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Greatest summer blockbuster: 'Star Wars' or 'Jurassic Park'?

"Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope" and "Jurassic Park" are among the greatest summer classics of all time. Just two years after Spielberg's "Jaws" created the concept of the summer blockbuster, "Star Wars" took it to the next level and became a worldwide phenomenon. "Jurassic Park" came out nearly two decades later, reinventing special effects in the process, and made more than $1 billion globally at the box office. Which classic is the greatest summer blockbuster? 🎥

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Ah, it's summer—the time of year when the weather is hot, ACs are blowing, the grills are fired up, people are wearing short shorts and tank tops, and folks are chilling at the beach. But it's also the time of the year when the most epic movies of the year debut in theaters. So, the Tylt is celebrating the season with our picks for the coveted title of "Greatest Summer Blockbuster." Between July and September, we are asking you to determine which blockbuster from the 20th century should be crowned the Greatest Summer Blockbuster.

In round two, it's "Star Wars" versus "Jurassic Park" and "Back to the Future" versus "Independence Day." Which is the greatest summer blockbuster ever? 

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"May the Force be with you."

Below is the synopsis of "Star Wars," per IMDb.

Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a Wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire's world-destroying battle-station, while also attempting to rescue Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.

"Star Wars" holds a fresh rating of 93 percent on Rotten Tomatoes. The classic made over $775 million globally at the box office. 

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Watch an iconic clip from "Star Wars" below. 

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"Life finds a way!"

Below is the synopsis of "Jurassic Park," per IMDb.

During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok.

"Jurassic Park" holds a fresh rating of 92 percent on Rotten Tomatoes, and spun off four sequels. The blockbuster grossed over $1 billion worldwide at the box office.

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Check out a clip from "Jurassic Park" below.

FINAL RESULTS
Entertainment
Greatest summer blockbuster: 'Star Wars' or 'Jurassic Park'?
#VoteStarWars
A festive crown for the winner
#VoteJurassicPark