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Baby names from summer blockbusters

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Big hits for your little superstar

The weather is heating up, and it’s the perfect time of year to head to the movies. Kick up your feet, sip on a soda and check out these fantastic baby names for boys and girls inspired by summer blockbusters.
Baby names from Hollywood blockbusters

Whether you’re searching for a baby girl name or a baby boy name, hot summer movies are a cool place to start.

You don’t have to be a movie buff to appreciate the excitement of a big summer blockbuster. This year, it’s all about superheroes and big film franchises. We’ve taken a look at the hottest movies heading to the big screen to bring you fun baby names for boys and girls.

Boy names from summer blockbusters

Whether you’re looking for action or comedy, this summer is bound to bring you some cinematic excitement. These baby boy names from summer blockbusters include classics like Christopher and unique boy names like Stacker that may or may not catch on. Be a trendsetter or go traditional with one of these fun baby boy names from summer movies.

  • Aldrich Killian  (Iron Man 3)
  • Christopher Pike (Star Trek Into Darkness)
  • Cypher Raige (After Earth)
  • Dominic Toretto (Fast & Furious 6)
  • Dylan Hobbs (Now You See Me)
  • Ellis (World War Z)
  • Gerry Lane (World War Z)
  • Hikaru Sulu (Star Trek Into Darkness)
  • Ian Shaw (Fast & Furious 6)
  • James T. Kirk (Star Trek Into Darkness)
  • Jarvis (Iron Man 3)
  • John Harrison (Star Trek Into Darkness)
  • Logan (The Wolverine)
  • Luke Hobbs (Fast & Furious 6)
  • Merritt Osbourne (Now You See Me)
  • Michael Atlas (Now You See Me)
  • Stacker Pentecost (Pacific Rim)
  • Stuart (The Internship)
  • Thaddeus Bradley (Now You See Me)
  • Tony Stark (Iron Man 3)

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Girl names from summer blockbusters

This summer, it’s all about the girls. From car chase flicks to FBI comedies, these films spotlight performances by Hollywood’s biggest female stars and up and coming starlets. Check out lovely, traditional names like Alma or get creative with unique, boyish names like Henley and Riley. Get inspired by this broad mix of exciting girl names.

  • Alma Vargas (Now You See Me)
  • Carol Marcus (Star Trek Into Darkness)
  • Constance Lane (World War Z)
  • Elena Neves  (Fast & Furious 6)
  • Ellen Brandt (Iron Man 3)
  • Emily Cale (White House Down)
  • Gisele Harabo (Fast & Furious 6)
  • Henley (Now You See Me)
  • Jean Grey (The Wolverine)
  • Karen Lane (World War Z)
  • Kitai Rage (After Earth)
  • Letty (Fast & Furious 6)
  • Marielena (The Internship)
  • Maya Hansen (Iron Man 3)
  • Nyota Uhura (Star Trek Into Darkness)
  • Pepper Potts (Iron Man 3)
  • Rayna (After Earth)
  • Riley (Fast & Furious 6)
  • Sarah Ashburn (The Heat)
  • Shannon Mullins  (The Heat)

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Last names as first names

Don’t forget to glance through the last names of the characters we’ve picked out. Sometimes a last name makes a wonderful first name. Here are the summer blockbuster last names we love as first names.

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