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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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Jonathan Goldstein (as Jonathan M. Goldstein), John Francis Daley | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ed Helms ... Rusty Griswold
Christina Applegate ... Debbie Griswold
Skyler Gisondo ... James Griswold
Steele Stebbins ... Kevin Griswold
Chris Hemsworth ... Stone Crandall
Leslie Mann ... Audrey Crandall
Chevy Chase ... Clark Griswold
Beverly D'Angelo ... Ellen Griswold
Charlie Day ... Chad
Catherine Missal ... Adena
Ron Livingston ... Ethan
Norman Reedus ... Trucker
Keegan-Michael Key ... Jack Peterson
Regina Hall ... Nancy Peterson
Emyri Crutchfield ... Sheila Peterson (as E'myri Crutchfield)
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Storyline

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.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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What could go wrong?

Genres:

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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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 July 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Vacation See more »

Filming Locations:

Atlanta, Georgia, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$31,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$14,681,108, 2 August 2015

Gross USA:

$58,884,188

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$104,884,188
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

When Ed Helms is looking through old family photos, images of all the other films are shown, including the old "Rustys". See more »

Goofs

In the cockpit, Rusty and his co-pilot are shown holding the yoke of what we learn later is an Airbus 318. Airbuses use fly-by-wire flight controls and don't have yokes. See more »

Quotes

Stone Crandall: You can make hot water come out of the cold faucet.
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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 »

Connections

Follows Hotel Hell Vacation (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Let's Go
Written by Aino Jawo, Alexander Reuterskiold, Caroline Hjelt, Marcus Sepehrmanesh (as Markus Sepehrmanesh), Oscar Holter and Tiësto (as Tijs Verwest)
Performed by Tiësto featuring Icona Pop
Courtesy of Universal Music B.V. / Republic Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
Icona Pop appears courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp. / Big Beat Records, Inc.
By arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing
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User Reviews

 
A great vacation
3 August 2018 | by adiedewsSee all my reviews

Brilliant, funny and eventful. Some real laugh out loud moments even if you can see what's coming.

The cast also work great together in particular the Rusty's kids.

Great watch and better than the original in my opinion.


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