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Hughes, John 1950-2009

Works: 283 works in 1,013 publications in 8 languages and 37,120 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Fiction  Comedy films  Interviews  Christmas films  Film adaptations  Humor  Fantasy films  Popular music 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Production personnel, Scenarist, Other, Conceptor, Composer, Author of dialog, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about John Hughes
Publications by John Hughes
Publications by John Hughes, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by John Hughes
Home alone by Chris Columbus( visu )
50 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,083 libraries worldwide
When eight-year-old Kevin McCallister's family left for vacation, they forgot one minor detail: Kevin!
The breakfast club by John Hughes( visu )
73 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,847 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( visu )
39 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,778 libraries worldwide
A high school student is determined to get a day off with his friends by outwitting his principal
Christmas vacation ( visu )
19 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,302 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( visu )
40 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,147 libraries worldwide
Kevin McCallister is ready to turn the Big Apple into his own playground. The notorious Wet Bandits, still smarting from their last encounter with Kevin, are plotting a huge holiday heist in New York. Kevin's ready to welcome them with a battery of booby traps that the bumbling bandits will never forget
Sixteen candles by Molly Ringwald( visu )
31 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 1,942 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( visu )
44 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,874 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( visu )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 1,760 libraries worldwide
In this new version of the 1947 classic film, a little girl meets a department store Santa who's convinced he's the real thing
Flubber by Les Mayfield( visu )
23 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,659 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 Walt Disney( visu )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 1,650 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
Pretty in pink by Howard Deutch( visu )
14 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 1,508 libraries worldwide
Andie is a non-conformist from the wrong part of town, while Blane is a cute rich boy with the perfect pedigree. When he asks her to the prom, they must overcome obstacles set by both their friends and their enemies
Home alone 3 by Raja Gosnell( visu )
20 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,268 libraries worldwide
A band of international crooks has hidden a military computer chip inside a toy car, but an airport mix-up lands it in the hands of whiz-kid Alex Pruitt who's home alone with the chicken pox in a quiet Chicago suburb. When the criminals zero in on Alex's house with their high-tech gadgetry, madness and mayhem kick into high gear as the pint-sized hero defends himself against the bumbling bad guys -- armed with an outrageous array of ambushes and booby traps!
Uncle Buck ( visu )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 1,198 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 John Hughes( visu )
12 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 1,126 libraries worldwide
A young auto executive loses his job and his wife turns into a high-powered executive. At the start Jack Butler thinks he's "a regular Phil Donahue," but soon, dishes, diapers, and a man-eating vacuum cleaner have him singing a different tune. In the meantime, Caroline has come up with a pitch to salvage her ad agency's biggest account but she can't run fast enough from her persistent boss
Weird science ( visu )
21 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 828 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 ( visu )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 827 libraries worldwide
Baby Bink is out on the town for the day, visiting wondrous places and seeing fantastic sights. The only problem is, he is travelling alone! Frantically hunted by his mother and turned into a celebrity by the media, Baby Bink stays one step ahead of a bumbling trio of con artists eager to collect the reward money being offered by the wealthy parents
The great outdoors ( visu )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 744 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 ( visu )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 716 libraries worldwide
A high school tomboy has a crush on her best friend, and is distraught when he falls for a rich snob. Keith, Watts and Amanda prove once and for all that you've got to risk a broken heart in order to find your one true love
European vacation by Amy Heckerling( visu )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 628 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
Vacation ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 481 libraries worldwide
When a typical American family takes a cross-country vacation, it can only mean one thing: total disaster!
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Dantes, Edmond, 1950-2009

Dantes, Edmond
Dantès, Edmond 1950-2009
Hughes, John Wilden
ヒューズ, ジョン
English (467)
French (9)
Spanish (6)
German (6)
Dutch (5)
Multiple languages (4)
Japanese (1)
Danish (1)
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