Reviews and Problems with National Lampoons Christmas Vacation
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National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
28 January 2012
Excerpt: When the name “Griswold’s” comes up, everyone automatically thinks of Clark and Ellen (Chevy Chase and Beverly D’Angelo respectively)…then they think of their own family and how the two must be one and the same.
Conclusion: A timeless classic of holiday laughs and spirit, National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation is a Christmas staple, a wonderful little film that never seems to wear out its welcome. This latest Blu-ray release of Christmas Vacation might be an old gift in new wrapping, but it's still sure to bring...
Conclusion: National Lampoons Christmas Vacation has cemented its status as one of the funniest Christmas movies ever, and it has tremendous replay value. There is hardly a scene that won't bring a smile to your face, and it is well worth your holiday movie watching time.
Excerpt: Over the years, the National Lampoon's Vacation series has become something of a cultural landmark, although I can't fathom why. Chevy Chase's Clark Griswold is too out there to be an everyman, Beverly D'Angelo's Ellen Griswold is too hot to be a normal housewife, and the situations they get into...
Conclusion: 'National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation' is considered by many to be a modern holiday classic. I like a lot of the movie, but it can also be rather hit-or-miss. I'll always prefer the original 'Vacation,' but this one is still way better than the Griswold's European and Vegas adventures.