National Lampoon's Vacation
Quicklinks
Top Links
trailers and videosfull cast and crewtriviaofficial sitesmemorable quotes
Overview
main detailscombined detailsfull cast and crewcompany credits
Awards & Reviews
user reviewsexternal reviewsawardsuser ratingsparents guide
Plot & Quotes
plot summarysynopsisplot keywordsmemorable quotes
Did You Know?
triviagoofssoundtrack listingcrazy creditsalternate versionsmovie connectionsFAQ
Other Info
box office/businessrelease datesfilming locationstechnical specsliterature listingsNewsDesk
Promotional
taglines trailers and videos posters photo gallery
External Links
showtimesofficial sitesmiscellaneousphotographssound clipsvideo clips
The content of this page was created directly by users and has not been screened or verified by IMDb staff.
Since the beliefs that parents want to instill in their children can vary greatly, we ask that, instead of adding your personal opinions about what is right or wrong in a film, you use this feature to help parents make informed viewing decisions by describing the facts of relevant scenes in the title for each one of the different categories: Sex and Nudity, Violence and Gore, Profanity, Alcohol/Drugs/Smoking, and Frightening/Intense Scenes.
Visit our Parents Guide Help to learn more

4/10

Even though this movie is R Rated it is considered to be a family movie. There is one or two scenes of nudity which you will read about below, but its never too bad. The language can be bad at times but its not really that bad and its all used in a comedic manor. This movie really is fine for kids ages 12+.

A scene with Clark's wife in the shower shows her breasts briefly

Clarks wife strips down and jumps in a pool. Her breasts are seen from the side as she jumps in but its very brief

Two teenage boys look at magazines advertising nude women, some is shown on camera briefly from the magazine.



2/10

Clark point's a gun at a security guard at an amusement park.

Some car crashes made for laughs.

A security guard gets shot in the butt by a BB gun.

A mean dog is tied to the rear bumper of a car.

7/10

9 F words

Many other cuss words.

Some uses of shit and hell.

7/10

Clark gives Russ a beer.

Kids do drugs underage:

Audrey is shown with marijuana.

Eddie's kids are shown with some pot and marijuana.

Rated R for sexual material, language, some nudity and strong drug material.

Appropriate for 15+


Certification:
Australia:M / Australia:PG (TV rating) / Brazil:16 / Canada:PA (Manitoba) / Canada:14 (Nova Scotia) / Canada:AA (Ontario) / Canada:G (Quebec) / Denmark:A / Finland:K-7 (2006) (DVD) / Finland:S (1983) / Germany:16 / Hungary:12 / Iceland:L / Netherlands:AL / Portugal:M/12 / Singapore:NC-16 / Spain:T / Sweden:7 / UK:15 / USA:TV-14 (TV-Rating) / USA:R (certificate number 27018) / West Germany:6

Related Links

Plot summary Plot synopsis User reviews
Plot keywords FAQ Ratings
External reviews Main details