Dutch (Ed O'Neill) offers to drive his girlfriend's son from his private school in Atlanta to his mother's home in Chicago for Thanksgiving. The boy is not interested as he blames his mom for the divorce and wants nothing to do with Dutch, especially given the man's lowly, working-class roots. This pairing makes for a journey filled with bickering, mishaps and, eventually, bonding. RELATED: 13 Easy DIY Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids
Atlanta International School formerly North Fulton High School in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Established in 1984. Grades 3K-12. In December 2011, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution described it as "one of the city's premier private schools".
Fernbank Science Center, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is an instructional unit of the DeKalb County School System and is separate from the Fernbank Museum of Natural History, which is operated as a private not-for-profit organization by Fernbank, Inc. The two institutions have worked closely together on a variety of projects.