This time they're trying to have a picture book, old-fashioned Christmastime--even though all the in-laws are dropping by, including Clark's Chevy Chase redneck cousin, Eddie Randy Quaid. Other guest arrive as well. There are 25,000 lights on the roof. This film genuinely loves Clark and his all-too-familiar family; and even though each heartwrenching moment is likely to be followed by an exquisite gag that will have you crying and choking at the same time, I challenge you not to love yourself and everyone around you even your relatives just a little bit more after watching this classic. Foreign orders for those items will be refunded.
This web site is not affiliated with the Blu-ray Disc Association. I don't find it non-stop hilarious: some of the set-ups and payoffs are funnier than others. Widescreen Enhanced ; Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital Surround stereo, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, French, Spanish; audio commentary; theatrical trailer. There are enough scenes that will warm your Christmas heart, enjoy them quick because they are short lived. In-store pickup is for the Minneapolis location unless you request otherwise in the comments section.
Still, for the price, and being one of the funniest Christmas films of recent, this new edition is completely serviceable. I want you to be happy with your purchase. If the item has been left unpaid for 72 hours after the auction or buy-it-now selection, then it will be considered delinquent. There is, however, a third element that pushes this movie over the top and into the realm of true, timeless greatness; and that is the sheer love it has for the often burdensome cross of family. This is my family's Christmas movie, we watch it a dozen times a year at minimum. We reserve the right to limit quantities on special items. I saw this first on a date in high school in the theater so maybe that is why it why I have such fondness for this film.
Noting new for the Special Features. He's not perfect—he spends money he doesn't have, which should resonate with about 90% of the American movie audience—but he really wants to do right by his family in his own nostalgia-driven, nutty way. I really can't imagine there are too many people out there who have not seen this one yet, it is worth watching at least once. Clark Griswold is middle-class America's answer to Inspector Clouseau, but his heart is in the right place. Clark Griswold Chevy Chase is the focal point of the hilarity, caught as he is in a futile struggle to live up to his own impossible expectations about himself and his role as his extended family's new patriarch and benevolent provider. And what holiday celebration would be complete without the boorish Cousin Eddie Randy Quaid? And a John Hughes script full of wit, heart and sheer goofiness. 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.
An exploding turkey on the dining room table. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program An item that is used but still in very good condition. Did I buy the right disc? 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. This Blu-ray disc is in very good condition with minimal scratches. Director: Writer: Starring: , , , , , Producers: , , » You will get a notification at the top of the site as soon as the current price equals or falls below your price. If you're a seller, Fulfillment by Amazon can help you grow your business. The apps are synchronized with your account at Blu-ray.
This film is a classic and a family tradition to watch for many people. I watch this movie each year and sometimes outside the holiday season. While I was initially reluctant to purchase an older Blu-ray, it was cheap, and I wanted to revisit this hilarious yuletide classic, so I figured, no huge loss to me. Minimal wear on the exterior of item. I got into a rather animated argument with some colleagues at work about whether this was the best Christmas movie of all times.
As far as the disc goes, the picture quality is fine for a late 80s film, it's a little dark and hazy at times, but exhibits some nice color during interior scenes and the Christmas light display. The video game instructions and box are included. Then the item will be shipped the next business day. We spent a good deal comparing several. 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.
The movie is a keeper and, for many, a tradition. I challenge you to watch this and not tear up at some point. The jewel case is also in very good condition. You can also get an instant mobile notification with our iPhone- or Android app. Quite simply, this movie is the most side-splittingly funny film ever made about the American tradition of all getting together in one house for Christmas and driving each other nuts. Condition: Very Good, Condition: This item is sold as-is. Upon further research, I realized I had in fact purchased the 25th Anniversary Edition, but in standard edition packaging.