DVD 87 mins IMDB 5.7
PG (Parental Guidance)
Summer Rental
Paramount Pictures (1985)
In Collection
#449

Seen It:
Yes
Comedy
USA  /  English

Karen Austin Sandy Chester
John Candy Jack Chester
Richard Crenna Al Pellet
Rip Torn Scully
Kerri Green Jennifer Chester
Joseph Lawrence Bobby Chester
Aubrey Jene Laurie Chester
John Larroquette Don Moore
Richard Herd Angus MacLachlan
Santos Morales Cortez

Director Carl Reiner
Producer Bernie Brillstein; George Shapiro; Mark Reisman
Writer Mark Reisman; Jeremy Stevens

A family rents a summer house on the beach to spend their vacation. Jack Chester (John Candy) is told to take a vacation after he snaps at his job as an air traffic controller. When he arrives, he first uses the wrong house before he realizes the property he rented is a dump. Sandy Chester (Karen Austin) his wife tries to make the best of things. His older children, Jennifer (Keri Green) and Bobby (Joseph Lawrence) make friends while Jack gets in a feud with a local rich sailor named Al Pellet (Richard Crenna). Jack enters a boat race to beat Al but he needs a boat.

Edition Details
Barcode 097361384849
Region Region 1
Release Date 4/17/2001
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Anamorphic Widescreen (1.85:1)
Subtitles English; English (Closed Captioned)
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital Stereo [English]
Dolby Digital Stereo [French]
Dolby Digital Mono [English]
Dolby Digital Mono [French]
Layers Single Side, Single Layer
Nr of Disks/Tapes 1

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