ENTER CITY, STATE OR ZIP CODE GO The film also featured the contemporary pop song "Modigliani (Lost in Your Eyes)" by Book of Love, using both the original single and the Requiem Mass Remix. Mar 23, 2017 - Explore Colin Beard's board "Planes,Trains and Automobiles (1987)", followed by 534 people on Pinterest. The most notable of her first acting jobs was in Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987) opposite comic superstar Steve Martin. [42][43] The US DVD was part of the Warner Bros. set 5 Film Collection: 80's Comedy, issued on September 30, 2014 and also including Ferris Bueller's Day Off, The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! View production, box office, & company info. "[13] The film is featured in Roger Ebert's "Great Movies" collection. (1980), and Police Academy (1984); the collection also included digital files of the films. Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987) First things first: You’ll have to fork over at least $2.99 to rent this John Hughes classic—and it’s worth every damn penny. Buy Movies. 0:24. 69K. The best scene to see them working is when Martin is laying into Del in the hotel room – the expressions on their faces (Candy esp) during this makes it hard not to feel anything. Get a sneak peek of the new version of this page. 7. [29] The same day, Wal-mart issued an exclusive version of the edition that included a digital copy of the film. Others gradually thrust their greatness upon us. [6] The soundtrack album was released in 1987 as a physical vinyl and compact disc, but has since gone out of print. His flight has been cancelled due to bad weather, so he decides on other means of transport. With Steve Martin, John Candy, Laila Robins, Michael McKean. Vudu, Prime Video, Google Play, YouTube and iTunes all offer Planes, Trains and Automobiles to rent for $3.99 — which just happens to be the cost of a 1987 movie ticket. Another popular song used in the movie is "Mess Around" written by Ahmet Ertegun and performed by Ray Charles. Sign In Sign Up. While driving, they find themselves arguing again. The whole movie is about Neal getting home so he can enjoy the day with his family. [38] On October 10, 2017, a "30th Anniversary Edition" Blu-ray of Planes, Trains and Automobiles was issued and came with DVD and Digital HD versions. Planes, Trains and Automobiles subtitles. Neal, realizing that he must spend the night in Wichita, agrees to accompany Del to a cheap, dirty motel. The film marked a widely noticed change in the repertoire of John Hughes. When "Planes, Trains and Automobiles" was released in 1987, I enjoyed it immensely, gave it a favorable review and moved on. Was this review helpful to you? Usually his stuff can be sickly sweet but here he mixes it well with the comedy. [citation needed], The movie opened in American theatres on November 25, 1987 (a Wednesday) and finished third for the weekend, grossing $7,009,482. From $41.99. [34][35][36][37] An exception is the German Blu-ray, which includes only German and English audio and subtitles. Planes, Trains and Automobiles is the most beloved Thanksgiving movie of all time. Among other tracks is a cover version of "Back in Baby's Arms." Written by You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. Worse yet, he is forced to bunk up with talkative Del Griffith (John Candy), whom he finds extremely annoying. Planes, Trains and Automobiles R • Comedy • Holiday • Movie • 1987 An ad exec (Steve Martin) and a shower-curtain-ring salesman (John Candy) become co-travelers on the way to Thanksgiving in Chicago. Travel guide to film locations for Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987), in New York, Illinois and Missouri. [22] The same 5.1 English audio track was later included on 576i DVDs issued in European territories the following year. What he really wanted was to spend Thanksgiving with his family. "[15] While some reviewers were critical of the sentimentality and silliness seen in the movie, which affected the ability to convey emotional range,[12] most applauded the humor itself.