Thanksgiving Family Reunion (2003)

TV Movie  |  PG-13  |   |  Comedy  |  23 November 2003 (USA)
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All Mitch Snider wants for his family is a traditional holiday feast with the relatives. The problem is that he doesn't have any. That is until he gets an invitation in the mail from his ... See full summary »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Woodrow Snider
Dr. Mitch Snider
Pauline Snider
Jill Snider
Allison Snider
Danny Snider
Twig Snider
Harley Snider
Antony Holland ...
Uncle Phil
Rheta Hutton ...
Janis (as Rheta With An 'H')
Jimmy Hodges
Fred Hodges
Sheriff Kirkland
David King ...
Head Surgeon


All Mitch Snider wants for his family is a traditional holiday feast with the relatives. The problem is that he doesn't have any. That is until he gets an invitation in the mail from his long-lost cousin Woodrow. What follows is a full-course meal of nonstop laughs when the neurotic suburbanites clash with the hippy hicks from hell in National Lampoon's most outrageous family misadventure yet. Written by Barneyk

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This Family Trip Is NO Vacation.



Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexual content, nudity and crude humor | See all certifications »





Release Date:

23 November 2003 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

National Lampoon's Holiday Reunion  »

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Pauline Snider: Not to worry, all our animals have died of natural causes. In fact Chester
[the turkey]
Pauline Snider: is on his last leg, if he doesn't give in soon, we'll only be having stuffing for dinner tomorrow, but there is hope, he has TB.
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total turkey
23 November 2003 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

This movie was as lame as they come. Right in step with all the other straight to video/TV National Lampoon ventures. I tuned in hoping for humor because I enjoyed the works of other members of the cast, specifically Bryan Cranston and Penelope-Ann Miller. I was hoping to see Judge Reinhold in something that might be up to par with his long ago comedies. I think I was also sucked in by the fact that this was from the writers of Vegas Vacation, which despite many others opinions is a National Lampoon movie I very much enjoyed. No such luck. There is none of the trademark N.L.'s wit to this movie. The jokes are dull, beyond low brow, and fall totally flat. This is one movie you won't be sorry you missed.

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