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|director={{w|Chris Columbus}}
 
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|writer={{w|John Hughes (filmmaker)|John Hughes}} {{s|(producer; {{w|Writers Guild of America, East|WGA}} / characters [uncredited])}}
 
|release=November 20, 1992
 
|release=November 20, 1992
 
|runtime=2 hours
 
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[[File:HomeAlone2 Poster.jpg|thumb|250px|The poster for the film's theatrical release]]
[[File:HomeAlone2_Poster.jpg|thumb|250px|The poster for the film's theatrical release.]]
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'''''{{PAGENAME}}''''' is the 1992 sequel to the 1990 film ''[[Home Alone]]'', and the second film in the series. It was written and produced by John Hughes, based on the characters he created, and directed by Chris Columbus. It features Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, and Daniel Stern. Catherine O'Hara, John Heard, Devin Ratray, Kieran Culkin, Gerry Bamman, [[Tim Curry]], Rob Schneider, Dana Ivey, and Brenda Fricker are also featured, and Eddie Bracken, Ally Sheedy, Bob Eubanks, and Donald Trump make cameo appearances in it.
'''''Home Alone 2: Lost in New York''''' is the 1992 sequel to the 1990 film ''[[Home Alone]]'', and the second film in the series. Written and produced by [[wikipedia:John Hughes|John Hughes]] and directed by [[wikipedia:Chris Columbus|Chris Columbus]], it features Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, Catherine O'Hara, John Heard, Devin Ratray, Kieran Culkin, Gerry Bamman, Tim Curry, Rob Schneider, Dana Ivey, and Brenda Fricker. Eddie Bracken, Ally Sheedy, Bob Eubanks and Donald Trump make cameo appearances.
 
   
The movie was filmed in Oak Park, Illinois, Chicago, Miami, and New York City (which was star Culkin's hometown at the time). It became the second most successful film of 1992, earning over $173 million in revenue in the USA and over $358 million worldwide, but was badly received by critics.
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The film was filmed in Winnteka and Oak Park, Illinois, O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Miami, and New York City (which was Culkin's hometown at the time). Also, it became the second most successful one of 1992, earning over $173 million in revenue in the United States and over $358 million worldwide, but was badly received by critics.
   
The film was followed by ''{{w|Home Alone 3}}'' in 1997, ''[[Home Alone 4: Taking Back the House]]'' in 2002, and ''[[Home Alone: The Holiday Heist]]'' in 2012, all without Culkin in the lead roles.
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The film was followed by ''{{w|Home Alone 3}}'' in 1997, ''[[Home Alone 4: Taking Back the House]]'' in 2002, and ''[[Home Alone: The Holiday Heist]]'' in 2012 - all without Culkin in the lead roles.
   
 
==Synopsis==
 
==Synopsis==
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[[File:Home-alone-2-02.jpg|thumb|250px]]
Two years after the events in the [[Home Alone|previous film]], the McCallister family prepares to spend Christmas in Miami. Kevin McCallister, Peter and Kate's youngest son, finds that "there's no Christmas trees" there but there are Palm trees there, which bugs him.
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A year after the events in the previous film, the McCallisters prepare to spend Christmas in Miami. [[Kevin McCallister|Kevin]], Peter and Kate's youngest son, finds that "there's no Christmas trees" there but palm trees instead, which bugs him. At the school's Christmas pageant concert, Kevin's oldest brother, Buzz, humiliates him during his solo, causing Kevin to punch him in the stomach, which knocks over the other children and sends one of the cardboard Christmas trees crashing down on the pianist. Later, Buzz apologizes to Kevin and the rest of the family, but Kevin refuses to do so, and does not want to accept Buzz's apologies, and also reiterates his disgust with their decision to go to Miami before he storms up to the third floor bedroom, wishing that he had his own money so he could go on his own vacation by himself. When Kate reminds him that he got his wish the year before and that maybe he'll get it again this year, he replies, "I hope so!"
 
At the school's Christmas pageant, Kevin's older brother Buzz humiliates him during his solo, causing him to punch him in the stomach, which knocks over the other children as well, which sends the cardboard Christmas tree crashing down on the pianist.
 
 
Later, Buzz apologizes to Kevin and the rest of the family, but Kevin refuses to apologize and also reiterates his disgust with the family's decision to go to Miami before he storms up to the third floor bedroom of the house, wishing that he had his own money so he could go on his own vacation by himself. When Kate reminds him that he got his wish the year before and that maybe he will get it again this time, he replies, "I hope so!"
 
   
 
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The McCallisters accidentally wake up late on the day of the flight due to Peter accidently resetting the clock. They hastily depart to Chicago O'Hare International Airport for the flight to Miami. While Kevin gets batteries for his {{w|Talkboy}}, he follows a man who is wearing the same coat as Peter toward a flight to LaGuardia Airport in New York City. Once in Miami, the McCallisters realize that he did not make the flight and Kate faints.
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The McCallisters accidentally oversleep on the day of the flight due to Peter accidentally resetting the clock radio. They hastily depart to O'Hare International Airport for the flight to Miami. While Kevin gets batteries for his {{w|Talkboy}}, he follows a man wearing the same color coat as Peter toward a flight to New York City. Once in Miami, the McCallisters realize that Kevin isn't there again and Kate faints after Peter shouts in disbelief "What?!" and the truth of the matter sinks in to Kate's mind herself.
   
 
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[[File:Home-alone-2-04.jpg|thumb|250px]]
Kevin gets scared by the appearance of a lady who is tending to pigeons before checking into the Plaza Hotel, which he had heard mentioned on a game show the night before, using Peter's credit card from his wallet. While there, he tours the city and visits Duncan's Toy Chest, where he meets the philanthropist owner, Mr. Duncan. He is told that the proceeds from the Christmas sales will go to the Children's Hospital. After donating some money, Mr. Duncan allows him to take a pair of ceramic turtle doves as a gift from the store's Christmas tree before instructing him to give one to another person for friendship. He runs into Harry Lyme and Marv Merchants, who have escaped from prison in Chicago to continue their robberies in New York City by changing their name from the "Wet Bandits" to the "Sticky Bandits", before returning to the Plaza. However, Mr. Hector, the hotel's concierge, confronts him about the credit card. He escapes, but runs into the bandits once again, Marv took his ticket and notes that Kevin is on a round trip to Miami and told him that if he got an the wrong plane and Harry rips his ticket so that way Kevin can't get back home or get to Miami with his family. They told him that they escape from prison and where he uses his Talkboy to record their plans of robbing Duncan's Toy Chest that night before he flees by hiding in the back of a hansom cab.
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In New York, Kevin gets surprised by the appearance of a lady tending to pigeons before checking into the Plaza Hotel, which he had heard mentioned on a game show the night before, using Peter's credit card from his wallet and his Talkboy to make him sound like his father. He passes by {{W|Donald Trump}}, then-owner of the hotel, who tells him the lobby is "down the hall and to the left." While there, Kevin tours the city and visits Duncan's Toy Chest, where he meets the philanthropist owner, Mr. Duncan, who tells him that the proceeds from the Christmas sales will go to the Children's Hospital. After donating some money, Mr. Duncan allows Kevin to take a pair of ceramic turtle doves as a gift from the store's Christmas tree before instructing him to give one to another person for friendship. Before returning to the hotel, though, he runs into [[Marv and Harry]], who have escaped from a prison in Chicago in a fish truck during a prison riot to continue their robberies in New York City, changing their name from the "Wet Bandits" to the "Sticky Bandits". However, Mr. Hector, Cedric, the receptionist, and two security guards confront him about the stolen credit card. He hides in another room and uses a gangster movie he watched the night before to trick the staff into making them think that an insane guest with a gun is in the room. He escapes, but runs into the bandits once again; Marv takes his return ticket, noting that it's for a round trip to Miami, and knows that he got on the wrong plane. Harry rips it up so that Kevin can't get back home or to Miami. They tell him that they escaped from prison and, where he uses his Talkboy to record, about their plans of breaking into Duncan's Toy Chest that night, before he flees by hiding in the back of a hansom cab.
   
 
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While in a one-room motel in Miami, the McCallisters discover that Kevin has been found using Peter's credit card and is on the run. The family manages to fly to New York City and once at the Plaza, they confront the staff for letting him check into the hotel alone and letting him escape. Kate decides to find him against the advice of Peter and the staff, while Mr. Hector gives the family a complimentary suite. Before she leaves, Kate slaps Mr. Hector for causing Kevin to escape.
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While in a one-room motel in Miami, the McCallisters discover that Kevin has been found using Peter's credit card and is on the run. They manage to fly to New York City and once at the hotel, they confront the staff for letting Kevin check into there alone and then letting him escape. Kate decides to find him against the advice of Peter and the staff, while Mr. Hector gives them a complimentary suite. Before she leaves, Kate slaps his face for scaring Kevin away and trying to talk her out of going after him alone after she clearly stated "the way I'm feeling right now, no mugger or murderer would dare mess with me".
   
Kevin discovers a house belonging to his Uncle Rob being renovated. While in Central Park, he runs into the pigeon lady, only to get his foot caught in between some rocks. After she frees him, they watch a Christmas concert in a loft above Carnegie Hall. He discovers how her life has fallen apart and how she dealt with it by taking care of the pigeons in the park and he promises to be her friend. He returns to Uncle Rob's house to prepare a series of booby traps throughout it.
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Kevin discovers his Uncle Rob's house, which is being renovated. While wandering the streets, he gets scared of a few homeless people, two prostitutes, and finally a taxi driver when he tries to get a ride. He then heads into Central Park. There, he meets the pigeon lady again, only to get his foot caught in between a rock. After she frees him, they watch a Christmas concert in a loft above Carnegie Hall. He discovers how her life has fallen apart and how she has dealt with it by taking care of the pigeons in the park. He promises to be her friend, and she smiles.
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When Kevin walks by the Children's Hospital, he sees a sick child in a window, who waves to him, and he returns it with a look of compassion. After remembering what Mr. Duncan and Marv had told him, he remarks that a person can mess with a lot of things, but they can't do so with kids on Christmas. With that, he returns to Uncle Rob's house to prepare a series of booby traps throughout it.
   
 
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Kevin arrives at Duncan's Toy Chest during the break-in and photographs the bandits before he shatters the store's window and sets off the alarm by throwing a brick tied with a note to Mr. Duncan through it. They chase him and spring every trap in the house as he calls 911 from a phone booth. They trap him when he slips on a patch of ice and take him to Central Park, where they decide to kill him. When the pigeon lady discovers them, Harry tried to shoot her, but she throws a bucket of bird seeds on the bandits which causes the pigeons to attack them while Kevin escapes. Shortly after, he sets off fireworks he bought earlier to signal the police. Harry and Marv are arrested and the stolen money is recovered; furthermore, the police also have Kevin's photos and cassette to use as evidence against the pair. At the store, Mr. Duncan finds Kevin's note and realizes his role in stopping the bandits.
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Kevin arrives at Duncan's Toy Chest during the theft and photographs the bandits before he shatters the store's window and sets off the burglar alarm by throwing a brick tied with a note to Mr. Duncan through it. They chase him and spring every trap in the house as he dials 911 from a phone booth. They trap him when he slips on a patch of ice and take him to Central Park, where they decide to kill him. When the pigeon lady discovers them, Harry tries to shoot her, but his pistol is full of varnish and won't fire. She throws a bucket of birdseed on them which causes the pigeons to attack them while Kevin escapes. Shortly after, he sets off fireworks he bought earlier to signal the NYPD. The bandits are arrested and the stolen money is recovered; furthermore, the police also have Kevin's photos and cassette tape to use as evidence against them, and Marv digs himself and Harry deeper into admitting their guilt by stupidly telling the officers they recently broke out of jail and hid out in the store until after closing in order to rob it, much to Harry's increasing anger and frustration as he tries to get Marv to shut up on the matter. At Duncan's Toy Chest, Mr. Duncan finds Kevin's note and realizes his role in stopping the theft.
   
 
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Meanwhile, Kate is looking for Kevin in Times Square, and comes across two police officers. She remembers his fondness for Christmas trees and asks them to take her to Rockefeller Center, finding him in front of the the tree. While there, the two reunite and reconcile as they return to the hotel while Kate tells Kevin that the family didn't like the Palm trees and having Christmas in Florida.
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Meanwhile, Kate is looking for Kevin in Times Square, and comes across two police officers. While talking to them, she mentions and discovers his fondness for Christmas trees, and asks them to take her to Rockefeller Center. Her intuition proves correct, as she finds him in front of the tree there. They reunite and reconcile; as they return to the hotel, she tells him that everyone else did not like the palm trees and having Christmas in Miami either.
   
 
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A truckload of gifts from the toy store comes to the Plaza on Christmas Day as a reward for Kevin's foiling of the robbery, and Buzz suggests that had it not been for Kevin getting on the wrong flight, they would not be in this suite with the Christmas tree and gifts in the first place. So, he decides to allow Kevin to open up the first present as a sign of reconciliation. While everyone else is opening their presents, he runs out to give the pigeon lady one of the two turtle doves Mr. Duncan gave him and reaffirms his promise. Meanwhile, Buzz receives Kevin's room service bill from his original stay, a service charge of $967.43, and gives it to Peter. Peter becomes outraged and shouts out, ''"Kevin! You spent $967 on room service?!"'' Kevin immediately runs back to the hotel and the film ends.
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A truckload of gifts from Duncan's Toy Chest comes to the hotel on Christmas Day as a reward for Kevin's foiling of the theft, and Buzz suggests that had it not been for Kevin getting on the wrong plane, they would not be in the suite with the Christmas tree and gifts in the first place. So, he decides to let Kevin open the first present as a sign of reconciliation. While everyone else is opening theirs, Kevin runs out to give the pigeon lady one of the two turtle doves that Mr. Duncan gave him and reaffirms his promise. Meanwhile, Buzz receives Kevin's room service bill from his original stay, a service charge of $967.43. He shows it to Peter, who becomes outraged and suddenly shouts out, "Kevin! You spent $967 on room service?!" Kevin, now dreading what's to come, immediately runs back to the hotel as it fades to black.
{{endspoiler}}
 
   
==Soundtrack==
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==Music==
===Track listing===
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===Songs===
# "[[All Alone On Christmas]]" - {{w|Darlene Love}} (4:14)
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{|class=wikitable
# "[[A Holly Jolly Christmas]]" - {{w|Alan Jackson}} (2:14)
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!Title!!Performer(s)
# "[[Somewhere In My Memory]]" - {{w|Bette Midler}}, composed by {{w|John Williams}}, lyrics by Leslie Bricusse (3:58)
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# "My Christmas Tree" - Home Alone Children's Choir, composed by {{w|Alan Menken}}, lyrics by {{w|Jack Feldman}} (2:35)
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|"[[All Alone on Christmas]]"||Darlene Love
# "[[Sleigh Ride (Leroy Anderson)|Sleigh Ride]]" - [[wikipedia:TLC (band)|TLC]] (3:44)
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# "[[Silver Bells (song)|Silver Bells]]" - {{w|Atlantic Starr}} (4:15)
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|"[[My Christmas Tree]]"||The ''Home Alone'' Children's Choir
# "[[Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas]]" - John Williams (2:40)
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# "[[Jingle Bell Rock (song)|Jingle Bell Rock]]" - {{w|Bobby Helms}} (2:09)
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|"[[A Holly Jolly Christmas]]"||Alan Jackson
# "[[It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year]]" - {{w|Andy Williams}} (2:33) (not included in the soundtrack)
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# "{{w|Cool Jerk|Cool Jerk (Christmas Mix)}}" - {{w|The Capitols}} (2:39)
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# "[[It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas]]" - {{w|Johnny Mathis}} (2:14)
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*"[[Christmas Star (Home Alone 2)|Christmas Star]]"
# "Christmas Star" - John Williams (3:16)
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*"''Home Alone'' Christmas Medley
# "[[O Come All Ye Faithful]]" - Lisa Fischer (3:26)
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*"[[Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas]]"
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|{{w|John Williams}} {{s|(arr./comp.)}}
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|"[[Jingle Bell Rock (song)|Jingle Bell Rock]]"||Bobby Helms
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|"[[Sleigh Ride]]"||TLC
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|"Cool Jerk"||The Capitols
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|"[[It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas]]"||Johnny Mathis
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|"[[It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year]]"||[[Andy Williams]]
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|"[[Christmas All Over Again]]"||Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
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|"[[Somewhere in My Memory]]"||Bette Midler
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|"Sombras de otros tiempos" ("Somewhere in My Memory")<br />{{s|("''Shadows of Other Times''") (Spanish version)}}||Ana Belén
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|Adeste Fideles ("[[O Come All Ye Faithful]]")<br />{{s|("''All Ye Faithful''") (uncredited)}}
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|"[[Silver Bells (song)|Silver Bells]]" {{s|(uncredited)}}||Atlantic Starr
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===Soundtrack listing===
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#"[[All Alone On Christmas]]" - {{w|Darlene Love}} (4:14)
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#"[[A Holly Jolly Christmas]]" - {{w|Alan Jackson}} (2:14)
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#"[[Somewhere in My Memory]]" - {{w|Bette Midler}}, composed by John Williams, lyrics by Leslie Bricusse (3:58)
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#"My Christmas Tree" - Home Alone Children's Choir, composed by {{w|Alan Menken}}, lyrics by {{w|Jack Feldman}} (2:35)
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#"[[Sleigh Ride (Leroy Anderson)|Sleigh Ride]]" - {{w|TLC (band)|TLC}} (3:44)
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#"[[Silver Bells (song)|Silver Bells]]" - {{w|Atlantic Starr}} (4:15)
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#"[[Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas]]" - John Williams (2:40)
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#Christmas All Over Again - Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (only included in the Home Alone Christmas album)
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#"[[Jingle Bell Rock (song)|Jingle Bell Rock]]" - {{w|Bobby Helms}} (2:09)
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#"[[It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year]]" - Andy Williams (2:33) (not included in the soundtrack)
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#"{{w|Cool Jerk|Cool Jerk (Christmas Mix)}}" - {{w|The Capitols}} (2:39)
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#"[[It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas]]" - {{w|Johnny Mathis}} (2:14)
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#"[[Christmas Star (Home Alone 2 song)|Christmas Star]]" - John Williams (3:16)
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#"[[O Come All Ye Faithful]]" - Lisa Fischer (3:26) (does not appear in the film; possibly a bonus track)
   
