National Lampoon's European Vacation

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $49,400,000Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics
38% - Rotten
Audience
51% - Spilled

Movie Details

Theatrical Release: July 26th, 1985 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
Video Release: July 28th, 1998 by Warner Home Video
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Franchise: National Lampoon's Vacation, National Lampoon
Keywords: Road Trip, Family Vacations
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Cast

Robbie Coltrane    Man in the Bathroom
Chevy Chase    Clark Wilhelm Griswold, Jr.
Beverly D'Angelo    Ellen Griswold
Eric Idle    Bike Rider
Dana Hill    Audrey Griswold
Jason Lively    Russell 'Rusty' Griswold
John Astin    Kent Winkdale
Mel Smith    Hotel Manager

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Amy Heckerling

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/07/26 1 $12,329,627   1,546 $7,975   $12,329,627 3
1985/08/02 2 $7,365,477 -40% 1,546 $4,764   $27,368,115 10
1985/08/09 4 $4,308,386 -42% 1,547 $2,785   $35,719,129 17
1985/08/16 7 $2,731,969 -37% 1,350 $2,024   $40,721,691 24
1985/08/23 8 $1,737,909 -36% 1,082 $1,606   $43,911,105 31
1985/08/30 11 $1,778,527 +2% 994 $1,789   $46,485,198 38
1985/09/06 13 $947,345 -47% 855 $1,108   $47,727,631 45
1985/09/13 14 $648,166 -32% 747 $868   $48,645,843 52
1985/09/20 15 $511,067 -21% 599 $853   $49,364,621 59

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