John Hughes

John Hughes

  • Birthday: 1950-02-18
  • Deathday: 2009-08-06
  • Place of birth: Lansing, Michigan, USA
  • Also know as: Edmond Dantès

Biography

John Hughes (February 18, 1950 – August 6, 2009) was an American film director, producer and screenwriter. He directed and scripted some of the most successful films of the 1980s and 1990s, including National Lampoon's Vacation, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Weird Science, The Breakfast Club, Some Kind of Wonderful, Sixteen Candles, Pretty in Pink; Planes, Trains and Automobiles; Uncle Buck, Career Opportunities, 101 Dalmatians, Home Alone, and its sequels, Home Alone 2 and Home Alone 3.

Filmography

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

1986

As Guy Running Between Cabs (uncredited)

The Making of Some Kind of Wonderful

2006

As Self (archive footage)

John Hughes: Life Moves Pretty Fast

2012

As Self (archive footage)

The Breakfast Club

1985

As Brian’s Father (uncredited)

Brats

2024

As Self (archive footage) (uncredited)

Production

Home Alone

1990

As Screenplay

Home Alone

1990

As Producer

The Breakfast Club

1985

As Producer

The Breakfast Club

1985

As Director

The Great Outdoors

1988

As Writer

Only the Lonely

1991

As Producer

Uncle Buck

1989

As Producer

The Great Outdoors

1988

As Executive Producer

Uncle Buck

1989

As Director

Miracle on 34th Street

1994

As Producer

Miracle on 34th Street

1994

As Screenplay

National Lampoon's Vacation

1983

As Screenplay

Baby's Day Out

1994

As Producer

Baby's Day Out

1994

As Screenplay

Pretty in Pink

1986

As Screenplay

101 Dalmatians

1996

As Screenplay

101 Dalmatians

1996

As Producer

Maid in Manhattan

2002

As Story

Weird Science

1985

As Screenplay

Weird Science

1985

As Director

Curly Sue

1991

As Director

Curly Sue

1991

As Producer

Curly Sue

1991

As Screenplay

Drillbit Taylor

2008

As Story

Dennis the Menace

1993

As Screenplay

Dennis the Menace

1993

As Producer

Dutch

1991

As Writer

Dutch

1991

As Producer

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

1986

As Producer

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

1986

As Director

Home Alone 4

2002

As Characters

Flubber

1997

As Producer

Flubber

1997

As Screenplay

Class Reunion

1982

As Writer

She's Having a Baby

1988

As Director

She's Having a Baby

1988

As Producer

Home Alone 3

1997

As Producer

Home Alone 3

1997

As Writer

Mr. Mom

1983

As Writer

Sixteen Candles

1984

As Director

Reach the Rock

1998

As Writer

Career Opportunities

1991

As Writer

New Port South

2001

As Executive Producer

Some Kind of Wonderful

1987

As Writer

Vacation

2015

As Characters

Just Visiting

2001

As Screenplay

Beethoven's 3rd

2000

As Characters

Reach the Rock

1998

As Producer

Career Opportunities

1991

As Producer

Beethoven's 2nd

1993

As Characters

Pretty in Pink

1986

As Executive Producer

Some Kind of Wonderful

1987

As Producer

American Adventure

2000

As Characters

Nate and Hayes

1983

As Writer

Beethoven

1992

As Writer

She's Having a Baby

1988

As Writer

Uncle Buck

1989

As Writer

The Breakfast Club

1985

As Writer

Beethoven's 4th

2001

As Characters

Mallrats

1995

As Thanks

Sixteen Candles

1984

As Writer

Home Sweet Home Alone

2021

As Screenplay

Home Sweet Home Alone

2021

As Story

Sam and Victor's Day Off

0000

As Original Film Writer

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