By Jeff Westover
John Hughes was on quite a roll in the late 1980s. From Ferris Buehler's Day Off to The Breakfast Club, Hughes took his magic pen to the National Lampoon franchise about a year before he launched Home Alone into holiday movie lore.
As with all of the Vacation movies, there is not much here to take seriously. And if you take it in that light, Christmas Vacation is a great break if you need a laugh as a relief from holiday stress.
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