'Meatballs'It's summertime. And that means it's time for summer camp. And summer camp movies.

We're all well acquainted with the traditions of summer camp, both good and bad: intense friendships and crushes, homesickness, sadistic or sympathetic counselors, talent shows, sexual awakenings. The heavy nostalgia (or nightmares) evoked by this particularly American institution has resulted in a variety of movies, from the goofy fun of 'Camp Nowhere' to the bloody horror of 'Friday the 13th.'

To welcome summer 2010, we've complied a list of the best summer camp movies. So grab your bug juice and bug spray and bask in the nostalgic glow of movies about summer camp: