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National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation


1 Dec 1989

1 hr 37 min


Yule crack up.
It's Christmas time and the Griswolds are preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids. Clark's continual bad luck is worsened by his obnoxious family guests, but he manages to keep going knowing that his Christmas bonus is due soon.


Status: Released
Country: USA
Language: English
Budget: $27M


John Hughes (Producer)
Tom Jacobson (Producer)




Chevy Chase (as Clark Griswold)
Beverly D'Angelo (as Ellen Smith Griswold)
Randy Quaid (as Cousin Eddie)
Juliette Lewis (as Audry Griswold)
Johnny Galecki (as Russel 'Rusty' Griswold)
John Randolph (as Clark Wilhelm Griswold Sr.)
Diane Ladd (as Nora Griswold)
E.G. Marshall (as Art Smith)
Doris Roberts (as Frances Smith)
Cody Burger (as Cousin Rocky)
Ellen Hamilton Latzen (as Cousin Ruby Sue)
William Hickey (as Uncle Lewis)
Mae Questel (as Aunt Bethany)
Miriam Flynn (as Cousin Catherine)
Sam McMurray (as Bill)
Nicholas Guest (as Todd Chester)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (as Margo Chester)
Brian Doyle-Murray (as Mr. Frank Shirley)
Natalija Nogulich (as Mrs. Helen Shirley)
Nicolette Scorsese (as Mary)
Devin Bailey (as Young Clark Griswold Jr.)
Jeremy Roberts (as Cop)
Alexander Folk (as Cop)
Keith MacKechnie (as Delivery Boy)



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