National Lampoons Christmas Vacation

  • 1989

76 %
64 % Fresh
$ 49 Million

National Lampoons Christmas Vacation is a 1989 English-language Comedy film written by John Hughes and directed by Jeremiah S. Chechik and produced by John Hughes and Tom Jacobson under the banner of Hughes Entertainment. The Griswold family's plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster. National lampoons christmas vacation features Chevy Chase in the lead role along with an ensemble cast including Beverly D'angelo, Randy Quaid, Juliette Lewis, Johnny Galecki, John Randolph and Diane Ladd. The music was composed by Angelo Badalamenti. Cinematography was done by Thomas E. Ackerman and editing by Jerry Greenberg and Michael A. Stevenson. The movie has a running time of 97 minutes. It was released on 1st December 1989. The Film was successful at box office. National Lampoons Christmas Vacation was made on a budget of $25 million and it was a super hit at box office gross of $72 million. Distribution rights for the motion picture were acquired by Warner Bros.

Release Date 30 NOV 1989
Run Time 1 HOUR 37 MINUTES
Budget $ 25 MILLION




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