Updated: Wed, 29 May 2013 09:15:00 GMT | By Daniel Bettridge
What movies have taught us about the road trip

Plan ahead – National Lampoons Vacation

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Many people will tell you that a good road trip is more about the journey than the destination.

But they’ve probably never shared a car with the Griswold family as they embark on an epic adventure to Walley World only to find the theme park closed for repairs when they finally arrive. It’s enough to drive anyone to madness, especially poor old Chevy Chase who proceeds to demand entry at gunpoint and punch a cartoon moose in the face. Not even Christie Brinkley as 'the girl in the Ferrari' could cheer him up...