 
===Score album===
 
===Score album===
In addition, a CD with excerpts from the score by John Williams was issued in 1992<ref>http://www.soundtrack.net/albums/database/?id=1047</ref>. The track listing is as followed:
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In addition, a CD with excerpts from the score by John Williams was issued in 1992.<ref>[http://www.soundtrack.net/albums/database/?id=1047]</ref> The track listing is as follows:
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#Somewhere in My Memory (3:49)
# Somewhere In My Memory (3:49)
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#Home Alone (2:01)
# Home Alone (2:01)
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#We Overslept Again (2:46)
# We Overslept Again (2:46)
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#Christmas Star (3:18)
# Christmas Star (3:18)
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#Arrival in New York (1:41)
# Arrival In New York (1:41)
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#Plaza Hotel And Duncan's Toy Store (3:45)
# Plaza Hotel And Duncan's Toy Store (3:45)
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#Concierge And Race To The Room (2:04)
# Concierge And Race To The Room (2:04)
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#Star of Bethlehem (3:28)
# Star Of Bethlehem (3:28)
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#The Thieves Return (4:35)
# The Thieves Return (4:35)
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#Appearance of Pigeon Lady (3:19)
# Appearance Of Pigeon Lady (3:19)
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#Christmas at Carnegie Hall (O Come All Ye Faithful/[[O Little Town of Bethlehem]]/[[Silent Night (song)|Silent Night]]) (5:02)
# Christmas At Carnegie Hall (O Come All Ye Faithful / O Little Town Of Bethlehem / Silent Night) (5:02)
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#Into the Park (3:49)
# Into The Park (3:49)
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#Haunted Brownstone (3:01)
# Haunted Brownstone (3:01)
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#Christmas Star And Preparing the Trap (4:17)
# Christmas Star And Preparing The Trap (4:17)
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#To the Plaza Presto (3:22)
# To The Plaza Presto (3:22)
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#Reunion at Rockefeller Center (2:36)
# Reunion At Rockefeller Center (2:36)
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#Kevin's Booby Traps (3:41)
# Kevin's Booby Traps (3:41)
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#Finale (3:55)
# Finale (3:55)
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#Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas (2:51)
# Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas (2:51)
 
   
 
===Special edition album===
 
===Special edition album===
On the film's tenth anniversary, {{w|Varèse Sarabande}} released a two-disc special edition soundtrack, containing the previously noted cues along with additional compositions that were left out from the final film.<ref name="varesesarabande.com">http://www.varesesarabande.com/details.asp?pid=vcl%2D1102%2D1014%2D2</ref>
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On the film's tenth anniversary, {{w|Varèse Sarabande}} released a two-disc special edition soundtrack, containing the previously noted cues along with additional compositions that were left out from the final film.<ref name="varesesarabande.com">[http://www.varesesarabande.com/details.asp?pid=vcl%2D1102%2D1014%2D2]</ref>
   
The complete track listing is as follows:<ref name="varesesarabande.com"/>
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The complete track listing is as follows:<ref name="varesesarabande.com" />
   
''Disc One''
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# Home Alone (Main Title) (2:07)
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#Home Alone (Main Title) (2:07)
# This Year’s Wish (1:47)
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#This Year's Wish (1:47)
# We Overslept Again / Holiday Flight (3:19)
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#We Overslept Again/Holiday Flight (3:19)
# Separate Vacations* (1:58)
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#Separate Vacations* (1:58)
# Arrival in New York** (2:59)
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#Arrival in New York** (2:59)
# The Thieves Return (3:28)
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#The Thieves Return (3:28)
# Plaza Hotel (3:04)
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#Plaza Hotel (3:04)
# Concierge (1:31)
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#Concierge (1:31)
# Distant Goodnights (Christmas Star) (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (2:05)
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#Distant Goodnights (Christmas Star) (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (2:05)
# A Day in the City (:59)
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#A Day in the City (:59)
# Duncan’s Toy Store (2:41)
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#Duncan’s Toy Store (2:41)
# Turtle Doves (1:29)
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#Turtle Doves (1:29)
# To the Plaza, Presto (3:27)
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#To the Plaza, Presto (3:27)
# Race to the Room / Hot Pursuit (4:08)
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#Race to the Room/Hot Pursuit (4:08)
# Haunted Brownstone (3:02)
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#Haunted Brownstone (3:02)
# Appearance of the Pigeon Lady (3:21)
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#Appearance of the Pigeon Lady (3:21)
# Christmas at Carnegie Hall (5:15) O Come, All Ye Faithful / O Little Town of Bethlehem / Silent Night
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#Christmas at Carnegie Hall (O Come, All Ye Faithful/O Little Town of Bethlehem/Silent Night) (5:15)
   
''Disc Two''
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;Disc Two
# Christmas Star - Preparing the Trap (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (4:22)
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#Christmas Star - Preparing the Trap (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (4:22)
# Another Christmas in the Trenches (2:33)
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#Another Christmas in the Trenches (2:33)
# Running Through Town (1:16)
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#Running Through Town (1:16)
# Luring the Thieves* (4:02)
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#Luring the Thieves* (4:02)
# Kevin’s Booby Traps (7:23)
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#Kevin's Booby Traps (7:23)
# Down the Rope / Into the Park (5:06)
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#Down the Rope/Into the Park (5:06)
# Reunion at Rockefeller Center / It’s Christmas (5:21)
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#Reunion at Rockefeller Center/It's Christmas (5:21)
# Finale (2:00)
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#Finale (2:00)
# We Wish You a Merry Christmas (Traditional) and Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (2:51)
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#We Wish You a Merry Christmas (Traditional) and Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (2:51)
# End Title (1:32)
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#End Title (1:32)
# Holiday Flight (alternate) (2:32)
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#Holiday Flight (alternate) (2:32)
# Suite from “Angels with Filthy Souls II” (:56)
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#Suite from "Angels with Filthy Souls II" (:56)
# Somewhere in My Memory (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (3:57)
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#Somewhere in My Memory (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (3:57)
# Star of Bethlehem (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (3:32)
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#Star of Bethlehem (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (3:32)
# Christmas Star (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (3:23)
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#Christmas Star (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (3:23)
# Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas (orchestra) (2:23)
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#Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas (orchestra) (2:23)
 
==Reception==
 
===Box office===
 
The film opened to $31.1 million from 2,222 theaters, averaging $14,008 per site. While it started off better than the original, the final box office gross was much less. $173,585,516 was taken in domestically and $185,406,165 overseas. The film leaves with a total of $358,991,681 worldwide.
 
