Have you felt like you need to catch up on a few movies? Then it sounds like it’s time to host a movie night. So grab your friends and family, make some snacks, and get your favorite blockbusters ready.
You need a little help planning the perfect movie watch party? Say no more! Here are all the tips you need to plan the best movie night your, your friends, and your family will ever attend.
Invite the Right People
Think about how you like to watch movies. Do you like to stay silent, or do you prefer making commentary throughout the movie? How about the people you’re inviting?
Who you watch a movie with is just as important as the movie your watch. It can determine what movies you watch and the vibe of the whole night.
Think About the Movie Selection
This relates back to the people you choose to invite. If you have a girls’ night, then rom coms might be more a vibe than old-school mobster movies. Or, if it’s around Halloween, you might want to choose something horror.
The strength of your movie selection can make or break the night. Need some suggestions? Here are a few must watch movies you might want to put on the list.
Create Your Own Cinema
Just because you’re hosting a movie at home doesn’t mean you shouldn’t have a good cinema set up. You can start with turning the lights off, but why not take it a step further?
Are you going to watch movies on your TV or on a projector? Are you going to set up in the living room or have an outdoor movie night? What kind of seating are you planning to have?
You should grab pillows and blankets to make yourself cozy no matter where you set up. Make sure all your guests can see the screen at any angle. And have loud enough speakers that everyone will be able to hear.
Elevate Your Snack Game
The best part of having a movie night at home is being able to eat whatever you want. You should take this opportunity to have some really good movie night snacks.
Go beyond the popcorn and pizza and try some creative movie snack options. You can go for a theme that relates to the movies you plan on watching or go for a twist on the classic movie foods.
Just make sure you hit the major food groups: salty, sweet, and savory.
Host the Best Movie Watch Party
There’s no night more classic than a movie night. What’s better than getting a few friends and family together to watch your favorite blockbusters and new releases?
But now it’s time to take your movie night to the next level but hosting the best movie watch party possible. With these tips, you’ll be the go-to host for all future movie nights. It’ll be even better than going to the theatre.
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