The Purge Anarchy is a massive surprise, and a film that deserves more attention. It's surprisingly fun, and a better effort than most things in the genre, and it's a different genre than you probably think.
A couple of average films that are somehow better than those ratings, Epic and Now You See Me have their fun abilities, but don't quite wow you.
Guardians of the Galaxy is the benchmark for popcorn entertainment in a sci-fi world, and though it has its faults, it has enough fun, and from enough sources, that you don't mind.
We take a break from summer films, and just look at summer films. It's been an odd year.
The Fault in Our Stars surprised us like no other film this year, and the characters are so engaging and interesting that you just can't help but appreciate the overall effort.