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Kevin McAllister Is a Monster

The idea that he was the savior of the 'Home Alone' movies is woefully inaccurate.


The Case for More Death in Kids' Movies

Cartoons are rife with murdered animals, but there are few live action family films that deal with the human grief that comes afterward.


Macauley Culkin Gets Crucified in Father John Misty’s Sacri-licious New Music Video

The Adam Green-directed "Total Entertainment Forever" is a psychedelic bricolage extravaganza of Viagra, virtual reality, and irreverence.


Was Elvis Really in ‘Home Alone’? An Investigation

There's a conspiracy theory that believes The King was a background extra in the classic holiday movie, 13 years after his supposed death. Let's take a look.


My Slice of Life with the Pizza Underground

Playing in a pizza-themed Velvet Underground cover band with Macaulay Culkin taught me more about the nature of celebrity—and pizza—than I'd bargained for.


The Comedy of Awkward Uber Rides According to the ':DRYVRS' Creator

Watch episode two of the viral comedy, and learn about the future of the show inside.


Adam Green's Psychedelic 'Aladdin' Is a Handmade Labour of Love

An exclusive look at how a group of friends and lovers, including Macaulay Culkin, Alia Shawkat, Zoe Kravitz, and Natasha Lyonne, made the version of 'Aladdin' you never knew you needed.


America's Favorite Child Soldier: 'Home Alone,' 25 Years Later

How John Hughes crafted a right-wing masterpiece under the guise of good, clean fun for the family.


Playing the Fool: My Life as a Freelance Clown

"Angry parents cut the line on behalf of their children. I wanted to tell them they were acting like bullies, but instead I handed them inflatable dogs."


Meet the Mystery Man Who Rapped on Michael Jackson's 'Black or White'

The man credited only as "L.T.B." never recorded another bar after being featured on one of the most popular songs of the 90s.


We Asked Some Celebrities What It's Like to Be the Subject of an Online Death Hoax

One person's prank is another person's trauma.


'Party Monster' Was the Film That Changed How I Thought of Elitism

"Party Monster" is packaged as a fairytale-like moral lesson on the true price of excess.