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19 details you probably missed in ‘Home Alone’

“Home Alone” came out 30 years ago, but it’s still a fan favourite around the holidays. Like many John Hughes movies, it was filmed in the Chicagoland area. “Angels With Filthy Souls” isn’t a real movie, but Little Nero’s Pizza is probably based on a real chain. The McCallisters left […]
19 details you probably missed in ‘Home Alone’
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THEN AND NOW: The cast of ‘Home Alone’ 30 years later

This month marks the 30th anniversary of “Home Alone.” The classic holiday comedy launched the career of Macaulay Culkin and showed Joe Pesci could do more than gangster movies. Here is what the cast is doing now, 30 years later. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. It’s been 30 years […]
THEN AND NOW: The cast of ‘Home Alone’ 30 years later
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The director of ‘Home Alone’ says he walked off ‘Christmas Vacation’ because he ‘couldn’t make the movie with Chevy Chase’

Chris Columbus told Insider what led him to him directing “Home Alone.” The director was hired to helm “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation,” but didn’t get along with its star Chevy Chase. That opened the door for him to make another Christmas classic, “Home Alone.” “The rest is history,” Columbus said. […]
The director of ‘Home Alone’ says he walked off ‘Christmas Vacation’ because he ‘couldn’t make the movie with Chevy Chase’
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‘Home Alone’ at 30: Director Chris Columbus talks Trump ‘bullying his way’ into a cameo and more never-before-told stories

November marks the 30th anniversary of “Home Alone,” and Insider spoke with director Chris Columbus in celebration of this timeless Christmas classic. Columbus revealed behind-the-scenes stories, like how his inability to work with Chevy Chase on “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” led him to direct “Home Alone.” He also shared the […]
‘Home Alone’ at 30: Director Chris Columbus talks Trump ‘bullying his way’ into a cameo and more never-before-told stories
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Films are already leaving Disney Plus, and complicated streaming deals explain why

Disney Plus, Disney‘s $US7 a month streaming service, launched in November with promises of old and new content. Fans are already noticing that some films, including “Home Alone” and “The Sandlot,” have disappeared from the streaming service. Unlike competitors HBO and Netflix, Disney Plus does not release monthly updates with […]
Films are already leaving Disney Plus, and complicated streaming deals explain why
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20 things you probably didn’t know about ‘Home Alone’

It’s been 30 years since “Home Alone” came out, but the film is still widely beloved, especially around the holidays. Fans may not know that Macaulay Culkin improvised one of the film’s most iconic moments. The cast almost looked a little different, and Culkin’s brother also made a guest appearance. […]
20 things you probably didn’t know about ‘Home Alone’
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