When they're done celebrating Christmas in July, the Hallmark Channel heats up movie night with a lineup of summery romantic movies during their Summer Nights event. This list of summer-themed Hallmark movies has all summertime romance films that premiered during the Hallmark Summer movie lineup.
Even the evenings stay warm in the summer and the leads of these Hallmark films are feeling the heat. With vineyards, beach vacations and even a prince or two, all of these films have a summer to remember ahead! From trying to write a novel while being distracted by your neighbor in Love At The Shore to learning to love life in Sun, Sand, and Romance, there's a breezy romance ready for you. Or if sultry summer nights are filled with memories, you may be in the mood for movies about reuniting with an old summer flame such as Season For Love or All Summer Long. If you're looking for a great movie that will bring the carefree feeling of summer no matter what season it is outside, you may find just what you're looking for here.
All of these movies warm our hearts like the summer sun, but which of these Hallmark Summer Nights films do you think is the best?
Successful and driven single mom Jenna Thompson (Amanda Righetti) writes teen novels, and she has only five weeks to deliver the next one to her publisher, meaning her annual beach vacation with her kids will be a working one. Upon arrival, the family soon meets their new next-door neighbor, confident, devil-may-care surfer Lucas McKinnon (Peter Porte), who cranks up his music at night, sleeps late, and allows his dog Tank to run around at will. Despite their differences, when the two find themselves alone together one evening for dinner, each begins to see the other in a whole new – and attractive – light.
Actors: Amanda Righetti, Peter Porte
Premiered: August 5, 2017
Terry (Hilarie Burton), a romance novelist with writer’s block, and Matthew (Victor Webster), a celebrity chef suffering from a bad review, accidentally end up staying at the same French villa for the summer. As they attempt to share the house and mend their personal lives, they find that what they’re really missing is more of a personal matter.
Actors: Hilarie Burton, Victor Webster
Premiered: July 23, 2016
Samantha’s (Erin Krakow) Montana ranch is her family’s legacy, so when a developer shows up to buy it, Sam isn’t interested. But as he tries to win her trust and her ranch, Sam finds he might also be winning her heart.
Actors: Erin Krakow, Ryan Paevey
Premiered: August 17, 2019
Overwhelmed and feeling under-appreciated, Tess Nelson (Vanessa Marcil) is determined to use a business trip to an HR convention in Puerto Rico to score a new job, but she is discouraged when the trip is a disaster from the start and an approaching hurricane makes it impossible to fly home. But, after bumping into a handsome fellow traveler, Carter (James Denton), Tess opens up to the possibilities beyond her desk job, and the couple's adventures on the island bring them closer while the hurricane rolls in.
Actors: Vanessa Marcil, James Denton, Cindy Pickett
Premiered: August 9, 2014