The Best Gifts for Movie Lovers

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Movie lovers are a truly unique group of people. Which is why gifts for lovers should be just as unique. The ultimate gift for a movie lover will help them to watch more, remember what they’ve watched, or just showcase their love of classic films. If you’ve been struggling to find the best gifts for movie lovers, you’ll be pleased to take a look at this gift from Good Gift Lists

Because movies are so personal, choosing an actual movie as a gift can be a tough choice. They may have already seen it, hated it, or just be plain uninterested. That’s why there are no actual movies on this list, just ideas to encourage them to watch more of what they truly love.

Here are some of the best gifts for movie lovers out there!


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1. 100 Movies Scratch-Off Poster

If watching every classic top movie is a priority for you, there’s no better way to keep track of that than with this 100 movies scratch-off poster. With each completed movie you can scratch off the title to reveal a colorful photo marking your achievement. Hang it somewhere that’s easily seen so you can keep track of your accomplishments, and so can everyone else who visits your home. 

2. Ticket Stub Diary

If visiting the theater is something you do frequently, it would be nice to have somewhere to keep those coveted ticket stubs. This is the perfect thing, as it lets you keep them in a safe place and remember each movie you went to see throughout the years. 

3. Director’s Chair

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Don’t we all wish we could sit in the directors chair? Well, you can make this dream a reality by purchasing one for yourself of the cinephile in your life. This chair will make you feel like you’re on the set of your favorite more. “ACTION!”

4. Giant Inflatable Movie Screen

Watching your favorite movie outdoors will be even more of an experience with this ginormous inflatable movie screen. It’s perfect if you have a pool or a big yard. Invite your friends and family over and make some memories no one will ever forget. 

5. Movie Lovers Log Book

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Log every movie you’ve ever seen in this convenient book. It’s a much better way to keep track than buying every dvd, and use as a reference should they ever forget about one.

6. Movie Clapboard Blanket

Everyone wants to keep cozy while watching their favorite movie at home. This cozy blanket features a movie clapboard, and would be one of the most used gifts for movie lovers. 

7. Blockbuster Movie Quiz Game

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This blockbuster movie quiz game is one of the more nostalgic gifts for movie lovers out there. It’s a great way to test your movie knowledge and find out who is truly the biggest movie lover. 

8. Microwavable Popcorn Popper

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Making popcorn has never been easier than it is with this microwaveable popcorn maker. It allows you to make only as much as you need while you watch one of your favorite movies. 

9. Vintage Camera Bookends

These camera bookends would look great on the shelf of any movie lovers. They’re great gifts for movie lovers who also love a good book. 

10. Movie Night Popcorn Set

This set is a great all-encompassing gift for someone who loves to watch movies. Filled with 3 kernels and 5 seasonings, it lets them customize their popcorn experience while watching their favorite movie.  

11. Theater Gift Card

The gift of a new movie experience is one of the best gifts for movie lovers that you can give. A fandango gift card can let movie lovers choose what their next film will be, or their next few films. 

12. Cinephile Card Game

Every cinephile wants to test their knowledge, or show off their knowledge in a group. This card game will let them geek out and have fun doing so. 

13. Movie Projector Wine Rack

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If you’re a movie lovers who loves a glass of wine, we’ve found the perfect gift for you. This wine rack resembles a movie projector and will look great while holding some of your favorite bottles. It also has a place to keep your corks. 

14. Ticket Shadowbox

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Drop you tickets in this convenient ticket shadowbox to both keep them on display and keep track of all the films you’ve seen. It would look great on a bookshelf on mantle. 

15. Popcorn Bucket

If you want your home movie watching experience to most closely resemble that of a theater, it’s a good idea to have a designated popcorn holder. These individual buckets are a great item to have on hand for the next movie night. 

16. Movie Socks

These socks make great gifts for movie lovers who like to kick their feet up after a long day and watch a movie on the couch. It’s also a great gift for people who like to be left along while they’re watching a movie as it reminds the movie talkers to hush.

17. Counter Top Popcorn Machine

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A good popcorn maker will make your home feel so much more like a movie theater. It’s a great thing to have if you host frequent movie nights, or just like to eat a lot of popcorn. 

18. Nostalgic Popcorn Maker

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If you want to take your popcorn making to the next level, then you’ll want to have a nostalgic popcorn maker like this one. It’s a great visual to have in your own personal theater, and it will surely be a discussion topic amongst visitors. 

19. Bluetooth Enabled Projector

Projectors are a fun item to have for people who love watching movies, as it gives them the opportunity to watch them in uncommon places. Projectors work well on blank walls, or with a big projector screen. Screens can virtually be put up anywhere, giving you ample options for where to watch your next movie with friends and family. 

20. Movie Night Care Package

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A movie night care package makes the perfect gift for movie lovers. It equips them with nearly everything they’d find at the concession stand, and makes it available to them for free. How exciting!

21. What to Watch Dice

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If you’re a movie lover who feels like you’ve already seen everything, you might benefit from having a gift like this. It allow you to roll the dice and decide which movie you’ll watch on your favorite streaming subscription like Netflix or Hulu. 

22. Movie Lover Baby Book

If you’re trying to raise a baby cinephile, then this is the book to get them. It goes through the alphabet, using movie themed words with each letter. It’s a cute gift to give a baby that has movie loving parents. 

23. Walk of Fame Doormat

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If you want to really set the tone for your house as a house of movie lovers, then this Walk of Fame doormat could be the perfect item to own. It resembles the stars on the actual Walk of Fame in Hollywood, and is just a really cool piece to have.

24. Blockbuster Sign

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If you’re old enough to remember spending hours searching through the aisles of a blockbuster for the perfect movie, then you’ll appreciate this awesome sign. It’s a great nostalgic gift for movie lovers who miss having that experience. 

25. Famous Movie Recipe Book

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If you’ve been inspired by some of the cuisine that you’ve seen in films, this cookbook might interest you. It’s filled with 100 recipes from some of the most popular films and TV shows. It’s a great resource for spicing it up in the kitchen and including your favorite hobby. 


Movie lovers will love to receive any one of these gifts for movie lovers. Check out more gifts for your friends and family over at Good Gift Lists.

Can you think of a great gift for movie lovers that we forgot about? Tell us about it in the comments below so we can add it to the list!