It’s the movie that made every kid want to try out “booby traps” in their own home, and secretly hope that their parents might leave them to fend for themselves just for a few days, so they could test out all their pranks. Home Alone, oh how we love thee. When Home Alone premiered in 1990, it smashed through every expectation at the box office, and became one of the highest grossing live action comedy movies ever, and started a cultural phenomenon.
27 years later and it is still played on TV as soon as Thanksgiving rolls around and the Christmas season begins. Nearly three decades have passed since it’s premiere, and since then the cast has grown up quite a bit. Believe it or not, but Macaulay Culkin is 37 years old now, and Catherine O’Hara (who played his mother) is 64! Keep reading to find out more about what has happened to the cast since 1990.
[post_page_title]Joe Pesci as Harry Lime [/post_page_title]
Every good story needs a good villain, and Pesci’s character Harry Lime was the man for the job. Harry is a thief who has been robbing affluent homes with his partner Marv, when he sets his eyes on the McCallister home before Christmas.
He believes that the home is empty after the family leaves for vacation, but soon realizes he’s mistaken. Convinced he can handle one little kid, Harry is not willing to give up on his heist, which leads him to facing Kevin head on, and facing all of Kevin’s hijinks.