SpaceCamp (Space Camp) (1986)




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This sci-fi adventure for children is set at the real U.S. Space Camp for wannabe astronauts in Huntsville, Alabama. A wildly disparate mix of kids are supervised and instructed by experienced astronaut Andie (Kate Capshaw), who doesn't expect any of her charges to be using their training any time soon. But one of the smaller tykes befriends a robot aptly named Jinx while being given a tour of the space shuttle, and they accidentally launch the rocket into orbit. Once in space, all sorts of new … More

Rating: PG
Genre: Action & Adventure, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Directed By:
Written By: W.W. Wicket, Larry B. Williams, Ellen Green, Marshall Herskovitz, Clifford Green
In Theaters:
On DVD: Sep 25, 2001
Vestron Video



as Andie Bergstrom

as Kathryn Fairly

as Tish Ambrosei

as Rudy Tyler

as Brennan

as Launch Director

as Gardener

as NASA No. l

as NASA No. 2

as Boy on Rooftop

as NASA No. 3

as Senior Counselor

as Rudy's Father

as Tom the Technician

as Hideo Takamini

as Counselor No. 2

as Rudy's Mother

as Kathryn's Father

as Bully in Dorm

as Rudy's Brother
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Critic Reviews for SpaceCamp (Space Camp)

All Critics (14) | Top Critics (4)

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | May 21, 2003
New York Times
Top Critic

Not exactly out of this world

October 7, 2004
Kalamazoo Gazette

Never quite hits orbit, but packs enough galactic goodies to merit a rental.

July 21, 2004
Arizona Daily Star

Audience Reviews for SpaceCamp (Space Camp)


A very charming and fun adventure about kids in space camp. It's a lot of fun and I highly recommend it.

Aj V

Super Reviewer

A bunch of kids on a tour of a space centre are accidentally shot into space. Happens all the time apparently; you can't launch a rocket without having to plough through all the floating toddlers. The result is a teeny bop version of Apollo 13. But rather less pompous and boring.

xGary Xx

Super Reviewer


So cute.

Leigh Ryan

Super Reviewer

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