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Vacation (2015)

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Rusty Griswold takes his own family on a road trip to "Walley World" in order to spice things up with his wife and reconnect with his sons.
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Hoping to bring his family closer together and to recreate his childhood vacation for his own kids, an adult Rusty Griswold takes his wife and two sons on a cross-country road trip to Walley World. Needless to say, things don't go quite as planned.

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Adventure | Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for crude and sexual content and language throughout, and brief graphic nudity | See all certifications »

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29 July 2015 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Vacaciones  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$31,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$14,681,108 (USA) (31 July 2015)

Gross:

$58,879,132 (USA) (23 October 2015)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Anthony Michael Hall, Ethan Embry and Johnny Galecki were offered to reprise their role as Rusty Griswold, before Ed Helms was eventually cast. See more »

Goofs

After bursting back into the cockpit, Russ claims the co-pilot had taken the aircraft (later claimed to be an A318) to 60,000 ft. This is not possible as the maximum altitude for an aircraft of that type is approximately 40,000 ft. See more »

Quotes

James Griswold: I've never even heard of the original vacation.
Rusty Griswold: Doesn't matter. The new vacation will stand on its own.
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Crazy Credits

In both the opening and closing credits, vacation photos are showed that are partially obscured. Whatever is covering part of the photo is moved away, usually revealing a humorous twist. See more »

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Written by David Vanacore and Matt Koskenmaki (as Matthew Koskenmaki)
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Take a break
19 October 2015 | by See all my reviews

Most importantly: relax. Take it easy (as the song goes). But do not watch this, if you are easily offended. It really goes out there and language wise, it does not only cross the line, it catapults over it, with a vicious grin on its face. If you know you can't handle that, better save your money and time.

For those familiar with the original (it's been too long since I last saw it), there are a few throwbacks, most of which surely can be read here. They are nice and as "tasteful" as they can be expected to be in a movie, that really takes no prisoners. And I only watched the version that was shown in cinemas. I can only imagine where they probably will go in an extended version (that's surely happening, right? If not at least many deleted scenes and outtakes, with more "fun" - for those who liked it). Also many jokes throughout the credits, that will either delight you or annoy you more - depending on how you liked the movie


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