Mandatory Movies: What To Watch When You Desperately Need to Get Away

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We all want to get the hell out of Dodge sometimes. If only life were like the movies, we would. Since you probably can’t just drop everything and fly off to distant lands where cool blue waters and beautiful women await, you’ll have to settle for the cinematic version instead.

In this installment of Mandatory Movies, we’ve rounded up the best movies to watch when you need to get away. The advantage of watching a vacay onscreen instead of taking one IRL? No disappointment (and no sunburn)!

Cue up these flicks and forget the world for a while.

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