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Based on 9 Critics
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fan reviews ( 5 )
  • All plausibility is gone, we sit back, detached, to watch stunt men and special effects guys take over a movie that promised to be the kind of story audiences could identify with. show more

  • The first half of Home Alone features the sugar-coated sentimentality that can usually be found in a Hughes film, while the second half is full of unanticipated sadism. show more

  • 60

    So it may not be Citizen Kane, but it is a hilarious comedy (although not a very believable one — there can be no eight-year-olds this ingenious) that kids will love and adults won’t mind sitting through either. show more

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  • December 23, 2011 ljm691
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    The funniest movie that should be seen by any one with children it really is hilarious.

  • June 19, 2011 Dry Master
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    Humor could never be better,Daniel Stern did a great Marv.Acting,directing and cast is breathtaking!

  • February 23, 2011 Yoshinaruto
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    One of the best kids comedy movies I have ever seen.

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