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Home Alone 4, part 2.

17.12.08 Wednesday
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uncelestial [17.12.08::10:40]
Little known fact about Home Alone.

In the original script, the kid captures the theives -- who you are supposed to root for -- and tortures them mercilessly. It was supposed to be a "Lil' Bastard" horror flick (a la The Omen).
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herbaliser [17.12.08::10:58]
Dammit. That actually sounds like a movie I saw once, where people break into someone's house, who is actually a psycho, and the person ties them up and tortures them. Did I imagine this?
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tyrven [17.12.08::11:48]
It's been years since I've seen that movie but -- isn't that exactly what happens? Although in that slap-stick / cartoon way where you can pretend that the kid isn't actually a complete monster? I seem to recall electrocution.
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uncelestial [18.12.08::12:14]
No, the kid merely foils the theives and everything is done with the pretense of self-defense. In the original script the theives are captured in the basement and subjected to torture and you follow their exploits as they try to escape. BLOOD IS DRAWN
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uncelestial [18.12.08::12:14]
"Home Alone" begins to mean that no one is there to tell the kid not to do the terrible things, or help the theives.
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