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The Great Outdoors (1988)

PG
91 min | Comedy

A Chicago man's hope for a peaceful family vacation in the woods is shattered when the annoying in-laws drop in.
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Arne Schmidt (as Arne L. Schmidt)
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$ 24,000,000
Gross (USA)
$ 41,455,230
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Release date
Jun 17, 1988 (United States)

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Dan Aykroyd
Roman Craig Roman Craig   See fewer
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John Candy
Chet Ripley Chet Ripley   See fewer
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Stephanie Faracy
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Annette Bening
Kate Craig Kate Craig   See fewer
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Chris Young
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Ian Michael Giatti
Ben Ripley (as Ian Giatti) Ben Ripley (as Ian Giatti)   See fewer
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Hilary Gordon
Cara Craig Cara Craig   See fewer
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Rebecca Gordon
Mara Craig Mara Craig   See fewer
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Zoaunne LeRoy
Juanita Juanita   See fewer
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Lucy Deakins
Cammie Cammie   See fewer
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Nancy Lenehan
Waitress Waitress   See fewer
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John Bloom
Jimbo Jimbo   See fewer
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Cliff Bemis
Boat Yard Owner Boat Yard Owner   See fewer
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Paul Hansen
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Debra Lee Ortega
Dancing Biker Girl Dancing Biker Girl   See fewer
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Sierra Somerville
Girl in Arcade Girl in Arcade   See fewer
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Christine Spiotta
Woman in Crowd Woman in Crowd   See fewer
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Chris Bass
Lodge Patron Lodge Patron   See fewer
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Shirley Harris
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Christopher Kinsman
Irate Customer Irate Customer   See fewer
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Andy Prosky
Grill Chef Grill Chef   See fewer
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Brian Healy
Man in Crowd Man in Crowd   See fewer
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Raleigh Bond
Grandpa (uncredited) Grandpa (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jerry Maren
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Mark Sawtelle
Picnic Dad (uncredited) Picnic Dad (uncredited)   See fewer
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Barry Thompson
Kitchen Help (uncredited) Kitchen Help (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.6 / 10 | 33,326 votes