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Hughes, John 1950-2009

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Most widely held works by John Hughes
Home alone by Chris Columbus( Visual )

102 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 3,599 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 John Hughes( Visual )

145 editions published between 1984 and 2018 in 10 languages and held by 3,505 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 )

94 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high school student is determined to get a day off with his friends in Chicago by outwitting his principal
National Lampoon's Christmas vacation by John Hughes( Visual )

32 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas is the perfect season for Clark Griswold and his family. Clark's a disaster waiting to happen. You have to see it to believe it. There are 25,000 lights on the Griswold rooftop. An exploding turkey. And a house full of relatives
Home alone 2 : lost in New York by Macaulay Culkin( Visual )

58 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,514 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
Planes, trains & automobiles by John Hughes( Visual )

66 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An uptight businessman faces disaster after disaster as he tries to get back home in time for his family's Thanksgiving dinner, and along the way is joined by an insane traveling salesman that will not leave him alone
Sixteen candles by Molly Ringwald( Visual )

54 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,208 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
Miracle on 34th Street by George Seaton( Visual )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,815 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 )

45 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,802 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 John Hughes( Visual )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 1,651 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 its applied to, to bounce super high and fast
101 Dalmatians by Walt Disney( Visual )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 1,417 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
National Lampoon's vacation by Harold Ramis( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A suburban Chicago family travels across the United States on a comic trek to an amusement park, and encounters a series of disasters along the way
Uncle Buck by John Candy( Visual )

28 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,348 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
Home alone 3 by Raja Gosnell( Visual )

33 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of international crooks hides a stolen military computer chip in a toy car, but an airport mix-up puts it in the hands of whiz-kid Alex Pruitt. When the criminals zero in on him, he sets an array of ambushes and booby traps
Mr. Mom by Charles Shyer( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 1,165 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 by John Hughes( Visual )

40 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teen life is full of mysteries and problems, so a socially challenged, nerdy computer whiz and his best friend set out to create the 'perfect woman.' Like a computer-generated fairy godmother, the duo's heavenly creation guides the pair through the pleasures and pitfalls of teenage life
The great outdoors by Waldemar Januszczak( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2018 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an uninvited and unwelcome family suddenly arrives to join their relatives for a summer of relaxation, the results are anything but restful. Chet Ripley's plans for a quiet vacation at a lakeside resort quickly take a turn when his obnoxious brother-in-law, Roman Craig, and his snooty family appear unannounced and ready to join for a season of "fun" in the sun. Unfortunately, the only thing these two in-laws have in common is their intense dislike for each other
Some kind of wonderful( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in English and held by 791 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
Baby's day out( Visual )

23 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 776 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!
European vacation by Amy Heckerling( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The all-American Clark family wins a deluxe European vacation tour. Ecstatic Mr. Clark (who seems to have O.D.'d on "Father Knows Best" reruns) plans a getaway jammed with forced family togetherness, two weeks sure to become a treasure trove of golden Griswald memories. For the Griswalds, it's typical holiday road havoc
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
National Lampoon's Christmas vacation
Ferris Bueller's Day OffNational Lampoon's Christmas vacationSixteen candlesPretty in PinkFlubberNational Lampoon's vacationMr. MomWeird science
Alternative Names

controlled identityDantes, Edmond, 1950-2009

Dantes, Edmond.

Dantès, Edmond 1950-2009

Džon Hjuz

Hjūs, Džons, 1950-2009

Hughes, John, 1950-2009

Hughes, John Wilden

John Hughes American filmmaker

John Hughes americký filmový režisér, scenárista, producent a herec

John Hughes Amerikaanse filmregisseur, producer en regisseur

John Hughes Amerikansk manusförfattare, filmregissör och producent.

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 Хьюз

Джон Хюз

Џон Хјуз

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ג'ון יוז שחקן אמריקאי

جان هیوز

جون هيوز

존 휴스

휴스, 존 1950-

휴즈, 존 1950-


ヒューズ, ジョン