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Home Alone is a american film of genre Comedy directed by Chris Columbus released in USA on 16 november 1990 with Macaulay Culkin

Home Alone (1990)

Home Alone
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Released in USA 16 november 1990
Length 1h37
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Comedy
Rating76% 3.847783.847783.847783.847783.84778

Home Alone is a 1990 American Christmas family comedy film written and produced by John Hughes and directed by Chris Columbus. The film stars Macaulay Culkin as Kevin McCallister, a boy who is mistakenly left behind when his family flies to Paris for their Christmas vacation. Kevin initially relishes being home alone, but soon has to contend with two would-be burglars played by Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern. The film also features Catherine O'Hara and John Heard as Kevin's parents.

Since its release Home Alone has become the highest-grossing live action comedy film of all time in the US and was as well worldwide until 2011's The Hangover: Part II. Home Alone has spawned a successful film franchise with four sequels including the 1992 film Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, the only Home Alone sequel to have the original cast reprising their roles. The film received mixed to positive reviews from critics.

Synopsis

The night before their flight to Paris for a Christmas holiday, the McCallister family gather at the Winnetka, Illinois home of Peter (John Heard) and Kate (Catherine O'Hara) McCallister. Their 8-year-old son, Kevin (Macaulay Culkin), is ridiculed by his siblings and cousins. After a fight with his older brother, Buzz (Devin Ratray), Kevin is sent to the third floor of the house, where he wishes that his family would disappear. During the night, a power outage resets the alarm clocks and causes the family to oversleep. In the confusion and rush to reach their flight on time, Kevin is left behind and the family is unaware until they are already airborne. Once in Paris, Peter and Kate try to book a flight home, but all the flights are booked for the next two days. The clerks put Kate on standby for any possible seat opening. The rest of the family goes to Peter's brother's home in Paris, and Kevin's siblings and cousins are crushed by empathy for their abuse toward Kevin.

Actors

Macaulay Culkin

(Kevin McCallister)
Joe Pesci

(Harry Lyme)
Daniel Stern

(Marv Murchins)
John Heard

(Peter McCallister)
Catherine O'Hara

(Kate McCallister)
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