Stanley's family is cursed with bad luck. Unfairly sentenced to months of detention at Camp Green Lake, he and his campmates are forced by the warden to dig holes in order to build character. What they don't know is that they are digging holes in order to search for a lost treasure hidden somewhere in the camp.
ActorsStarring: Shia LaBeouf, Khleo Thomas, Sigourney Weaver, Jon Voight, Patricia Arquette, Dulé Hill, Henry Winkler, Siobhan Fallon Hogan, Tim Blake Nelson, Eartha Kitt, Brenden Richard Jefferson, Jake M. Smith, Byron Cotton, Miguel Castro, Max Kasch, Zane Holtz, Noah Poletiek, Steven Kozlowski, Scott Plank, Roma Maffia, Ray Baker, Damien Luvara, Haleigh Ann Trickett, Nathan Davis, Rick Fox, Shelley Malil, Sanya Mateyas, Ravil Isyanov, Ken Davitian, Michael Cavanaugh, Jim Wilkey, Alex Daniels, Tom Brainard
Teenager Stanley Yelnats IV lives in Texas with his family, who have been cursed to be unlucky – a misfortune they blame on their ancestor Elya’s failure to keep a promise to Madame Zeroni, a fortune teller centuries ago in Latvia. One day, Stanley is falsely arrested for stealing a pair of sneakers that were donated to charity by a famous baseball player. Upon conviction, Stanley decides to attend Camp Green Lake, a juvenile detention camp, in lieu of serving his time in jail.
He arrives to find that the camp is a dried-up lake run by the warden, Louise Walker, her assistant Mr. Sir, and camp counselor Dr. Kiowa Pendanski. Prisoners, who are known by their nicknames – Zero, Armpit, Zig-Zag, Squid, X-Ray, and Magnet – spend each day digging holes in the desert; they may earn a day off if they find anything interesting. After finding a golden tube initialed K.B. and a fossil, Stanley is accepted into the group and is given the nickname Caveman…