Sleepaway Camp III: Teenage Wasteland
Sleepaway Camp III: Teenage Wasteland (1989)

Angela (Pamela Springsteen), the murderous camp counselor of Sleepaway Camp 2, returns to the scene of her crimes in this no-frills installment. Assuming a camper's identity (after mowing her down with a Mack truck), Angela arrives at… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: January 1, 1989
DVD Release Date: August 20, 2002
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Critic Score: 14% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Heather Wixson
Daily Dead

Sleepaway Camp III is a fantastic follow-up to the previous sequel, and even if all the jokes don't necessarily stick the landing in the end, Pamela Springsteen is once again a superstar in this underappreciated sequel.

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Stefan Birgir Stefansson
sbs.is

i think her heart just isn't inn it anymore

Rumsey Taylor
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

Teenage Wasteland affirms its role as a horror sequel; it is the loudest, cheapest, and most impotent entry in the series.

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Anton Bitel
Movie Gazette

Time for the tentpoles to come down (even if there are another two sequels).

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Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

Both aimless and, more problematically, humorless.

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Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

The direct-to-video sequel to a direct-to-video sequel; ah, the '80s!

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Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

Think of the Sleepaway Camp trilogy as a live-action version of the "Itchy & Scratchy" cartoons that the Simpson kids love so much.

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Flixster Audience Score: 30% Flixster User Reviews
Tim Salmons
So the Sleepaway Camp series continues with the third installment: Teenage Wasteland. Angela's back in camp under an assumed identity to mutilate more… More
Lady D'arbanville
A couple of plot changes, but mostly the same as the second. watchable, but definitely missable.
Aj V
The worst of the series, this camp movie is entirely routine and lame. It's not worth seeing, just watch the first two.
Lafe Fredbjornson
The weakest of the Sleepaway camp series. All the humour is there, but the kill scenes have been edited badly. Show us the gore! The extra gore on the DVD… More
Cassandra Maples
The third instalment in the "Sleepaway Camp" series is terrific fun, featuring another strong performance by Pamela Springsteen. It's a great… More
Dean King
Over the top gore but the very cheap effects and make-up are the scariest thing about this film.