The Griswold family’s cross-country drive to the Walley World theme park proves to be much more arduous than they ever anticipated. –IMDb
Harold Allen Ramis (born November 21, 1944) is an American actor, director, and writer, specializing in comedy. His best-known film acting roles are as Egon Spengler in Ghostbusters (1984) and Russell Ziskey in Stripes (1981), both of which he also co-wrote. As a writer/director, his films include the comedies Caddyshack (1980), Groundhog Day (1993), and Analyze This (1999). Ramis was the original head writer of the television series SCTV (in which he also performed), and one of three screenwriters for the film National Lampoon’s Animal House (1978).
Ramis was born in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Ruth (née Cokee) and Nathan Ramis, shopkeepers who owned the store Ace Food & Liquor Mart on the city’s far North Side. He had a Jewish upbringing, although in his adult life he does not practice any organized religion. He graduated from Nicholas Senn High School in Chicago, and, in 1966, from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, where he was a member of the Alpha Xi chapter… read more
Pardon me! I wonder if you can tell me how to get back on the express way?- Fuck yo mama! Thank you very much.
Hilarious. And has aged a lot better than most of Harold Ramis' and Chevy Chase's films. Still really edgy and charming after so long. The film really ushered in the modern family comedy of "Married... With Children", "Simpsons", "Modern Family".