WorldCat Identities

Hughes, John 1950-2009

Overview
Works: 191 works in 756 publications in 6 languages and 39,369 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Christmas films  Teen films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Romantic comedy films  Coming-of-age films  Fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Production personnel, Author, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Author of dialog, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Hughes
Home alone by Chris Columbus( Visual )

44 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When eight-year-old Kevin McCallister's family left for vacation, they forgot one minor detail; Kevin. He's left home alone overnight with two bumbling burglers trying to break in so he rigs a bewildering battery of boobytraps to welcome them
The breakfast club by Emilio Estevez( Visual )

44 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and French and held by 3,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five high school students-- a Rebel, an Athlete, a Brain, a Princess and a Basketcase-- find themselves thrown together serving a Saturday morning detention. They do not have much in common, except giving up their day, sitting in the school library, and writing an essay for the principal. At first, they argue and hate each other, but after smoking some of the Rebel's marijuana, they begin to pour their hearts out to each other. They talk about their fears, secrets, deepest emotions, and problems
Ferris Bueller's Day Off by Matthew Broderick( Visual )

42 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high school student is determined to get a day off, but the principal has other ideas. Contains all-new special features and new interviews with Matthew Broderick
National Lampoon's Christmas vacation by Jie qi ke( Visual )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's Christmastime for the Griswolds. There are 25,000 lights on the rooftop, an exploding turkey on the table, and a dozen or so guests
Home alone 2 lost in New York by Macaulay Culkin( Visual )

40 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kevin McCallister is ... ready to turn the Big Apple into his own playground. ... The notorious Wet Bandits, Harry and Marv, still smarting from their last encounter with Kevin, are plotting a huge holiday heist. Kevin's ready to welcome them with a battery of booby traps that the bumbling bandits will never forget"--Container
Sixteen candles by Molly Ringwald( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 1,967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's Sam's sweet sixteen birthday and no one in her family remembers the important occasion. She's an average teen who endures creepy freshmen, spoiled siblings, confused parents and the beautiful blonde who stands between her and the boy of her dreams
Planes, trains & automobiles by John Hughes( Visual )

32 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neal Page (Martin) wants to fly home to spend Thanksgiving with his family. Del Griffith (Candy) leads Page on a hilarious cross-country wild goose chase that keeps him from tasting his turkey
Miracle on 34th Street by George Seaton( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remake of the 1947 movie in which Kris Kringle (Attenborough), while working at Macy's, encounters an unbelieving child (Wilson) and goes on trial to prove he is Santa
Pretty in Pink by Howard Deutch( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor girl falls in love with a rich guy, and it angers both their families and their friends
Flubber by Les Mayfield( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brilliant but befuddled Professor Phillip Brainard is on the brink of inventing a revolutionary energy source and missing his wedding for the third time! He develops a miraculous elastic goo flubber that enables anything it's applied to, to bounce super high and fast
101 Dalmatians by Stephen Herek( Visual )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and French and held by 1,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A non-animated remake of Disney's puppy tale about the cruel Cruella de Vil who tries to capture Dalmatians Pongo and Perdy's puppies for a new fur coat
Home alone 3 by Raja Gosnell( Visual )

29 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy with chicken pox stays at home and has to thwart the plans of international criminals trying to retrieve a microchip
Uncle Buck( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 1,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about an idle, good-natured bachelor who's left in charge of his nephew and nieces during a family crisis
Mr. Mom by Charles Shyer( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Keaton plays a harried househusband and Teri Garr a rising business executive who encounter one problem after another
Weird science( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two nerdy best friends have the power to create the "perfect woman". Like a computer-generated fairy godmother, the two use their creation to learn about the pleasures and pitfalls of adolescences
Baby's day out( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baby Bink is out on the town for a day, visiting wondrous places and seeing fantastic sights. The only problem is, he is traveling alone!
The great outdoors( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mild-mannered family's summer vacation is plunged into chaos by the unexpected arrival of their least-favorite relatives
Some kind of wonderful( Visual )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high school misfit is so head-over-heels for the senior class siren that he's blind to the charms of his devoted best pal
European vacation by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Griswalds win a free two-week vacation in Europe they have no idea of the havoc they will create
Dennis the menace by Nick Castle( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El niño de la tira cómica popular de Hank Ketcham crea problemas para su vecino sufrido George Wilson, mientras que, al mismo tiempo, frustra a un maleante del vecindario
 
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National Lampoon's Christmas vacation
Alternative Names

controlled identityDantes, Edmond, 1950-2009

Dantes, Edmond.

Dantès, Edmond 1950-2009

Džon Hjuz

Hughes, John Wilden

John Hughes Amerikaanse filmregisseur, producer en regisseur

John Hughes director de cine, productor y guionista estadounidense

John Hughes réalisateur, scénariste et producteur américain

John Hughes regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

John Hughes US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, -produzent und Drehbuchautor

Джон Г'юз

Джон Хюз

Хьюз, Джон

Џон Хјуз

Ջոն Հյուզ

ג'ון יוז

جان هیوز

جون هيوز

존 휴스

휴스, 존 1950-

휴즈, 존 1950-

ジョン・ヒューズ

ヒューズ, ジョン

尊·曉治

尊曉治

約翰·休斯

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Ferris Bueller's Day OffNational Lampoon's Christmas vacationSixteen candlesPretty in PinkFlubberMr. MomWeird scienceBaby's day outEuropean vacation