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John Hughes

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 8 films, with $311,195,980 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #388)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Home Alone (Screenwriter), Home Alone (Producer), Flubber (Producer), Flubber (Screenwriter), Ferris Bueller's Day Off (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Head of Military (The Fifth Element), 'Girl' in dress with paper bag over head (National Lampoon's Class Reunion), Guy Running Between Cabs (Ferris Bueller's Day Off)
Most productive collaborators: Macaulay Culkin, Chris Columbus, Joe Pesci, Les Mayfield, Daniel Stern

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
As an ActorSupporting1$63,540,020$200,329,138$263,869,158
Cameo1$65,008,271$0$65,008,271
(Unclassified)1$16,550,727$0$16,550,727
In Technical RolesDirector8$311,195,980$0$311,195,980
Screenwriter4$420,434,530$275,923,432$696,357,962
Producer3$404,118,272$275,923,432$680,041,704
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
5/9/1997 The Fifth Element Head of Military  $63,540,020 $200,329,138 $263,869,158
6/11/1986 Ferris Bueller's Day Off Guy Running Between Cabs  $65,008,271 $0 $65,008,271
10/29/1982 National Lampoon's Class Reunion 'Girl' in dress with paper bag over head  $16,550,727 $0 $16,550,727
Movies: 3Totals:$145,099,018$200,329,138$345,428,156
  Averages:$48,366,339$66,776,379$115,142,719
Release
Date
TitleRoleDomestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
11/26/1997 Flubber Screenwriter,
Producer 
$92,969,824 $85,000,000 $177,969,824
10/25/1991 Curly Sue Producer,
Screenwriter,
Director 
$33,644,430 $0 $33,644,430
11/16/1990 Home Alone Screenwriter,
Producer 
$277,504,018 $190,923,432 $468,427,450
8/16/1989 Uncle Buck Director $64,189,596 $0 $64,189,596
2/5/1988 She's Having a Baby Director $16,031,707 $0 $16,031,707
11/25/1987 Planes, Trains & Automobiles Director $46,444,520 $0 $46,444,520
6/11/1986 Ferris Bueller's Day Off Director $65,008,271 $0 $65,008,271
8/2/1985 Weird Science Screenwriter,
Director 
$16,316,258 $0 $16,316,258
2/15/1985 The Breakfast Club Director $45,875,171 $0 $45,875,171
5/4/1984 Sixteen Candles Director $23,686,027 $0 $23,686,027
Movies: 15Totals:$1,135,748,782$551,846,864$1,687,595,646
  Averages:$75,716,585$36,789,791$112,506,376