Ernest Goes to Camp (1987)

PG 05/22/1987 (US) ComedyFamily 1h 32m

Welcome to Kamp Kikakee, the craziest summer camp ever!


Ernest, a lovable loser who works as a summer camp handyman and dreams of becoming a guidance counselor, must find a way to inspire a group of juvenile delinquents while stopping a shady strip mining company from closing the camp as well.

  1. John Cherry

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Coke Sams


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jim Varney

    Jim Varney

    Ernest P. Worrell

  2. Victoria Racimo

    Victoria Racimo

    Nurse St. Cloud

  3. John Vernon

    John Vernon

    Sherman Krader

  4. Lyle Alzado

    Lyle Alzado

    Bronk Stinson (Foreman)

  5. Gailard Sartain

    Gailard Sartain


  6. Daniel Butler

    Daniel Butler


  7. Iron Eyes Cody

    Iron Eyes Cody

    Old Indian Chief

  8. Patrick Day

    Patrick Day

    Bobby Wayne

  9. Scott Menville

    Scott Menville


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Ernest Goes to Camp
Ernest Goes to Camp

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $3,000,000.00

Revenue $23,509,382.00


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