 
===Reviews===
 
''Home Alone 2: Lost In New York'' was shunned by critics. Roger Ebert of the ''Chicago Sun-Times'' gave the film two out of four stars he commented that the film's gags were overly cartoonish and too sadistic. He also stated that "Cartoon violence only works well in cartoons, which makes it funny only in cartoons. Most of the live-action attempts to duplicate animation have failed, because when flesh-and-blood figures hit the pavement, we can almost hear the bones crunch, and it isn't funny." Another critic called the film "Money grubbing sequelitis at its most pathetic." One critic went so far as to say that Kevin was the true villain of the film. On Rotten Tomatoes, the film holds a 21% "Rotten" rating with Critics, and a 62% rating with Users.
 
 
Despite the negative reviews from critics and a box office success, the film has since gained a cult following.
 
   
 
==Home video releases==
 
==Home video releases==
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==Notes==
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===Edits===
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*On various television airings after the destruction of the World Trade Center of September 11, 2001, the montage where Kevin visits the various landmarks around New York, including the top of the World Trade Center, was cut. It has since been reinstated as of 2020.
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*On the Christmas Day 2019 airing on the [[CBC]], Donald Trump's cameo was cut for time.
   
 
==Cast==
 
==Cast==
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!Actor/actress!!Character(s)
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|Macaulay Culkin||[[Kevin McCallister]]
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|Joe Pesci||[[Marv and Harry|Harry]]
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|-
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|Daniel Stern||[[Marv and Harry|Marv]]
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|-
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|Catherine O'Hara||Kate
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|-
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|John Heard||Peter
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|Devin Ratray||Buzz
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|-
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|Hillary Wolf||Megan
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|-
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|Maureen Shay||Linnie
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|-
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|Michael Maronna||Jeff
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|-
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|Gerry Bamman||Uncle Frank
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|-
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|Terrie Snell||Aunt Leslie
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|-
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|Jedidiah Cohen||Rod
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|-
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|Senta Moses||Tracy
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|-
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|Daiana Campeanu||Sondra
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|-
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|Kieran Culkin||Fuller
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|-
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|Anna Slotky||Brooke
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|-
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|[[Tim Curry]]||Concierge
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|-
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|Brenda Fricker||Pigeon lady
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|-
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|Eddie Bracken||Mr. Duncan
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|-
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|Dana Ivey||Desk clerk
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|-
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|Rob Schneider||Bellman
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|-
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|Leigh Zimmerman||Fashion model
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|-
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|Ralph Foody||Gangster
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|-
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|Clare Hoak||Gangster
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|-
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|Monica Devereun||Hotel operator
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|-valign=top
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|Bob Eubanks {{s|(host)}}<br>Rip Taylor {{s|(celeb #1)}}<br>Jaye P. Morgan {{s|(celeb #2)}}<br>Jimmie Walker {{s|(celeb #3)}}<br>Patricia Devereux {{s|(contestant #1)}}<br>Aimee Devereux {{s|(contestant #2)}}||''Ding-Dang-Dong''
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|-valign=top
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|A.M. Columbus<br>Joe Liss||Skycaps - O'Hare
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|-
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|Teri McEvoy||Agent #3 - NY Gate / O'Hare
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|Ally Sheedy||New York Ticket Agent
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|-
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|Harry Hutchinson||Ticket Taker
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|-valign=top
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|Clarke P. Devereux||Ticket Taker<br>Evidence Specialist
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|-valign=top
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|Sandra Macat<br>Venessia Valentino||Flight attendants
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|-
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|Andre Lachaumette||Man on plane
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|-
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|Rick Shafer||Peter Look Alike
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|-
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|Rod Sell||Officer Bennett
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|-
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|Ron Canada||Cop in Time Square
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|Cedric Young||Cop in Central Park
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|-valign=top
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|William Dambra<br>Mark Morettini||Arresting cops in Central Park
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|Fred Krause||Cliff
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|-
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|James Cole||Security Guard
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|-
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|Donald Trump||Himself
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|-
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|Warren Rice||Doorman
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|Thomas Civitano||Plaza marketing director
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|Daniel Dassin||Waiter
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|Donna Black||Health club woman
 
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| Macaulay Culkin || Kevin McCallister
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|Abdoulaye N'Gom||Bead vendor
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|-valign=top
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|Peter Pantaleo<br>Michael Hansen||Airport van drivers
 
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| Joe Pesci || Harry Lyme
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|Michael Goldfinger||Limo driver
 
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| Daniel Stern || Marv Merchants
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|Mario Todisco||Cab driver
 
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| John Heard || Peter McCallister
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|Anthony Cannata||Sergeant in toy store
 
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| Catherine O'Hara || Kate McCallister
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|Eleanor Columbus||Little girl in toy store
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|-valign=top
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|Karen Giordano<br>Fran McGee||Streetwalkers
 
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| Devin Ratray || Buzz McCallister
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|Leonard Tepper||Sleeping man
 
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| Hillary Wolf || Megan McCallister
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|Kevin Thomas||Geeky kid
 
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| Maureen Elisabeth Shay || Linnie McCallister
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|Al Cerullo||Helicopter pilot
 
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| Mike Maronna || Jeff McCallister
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| Gerry Bamman || Frank McCallister
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|David Boston||Man unloading truck
 
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| Terrie Snell || Leslie McCallister
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|Dan Buckman||Central Park Ice Skater
 
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| Jedidiah Cohen || Rod McCallister
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|Laurence S. Chess||Parent at Christmas play
 
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| Senta Moses || Tracy McCallister
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|Chris Columbus||Man in Toy Store
 
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| Daiana Campeanu || Sondra McCallister
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|Jonathon Gentry||Choir Boy
 
