It’s vacation time for an outdoorsy Chicago man and his family. But a serene weekend of fishing at a Wisconsin lakeside cabin gets crashed by his brother-in-law’s family. As the vacation wears on, patience wears thin.
This 1988 comedy was written and produced by John Hughes and stars Dan Aykroyd, John Candy, Stephanie Faracy and Annette Bening, in her film debut.
The Great Outdoors is playing as part of our Feel Good Flicks! series.