Holiday Film Series: HOME ALONE

Watch Trailer Director: Chris Columbus
Writer(s): John Hughes
Cast: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern

November 30th thru December 16th, Ohio University’s Athena Cinema will partner with the Department of Real Estate Management, Community Engagement and Economic Development to show popular holiday family films! The price of admission will be a minimum donation of one canned or non perishable food good per ticket to be donated to Athens city food pantries and other hunger relief programs. Cash donations are also accepted. As part of the event patrons will also receive a complimentary snowflake cookie to enjoy during the movie.

Home Alone is the highly successful and beloved family comedy about a young boy named Kevin (Macaulay Culkin) who is accidentally left behind when his family takes off for a vacation in France over the holiday season. Once he realizes they’ve left him “home alone,” he learns to fend for himself and, eventually has to protect his house against two bumbling burglars (Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern) who are planning to rob every house in Kevin’s suburban Chicago neighborhood.

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Running Time: 103 Minutes103 MIN
PG Rated
This Film is Wheelchair Accessible

Chris Columbus's junky, rambunctiously funny Home Alone is every kid's anarchical wish come true.

Hal Hinson
Washington Post