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Interview: Former Child Star Peter Billingsley Takes a COUPLES RETREAT

September 29, 2009

The comedy Couples Retreat follows four Midwestern couples as they embark on the trip of a lifetime to a luxury island paradise. While one of the couples is there to work on their marriage, the other three set out to have some fun in the sun. However, they soon discover that participation in the resort's unconventional couples therapy is anything but optional.

Marking the directorial debut of longtime producer Peter Billingsley, best known as Ralphie Parker in A Christmas Story, the film was a collaboration between him, Vince Vaughn and Jon Favreau. During the film's press day, the child-actor-turned-filmmaker talked about why he chose this film to direct. Read More