Camp movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant camp movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, feel good, light, serious and semi serious films and TV shows about / with camp, summer camp, friendship, youth, runaway, dialogue, mentor, teenager, friends and catastrophe plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Horror genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as camp: The Final Girls (2015), The Burning (1981), Paradise: Hope (2013), Beaver Falls (2011), Happy Campers (2001), Camp Rock (2008), #1 Cheerleader Camp (2010), Friday the 13th (1980), The Baby-Sitters Club (1995), Band Camp (2005).

List of camp movies

The Final Girls (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young woman grieving the loss of her mother, a famous scream queen from the 1980s, finds herself pulled into the world of her mom's most famous movie. Reunited, the women must fight off the film's maniacal killer.
Style: absurd, humorous, satirical, bloody, horror spoof ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: camp, parody, characters killed one by one, slasher, masked killer, teenager, survival, camp counselor, serial killer, virginity, film within a film, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 80s, year 1957
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 6.4
 15K
The Burning (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A caretaker at a summer camp is burned when a prank goes tragically wrong. After several years of intensive treatment at hospital, he is released back into society, albeit missing some social skills. What follows is a bloody killing spree with the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stalking, slasher, murder, camp, serial killer, summer camp, prank, violence, burned alive, youth, danger, revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york state, new york
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Paradise: Hope (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, France, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hope, the third film in the PARADISE TRILOGY, tells the story of the 13-year-old Melanie. While her mother (Teresa) travels to Kenya, Melanie spends her holiday in the Austrian countryside at a strict diet camp for overweight teenagers. Under the ...
Style: sincere, cynical, serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: camp, impossible love, physical appearance, seduction, overweight, diet, older man younger woman relationship, teenage life, love and romance, youth, teenage girl, underage drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, kenya
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 7.8
 2K
Beaver Falls (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Story: Beaver Falls is a British comedy-drama that follows a trio of Oxford Brookes University graduates who managed to deceitfully get jobs at Beaver Falls, an elitist American summer camp for the beautiful teenage offspring of California's rich and ...
Style: humorous, captivating, psychological, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: camp, summer, friendship, coming of age, youth, popularity, social relations, teasing, camp counselor, fish out of water, summer camp, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
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Happy Campers (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Chaos and rampant hormones reign when teenage counselors are left in charge during their summer-camp director's absence.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, feel good, sexual ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: summer camp, camp, love, college, summer, teenager, teenage life, youth, buddies, male female relationship, self discovery, teen romance ...
Time: contemporary
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 5.2
 30K
Camp Rock (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Mitchie gets a chance to attend Camp Rock, her life takes an unpredictable twist, and she learns just how important it is to be true to yourself.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
Plot: summer camp, teenager, teenage love, singing, love and romance, friends, cinderella story, fall in love, musician's life, lifestyle, follow your dream, disney ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: china, hawaii
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#1 Cheerleader Camp (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pair of horny college guys get summer jobs at a sexy cheerleader camp.
Style: sexy, not serious, humorous, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cheerleader, camp, womanizer, buddies, lifestyle, teenage life, looking for sex, couples, youth, contests and competitions, cheerleading, dance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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 6.5
 116K
Friday the 13th (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Camp counselors are stalked and murdered by an unknown assailant while trying to reopen a summer camp that was the site of a child's drowning.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, maniac, drowning, camp, teenager, danger, fear, axe, lake, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1958, 50s ...
Place: usa, new jersey
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The Baby-Sitters Club (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's the story about seven very different best friends, and one summer that will bring them together like never before.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, pre-teens, girls' night ...
