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Hughes, John 1950-2009

Overview
Works: 278 works in 1,051 publications in 8 languages and 36,461 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Fiction  Comedy films  Teen films  Interviews  Christmas films  Film adaptations  Humor  Fantasy films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Production personnel, Scenarist, Other, Conceptor, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of dialog, Film editor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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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 )
42 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,007 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
Ferris Bueller's day off by Matthew Broderick( visu )
73 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,873 libraries worldwide
A high school student is determined to get a day off with his friends in Chicago by outwitting his principal
The breakfast club by John Hughes( visu )
68 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,802 libraries worldwide
They are five high school students with nothing in common, faced with spending a Saturday morning detention together in their school library. At 7 a.m. they had nothing to say to each other, but by 4 p.m., they had bared their souls and become good friends
Christmas vacation ( visu )
18 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,299 libraries worldwide
It's Christmas time and Clark decides to invite all the family to have 'the most fun-filled old-fashioned family Christmas, that no one will ever forget.' When the first relatives arrive, Clark goes out on the roof to rig the lighting. The one thing that Clark wants is to surprise the whole family with is the installation of a pool, which he already ordered. Unfortunately, the bonus check Clark expects any minute is overdue. Tempers rise and not just because of the late check. Uninvited cousin Eddie arrives with his family in their mobile home
Home alone 2 lost in New York by Macaulay Culkin( visu )
40 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,141 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 John Hughes( visu )
26 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,882 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 )
39 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,832 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 )
30 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,766 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
101 Dalmatians by Dodie. Hundred and one dalmatians Smith( visu )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 1,708 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
Flubber by Les Mayfield( visu )
24 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,644 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
Pretty in pink by Howard Deutch( visu )
21 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,478 libraries worldwide
A poor girl falls in love with a rich guy, and it angers both their families and their friends
Home alone 3 by Raja Gosnell( visu )
21 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,286 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
Uncle Buck ( visu )
19 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,170 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 Stan Dragoti( visu )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 1,116 libraries worldwide
Michael Keaton plays a harried househusband and Teri Garr a rising business executive who encounter one problem after another
European vacation by Harold Ramis( visu )
16 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 873 libraries worldwide
When a typical American family takes a cross-country vacation, it can only mean one thing: total disaster!
Baby's day out by Patrick Read Johnson( visu )
28 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 845 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
Weird science ( visu )
18 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 779 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
The great outdoors ( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 715 libraries worldwide
A mild-mannered family's summer vacation is plunged into chaos by the unexpected arrival of their least-favorite relatives
Home alone 2 : lost in New York by A. L Singer( Book )
6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
Separated from his Florida-bound family in Chicago's O'Hare Airport at Christmastime, ten-year-old Kevin McCallister flies into New York City ready for anything--except Harry and Marv! Illustrated with stills from the movie
Dennis the menace by Nick Castle( visu )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Hank Ketcham's popular comic-strip kid manages to create problems for his long-suffering neighbor George Wilson, while at the same time foiling a neighborhood villain
 
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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
Languages
English (469)
French (32)
Spanish (16)
German (10)
Multiple languages (8)
Dutch (5)
Danish (1)
Japanese (1)
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