Camp Movies

Summer camp can be a rite of passage for kids of all ages, and the silver screen has a long history of documenting camp culture. A kid's summer camp experience can inspire lifelong friendships and lasting memories. From the original Parent Trap of 1961 to cult classic Addams Family Values, we've compiled a list of some of our favorite summer camp movies.

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Charming classic has some dated gender roles.
On DVD/Streaming
(2002)
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Delightful remake is great for the whole family.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
Spooky stories come to life in camp-set Scooby movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(2010)
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Disney turns out a fun, clean, surefire tween hit.
On DVD/Streaming
(2008)
Talented Disney stars boost tween-friendly sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(2010)
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Girl-power docu has a strong positive message.
On DVD/Streaming
(2009)
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Made-for-Nickelodeon movie is so-so but fun for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(2009)
A "girlfriends" story with a great message for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(2003)
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Early Judd Apatow film makes fat camp mischievous and fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(2003)
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Silly but sweet '90s summer camp movie has some bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)
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Hyper teen's third movie has worthy themes for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
A dark comedy teens will love.
On DVD/Streaming
(2000)
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Quaint summer camp comedy has sex on the brain.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
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Typically quirky Wes Anderson dramedy has lots of heart.
On DVD/Streaming
(2012)
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Funny movie about theater camp for teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(2004)

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