Released Date
July 29, 1983
Distributor
Warner Bros.
Genre
Comedy
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$61,399,552 + $0 = $61,399,552
1950-1994

John Candy

as Russ Lasky

78

Chevy Chase

as Clark W. Griswold

75

Eugene Levy

as Ed the car salesman

53

Anthony Michael Hall

as Russell

67

Christie Brinkley

as the Girl in Red Ferrari

53

Jane Krakowski

as Cousin Vicki

70

Beverly D'Angelo

as Ellen Griswold

71

Randy Quaid

as Cousin Eddie

76

Brian Doyle-Murray

as Kamp Komfort clerk

1908-2001

Imogene Coca

as Aunt Edna

1915-2002

Eddie Bracken

as Roy Walley

55

Dana Barron

as Audrey Griswold

70

Miriam Flynn

as Ellen's cousin Catherine

74

James Keach

as Motorcycle cop

79

Frank McRae

as Grover

About National Lampoon's Vacation

The Griswold family's cross-country drive to the Walley World theme park proves to be much more arduous than they ever anticipated.

About

Road comedy directed by Harold Ramis and written by John Hughes featuring the Griswold family on their drive to the Walley World theme park.

Trivia

Sequels emerged over the next three decades titled European Vacation (1985), Christmas Vacation (1989), Vegas Vacation (1997). A reboot called Vacation was released in 2015.