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Home Alone

1990-11-16 | Comedy / Family

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Eight-year-old Kevin McCallister makes the most of the situation after his family unwittingly leaves him behind when they go on Christmas vacation. But when a pair of bungling burglars set their sights on Kevin's house, the plucky kid stands ready to defend his territory. By planting booby traps galore, adorably mischievous Kevin stands his ground as his frantic mother attempts to race home before Christmas Day.
Director: Chris Columbus
Stars: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci

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11 wins 17 nominations
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    Best Music, Original Score

  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Music, Original Song

  • Golden Globes, USA

    Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical


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Home Alone FAQ

The director of Home Alone is Chris Columbus.
The runtime of Home Alone is 103 minutes.
The full version of Home Alone is provided by Disney Plus , Amazon Video , YouTube , Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , Vudu , Microsoft Store , Redbox , DIRECTV , AMC on Demand
The genre of Home Alone is Comedy,Family.
The certification of Home Alone is PG.
The casts of Home Alone are Macaulay Culkin starring as Kevin McCallister, Joe Pesci starring as Harry, Daniel Stern starring as Marv, John Heard starring as Peter McCallister, Catherine O'Hara starring as Kate McCallister, Roberts Blossom starring as Marley.
The revenue of Home Alone was 476,684,675 USD.
Home Alone won 2020 Online Film & Television Association, 1991 American Comedy Awards, USA, 1991 BMI Film & TV Awards, 1991 British Comedy Awards, 1991 Casting Society of America, USA, 1991 Chicago Film Critics Association Awards, 1991 Golden Screen, Germany, 1991 Kids' Choice Awards, USA, 1991 Young Artist Awards.
The release date of Home Alone is November 16, 1990.
On October 18, 2021, the IMDB rating of Home Alone is 7.6/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 66/100, Metacritic rating is 63/100, TMDB rating is 7.0/10.
On October 18, 2021, there were 5241 public reaction to Home Alone including decorative imagery, modern classic, naughty boy, spending the afternoon, ingenuine directing.
The production budget of Home Alone was 18,000,000 USD.
The sequels of Home Alone are Home Alone, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, Home Alone 3, Home Alone 4.