Merry Christmas, everyone! Here’s a little Christmas bonus for all of you that isn’t about kidnapping Brian Doyle-Murray from his house, tying him in a giant red ribbon, and bringing him home to put under the tree, instead loads Team Empire this Christmas Eve for you to immerse yourself in the chrimbo comedy classic that is the National Lampoon Christmas Vacation (or National Lampoon Winter Vacation, as they are known these days)

As well as a lengthy interview in which Chris Hewitt talks to the film’s director, Jeremiah S, Chechik, about his memories of the Chevy Chase giggles, Chris is accompanied by Helen O’Hara and Nick de Semlyen to find out about to entertain the movie Warning: May contain stories of predatory squirrels

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