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Home Alone Details


Home Alone is the highly successful and beloved family comedy about a young boy named Kevin (Macaulay Culkin) who is accidentally left behind when his family takes off for a vacation in France over the holiday season. Once he realizes they've left him "home alone," he learns to fend for himself and, eventually has to protect his house against two bumbling burglars (Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern) who are planning to rob every house in Kevin's suburban Chicago neighborhood. Though the film's slapstick ending may be somewhat violent, Culkin's charming presence helped the film become one of the most successful ever at the time of its release. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine, Rovi

  • Release date:November 10, 1990


Awarded by
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences John Williams Best Score 1990 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences John Williams Best Song 1990 Nominee
Hollywood Foreign Press Association Macaulay Culkin Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy 1990 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Leslie Bricusse Best Song 1990 Nominee


Macaulay Culkin
as Kevin McCallister
Joe Pesci
as Harry
Daniel Stern
as Marv
Catherine O'Hara
as Kate McCallister
John Heard
as Peter McCallister
John Candy
as Gus Polinski
Roberts Blossom
as Marley
Clarke P.Devereux
as Officer Devereux
Dianne B. Shaw
as Airline Counter Person
Edward Bruzan
as Polka Band Member
Jeffrey Wiseman
as Mitch Murphy
Michael Hansen
as Airport Driver
Tracy Connor
as Check Out Girl
Hope Davis
as French Ticket Agent
Robert Okrzesik
as Polka Band Member
Jane Jenkins
Kristen Minter
as Heather
Ann Whitney
as Drugstore Clerk
Jean-Claude Sciore
as French Gate Agent
Billie Bird
as Woman at Airport
Matt Doherty
as Steffan
Bill Erwin
as Man at Airport
Larry Hankin
as Officer Balzak
Kate Johnson
as Police Operator
Victor Cole
as Officer
Vince Waidzulis
as Polka Band Member
John Hardy
as Polka Band Member
Peter Pantaleo
as Airport Driver
Ray Toler
as Uncle Rod
Eddie Korosa
as Polka Band Member
Terrie Snell
as Aunt Leslie
Hillary Wolf
as Megan McCallister
Sandra Macat
as Santa's Elf
Senta Moses
as Tracy
Peter Siragusa
as Lineman
Angela Goethals
as Linnie McCallister
Kieran Culkin
as Fuller
Jedediah Cohen
as Rod
Alan Wilder
as Scranton Ticket Agent
Anna Slotky
as Brook
Leo Perion
as Polka Band Member
Ralph Foody
as Johnny, 1st Gangster
Jim Ryan
as Stock Boy
Michael C. Maronna
as Jeff McCallister
Monica Devereux
as Flight Attendant
Jim Ortlieb
as Herb, Drugstore Clerk
Lynn Mansbach
as French Woman
Gerry Becker
as Officer #1
Mark Beltzman
as Stosh
Daiana Campeanu
as Sandra
Devin Ratray
as Buzz McCallister
Gerry Bamman
as Uncle Frank
Janet Hirshenson
Porscha Radcliffe
as Cousin
Kenneth Hudson Campbell
as Santa Claus


Chris Columbus
John Hughes
John Hughes
Julio Macat
Angela Morley
Musical Arrangement
John Williams
Composer (Music Score)
Raja Gosnell
John Muto
Production Designer
Dan Webster
Art Director
Mark A. Radcliffe
Associate Producer
Scott Rosenfelt
Executive Producer
Tarquin Gotch
Executive Producer
Mark Levinson
Executive Producer
Jay Hurley
Costume Designer
Eve Cauley
Set Decorator
Fred Hice
Kenny Myers
Lynn Bernay
Kimberly Phillips