24 Entertaining Gifts For Movie Lovers That’ll Get An Ovation

Updated on October 17, 2021 Updated on Oct 17, 2021
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    If you have a movie lover or cinephile on your list, you’re in luck. We’ve collected this list of unique and affordable movie gifts for any budget. Our gift guide has some pretty awesome gift ideas from books to games to home decor that will get a standing ovation.

  1. Projector
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    Nebula Capsule is a brilliant cinema that you can enjoy anytime, anywhere. Using Android 7.1, it plays content from your favorite video streaming app or mirrors your phone’s screen to create a remarkably detailed picture up to 100 inches big right in your living room. A class-leading 360° speaker complements stunning image quality to deliver heart-pounding sound wherever you sit. So enjoy stunning pictures and sound wherever you want—one of the best gifts for movie lovers.

  3. Scratch Off  Movies Bucket List Poster 
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    Some films will never get old. Timeless classics with life-changing stories, inspiring actors, and genius direction work together to create pure magic. Learn more about cinema, the world, and yourself from the 100 best movies of all time. Reunite with your heroes and remember the scenes that made you laugh and cry. Get them this 100 movies scratch-off poster for a great gift for movie lovers.

  5. Vintage Tripod Table Lamp
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    This tripod lamp is an ideal solution for any modern and industrial interior. The legs allow adjusting the height and the width of the lamp, which best suits the space and needs. These old Hollywood tripod lights make great accents in home theater rooms. An excellent Christmas gift for any movie fan.

  7. Movie Critic T-Shirt
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    Watching movies is a labor of love, not a paid endeavor for true movie junkies. That’s the sentiment of this t-shirt. Available for men, women, and kids, you can choose from a variety of colors. 

  9. Stovetop Popcorn Gift Set
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    Whether you’re a card-carrying popcorn aficionado or just a voracious snacker, there’s no denying that not all popcorn is created equal. And once you try Amish Country Popcorn, you’ll never go back to eating the “regular stuff” again. The kernels are grown, manufactured, and packaged in the heart of America, Amish Country Popcorn is popcorn as it should be—made without toxic additives, allergens, or high-calorie toppings. It comes with a stovetop popcorn popper too.

  11. Movie Trivia Card Game
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    Movie Trivia Features 1200 Fun Trivia Question Cards. Test your knowledge of comedy, action, drama, sci-fi-horror, and awards. Win the Movie Buff Bragger title when you beat your friends and family at Movies Trivia game night. Easy setup, and there are no complicated rules or pieces, so you get the right to having fun. Great for large groups and film lovers ages 12 and up.

  13. Film Inspired Notepads 
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    Want to pretend you’ve stayed at the hotel in The Shining, visited Twin Peaks, or attended the burning in The Wicker Man? Then what better proof than a handy notepad you swiped from your room? If you want someone to clock your notepad on your table, look again, smile, and then say, ‘can I have one of these?’ then map makers Herb Lester are your people.

  15. Movie Reel Accent Table
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    If you’re searching for a unique gift for your favorite film buff or film student, this small, round black metal accent table features a metal film reel with glass as the tabletop on a tripod base. This film reel decor makes for a great statement piece anywhere from an office to a dorm room, both a work of art and a functional side table.

  17. Eat What You Watch
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    Many of our favorite movies come with a side of iconic food moments: the elaborate timpano from Big Night, Charlie Chaplin’s dancing dinner rolls in The Gold Rush, the orgasmic deli fare from When Harry Met Sally, or the redemptive birthday cake from Sixteen Candles. From the creators of Binging With Babish, This cookbook recreates these iconic food scenes and many more. With recipes from more than 40 classic and cult films, Eat What You Watch is the perfect gift for movie buffs and home cooks who want to add some cinematic flair to their cooking repertoire.

  19. Movie Popcorn Container Blanket
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    Stay in for movie night while still going BIG with BigMouth Inc.’s Movie Popcorn Fuzzy Blanket. This 5-foot-long plush throw blanket is cozy, warm, and incredibly soft! Our extra-large movie-theater-style popcorn blanket is perfect for movie marathons on the couch, crisp cool nights on the patio, snuggling up by the campfire, and more! 

  21. Cocktails of the Movies
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    Take a journey through Hollywood’s lifelong love affair with cocktails, celebrating the most significant characters and their iconic drinks through original illustrations and easy-to-follow recipes. There’s something for everyone from Marilyn’s Manhattan in Some Like It Hot to The Dude’s White Russian in The Big Lebowski. Each cocktail is accompanied by the recipe, method, a history of the drink, and a synopsis of its scene in the movie alongside full-color original artwork.