Plot: friendship, summer school, nanny, camp, teenage life, parents and children, friends, nothing goes right, siblings relations, friendship between girls, children, 13 year old ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, connecticut
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 5.1
 67K
Band Camp (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The original American Pie characters have moved on, except for Sherman and Jim Levenstein's still understanding dad. Steve Stifler's little brother Matt wants to join his brother's business (the hit it big Girls Gone Wild) and after ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: teen sex comedy, looking for sex, camp, prank, hidden camera, teenage life, buddies, youth, friends, fish out of water, adolescence, marching band ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, michigan
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 5.4
 1K
The A List (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Romance, rivalry and radical mystery collide as a group of teens attend a remote island sleepaway camp in this suspenseful, supernatural drama.
Style: disturbing, captivating, scenic, colourful
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: camp, summer camp, supernatural power, mystery, friendship, popularity, teenagers, teenager, rivalry, society, relationships, danger ...
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 5.4
 36K
Old Dogs (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Charlie and Dan have been best friends and business partners for thirty years; their Manhattan public relations firm is on the verge of a huge business deal with a Japanese company. With two weeks to sew up the contract, Dan gets a surprise: a woman ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, girls' night
Plot: camp, family relations, best friend, fish out of water, family, nothing goes right, parents and children, disorder, comic violence, brother sister relationship, twins, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vermont, tokyo, new york
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 5.0
 3K
Camping (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Plastic surgeon Michel Saint-Josse is on his way to Spain where he hopes to spend a stress-free holiday in a luxury hotel with his teenage daughter Vanessa. When his car breaks down near a camping, Michel accepts the offer of help from an extrovert ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friendship, camp, beach, nothing goes right, disorder, family relations, resort, fish out of water, buddies, snobbism, vacation, camping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
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Camp Lakebottom (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: McGee sets out for summer camp but ends up in the wrong bus, where he meets Squirt and Gretchen. The bus ended up at Camp Lakebottom, a forgotten, weird place has a lot of adventures in store for the 3 friends and their enemy Buttsquat
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, captivating, tense ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: summer camp, camp, mutant, rivalry, friendship, adventure, disorder, imaginary, supernatural, good versus evil, mysterious villain, monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Follows the counselors and campers on their first day at Camp Firewood in the summer of 1981.
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, camp, rivalry, camp counselor, parody, friends, youth, summer camp, friendship, buddies, silly humor, counselor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981
Place: usa, maine
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 7.2
 136K
Defiance (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Based on a true story, during World War II, four Jewish brothers escape their Nazi-occupied homeland of West Belarus in Poland and join the Soviet partisans to combat the Nazis. The brothers begin the rescue of roughly 1,200 Jews still trapped in ...
Style: emotional, epic, sincere, intense, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, jewish, holocaust, survival, rebellion, partisan, camp, nazi, russian, jews, hopes, wartime life ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1942, year 1941
Place: poland, europe, germany, israel, russia
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 5.2
 12K
Xanadu (1980)
Genre: Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A beautiful muse inspires an artist and his older friend to convert a dilapidated auditorium into a lavish rollerskating club.
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, inspirational, stylized ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: disco, nightclub, camp, romance, fall in love, partners, supernatural, buddies, unlikely couple, follow your dream, love and romance, impossible love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: california, usa, santa monica california, los angeles
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The Final Terror (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of friends and their girlfriends head out for what is expected to be a vacation of hiking, camping and a good time, but when a backwoods mama finds them on her turf, it becomes anything but a vacation.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, fugitives, psychopath, stalking, in the woods, serial killer, deadly, youth, slasher, gory, wilderness, camp ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: southern california, california
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Indian Summer (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of childhood friends, now in their thirties, reunite at Camp Tamakwa. Only a few of the original campers show up, but they still have a good time reminiscing. The people share experiences and grow while at the camp. They are dismayed to ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, teens
Plot: reunion, camp, friendship, couple relations, buddies, love and romance, childhood sweetheart, weekend, instructor, camping, reunited friends, vacation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: canada, ontario canada, california
Is relevant ?
 3.8
 762
Camp Dread (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The “Summer Camp” horror trilogy was one of the most popular franchises of the 1980s. However, the decade ended and so did director Julian Barrett’s career. Now Barrett plans to resurrect his gory series via a modern reboot patterned after ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, scary ...
