Uncle Buck

Uncle Buck

Parents in a pinch have a bachelor uncle (John Candy) baby-sit.

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Uncle Buck


Comedy100 Mins1989PG

When Cindy (Elaine Bromka) and her husband, Bob (Garrett M. Brown), have to leave town for a family emergency, there is only one person available to babysit for their three kids: Bob's lazy, carefree brother, Buck (John Candy). While he immediately gets along with the two younger children (Gaby Hoffman, Macaulay Culkin), Buck must change his bachelor lifestyle if he wants to be a responsible caregiver for the angst-filled teenager, Tia (Jean Louisa Kelly).


  • Witty
  • Touching
  • Quirky