About the film
holiday burglar slapstick comedy little boy family relationships home invasion precocious child booby trap home alone suburban chicago mischievous child christmas kids on their own child rescue
Release Date: November 16, 1990
|Slogan||:||«A family comedy without the family.»|
|Production Companies||:||20th Century Fox, Hughes Entertainment|
|Producers||:||Janet Hirshenson, Jane Jenkins, John Hughes, Mark Levinson, Scott M. Rosenfelt, Mack Bing, Jacqueline King, Tarquin Gotch, Tammy Karabas, Jacolyn Baker, Kathleen Caton, Dianne Mapp-Cheek|
|Writers||:||Leslie Bricusse, John Hughes|
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.