National Lampoon's Vacation Movie Review Summary

Actors: Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo

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This movie is the first in a series of National Lampoon vacation movies. The series focuses on the Griswold family, a clan from Chicago who always seems to o on the most bizarre vacations ever. In this film, the Griswolds set out for a fictional amusement park in California. There are many neat tricks performed here, such as when Clark falls asleep at the wheel and the car drives itself. A perfect movie for any road trip!
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Road trip    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   business executive Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Texas    -   Midwest    -   California    -   Southwest City?    -   Yes City:    -   Los Angeles    -   Chicago Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   hostile, like Gomer Pyle on steroids    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee Misc setting    -   resort/hotel

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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