It was a very interesting movie at the box office for an incredible 12 straight weeks. Did you ever know about the home alone movie? Struggling more the director Chris Columbus made this movie in 1990. He told that there is no need to introduce home alone because of this family comedy movie is the most successful and popular Christmas-themed movie.
Furthermore, it first released weekend of November 16-18, 1990. Secondly, this movie published the weekend of February 1-3, 1991. Home alone was listed in the Guinness world records as the highest-grossing live action comedy movie. Millions of people all over the world shouldn’t be without on Christmas. Some people watch this film for entertainment. I am over sure that here is a list of 20 home alone movie facts you never knew.
Here Are 20 Home Alone Movie Facts
1. A New Hollywood Movie
Who doesn’t love to see amazing characters in the movie? This movie was so successful it even inspired the creation of a new Hollywood verb (to be Home Alone) meaning to have film’s box office potential influenced by the impact of Home Alone.
2. Daniel Stern (Marv) Create Tarantula Scene
Did you ever see tarantula scene? It was a real scene by Daniel Stern (Marv). He agreed to have the spider on his face. But in order to not threaten the spider, Stern had to mime the scream and have the sound dubbed in later.
3. Buzz’s Girlfriend
Buzz’s girlfriend really was not a girl at all. As I know, he was the son of an art director and made up to look like a girl. Columbus thought using a real girl’s photo would be too cruel for an original teenage girl.
4. Kevin’s Tree House
Are you planning to visit this place with your partner? Kevin’s tree house in the backyard was built especially for the movie and was demolished after the filming.
5. Joe Pesci (Harry)
What do you mean about this image? Joe Pesci (Harry) was uniformly forgetting. It was supposed to be a family comedy and kept dropping F-bombs during filming. Instead, Columbus told him to say “fridge”.
6. Pesci Forced Culkin
Pesci also wanted to make sure Culkin really felt afraid of him so he did his best to avoid Culkin on the set. Once, he even accidentally draws blood from Culkin. It was one of the rehearsals for the coat hook scene when Pesci says, ‘I’m going to bite all your fingers off, one at a time. Actually, Pesci bit him and split his skin.
7. Angels with Filthy Souls
It is a qualitative movie. The action of the movie Angels with Filthy Souls. In order to prove Kevin watches this movie in Home Alone, actually doesn’t exist. The criminal flick footage was built specifically for the movie.
8. The Parisian Airport
The movie was considered as an exclusively shot in Chicago. As far as I know, the Parisian airport was actually O’Hare International Airport in Chicago. In this movie, the luxurious business class seats were built on a basketball court of a local high school. Therefore, the streaming basement was the same school’s swimming pool.
9. The McCallister´s House
Would you like to know the location of this luxurious house? It is maned the McCallister´s house which is situated at 671 Lincoln Avenue in the village of Winnetka, Illinois. It is the three-story single-family house. This house was listed for sale at $2.4 million in 2011 and sold for $1.585 million in 2012. Right now, this house is now developed as a tourist attraction in the country.
10. Edvard Munch´s Famous Painting
Do you like iconic movies? When watchful viewers are watching this movie during they might have noticed that the iconic movie poster for the film with Macaulay Culkin´s crying strikingly resembles. Later, it was deemed as the Edvard Munch´s famous painting “the scream”.
11. Harry and Marv
What is your opinion to see this image? When Dr. Ryan St. Claire diagnosed the likely outcomes of the injuries Harry and Marv suffer in the movie during that time many of us had already thought became official in 2012. Some people also thought Harry and Marv would have died if the things had been real.
12. Producer John Hughes
Who doesn’t like comedy movies? The producer John Hughes who makes the idea for Home Alone during the making of Uncle Buck, a 1989 comedy which also starred Macaulay Culkin.
13. The role of Harry
In the world, there were many famous actors who dominated movies’ characters by creating their own roles. It was an amazing role of Harry, he was originally offered to Robert De Niro and Jon Lovitz. They both turned it down later.
14. Culkin was the Right
Do you follow the role of the movie when watching alone? Although the role of Kevin was written particularly for Culkin whom Hughes had already worked with others. The producer of this movie auditioned another 100 boys just to be sure Culkin was the right choice.
15. Macaulay´s brother Kieran
Do you know about this cute boy? He has introduced in the movie Macaulay’s brother Kieran. He had viewed an amazing character in the movie. He also played the role of Fuller, Kevin´s little bed-wetting cousin.
16. Hillary Wolf
As we know, Hillary Wolf is a successful judo fighter. She played Kevin´s older sister Megan in the movie. Moreover, she even represented the U.S. in the 1996 Atlanta and 2000 Sydney Olympics.
17. Christmas Tradition
Who doesn’t like home alone movie’s facts in the world? Unquestionably, it is well-known in many countries, even all over the world. But the country Poland is totally different, people of Poland are watching the movie became a totally iconic Christmas tradition. More than 5 million Poles watched the movie on Christmas 2011. They think that it is the most-watched program of the season.
18. The Talkboy
The Talkboy, which appears first in the movie, was just meant to be a throwaway non-working prop for Culkin but after seeing it in the movie. Some fans demanded the toy so within a few years it became a real toy available at stores.
19. Elvis is Still Alive
What do you think about evils? Some people believe that Elvis is still alive and maintaining the heavily bearded man standing in the background of the scene where Kevin´s mother is shouting at the desk clerk is Elvis. On the other hand, some people believe that Elvis Presley appeared in the movie.
20. The Major Issue of Playboy
What is do you think about the red marked person on this picture? He is a playboy, The issues of this boy that Kevin finds in Buzz’s room is from July 1989 featuring Erika Eleniak. Both model and actress knew for her role in Baywatch.