Displaying items by tag: Randy Quaid

Christmas Vacation is a perfect blend of festive nostalgia and domestic anarchy.” — Thomas A. Christie, author of A Righteously Awesome Eighties Christmas

The Digital Bits and History, Legacy & Showmanship are pleased to present this retrospective commemorating the 30th anniversary of the release of National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, the third entry in the popular Vacation series starring Chevy Chase (Saturday Night Live, Caddyshack, Fletch) as Clark Griswold.

Also starring Beverly D’Angelo (American History X) as Ellen Griswold, Juliette Lewis (Natural Born Killers) as Audrey Griswold, Johnny Galecki (The Big Bang Theory) as Rusty Griswold, and Randy Quaid (The Last Detail) as Cousin Eddie, Christmas Vacation opened in theaters across North America 30 years ago this December.

For the occasion The Bits features a Q&A with pop culture historian and Christmas-movie authority Thomas A. Christie, who discuss the film’s virtues and enduring appeal. [Read more here...]

Bits Latest Tweets

The Digital Bits
Here's some extra Sunday reading for you: Jahnke's Electric Theatre's #Disney Plus-Or-Minus look at Make Mine Music. Check it out! jahnkeselectrictheatre.com/disney-plus-or…
The Digital Bits
Heads-Up: @VinegarSyndrome is having their annual Halfway to Black Friday #sale, with several new and #exclusive titles, plus 50% off most older titles. The #sale is on until Monday at Midnight (EST), so stock up! #BD #Bluray #DVD #horror #scifi #cult vinegarsyndrome.com
The Digital Bits
Bits #BD Review – @timsalmons revisits the Amicus #horror #anthology From Beyond the Grave starring Peter Cushing, David Warner, and Donald Pleasence—now on #Bluray from @WarnerArchive. @BillHuntBits thedigitalbits.com/item/from-beyo…