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Joel McHale to play Chevy Chase in National Lampoon origin film

Just last year a documentary about National Lampoon, DRUNK STONED BRILLIANT DEAD: THE STORY OF THE NATIONAL LAMPOON, delved into how the magazine and its cinematic output helped to shape the course of American humour. Now, the tragic story of National Lampoon's co-founder Douglas Kenney is set for the biopic treatment. David Wain (WET HOT AMERICAN SUMMER) will direct the film...
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04.05.2016
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Check out episode 8 of Pacino & Walken: Roomies - "The Chevy Chase Show"

With the Oscars fast approaching, the race for "Best Actor" is tight between Robert De Niro and Al Pacino . The latter decides to take his efforts to win the award to the public and makes an appearance on the resuscitated " Chevy Chase " talk show. Needless to say, the interview goes awry and it isn't long before Al downshifts back into his anger and anti-social behavior. New...
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03.28.2016
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Exclusive Cool Video: Top 10 Christmas Vacation Moments

It's that time of the season! Time to revisit your old Christmas classics and one of the best of the bunch is 1989's National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation starring Chevy Chase and Beverly D'Angelo as the famed Griswold family, doing everything they can to make a special, old-fashioned family Christmas in the face of one disaster after another. There are tons of great...
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12.02.2015
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Awesome Art We've Found Around The Net: Addams Family, They Live, Vacation

Some cliche somewhere said that 'a picture is worth a thousand words.' This has proven to be the case for me and especially when it comes to fan art. I have always sought out great fan art and have wanted to share it with as many people as possible. "Awesome Artwork We've Found Around The Net" is the outlet for that passion. In this column I will showcase the kick-ass...
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08.15.2015
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National Lampoon wants to reboot their brand; defends new Vacation

Critics are not being kind to the new VACATION film, our own Chris Bumbray among them. In fact, it has been over a decade since the last film bearing the name National Lampoon even registered with fans. Still, VACATION will make a decent amount at the box office and could revitalize the name that used to be synonymous with edgy humor and comedy films. In fact, National Lampoon's...
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07.31.2015
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Top 10 National Lampoon Movie Moments

The new take of National Lampoon's classic VACATION is now playing in theaters. Despite not carrying the name of the iconic comedy magazine, the film aims to carry the tradition of humor to a new generation. Looking back at the history of National Lampoon films, we have compiled our list of the top ten moments from all of their movies. See if your favorite made the cut and, if not, feel free to...
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07.31.2015
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Exclusive Cool Video: Top 10 Memorable Movie Vacation Spots

Many of you are lamenting the remake of NATIONAL LAMPOON'S VACATION on grounds that classics should never be updated. While the Ed Helms version does appear to be a sequel rather than a remake, that doesn't change the fact that the original Chevy Chase movie is one of the best comedies of all time. Plus, it also represents one of the most memorable film vacations ever. I...
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07.31.2015
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Review: Vacation

  PLOT: Rusty Griswold ( Ed Helms ) follows in the footsteps of his father Clark ( Chevy Chase ) by taking his wife Debbie ( Christina Applegate ) and sons James (Skyler Gisondo) and Kevin (Steele Stebbins) on a disastrous cross-country trip to Wally World. REVIEW: As is par for the course in our reboot-heavy pop culture, everything old is new again and that now extends to...
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07.29.2015
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Face-Off: National Lampoon's Vacation vs. The Great Outdoors

Since Hollywood isn't bothering to give movies unique titles anymore, the upcoming sequel/reboot to 1983's VACATION is called, you guessed it, VACATION . While it'll be interesting to see how the new generation of Griswolds fares, I doubt there will ever be anything quite like a John Hughes -scripted family outing. In honor of the late filmmaker, this week's Face-Off sees how two of the...
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07.27.2015
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Interviews: Vacation Directors & Stars Skyler Gisondo & Steele Stebbins!

It's always great to step into a film and have it surprise you in a good way. That was exactly my experience with VACATION from writing/directing team John Francis Daley and Jonathan M. Goldstein - this is their feature film debut as directors. This is a fun flick that plays out more as a sequel as opposed to a remake, and we as the audience are all the better for it. Recently...
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07.27.2015
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Exclusive 1:1 Interview: Vacation Stars Christina Applegate and Ed Helms!

Honestly I did not expect to enjoy the new VACATION movie starring Ed Helms and Christina Applegate . Yet once I sat down and "Holiday Road" by Lindsey Buckingham began playing, this latest feature had me. Not only is it funny, but so far it is the funniest movie of the year when it comes to laugh-out-loud humor. With a winning cast and an absolutely hilarious Chris...
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07.27.2015
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Vacation's family car has more gadgets than James Bond plus red-band trailer

Following in his father's footsteps and hoping for some much-needed family bonding, a grown-up Rusty Griswold ( Ed Helms ) surprises his wife ( Christina Applegate ) and their two sons with a cross-country trip back to America's "favorite family fun park," Walley World. No family trip would be complete without the family car and for this VACATION, Rusty will be...
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07.24.2015
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