Guest Contributor Seamus Flynn: Sleepaway Camp II causes quite a rift among Sleepaway Camp fans. Some love the movie for it’s originality and the pre-Scream self-aware horror-comedy elements, whereas others feel it is too different from the first film and find the change in tone too jarring. I fall in the first camp (no pun […]
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Giles Lavery was a DVD Assistant on Sleepaway Camp IV for us and currently headlines metal band Dragonsclaw. Their music clip for Darkness Within contains a specific reference to Sleepaway Camp 2: Unhappy Campers that winks to the most hardcore of fans. Do you know the film well enough to identify the reference?
Pamela Springsteen’s portrayal of Angela is the centerpiece of Sleepaway Camp 2: Unhappy Campers. So many fans find it puzzling, in retrospect, that the poster and cover feature an Angela apparently portrayed by a generic actress, and at one time I myself incorrectly theorized it was Carrie Chambers who would go on to headline Sleepaway […]
So I’ve spoken a bit about Sleepaway Camp HD in the past, but when it come to the sequels, there’s more to show rather than tell. These screencaps from the high-definition cable/satelite TV broadcasts of Sleepaway Camp 2 & 3 speak for themselves! But I’ll rattle on a bit anyway: they are essentially as close […]
Dear Camper, My name is Uncle John and I am the owner and boss of Camp Rolling Hills. It is sure an honor to have you here with us for these following 6 weeks of camp. Our camp has been in existence for several years now and it is said that all the best kids […]
At the end of Sleepaway Camp 2, Molly is startled by Angela in the truck and screams. The end. This lead to many viewers asking if she was definitely killed, what happpened etc. The bodycount figure given in Sleepaway Camp 3 confirms Molly’s demise, as does Angela speaking to Marcia about Molly in the past […]
Sleepaway Camp 2 I first learned of Sleepaway Camp 2: Unhappy Campers in 1988 when Fangoria #73 had an article on the sequels. I remembered the sullen “caveman girl” and was intrigued that she had blossomed into a happy go lucky, good looking killer. The issue had lots of promo pictures of her posing with […]
Pamela Springsteen is currently a photographer, but she’d probably approve of this custom figure’s quality photographic likeness. Crafted by Tony Cooney.
Some very sad news to report – Benji Wilhoite (Anthony the Freddy Krueger prankster in Sleepaway Camp 2) passed away earlier this month at the young age of 41. Besides Unhappy Campers, Benji also starred in Michael A. Simpson films Impure Thoughts prior, and Fast Food after. He had several film and television credits to […]
Here are some figurines based on the Pamela Springsteen and Felissa Rose incarnations of Angela! Created by L. Scott.