Home Alone is a progression of American Christmas family parody films initially made by John Hughes, and coordinated by Chris Columbus (1 and 2), Raja Gosnell (3), Rod Daniel (4), Peter Hewitt (5), and Dan Mazer (6). The movies rotate around the experiences encompassing youngsters who find themselves alone during the Christmas season and are confronted with the test of shielding their family’s home or themselves from attacking robbers and lawbreakers.