Plot: slasher, camp, contests and competitions, deadly, mystery, blood, murder, danger, filmmaker, survival, fictional reality show, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, Moonrise Kingdom tells the story of two twelve-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them ...
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, surreal, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: first love, social misfits, orphan, teenage love, adolescence, island, youth, childhood sweetheart, search, disappearance, boy scout, depression ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1965
Place: new england, usa, england
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 6.6
 589
When I Saw You (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Palestine, Jordan, Greece, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jordan, 1967: displaced to a refugee camp after the occupation of their West Bank village, an eleven-year old boy and his mother enact the emancipating dream that every refugee has imagined countless times, in Annemarie Jacir's passionate and ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: refugee, camp, hopes, human spirit, parents and children, forceful separation, family relations, coming of age, youth, teenage life, freedom fighter, missing father ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1967
Place: jordan, middle east
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Summer Camp Island (2018)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Story: Oscar and Hedgehog are dropped off at a strange summer camp, full of fantastical things ranging from magical camp counselors to sticky notes that are portals to other dimensions.
Style: exciting, light, captivating, sincere, humorous
Plot: summer, hedgehog, friendship, island, elephant, surrealism, camp, baseball, talking animals, witch, child protagonist, camping ...
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 6.2
 120K
The Thing (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When paleontologist Kate Lloyd travels to an isolated outpost in Antarctica for the expedition of a lifetime, she joins an international team that unearths a remarkable discovery. Their elation quickly turns to fear as they realize that their ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, alien invasion, evil alien, gory, blizzard, deadly creature, danger, chase, mission gone awry, survival, alien encounter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1982
Place: antarctica
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The Great Escape (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: The Nazis, exasperated at the number of escapes from their prison camps by a relatively small number of Allied prisoners, relocates them to a high-security 'escape-proof' camp to sit out the remainder of the war. Undaunted, the prisoners ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, world war two, freedom, prison escape, pow, optimism, desperation, soldier, capture, escape attempt, officer, prisoner ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: germany, alps, switzerland, europe, poland
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Sleepaway Camp III: Teenage Wasteland (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Psychotic Angela is itching to do what she does best: slaughter dozens of teenage campers. As luck would have it, the previous site of her murders has been renamed and converted into an experimental summer camp meant to bring together privileged and ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: sociopath, psychopath, summer camp, camp, slasher, anti heroes, murder, police officer killed, axe murder, anti hero, serial killer, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 31K
The Endless (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two brothers return to the cult they fled from years ago to discover that the group's beliefs may be more sane than they once thought.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, emotional, suspense
Plot: cult, brothers, supernatural, childhood trauma, suicide, brother brother relationship, camp, time loop, brother, danger, human nature, haunted by the past ...
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Turtles Can Fly (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran, France, Iraq
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Turtles can fly tells the story of a group of young children near the Turkey-Iran border. They clean up mines and wait for the Saddam regime to fall.
Style: sincere, bleak, rough, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: childhood, village, suicide, rape, orphan, blind character, refugee, suicide attempt, camp, survival, war, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century
Place: kurdistan, iraq, middle east, iran, turkey ...
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 66K
MASH (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The staff of a Korean War field hospital use humor and high jinks to keep their sanity in the face of the horror of war.
Style: humorous, dark humor, talky, witty, captivating ...
Plot: anti war, military, cheating, nurse, camp, buddies, soldier, doctors and patients, sanity, conflict, satire, golf ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1951, 70s
Place: korea, vietnam, south korea
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 7.0
 76K
Holes (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Stanley's family is cursed with bad luck. Unfairly sentenced to months of detention at Camp Green Lake, he and his campmates are forced by the warden to dig holes in order to build character. What they don't know is that they are digging ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, light, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, theft, digging, destiny, misfit, warden, curse, excavation, judge, family, camp ...
Time: 1890s, 1900s, 60s, 1850s, 19th century ...
Place: texas, latvia, usa
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