Summer Rental

This forced comedy feels too long, although John Candy's unique manner sometimes overcomes Carl Reiner's flat direction. The cliched story line and the general feeling that everyone was working in a hurry for money is what sinks this film. Jack Chester (Candy) is an air traffic controller who is under such stress that he shouts instructions to a fly that's...read more

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Summer Rental
This routine comedy is about a series of misadventures during a family vacation at the beach and stars John Candy (who died of a heart attack while fi (more…)
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01:14 — An overworked air-traffic controller and his family head south to vacation but end up in funny hot water. Candy makes it worthwhile!

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A harried suburbanite gets into a number of misadventures during a family vacation that culminates in a boat race.

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A harried suburbanite gets into a number of misadventures during a family vacation that culminates in a boat race.

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  • Released: 1985
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: This forced comedy feels too long, although John Candy's unique manner sometimes overcomes Carl Reiner's flat direction. The cliched story line and the general feeling that everyone was working in a hurry for money is what sinks this film. Jack Chester (Ca… (more)

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