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| Anna Slotky || Brooke McCallister
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|Eric Ian||Kid in the Airport
 
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| Kieran Culkin || Fuller McCallister
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|Karen Jensen-Clark||Woman with shopping bag
 
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| Tim Curry || Mr. Hector
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|Jeffrey Landman||Choir Singer
 
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| Rob Schneider || Cedric
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|Eden Riegel||Choir Member
 
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| Brenda Fricker || The Pigeon Lady
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|Mike Sode||Airport College Student
 
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| Eddie Bracken || E.F. Duncan
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|Paul Zimmerman||Pedestrian
 
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==References==
 
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HomeAlone2 Poster

The poster for the film's theatrical release

Home Alone 2: Lost in New York is the 1992 sequel to the 1990 film Home Alone, and the second film in the series. It was written and produced by John Hughes, based on the characters he created, and directed by Chris Columbus. It features Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, and Daniel Stern. Catherine O'Hara, John Heard, Devin Ratray, Kieran Culkin, Gerry Bamman, Tim Curry, Rob Schneider, Dana Ivey, and Brenda Fricker are also featured, and Eddie Bracken, Ally Sheedy, Bob Eubanks, and Donald Trump make cameo appearances in it.

The film was filmed in Winnteka and Oak Park, Illinois, O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Miami, and New York City (which was Culkin's hometown at the time). Also, it became the second most successful one of 1992, earning over $173 million in revenue in the United States and over $358 million worldwide, but was badly received by critics.

The film was followed by Home Alone 3 in 1997, Home Alone 4: Taking Back the House in 2002, and Home Alone: The Holiday Heist in 2012 - all without Culkin in the lead roles.

Synopsis

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A year after the events in the previous film, the McCallisters prepare to spend Christmas in Miami. Kevin, Peter and Kate's youngest son, finds that "there's no Christmas trees" there but palm trees instead, which bugs him. At the school's Christmas pageant concert, Kevin's oldest brother, Buzz, humiliates him during his solo, causing Kevin to punch him in the stomach, which knocks over the other children and sends one of the cardboard Christmas trees crashing down on the pianist. Later, Buzz apologizes to Kevin and the rest of the family, but Kevin refuses to do so, and does not want to accept Buzz's apologies, and also reiterates his disgust with their decision to go to Miami before he storms up to the third floor bedroom, wishing that he had his own money so he could go on his own vacation by himself. When Kate reminds him that he got his wish the year before and that maybe he'll get it again this year, he replies, "I hope so!"

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The McCallisters accidentally oversleep on the day of the flight due to Peter accidentally resetting the clock radio. They hastily depart to O'Hare International Airport for the flight to Miami. While Kevin gets batteries for his Talkboy, he follows a man wearing the same color coat as Peter toward a flight to New York City. Once in Miami, the McCallisters realize that Kevin isn't there again and Kate faints after Peter shouts in disbelief "What?!" and the truth of the matter sinks in to Kate's mind herself.

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In New York, Kevin gets surprised by the appearance of a lady tending to pigeons before checking into the Plaza Hotel, which he had heard mentioned on a game show the night before, using Peter's credit card from his wallet and his Talkboy to make him sound like his father. He passes by Donald Trump, then-owner of the hotel, who tells him the lobby is "down the hall and to the left." While there, Kevin tours the city and visits Duncan's Toy Chest, where he meets the philanthropist owner, Mr. Duncan, who tells him that the proceeds from the Christmas sales will go to the Children's Hospital. After donating some money, Mr. Duncan allows Kevin to take a pair of ceramic turtle doves as a gift from the store's Christmas tree before instructing him to give one to another person for friendship. Before returning to the hotel, though, he runs into Marv and Harry, who have escaped from a prison in Chicago in a fish truck during a prison riot to continue their robberies in New York City, changing their name from the "Wet Bandits" to the "Sticky Bandits". However, Mr. Hector, Cedric, the receptionist, and two security guards confront him about the stolen credit card. He hides in another room and uses a gangster movie he watched the night before to trick the staff into making them think that an insane guest with a gun is in the room. He escapes, but runs into the bandits once again; Marv takes his return ticket, noting that it's for a round trip to Miami, and knows that he got on the wrong plane. Harry rips it up so that Kevin can't get back home or to Miami. They tell him that they escaped from prison and, where he uses his Talkboy to record, about their plans of breaking into Duncan's Toy Chest that night, before he flees by hiding in the back of a hansom cab.

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While in a one-room motel in Miami, the McCallisters discover that Kevin has been found using Peter's credit card and is on the run. They manage to fly to New York City and once at the hotel, they confront the staff for letting Kevin check into there alone and then letting him escape. Kate decides to find him against the advice of Peter and the staff, while Mr. Hector gives them a complimentary suite. Before she leaves, Kate slaps his face for scaring Kevin away and trying to talk her out of going after him alone after she clearly stated "the way I'm feeling right now, no mugger or murderer would dare mess with me".

Kevin discovers his Uncle Rob's house, which is being renovated. While wandering the streets, he gets scared of a few homeless people, two prostitutes, and finally a taxi driver when he tries to get a ride. He then heads into Central Park. There, he meets the pigeon lady again, only to get his foot caught in between a rock. After she frees him, they watch a Christmas concert in a loft above Carnegie Hall. He discovers how her life has fallen apart and how she has dealt with it by taking care of the pigeons in the park. He promises to be her friend, and she smiles.

When Kevin walks by the Children's Hospital, he sees a sick child in a window, who waves to him, and he returns it with a look of compassion. After remembering what Mr. Duncan and Marv had told him, he remarks that a person can mess with a lot of things, but they can't do so with kids on Christmas. With that, he returns to Uncle Rob's house to prepare a series of booby traps throughout it.

