Jack Chester, an overworked air traffic controller, takes his family on vacation to the beach. Things immediately start to go wrong for the Chesters, and steadily get worse. Jack ends up in a feud with a local yachtsman, and has to race him to regain his pride and family's respect. Written by
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Did You Know?
The Bob made famous from Big Chuck & Hoolihan makes two brief appearances in the film. See more
Near the end of the boat race, the Barnacle is supposedly last. Yet, when they pick up speed from the unexpected wind, you can clearly see a boat behind them with a rainbow-colored spinnaker. This may or may not have been the Incisor from "future" scenes in the film. See more
Don't serve those.
What are you doing?
These are my lobsters.
That's right you've got my table but you're not getting my lobsters.
Oh and this is your table?
[Slams his hands on the table
References The Love Boat
Written by Jimmy Buffett
, Mike Utley
& Will Jennings
Performed by Jimmy Buffett
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