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Uncle Buck

Opens on September 30

Director: John Hughes Run Time: 100 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 1989

Starring: Amy Madigan, Gaby Hoffmann, Jean Louisa Kelly, John Candy, Laurie Metcalf, Macaulay Culkin

Screenwriter: John Hughes

Producers: John HughesTom Jacobson

One of the greatest feel-good comedies of all time, Uncle Buck still over-delivers the feels, the laughs, and one of the best performances of comic genius John Candy. Candy plays Buck Russell, a lovable but slovenly bachelor, who suddenly finds himself as the temporary caretaker of his nephew and nieces during a family emergency. His freewheeling attitude soon causes tension with his sullen teenage niece Tia, long-suffering girlfriend Chanice, and just about everyone else who crosses his path.  With heart, hilarity, and just a touch of subversion, this movie has something for everyone – of every age!


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