A man must struggle to travel home for Thanksgiving, with an obnoxious slob of a shower ring salesman his only companion.

  1. John Hughes

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Steve Martin

    Steve Martin

    Neal Page

  2. John Candy

    John Candy

    Del Griffith

  3. Laila Robins

    Laila Robins

    Susan Page

  4. Michael McKean

    Michael McKean

    State Trooper

  5. Dylan Baker

    Dylan Baker


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Planes, Trains and Automobiles
Planes, Trains and Automobiles


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Status Released

Release Information

  • November 26, 1987
    R, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

Budget -

Revenue $49,230,280.00

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