• Macaulay Culkin Says He Stays Indoors at Christmastime to Avoid Intense ‘Home Alone’ Fans
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    Entertainment Tonight

    Macaulay Culkin Says He Stays Indoors at Christmastime to Avoid Intense ‘Home Alone’ Fans

    The elusive actor is a guest on Monday’s ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show.’

  • The 10 best movies to stream to get you in the mood for Christmas
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    Sam Ashurst

    The 10 best movies to stream to get you in the mood for Christmas

    Get into the holiday spirit with Netflix and Amazon...

  • Better Watch Out: Universal's festive horror gets a bloody new poster (exclusive)
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    Tom Butler

    Better Watch Out: Universal's festive horror gets a bloody new poster (exclusive)

    You better not hide, we've got the exclusive new poster for Universal's festive horror 'Better Watch Out' coming down your chimney.

  • Daniel Stern Pays Tribute To ‘Home Alone’ Co-Star John Heard
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    Daniel Stern Pays Tribute To ‘Home Alone’ Co-Star John Heard

    After news broke this morning of famed film and TV actor John Heard’s death Friday, his former Home Alone co-star Daniel Stern took to Twitter to pay tribute to Heard, calling him “the coolest cat in New York City for about 10 straight years.” Stern, who in the note says he met Heard in the nascent stage of his career, wrote that it was Heard’s performance in Between the Lines  that not only inspired him to do film but also taught him “HOW to be an actor in movies.” “John…

  • Home Alone star John Heard dies, aged 72
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    Ben Bussey

    Home Alone star John Heard dies, aged 72

    The actor, best known for his role as Macaulay Culkin's father, passes away following 'minor back surgery.'

  • What are the world's favourite Christmas movies?
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    Yahoo! Movies UK

    What are the world's favourite Christmas movies?

    Us Brits are fairly traditional when it comes to Christmas movies. ‘Love, Actually’. 'Elf’. 'Santa Clause: The Movie’. Whatever latest festive abomination Vince Vaughn has delivered in his considerable sack. 

  • The kids from Home Alone: Then and now
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    Yahoo Movies UK

    The kids from Home Alone: Then and now

    High on everyone’s “favourite Christmas movie” list, ‘Home Alone’ is one of the most entertaining (and quotable) festive films of all time.

  • Inside Details From ‘Home Alone,’ Including the Comedy Star Who Almost Played Santa
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    Jordan Zakarin

    Inside Details From ‘Home Alone,’ Including the Comedy Star Who Almost Played Santa

    To commemorate the silver anniversary, James Hughes, the son of producer of late writer-producer John Hughes, reunited with many of the cast and crew to put together an extensive oral history of the hit film for Chicago Magazine. Here are some of the highlights: Director Christopher Columbus got the job in part because he couldn’t stand Chevy Chase The first — and biggest — revelation comes from Christopher Columbus, who was then coming off a box office bomb with Heartbreak Hotel. He really needed a job, and was thrilled when ‘80s comedy master John Hughes sent him a script for the sequel Christmas Vacation. Columbus loved the screenplay, but was turned off by a series of meetings with star Chevy Chase.