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Kevin arrives at Duncan's Toy Chest during the theft and photographs the bandits before he shatters the store's window and sets off the burglar alarm by throwing a brick tied with a note to Mr. Duncan through it. They chase him and spring every trap in the house as he dials 911 from a phone booth. They trap him when he slips on a patch of ice and take him to Central Park, where they decide to kill him. When the pigeon lady discovers them, Harry tries to shoot her, but his pistol is full of varnish and won't fire. She throws a bucket of birdseed on them which causes the pigeons to attack them while Kevin escapes. Shortly after, he sets off fireworks he bought earlier to signal the NYPD. The bandits are arrested and the stolen money is recovered; furthermore, the police also have Kevin's photos and cassette tape to use as evidence against them, and Marv digs himself and Harry deeper into admitting their guilt by stupidly telling the officers they recently broke out of jail and hid out in the store until after closing in order to rob it, much to Harry's increasing anger and frustration as he tries to get Marv to shut up on the matter. At Duncan's Toy Chest, Mr. Duncan finds Kevin's note and realizes his role in stopping the theft.

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Meanwhile, Kate is looking for Kevin in Times Square, and comes across two police officers. While talking to them, she mentions and discovers his fondness for Christmas trees, and asks them to take her to Rockefeller Center. Her intuition proves correct, as she finds him in front of the tree there. They reunite and reconcile; as they return to the hotel, she tells him that everyone else did not like the palm trees and having Christmas in Miami either.

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A truckload of gifts from Duncan's Toy Chest comes to the hotel on Christmas Day as a reward for Kevin's foiling of the theft, and Buzz suggests that had it not been for Kevin getting on the wrong plane, they would not be in the suite with the Christmas tree and gifts in the first place. So, he decides to let Kevin open the first present as a sign of reconciliation. While everyone else is opening theirs, Kevin runs out to give the pigeon lady one of the two turtle doves that Mr. Duncan gave him and reaffirms his promise. Meanwhile, Buzz receives Kevin's room service bill from his original stay, a service charge of $967.43. He shows it to Peter, who becomes outraged and suddenly shouts out, "Kevin! You spent $967 on room service?!" Kevin, now dreading what's to come, immediately runs back to the hotel as it fades to black.

Music

Songs

TitlePerformer(s)
"All Alone on Christmas"Darlene Love
"My Christmas Tree"The Home Alone Children's Choir
"A Holly Jolly Christmas"Alan Jackson
John Williams (arr./comp.)
"Jingle Bell Rock"Bobby Helms
"Sleigh Ride"TLC
"Cool Jerk"The Capitols
"It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas"Johnny Mathis
"It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year"Andy Williams
"Christmas All Over Again"Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
"Somewhere in My Memory"Bette Midler
"Sombras de otros tiempos" ("Somewhere in My Memory")
("Shadows of Other Times") (Spanish version)
Ana Belén
Adeste Fideles ("O Come All Ye Faithful")
("All Ye Faithful") (uncredited)
"Silver Bells" (uncredited)Atlantic Starr

Soundtrack listing

  1. "All Alone On Christmas" - Darlene Love (4:14)
  2. "A Holly Jolly Christmas" - Alan Jackson (2:14)
  3. "Somewhere in My Memory" - Bette Midler, composed by John Williams, lyrics by Leslie Bricusse (3:58)
  4. "My Christmas Tree" - Home Alone Children's Choir, composed by Alan Menken, lyrics by Jack Feldman (2:35)
  5. "Sleigh Ride" - TLC (3:44)
  6. "Silver Bells" - Atlantic Starr (4:15)
  7. "Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas" - John Williams (2:40)
  8. Christmas All Over Again - Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (only included in the Home Alone Christmas album)
  9. "Jingle Bell Rock" - Bobby Helms (2:09)
  10. "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year" - Andy Williams (2:33) (not included in the soundtrack)
  11. "Cool Jerk (Christmas Mix)" - The Capitols (2:39)
  12. "It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas" - Johnny Mathis (2:14)
  13. "Christmas Star" - John Williams (3:16)
  14. "O Come All Ye Faithful" - Lisa Fischer (3:26) (does not appear in the film; possibly a bonus track)

Score album

In addition, a CD with excerpts from the score by John Williams was issued in 1992.[1] The track listing is as follows:

  1. Somewhere in My Memory (3:49)
  2. Home Alone (2:01)
  3. We Overslept Again (2:46)
  4. Christmas Star (3:18)
  5. Arrival in New York (1:41)
  6. Plaza Hotel And Duncan's Toy Store (3:45)
  7. Concierge And Race To The Room (2:04)
  8. Star of Bethlehem (3:28)
  9. The Thieves Return (4:35)
  10. Appearance of Pigeon Lady (3:19)
  11. Christmas at Carnegie Hall (O Come All Ye Faithful/O Little Town of Bethlehem/Silent Night) (5:02)
  12. Into the Park (3:49)
  13. Haunted Brownstone (3:01)
  14. Christmas Star And Preparing the Trap (4:17)
  15. To the Plaza Presto (3:22)
  16. Reunion at Rockefeller Center (2:36)
  17. Kevin's Booby Traps (3:41)
  18. Finale (3:55)
  19. Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas (2:51)

Special edition album

On the film's tenth anniversary, Varèse Sarabande released a two-disc special edition soundtrack, containing the previously noted cues along with additional compositions that were left out from the final film.[2]

The complete track listing is as follows:[2]

Disc One
  1. Home Alone (Main Title) (2:07)
  2. This Year's Wish (1:47)
  3. We Overslept Again/Holiday Flight (3:19)
  4. Separate Vacations* (1:58)
  5. Arrival in New York** (2:59)
  6. The Thieves Return (3:28)
  7. Plaza Hotel (3:04)
  8. Concierge (1:31)
  9. Distant Goodnights (Christmas Star) (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (2:05)
  10. A Day in the City (:59)
  11. Duncan’s Toy Store (2:41)
  12. Turtle Doves (1:29)
  13. To the Plaza, Presto (3:27)
  14. Race to the Room/Hot Pursuit (4:08)
  15. Haunted Brownstone (3:02)
  16. Appearance of the Pigeon Lady (3:21)
  17. Christmas at Carnegie Hall (O Come, All Ye Faithful/O Little Town of Bethlehem/Silent Night) (5:15)
Disc Two
  1. Christmas Star - Preparing the Trap (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (4:22)
  2. Another Christmas in the Trenches (2:33)
  3. Running Through Town (1:16)
  4. Luring the Thieves* (4:02)
  5. Kevin's Booby Traps (7:23)
  6. Down the Rope/Into the Park (5:06)
  7. Reunion at Rockefeller Center/It's Christmas (5:21)
  8. Finale (2:00)
  9. We Wish You a Merry Christmas (Traditional) and Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (2:51)
  10. End Title (1:32)
  11. Holiday Flight (alternate) (2:32)
  12. Suite from "Angels with Filthy Souls II" (:56)
  13. Somewhere in My Memory (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (3:57)
  14. Star of Bethlehem (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (3:32)
  15. Christmas Star (Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse) (3:23)
  16. Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas (orchestra) (2:23)

Home video releases

Notes

Edits

  • On various television airings after the destruction of the World Trade Center of September 11, 2001, the montage where Kevin visits the various landmarks around New York, including the top of the World Trade Center, was cut. It has since been reinstated as of 2020.
  • On the Christmas Day 2019 airing on the CBC, Donald Trump's cameo was cut for time.

