Home Alone


(out of 5)

The blockbuster that kept whole families in movie theatres for an entire holiday season.  became one of the biggest child stars in history when this film took the box office by storm, playing a young member of a large New England family who are all planning on spending their Christmas holidays in Paris. When a mix-up has Culkin get left behind alone in their large suburban house after the family leaves, he finds himself free to enjoy the pleasures of independent living. Unfortunately, there’s trouble in store when two thieves (, ) show up to rob the place thinking the house is empty.   is a delight as Culkin’s mother in this totally enjoyable comedy that will entertain all ages.

Hughes Entertainment, Twentieth Century Fox

USA, 1990

Directed by 

Screenplay by 

Cinematography by 

Produced by John Hughes

Music by

Production Design by

Costume Design by

Film Editing by

Academy Awards 1990

Golden Globe Awards 1990


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