Uncle Buck

Buck Russell, a lovable but slovenly bachelor, suddenly becomes the temporary caretaker of his nephew and nieces after a family emergency. His freewheeling attitude soon causes tension with his older niece Tia, loyal girlfriend Chanice and just about everyone else who crosses his path.

Directed by: John Hughes David Kelley
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Family,
Production Company: Hughes Entertainment,

Uncle Buck - He's crude. He's crass. He's family. - Azwaad Movie Database
  • Release Date: 16-08-1989
  • Runtime: 100 Minutes
  • Popularity: 14.09
  • Vote Count: 982
  • IMDB Rating: 6.8
  • Budget: USD 15,000,000
  • Revenue: USD 79,258,538
  • Region: United States of America ( US ),
  • Homepage: N/A






Photo Name Character
John Candy - Azwaad Movie Database John Candy Buck Russell
Jean Louisa Kelly - Azwaad Movie Database Jean Louisa Kelly Tia Russell
Gaby Hoffmann - Azwaad Movie Database Gaby Hoffmann Maizy Russell
Macaulay Culkin - Azwaad Movie Database Macaulay Culkin Miles Russell
Amy Madigan - Azwaad Movie Database Amy Madigan Chanice Kobolowski
Elaine Bromka - Azwaad Movie Database Elaine Bromka Cindy Russell
Garrett M. Brown - Azwaad Movie Database Garrett M. Brown Bob Russell
Laurie Metcalf - Azwaad Movie Database Laurie Metcalf Marcie Dahlgren-Frost
Jay Underwood - Azwaad Movie Database Jay Underwood Bug
Brian Tarantina - Azwaad Movie Database Brian Tarantina E. Roger Coswell
Photo Name Department
Risa Bramon Garcia-Production Risa Bramon Garcia Production (Casting)
Billy Hopkins-Production Billy Hopkins Production (Casting)
Lou Lombardo-Editing Lou Lombardo Editing (Editor)
John Hughes-Directing John Hughes Directing (Director)
John Hughes-Production John Hughes Production (Producer)
John Hughes-Writing John Hughes Writing (Writer)
Ralf D. Bode-Camera Ralf D. Bode Camera (Director of Photography)
Ira Newborn-Sound Ira Newborn Sound (Original Music Composer)
Peck Prior-Editing Peck Prior Editing (Editor)
Tom Jacobson-Production Tom Jacobson Production (Producer)

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