the galaxy. Congratulations your article is now worthless Dean ambrose
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