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Quiz: How much do you know about the Home Alone movies?

The Home Alone movies are Christmas classics.

HOME ALONE. The movies are Christmas classics. 

It all kicks off when eight-year-old Kevin is accidentally left behind when his family leaves for France for the holidays.

In the second movie, Kevin accidentally boards a flight to New York, yet again being separated from his family.

It’s all very dramatic and unrealistic, really, but the films make for excellent festive viewings, nonetheless. 

Let’s see how much you know about the movies…

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Where does the McCallister family live?
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What year was the first Home Alone movie released?
Movieclips Classic Trailers/YouTube

In the first movie, what does Kevin steal from the store?
A magazine

A toothbrush
How many days does it take Kevin's mother to get back home to him in the first movie?
columbia fan/YouTube
Two days
Three days

Five days
A week
What's the FIRST of Kevin's booby traps that Harry and Marv encounter?
Cole James/YouTube
Shot with a BB gun
Stepped on a nail

Slipped on ice
Touched a boiling hot door handle
Kevin is terrified of an object in his basement, but what is it?
Movie Screens/YouTube
A mannequin
A pile of dusty boxes

A furnace
A Halloween mask
Which Home Alone movie does Donald Trump make an appearance in?
Home Alone
Home Alone 2

Home Alone 3
Home Alone 4
What song did Kevin mime along to in front of the mirror?
Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree
Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Winter Wonderland
White Christmas
What's Kevin's favourite type of pizza? (He eats it in the taxi in the second movie)
Plain cheese

How much money does Kevin spend on room service in New York?

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