Overview

Clark Griswold is on a quest to take his family on a quest to Walley World theme park for a vacation, but things don't go exactly as planned.

  1. Harold Ramis

    Director

  2. John Hughes

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Chevy Chase

    Chevy Chase

    Clark Griswold

  2. Beverly D'Angelo

    Beverly D'Angelo

    Ellen Griswold

  3. Imogene Coca

    Imogene Coca

    Aunt Edna

  4. Randy Quaid

    Randy Quaid

    Cousin Eddie

  5. Anthony Michael Hall

    Anthony Michael Hall

    Rusty Griswold

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Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • July 28, 1983
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

  • December 31, 1983
    R
    Physical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 39m

Budget $15,000,000.00

Revenue $61,399,552.00

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