National Lampoon's Animal HouseNational Lampoon's Animal House
(also called Animal House
) is a 1978
comedy film in which a misfit group of fraternity
boys takes on the system at their college. It stars John Belushi
, Tim Matheson, Karen Allen, John Vernon, Thomas Hulce, Cesare Danova, Peter Riegert, Mary Louise Weller, Stephen Furst
, James Daughton, Bruce McGill, Mark Metcalf, James Widdoes, Martha Smith, Kevin Bacon
and Donald Sutherland
The movie was adapted by Douglas Kenney, Christopher Miller and Harold Ramis from stories that had originally been written by Miller and published in National Lampoon magazine. It was directed by John Landis. In 2001 the United States Library of Congress deemed the film "culturally significant" and selected it for preservation in the National Film Registry.
This movie was filmed at the University of Oregon and features numerous buildings from that campus and the surrounding area.
- They can't do that to our pledges. Only we can do that to our pledges.
- Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life, son.
- (Bluto)Over? Did you say "over"? Nothing is over until we decide it is! Was it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor?
- Toga! Toga! Toga! Toga!
- Christ. Seven years of college down the drain. Might as well join the fucking Peace Corps.
- (Wormer)I hate those guys.