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Daddy Day Camp (2007)

PG | | Comedy, Family | 8 August 2007 (USA)
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Seeking to offer his son the satisfying summer camp experience that eluded him as a child, the operator of a neighborhood daycare center opens his own camp, only to face financial hardship and stiff competition from a rival camp.



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Talon G. Ackerman ...
Jack (as Talon Ackerman)


Daddy Day Care pals Charlie and Phil are back in this hilarious, all-new adventure: Daddy Day Camp! When the dads expand their childcare magic to underdog Camp Driftwood, they discover that teamwork, combined with some down-right crazy antics, is the right mix to give the kids an unforgettable camp experience! Written by Anonymous

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The summer is going to be in tents.


Comedy | Family


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Release Date:

8 August 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Acampamento do Papai  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office


$6,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$3,402,678 (USA) (10 August 2007)


$13,235,267 (USA) (12 October 2007)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Fred Savage the director of the film and Brain Doyle Murray who played Uncle Morty previously worked on The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story (1998) as Baloo and the narrator. This is also Fred Savage's directing debut. See more »


Buck is a USMC colonel. When he is shown in uniform while waiting for the train his cap has a plain leather brim. Field grade officers (major and above) have embroidered "scrambled eggs" on the brim. See more »


Phil: I've gotta drop the kids off at the pool.
Juliette: We have a pool?
Phil: Uh, no.
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All in all, it's still terrible...
15 June 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Really, I'm only commenting because the original "most useful" comment was idiotic, and praised the movie. Upon seeing the case for the movie, I realized that Eddie Murphy was not in the movie. I turned the case around, and discovered that the same character was being played by another actor; an actor who shouldn't be in terrible sequels, playing an already well-known actors character, only a few years after the original had come out. The film itself delivers a lack-luster storyline and secondhand laughs. The acting isn't so great and the believability of the entire thing is low, much unlike most of the first movie. I'm going to have to say, for Oscar-winning Cuba Gooding Jr. to take a role such as this, he may have risked his entire career's great overview. The original itself wasn't exactly sequel prone, but at least it was watchable.

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