15 of the Greatest Beach Scenes on Film

Despite the unseasonably chilly weather, it’s about that time to head to the sandy shores of your choice. If, by chance, you’re unsure of the proper way to enjoy your beach visits, you’re in luck: the beach has proven to be a familiar setting for a Hollywood movie or two. While sometimes used as a place for rambunctious fun and often chosen as the backdrop for romance, the beach is a go-to cinematic spot year-round. Check out these classic beach moments in film after the jump.

From Here to Eternity

The quintessential beach scene is often ripped off and spoofed, although no one really addresses how uncomfortable both of those actors must be. Think of the sand in the bathing suits!