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Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Comedy, Family  |  20 November 1992 (USA)
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One year after Kevin was left home alone and had to defeat a pair of bumbling burglars, he accidentally finds himself in New York City, and the same criminals are not far behind.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Maureen Elisabeth Shay ...
Jedidiah Cohen ...
Tracy McCallister (as Senta Moses)
Diana Rein ...
Sondra McCallister (as Daiana Campeanu)


Kevin McCallister is back. But this time he's in New York City with enough cash and credit cards to turn the Big Apple into his very own playground. But Kevin won't be alone for long. The notorious Wet Bandits, Harry and Marv, still smarting from their last encounter with Kevin, are bound for New York too, plotting a huge holiday heist! Kevin's ready to welcome them with more battery of booby traps the bumbling bandits will never forget! Written by Anthony Pereyra <hypersonic91@yahoo.com>

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Rated PG for comic action and mild language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

20 November 1992 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Alone Again  »

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$18,000,000 (estimated)


$173,585,516 (USA)

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Uncle Frank McCallister: Get outta here you nosy little pervert, or I'm gonna slap you silly!
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7 December 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"Home Alone 2: Lost in New York" is young Macaulay Culkin's second greatest hour in the series as Kevin McCallister, who has to learn to be a man again on the mean streets of the Big Apple after being separated from his family once more. He checks into a swank Manhattan hotel (where Donald Trump is apparently staying at too). He's pursued again by comic bad guys Harry and Marv (Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern), and director Chris Columbus and screenwriter John Hughes keep the action and laughs coming. Tim Curry also appears as a concierge who has to prove that Kevin is on his own, and Brenda Fricker is the pigeon lady who watches over Kevin's little shoulder. There is another tricks & traps showdown at the end, which keeps the slapstick and comic violence at an all-time high.


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