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    17 Things You Didn't Know About "Home Alone"

    Home Alone was the highest grossing movie in 1990, and to this day it's a Christmas staple. Get pumped for the TV reruns with some new info on this soon-to-be-classic.

    1. Kevin's iconic scream face is based off of Edvard Munch's "The Scream."

    2. Chris Columbus directed the movie.

    3. John Hughes wrote it.

    4. Buzz's girlfriend was a boy.

    5. Kevin's home is real.

    6. It's in the Guinness Book of World Records.

    7. Elvis made a cameo...?

    8. Robert De Niro turned down the role of Harry.

    9. Joe Pesci gave Macaulay Culkin a scar while filming.

    10. Daniel Stern wore rubber feet in the scenes where he is supposedly barefoot.

    11. This was an optical illusion.

    12. "Angels with Filthy Souls" isn't a real movie.

    13. "Angels with Filthier Souls" was the make-believe sequel featured in "Home Alone 2."

    14. Daniel Stern slipped the S-word into the movie.

    15. The role of Uncle Frank was written for Kelsey Grammar.

    16. Harry Lime was named after an Orson Welles character.

    17. Culkin is now the same age that Daniel Stern (Marv) was during filming.