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Jack Chester, an overworked air traffic controller, takes his family on vacation to the beach. Things immediately start to go wrong for the Chesters, and steadily get worse. Jack ends up in a feud with a local yachtsman, and has to race him to regain his pride and family's respect.

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 1985-08-09

Runtime 87 minutes

Revenue $25m


TMDB 6.3


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shinebox_gallagher shared a tip "Classic John Candy. Funny 80s picture but only a few memorable moments."

joanne_garside shared a tip "Anything with John Candy you gotta are at least once!"

1985Inc shared a tip "One of Candy's most underrated films, IMO!"

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celeste_steinke shared a tip "John Candy at his best!"

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