You’re starting to feel the heat, which could only mean one thing: BBQ season is fast approaching. Take a steel brush to that grill, re-up on your charcoal, and make sure to stock your freezer with the finest slabs of grade-A meat you can find because you better believe that everyone and their mom is planning the same thing. 

This also means that you’ve got to find a way to differentiate your little get-together from the raging block parties that you know everyone’s going to be talking about. So take some pointers from these films and figure out your own game plan. These are The Coolest BBQs in Movie History.