Bob Munro and his dysfunctional family rent an RV for a road trip to the Colorado Rockies, where they ultimately have to contend with a bizarre community of campers.

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The executive Bob Munro is stressed, feeling threatened of losing his job and his lifestyle, since his abusive boss Todd Mallory hired the Stanford's geek Laird to work in their soda's company. Bob has promised his wife Jamie Munro, his teenage daughter Cassie Munro and his young son Carl Munro to spend vacations in Hawaii, but Todd demands him to prepare a presentation and attend a business meeting with the owners of a family company in a merging operation scheduled in the same period. Bob hides the truth to his family, rents a recreational vehicle and tries to convince his dysfunctional family that a road trip to the Colorado Rocky Mountains would be good to bring old values back to their family. After many incidents and while in the trailers parking area, the rookie Bob is helped by the bizarre but friendly Gornicke family. They escape from the Gornickes and initiate a journey of difficulties and leaning, retrieving their forgotten family bonds. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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8 Wheels. 1 Family. No Brakes. (Australia Theatrical) See more »


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Rated PG for crude humor, innuendo and language | See all certifications »

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28 April 2006 (USA)  »

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$65,000,000 (estimated)

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$16,414,767 (USA) (28 April 2006)

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$71,402,035 (USA) (18 August 2006)
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Trivia

The letters OPE and POE from Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964) can be seen on the wall of the RV park washroom. This is actually a tribute within a tribute as in the film Raising Arizona (1987), the same initials OPE and POE are displayed in a restroom as well. See more »

Goofs

When Bob is in the bathroom with the laptop talking to the kid, the lid on his laptop is up, then down, then up again, and his hands have changed position. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Cassie Munro: Dad, the RV's rolling away.
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Crazy Credits

The Gornickes and the Munroes sing (and rap) "Route 66". See more »

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References Star Trek (1966) See more »

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Your Mama Don't Dance
Written by Kenny Loggins and Jim Messina (as James Messina)
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Better than Its Reputation
30 April 2006 | by (Mountain View, Ca) – See all my reviews

I take my younger daughter to the movies every Friday night, along with another dad and his girl. The movies are chosen to be kid friendly. and so 'RV'was selected. This particular evening the other dad's girl friend was with us.

The adults were resigned to a glum two hours of tedium, but - surprise! Surprise!! - it turned out to be kinda fun. No one will confuse it with Citizen Kane, but it was lively, funny, and not at all boring. It is obviously a pay check movie for everyone involved - but they are all solid professionals and deliver the goods. I was particularly interested that Kristin Chenoweth, the Broadway star, was in the cast.

Sp we had a good time with this movie, which is really all you ever ask on Friday night. The entire case does an ensemble version of 'Route 66' over the closing credits, which is worth staying for.


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