A demon torments the family and friends of Anita in order to take revenge on his death, which was caused by her police-officer father. The rest of the movie is how Anita tackles the demon with the help of her boyfriend.Does that sound familiar? It is identical to the plot from Wes Craven's 1984 A Nightmare On Elm Street. Hell, they even stole the music.
Inadvertently left at home by adults, young cousins face-off against burglars.Hari Puttar even faced a law suit (albeit dismissed by the Indian courts) for infringement. The suit came from Warner Bros, not for the similarity to Home Alone, but because the similarity between Hari Puttar and Harry Potter.