Posts Tagged ‘R.I.P.’

R.I.P. Benji Wilhoite

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 […]

RIP The Real Uncle John

Sleepaway Camp Films was saddened to hear of John Hughes’ passing last week. The legendary teen comedy/drama auteur had considerable impact upon Michael A. Simpson’s pair of Sleepaway Camp sequels. It bears repeating that in Sleepaway Camp 2: Unhappy Campers, writer Fritz Gordon named characters after the so-called ‘brat pack’ and specifically name-checked the cast […]