With record low temperatures all across the nation, you may want to cozy up with a good movie this winter! Get inspired or just have a laugh with the Top 5 Funniest Movies about RV travel!
- The Long, Long Trailer (1954)
Starring: Lucille Ball; Desi Arnaz
Two newlyweds decide to honeymoon in a brand new travel trailer to see the sites. Along the way, they encounter some silly situations and meet some amusing characters. This hilarious story highlights the struggles of being a newlywed and the RV lifestyle and was directed by Vincente Minnelli.
- RV (2006)
Starring: Robin Williams, Cheryl Hines, Kristin Chenoweth, Jeff Daniels
Pressured by work, a father, Bob (Robin Williams), tries to mask a work trip with an adventurous RV trip to the Rocky Mountains with his family. Bob rents an RV from a questionable dealer, kicking off a series of funny events that Bob must maneuver to keep his work trip a secret from his family.
- National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989)
Starring: Chevy Chase, Beverly D’Angelo, Randy Quaid
The Griswolds always have something big planned for Christmas, and this year is no different. But, they will have to navigate through some sticky situations along the way like nosy neighbors and unexpected family members who pull up in an RV.
- Meet the Fockers (2004)
Starring: Ben Stiller, Robert De Niro, Barbra Streisand, Blythe Danner
The follow up to the hilarious movie, Meet the Parents, when Greg (Ben Stiller) and Pam (Teri Polo) decide that it’s time that their parents meet each other. Pam’s father, Jack Byrnes, (Robert De Niro) insists that they road trip down to Miami, FL, in his new RV from Oyster Bay Long Island. Hilarious moments ensue as Greg tries to keep everyone happy, keep his wacky parents in check, and avoid breaking Jack’s “circle of trust.”
- Spaceballs (1987)
Starring: Bill Pullman, Rick Moranis, John Candy, Joan Rivers, Daphne Zuniga
Spaceballs, from comedy king, Mel Brooks, is the ultimate parody of a very famous outer space movie franchise. Captain Lone Starr (Bill Pullman) and Barfolomew (John Candy), patrol the galaxy in a Winnebago spaceship and do their best to save Princess Vespa (Daphne Zuniga) from the evil Dark Helmet (Rick Moranis).
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