PG-13 | | Comedy
The Griswold family's plans for a big family Christmas predictably turn into a big disaster.
In the scene when Clark got locked in the attic and the rest of the family left to go shopping, Ellen's father mentioned that the family has another car. However, that second car is never seen at any point in the film. In the first film, the ... ...
No, Eddie. It was my fault. I lost my temper when I got my bonus and I guess I said a few thing I shouldn't have.
Mr. Frank Shirley: Bonus? How did you get a bonus? I cut out bonuses this year.
Clark: Yeah. Thanks for telling us. I was expecting a check. Instead I got ...
Rusty Griswold: ...
When we see the grandparent's in Rusty's bunk beds, the top bunk is a good four feet or more from the ceiling. But when Clark falls through the attic floor and lands on his feet on the top bunk, the ceiling level is only at his knees.
The opening credits feature a cartoon of Santa delivering the Griswold family's Christmas presents while also getting electrocuted, hit by bricks, falling into the snow and being chased by a rolling snowman head
The UK PG Blu Ray version has the uncut Danny Kaye line.
$11,700,000 (USA) (3 December 1989)
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