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Space Camp


Jun 06, 1986

Latest Home Video

Mar 02, 2004

MPAA Rating



Kate Capshaw
Lea Thompson
Kelly Preston
Larry B. Scott
Joaquin Phoenix


1986 20th Century Fox

Still shot from the movie: Space Camp.

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A group of kids attending NASA's space camp get more than the brochure promised when they are accidentally launched into orbit.

Content Details

Why Is Space Camp Rated PG?

Space Camp is rated PG

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Overall: B+
While the story line is often implausible, this film does champion the value of teamwork, leadership and creativity in teens.

Violence: B
Older kids are shown teasing younger child, Name calling and bickering among crew members, Intense scenes shown in shuttle lift off, flight and re-entry.

Sexual Content: A-
Brief kissing between two teens.

Language: C+
8 mild profanities, 8 moderate and at least 7 terms of Deity. two references of screw-up as in mess up.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A
Nothing significant.

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Space camp features a friendship between young Max and a robot. For other movies that depict unlikely friendships between men and machines, see Iron Giant , Bicentennial Man , and Short Circuit . For the classic inter-galactic friendship, check out E.T. .

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Canadian Movie Ratings

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Canadian Home Video Rating: NA

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