National Lampoon's Vacation

Movies, Comedy

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Accompanied by their children (Dana Barron, Anthony Michael Hall), Clark Griswold (Chevy Chase) and his wife, Ellen (Beverly D'Angelo), are driving from Illinois to a California amusement park. As Clark increasingly fixates on a beautiful woman driving a sports car, the Griswolds deal with car problems and the death of a family member. They reach Los Angeles, but, when Clark worries that the trip is being derailed again, he acts impulsively to get his family to the park.

Release details

Rated: R
Release date: Friday July 29 1983
Duration: 98 mins

Cast and crew

Director: Harold Ramis
Screenwriter: John Hughes
Cast: Chevy Chase
Beverly D'Angelo
Imogene Coca
Randy Quaid
Anthony Michael Hall
Dana Barron
John Candy
Eddie Bracken
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