Weird Science – Camp Wannabe

After a chance encounter with his camp crush at Camp Hi-De-Ho, Gary decides he wants to go back in time to right the wrong that was done to him by the camp bully and get the girl. Since their friend Lisa has magical powers she grants Gary his wish and sends them back to camp circa 1985. Once there, Wyatt discovers that the English teacher he has a crush on was a camp counselor at Hi-De-Ho and wastes no time putting the moves on her. But like Marty McFly, they soon discover that changing the past isn’t all its cracked up to be.

This episode originally aired in October 1994 on the USA Network. The show, an adaptation of the 1985 film starring Anthony Michael Hall, ran on USA from 1994-97.

Matt Ralph

Matt Ralph

I'm the editor of Summer Camp Culture and also blog at and I live in the Philadelphia area and went to camps and camp meetings growing up in Ohio, Maryland and New Jersey.

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