The Griswalds win a vacation to Europe on a game show, and thus pack their bags for the continent. They do their best to catch the flavor of Europe, but they just don't know how to be be good tourists. Besides, they have trouble taking holidays in countries where they CAN speak the language... Written by
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For over two thousand years, Europe has survived many great disasters. Now for the real test. Chevy Chase & his family are coming from America!
Did You Know?
Throughout all four Vacation movies, Ellen refers to Clark by the nickname "Sparky". In the DVD commentary for this movie, Chevy Chase
mentions that the nickname was actually Beverly D'Angelo
's idea, and she even affectionately calls him by that nickname in real life to this very day. See more
When Clark gets out of the car because he had got into the passenger seat (thinking it was the driver's seat) Ellen also get out so that they can swap places. She leaves the door open but when Clark get around to the door it is closed. See more
[In their hotel room in England, Ellen opens a door, only to find a closet, and discovering there is no bathroom
Clark, there's no bathroom.
Of course there's a bathroom. Europeans go to the bathroom, don't they?
[Clark opens the door to his left to find another closet with a mattress inside
Maybe they don't.
Referenced in The Nanny: A Decent Proposal
"A Town Called Malice"
Written by Paul Weller
Performed by The Jam
Courtesy of Polygram Records Inc. See more