  23. Martin Scorsese Master Class
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    Martin Scorsese drew his first storyboard when he was eight. Today he’s a legendary director whose films from Mean Streets to The Wolf of Wall Street have shaped movie history. In his first-ever online film class, the Oscar winner teaches his approach, from storytelling to editing to working with actors. He deconstructs films and breaks down his craft, changing how you make and watch movies.

  25. Inflatable Outdoor Projector Movie Screen
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    Move the cinema to your backyard. It’s straightforward to install and remove. The screen cloth is made of high-quality light box cloth, which brings excellent picture quality. The screen cloth is replaceable to help you save money. In just a few minutes, it can get a wonderful home theater or outdoor car movie party.

  27. Directors Chair
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    Discover a variety of uses for this classic-style Director’s Chair. Constructed with solid wood, this portable Director’s Chair is built for lasting strength. Foldable design makes transportation and storage a breeze–meaning you can move it from room to room or transport it for special occasions with ease—an excellent solution for homes, schools, events, and businesses alike.

  29. Gone With The Gin
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    From best-selling author Tim Federle of Tequila Mockingbird fame comes Gone with the Gin, the ultimate cocktail book for film buffs. We know your type. You love the smell of napalm in the morning, you see dead people, and you’re the king (or queen!) of the world. The perfect gift for silver screen fans and a terrific twist on movie nights, Gone With the Gin includes 50 delicious drinks — paired with winking commentary on history’s most quotable films — plus an all-star lineup of drinking games, movie-themed munchies, and illustrations throughout.

  31. Ticket Stub Shadow Box
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    People accumulate a lot of memories during their lifetime. Many have keepsakes and mementos from various events and moments. This shadow box provides a means to showcase and store any movie, show, plane tickets, and stubs. It is not only limited to tickets, but easily removable back pictures, photos, and trinkets can also be placed inside to create a work of art.

  33. Embossed Retro Theater Sign
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    Get nostalgic with your home decor! This Theater Triangle Embossed Tin Sign features black, white, yellow, and red shades and is designed to look like an old-fashioned theater sign. The triangle shape makes the sign project from the wall, adding even more interest! Display it on your entertainment room or movie room wall for an instant touch of vintage flair.

  35. The Wes Anderson Collection
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    The perfect coffee table book for a movie buff! This New York Times bestselling overview of Wes Anderson’s filmography features previously unpublished behind-the-scenes photos, artwork, and ephemera from his classic movies.

  37. The Godfather Collectors Box Set
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    This collection of films from legendary director Frances Ford Coppola. Slip into the dark world of the Corleone family with the Godfather Collection. This DVD collection includes five discs featuring the restored and remastered versions of these classic American films. You’ll be on the edge of your seat for the full 9 hours and 9-minute running time. Enjoy the widescreen picture format. 

  39. The Criterion Collection Alfred Hitchcock
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    Experience four of the greatest films by the Master of Suspense in this deluxe box set from the Criterion Collection. It includes three of Alfred Hitchcock s most beloved movies from the 1930s. Each comes digitally restored and with a bounty of supplemental features.

  41. Let’s Make a Movie
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    Almost anyone can shoot a two-minute video of Fluffy or Fido being adorable. But how many can make an enjoyable film that tells a story? This step-by-step book the process and storytelling skills to make videos they’re proud of. Packed with tips, tricks, and info, it will help develop the confidence to use their imaginations and get their ideas onto film.

  43. Classic Monsters Collection
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    From the era of silent movies through the present day, Universal Pictures has been regarded as the monsters’ home. The Universal Classic Monsters Collection showcases 6 of the most iconic monsters in motion picture history, including Dracula, Frankenstein, The Mummy, The Invisible Man, The Bride of Frankenstein, and The Wolf Man. Forget Netflix. This collection features over 10 hours of great movies revealing bonus features; each film has been digitally remastered for an unforgettable classic monster experience—an excellent gift for a horror movie fan.

  45. Air Popcorn Maker
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    Make a favorite movie night treat in just minutes. The Hamilton Beach Hot Air Popcorn Popper is easy to use – add the kernels with the built-in measuring cup, plug it in and let the fun begin. Everyone can have their own bowl of popcorn, as this popper makes 16 cups per batch. With an air popper, you can customize the flavor by adjusting the seasonings to your liking or have it plain for a low-calorie snack, or spice it up with toppings for a holiday season snack.

  47. A Movie Theater Gift Card
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    Help your friends and loved ones’ favorite movie stars come to them by giving them the gift of entertainment – AMC Gift Cards! AMC Gift Cards are good for both movies and concessions and are reloadable at any theatre in the United States. Even better, AMC Gift Cards do not have any associated fees or expiration dates, so your gift spans the test of time.