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Hughes, John 1950-2009

Overview
Works: 283 works in 1,396 publications in 10 languages and 42,628 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Christmas films  Teen films  Children's films  Romantic comedy films  Coming-of-age films  Christmas plays  Science fiction films  Fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Production personnel, Author, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Other, Author of dialog, Film editor, Composer, fmd, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Key
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 )
85 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,557 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 )
121 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,361 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 John'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 )
77 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,167 libraries worldwide
A chronicle of the events experienced by a rather magical 17-year-old, who has an overwhelming urge to cut school one spring day and head for downtown Chicago with his girl and best friend to see the sights and experience a day of freedom
National Lampoon's Christmas vacation by John Hughes( visu )
27 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,519 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 )
50 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,455 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 )
45 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,120 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 )
50 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,089 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 )
32 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,882 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( visu )
33 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,723 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( visu )
26 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,666 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( visu )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 1,505 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
Uncle Buck ( visu )
22 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 1,326 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( visu )
27 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,246 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( visu )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 1,138 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 by John Hughes( visu )
34 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and French and held by 974 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
National Lampoon's vacation by Harold Ramis( visu )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 950 libraries worldwide
When a typical American family takes a cross-country vacation, it can only mean one thing: total disaster!
Baby's day out ( visu )
22 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 821 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!
Some kind of wonderful ( visu )
13 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 777 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
The great outdoors ( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 714 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
European vacation by Amy Heckerling( visu )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 712 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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Alternative Names

controlled identity Dantes, 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 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 שחקן אמריקאי
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
Languages
English (656)
French (30)
Spanish (15)
German (9)
Multiple languages (8)
Dutch (6)
Japanese (2)
Italian (2)
Danish (1)
Portuguese (1)
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