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The second season of Chiller's thriller anthology series Slasher will tell the story of "a group of former summer camp counsellors who return to the camp to retrieve evidence of a crime they committed in their youth," according to a press release. From the release: "Brought together by a horrific secret...

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A Minnesota high school is performing an adaptation of Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing set at a summer camp in the 1980s. This according to an article in the Pine Journal detailing Cloquet High School's upcoming performance of Much Ado About Camp Messina. Director Alex Goebel told the paper that...

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Amazon has a trailer out for a special coming to Prime on June 9 called An American Girl Story: Summer Camp, Friends for Life. The official description: "When S.T.E.A.M. summer camp isn’t what they had hoped for, Z and Paz meet an enchanting camp 'counselor' named Jordan who sends them...

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Brick goes away on a church camp retreat weekend and accidentally breaks the news to a bunkmate that they were switched at birth in “The Confirmation” episode of The Middle (Season 8, Episode 19). Brick goes to Rev. Tim Tom’s Wilderness Jesus Jam to get a crash course in theology...

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Club Getaway in Kent, Connecticut will be transformed into Camp John Waters for a weekend in September as fans of the cult filmmaker will get a chance to celebrate the director of Hairspray, Pink Flamingos, Serial Mom and A Dirty Shame. While the concept of adult summer camp has become...

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A Kickstarter has been launched to crowdfund an officially licensed Wet Hot American Summer role-playing game. Known as Wet Hot American Summer: Fantasy Camp, the game: "lets you play as a camper, counselor or staffer at Camp Firewood. You can pick a favorite character like Beth, Coop or Gene, or...

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The 1960s family sitcom Leave It To Beaver tackles the subject of divorce through a camp friend Beaver has stay over in the "Beaver's House Guest" episode (Season 4, Episode 2). The episode opens after Beaver has returned from Camp König. After explaining that he's put on weight because his...

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Actress Judy Greer was forced to go to summer camp as a kid, but she's come around to the idea as an adult. Greer talked about wanting to go to camp on a recent appearance on Conan. "When I was younger and my parents actually forced me to go to...

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It's been 20 years since Scarlett Johansson missed out on the chance to play twins reunited at Camp Walden in the 1998 remake of the Disney classic The Parent Trap. And apparently she's still not over it. "I saw Jumanji. I liked it. I wasn’t bitter enough then, now I’m...

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Human rights activist Richard Lapchick is best known for his efforts leading the boycott of South Africa from international sporting events during apartheid and his long career in academia, but it was an experience at summer camp that helped shape his lifelong campaign for justice. Lapchick, whose father Joe Lapchick...

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A 2014 low-budget indie film about two best friends who spend their last summer before college working at a summer camp has been added to Amazon Prime. The film directed by Joshua Land stars Matt Pulaski as Adam and James Hennigan as Jared. The movie, which was funded in part through...

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The Philadelphia region was slammed with a snow storm this week so I ended up spending a lot more of my down time with a snow shovel in hand than I'm accustomed to in March so the links are on the short side this week. Let me know what I...