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Uncle Buck (1989)

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Starring (View all)
John Candy John Candy
Buck Russell
Jean Louisa Kelly Jean Louisa Kelly
Tia Russell
Gaby Hoffmann Gaby Hoffmann
Maizy Russell
Macaulay Culkin Macaulay Culkin
Miles Russell
Amy Madigan Amy Madigan
Chanice Kobolowski
Elaine Bromka Elaine Bromka
Cindy Russell
Garrett M. Brown Garrett M. Brown
Bob Russell
Laurie Metcalf Laurie Metcalf
Marcie Dahlgren-Frost


Written by
John Hughes John Hughes
(written by)


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hey, Pal...

14 years, 11 months ago at Jan 3 11:20
1 vote
This is a good comedy with a dark twist to it, like a lot of John Hughes movies. The up side is that it's funny and really quotable...

"Hi, I'm Buck Melanoma, Moley Russell's wart..."

It's John Candy in one of his funnier roles. Check it out, watch it, then watch it again.

An average movie

10 years, 8 months ago at Apr 7 16:57
1 vote
By now, I have seen most of the movies directed by John Hughes (I’m still missing ‘Sixteen Candles’ and ‘She's Having a Baby’) but except for ‘The Breakfast Club’ which really deserves its stellar reputation, I can’t say I was really impressed by his work and this movie was not an exception. Indeed, I didn't think it was that great. I mean, sure, it was not bad either but that's a... read more

8/10

3 months ago at Sep 4 16:11
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This is a true classic. Very funny and heartwarming movie. It’s worth watching and rewatching. 
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Bachelor and all round slob, Buck, babysits his brother's rebellious teenage daughter and her cute younger brother and sister.
Release date: 16 August 1989
UPC: 025192031724
Tags: Comedy (34), Family (12), 1989 (12), 1980s (12), Drama (9), American (5), Uncle (4), Bowling (3), John Hughes (3), Child Actors (3), 80s (2), Dark Comedy (2), Moving (2), Quotable (2), Chicago (2), Teenager (2), Babysitter (2), Responsibility (2), Teen Angst (2), Sessão Da Tarde (2)
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