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
John Candy is about to face the most devastating experience known to man... the family vacation.
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Did You Know?
During the race, Jack says the sailboat in front of them has 'stolen their wind'. Technically, that is a racing term for someone BEHIND you who has gotten between the wind and your sail, effectively blocking your wind. It's also a racing strategy. But it is impossible for someone to steal your wind from in front of you. See more
[everybody is walking by the window in the Chester's house
Excuse me! Why are you people going through here
[a fat man belches and points to a sign that says "Public Beach Access"
[to the crowds
Come on thru. I'm Joe Public, welcome to my beach.
References Top Secret!
Written by Kenny Loggins
& Dean Pitchford See more