Home Alone fans got all sentimental late last year when Home Alone to promote Google Assistant. But a familiar face was missing.to reprise his role from the 1990 holiday-themed caper comedy
In a surprisingly sweet turn, Pesci plays himself and comments on Culkin's ad. It all leads up to a big moment at the end.
While the ad features a party for the "big game," the ad isn't scheduled to run during the Super Bowl on Sunday, according to a Google spokeswoman.
Google had the smarts to release the video ahead of the Rams-Patriots NFL championship game this weekend, so it will ride the crest of interest in commercials along with the wave of nostalgia for the hijinks of Home Alone.
The search giant will reportedly run two mystery ads during the game, but the company is keeping details under wraps.