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Superhero fatigue? Try these alien-free summer movies.

This summer at the movies, exploding cars will do triple somersaults through the air. Sharks the size of Greyhound buses will menace swimmers. Supervillains will level well-known landmarks (in the new Spider-Man movie, London Bridge really is falling down). And The Rock will drive off a cliff in a vehicle that’s chained to a helicopter.

Just like any other summer, really.

But if you prefer movies where the

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