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?
This was officially John Candy's first leading role not counting Going Beserk which was mostly a Canadian production. See more
After kicking out the guy watching the "Smurfs", the cigarettes on the bed change positions between shots while the dog is laying in bed next to them. See more
I love you Scully. That's not the booze talkin' either.
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