Home Alone 5: The Holiday Heist

Movie review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Predictable slapstick comedy still delivers the laughs.

NR 2013 98 minutes

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 24 reviews

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**make sure you discuss safe online practices/interactions with your kids after watching this movie** This movie is fine but I haven’t seen anyone talking about how the child is talking to and befriends a grown man through gaming. Making him a hero at the end of the movie is inappropriate, sends a terrible message to kids. Probably the only thing that really upset me about the movie.

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