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Camp Nowhere (1994)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Comedy  |  26 August 1994 (USA)
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Morris "Mud" Himmel has a problem. His parents desperately want to send him away to summer camp. He hates going to summer camp, and would do anything to get out of it. Talking to his ... See full summary »

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Nancy Himmel (as Romy Walthall)
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Walter Welton (as Joshua G. Mayweather)
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T.R. Polk
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Norris Prescott
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Rachel Prescott
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Morris "Mud" Himmel has a problem. His parents desperately want to send him away to summer camp. He hates going to summer camp, and would do anything to get out of it. Talking to his friends, he realises that they are all facing the same sentence: a boring summer camp. Together with his friends, he hatches a plan to trick all the parents into sending them to a camp of his own design, which would actually be a parent-free paradise. Blackmailing former drama teacher Dennis Van Welker into helping, they must convince the parents that the camp is genuine, and that they aren't allowed to visit... Written by Murray Chapman <muzzle@cs.uq.oz.au>

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This summer, kids rule. See more »

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Adventure | Comedy

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Rated PG for some mild adolescent language and sensuality | See all certifications »

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26 August 1994 (USA)  »

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Campo de Férias  »

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$10,471,613 (USA)
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Trivia

Film debut of Jessica Alba. NOTE: She was initially hired as a two-week extra, with no lines. Later, she had to fill in for a principal character and received her first on-screen credit. See more »

Goofs

Zack's hands switch from inside his pockets, to outside, then back again while he is standing on the rock yelling for everyone to shut up. See more »

Quotes

Dennis Van Welker: Don't forget your pills. 4 every hour.
"Mud": Uh Dennis? that's 1 every 4 hours.
Dennis Van Welker: No way, let me see that.
[reads bottle]
Dennis Van Welker: Oh... not the first time I've made THAT mistake.
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Crazy Credits

Filmed entirely on location -- Nowhere [Actually: Golden Oak Ranch, Newhall, California] See more »

Connections

References Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986) See more »

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READY OR NOT
Written and Performed by Peter Rafelson
Courtesy of Rafelson Music
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its a cool family movie
27 March 2002 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

i grew up in my pre-pubescnet years watching this movie and loving andrew keegan, its one of the best kids escapism movies around and i'd recommend it for other kids too. I mean who didn't want to be one of those kids at a camp with no adults and a stash of money.Good fun


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