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Tuesday 6 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# home alone

All time
# it's quizmas
Quiz: How much do you know about the Home Alone movies?
The Home Alone movies are Christmas classics.
# Let's Get Quizzical
Quiz: How well do you know the Home Alone movies?
The Home Alone movies are Christmas classics.
# Angels With Filthy Souls
Poll: Did you think the gangster movie in Home Alone was an actual film?
Speak your truth.
# christmas movies
Here's all the Christmas movie screenings you can cosy up with this month
Feelin’ festive?
# Bandits
This woman's gas post warning people about 'burglars' in Kilkenny is blowing up on Facebook
Watch out huns.
# 27 years later
You Actually Have To Be A Home Alone Expert To Get Over 80% Quiz
This is harder than breaking into the McCallister’s gaff.
# quality
The 19 greatest Irish Halloween costumes of 2017
Above and beyond.
# home alone
This story of a band forgetting their drummer on tour is absolute gold
Oh dear.
# Return of the Mac
Nobody can cope with how well Macauley Culkin is looking these days
What cleanse is he on? *eyes emoji*
John Heard, best known as the Dad from Home Alone, has died at 71
The veteran actor will be best remembered for his role as Peter McAllister.
# hollywood trickery
One eagle-eyed viewer has discovered a weird link between Friends and Home Alone
Monica and Chandler moved into the Home Alone house! Well… kind of.
# ya filthy animal
18 frankly preposterous things that happen in Home Alone
We need to talk about Kevin.
# wet bandits ride again
This Home Alone flag will hopefully get on the right plane and make it to France
Oh my god, we forgot Grealish!
# Body blow
Rooney facing six weeks on sidelines with knee problem
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has confirmed that the striker sustained the injury against Sunderland last weekend.
# filthy animals
14 things that would happen if Home Alone was set in Ireland
It woulda been a lot different, that’s for sure.
# harry and marv
There's been an amazing reunion just in time for Christmas
It’s The Wet Bandits!
14 reasons why Home Alone 2 is so much better than Home Alone 1
Read it and weep, ya filthy animals.
Macaulay Culkin made a childhood-ruining 'sequel' to Home Alone
Look what you did, you little jerk!
# home alone
Arsenal secretary told by his family - 'If you draw Barcelona, don't come home'
David Miles has a bit of explaining to do.
# shocking
James Bond should have died within 7 minutes of Skyfall according to actual doctors
And they have a medical diagnosis for the Home Alone lads as well.
# bad cover version
'A Good Santa, not a Great Santa' and 5 other classic Xmas tales re-told
Roy Keane starring in ‘It’s a Wonderful Association’ and more memorable yarns.
# ya filthy animal
Here are all the screenings of classic Christmas movies around Ireland
That we know of. Elf, Home Alone, Muppets Christmas Carol…
# Hoax
Macaulay Culkin reacted pretty well to the news of his own death
A Facebook hoax claimed the actor had been found dead in his New York apartment. He’s actually alive and well.
# chr***mas
Elf, Home Alone and Love Actually won't be on your TV* this Christmas
*Unless you’ve got Sky Movies.
# filmography
Film buff merges movie scenes with their real-life locations in brilliant photo project
New York, Chicago, Rome, California… they’re all here.
# kevinnn!
Here's how many times Harry and Marv would die if Home Alone was real
Kevin McAllister is a serial killer.
# Number One
Seamus Coleman's Christmas votes go to Fairytale of New York and Home Alone
The Ireland international on his festive favorites.
# filthy animals
Here's the proof that Home Alone is Die Hard for kids in one image
Why didn’t we see it before?
# kevinnn!
This man spliced his face into Home Alone for a hilarious, disturbing Christmas card
Home Alone, as performed entirely by Paul Little. Woof.
# kevinnn!
This Irish photographer made a Lego version of Home Alone
And it’s a bit great.
# filthy animals
We bet you never noticed this in Home Alone before
This explains so much.
# all the pizza parties
Macaulay Culkin is in a pizza-themed Velvet Underground cover band
Kevin McAllister is in a band called the Pizza Underground. Seriously.
# it's a wonderful list
A Definitive Ranking of Christmas Films from Worst to Best
What have we dared to put at number one?
# filthy animal
This pug puppy reenactment of Home Alone is adorable
Pugs should never be left unattended for the holidays.
# home alone
Home Alone gets the honest movie trailer treatment
It’s pretty eye-opening.
# mysexlifeinmovietitles
10 movie titles to sum up your sex life
Are you The Lord of the Rings or Gone in 60 Seconds?
9 reasons kids' movies are better than real life
What we wouldn’t give to just live in a kids’ movie.
# we wanna live there
11 fictional homes we wish we could live in
Who doesn’t want to live in the Home Alone house?
# those aren't pillows
John Candy is sadly missed... here are 7 of his greatest roles
He died 19 years ago today.
# bueller bueller
Happy Birthday John Hughes: Here’s how you enriched our lives
John Hughes shares his birthday with Molly Ringwald, how perfect is that?