Cast

Actor/actressCharacter(s)
Macaulay CulkinKevin McCallister
Joe PesciHarry
Daniel SternMarv
Catherine O'HaraKate
John HeardPeter
Devin RatrayBuzz
Hillary WolfMegan
Maureen ShayLinnie
Michael MaronnaJeff
Gerry BammanUncle Frank
Terrie SnellAunt Leslie
Jedidiah CohenRod
Senta MosesTracy
Daiana CampeanuSondra
Kieran CulkinFuller
Anna SlotkyBrooke
Tim CurryConcierge
Brenda FrickerPigeon lady
Eddie BrackenMr. Duncan
Dana IveyDesk clerk
Rob SchneiderBellman
Leigh ZimmermanFashion model
Ralph FoodyGangster
Clare HoakGangster
Monica DevereunHotel operator
Bob Eubanks (host)
Rip Taylor (celeb #1)
Jaye P. Morgan (celeb #2)
Jimmie Walker (celeb #3)
Patricia Devereux (contestant #1)
Aimee Devereux (contestant #2)
Ding-Dang-Dong
A.M. Columbus
Joe Liss
Skycaps - O'Hare
Teri McEvoyAgent #3 - NY Gate / O'Hare
Ally SheedyNew York Ticket Agent
Harry HutchinsonTicket Taker
Clarke P. DevereuxTicket Taker
Evidence Specialist
Sandra Macat
Venessia Valentino
Flight attendants
Andre LachaumetteMan on plane
Rick ShaferPeter Look Alike
Rod SellOfficer Bennett
Ron CanadaCop in Time Square
Cedric YoungCop in Central Park
William Dambra
Mark Morettini
Arresting cops in Central Park
Fred KrauseCliff
James ColeSecurity Guard
Donald TrumpHimself
Warren RiceDoorman
Thomas CivitanoPlaza marketing director
Daniel DassinWaiter
Donna BlackHealth club woman
Abdoulaye N'GomBead vendor
Peter Pantaleo
Michael Hansen
Airport van drivers
Michael GoldfingerLimo driver
Mario TodiscoCab driver
Anthony CannataSergeant in toy store
Eleanor ColumbusLittle girl in toy store
Karen Giordano
Fran McGee
Streetwalkers
Leonard TepperSleeping man
Kevin ThomasGeeky kid
Al CerulloHelicopter pilot
Uncredited
David BostonMan unloading truck
Dan BuckmanCentral Park Ice Skater
Laurence S. ChessParent at Christmas play
Chris ColumbusMan in Toy Store
Jonathon GentryChoir Boy
Eric IanKid in the Airport
Karen Jensen-ClarkWoman with shopping bag
Jeffrey LandmanChoir Singer
Eden RiegelChoir Member
Mike SodeAirport College Student
Paul ZimmermanPedestrian

References

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"Dear Dad" • "Dear Sis" • "Death Takes a Holiday" • "All About Christmas Eve" • "Christmas Story" • "Santa Baby" • "Kay's Gift" • "Merry Catnip" • "Christmas Carol" • "Emily" • "How the Ghosts Stole Christmas" • "Amends" • "Cookies for Santa" • "The Santa in the Slush" • "A Very Glee Christmas" • "Extraordinary Merry Christmas" • "The 23rd" • "Glee, Actually" • "Santa" • "Previously Unaired Christmas"
Animated shows and specials
The Simpsons "Simpson Christmas" • "Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire" • "Marge Be Not Proud" • "Miracle on Evergreen Terrace" • "Grift of the Magi" • "Skinner's Sense of Snow" • "She of Little Faith" • "'Tis the Fifteenth Season" • "Simpson Christmas Stories" • "Kill Gil, Volumes I & II" • "The Fight Before Christmas" • "Holidays of Future Passed" • "White Christmas Blues" • "I Won't Be Home for Christmas • "The Nightmare After Krustmas" • "'Tis the 30th Season" • "Bobby, It's Cold Outside"
King of the Hill "The Unbearable Blindness of Laying" • "Pretty, Pretty Dresses" • "Hillennium" • "'Twas the Nut Before Christmas" • "The Father, the Son, and J.C." • "Livin' on Reds, Vitamin C and Propane" • "Ms. Wakefield"
<Family Guy, American Dad!, and The Cleveland Show< "A Very Special Family Guy Freakin' Christmas" • "The Best Christmas Story Never" • "The Most Adequate Christmas Ever" • "Rapture's Delight" • "A Cleveland Brown Christmas" • "Road to the North Pole" • "For Whom the Sleigh Bell Tolls" • "Murray Christmas" • "Season's Beatings" • "Die Semi-Hard" • "Jesus, Mary and Joseph!" • "'Tis the Cleveland To Be Sorry" • "Minstrel Krampus" • "Christmas Guy" • "Dreaming of a White Porsche Christmas" • "The 2000-Year-Old Virgin" • "How the Griffin Stole Christmas" • "Don't Be a Dickens At Christmas"
Bob's Burgers "God Rest Ye Merry Gentle-Mannequins" • "Christmas in the Car" • "Father of the Bob" • "Nice-Capades" • "The Last Gingerbread House on the Left" • "The Bleakening" • "Better Off Sled"
Other cartoons "A Christmas Surprise for Mrs. Stillman" • Olive, the Other Reindeer • "Xmas Story" • "A Tale of Two Santas" • "The Futurama Holiday Spectacular" • Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas • "Miracle on Culpepper Slims Boulevard"
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