John Hughes

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 8 films, with $321,678,780 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #361)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Home Alone (Screenwriter), Home Alone (Producer), Flubber (Producer), Flubber (Screenwriter), Ferris Bueller's Day Off (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: 'Girl' in dress with paper bag over head (National Lampoon's Class Reunion), Guy Running Between Cabs (Ferris Bueller's Day Off)

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorCameo1$70,136,369$0$70,136,369
(Unclassified)1$16,550,727$0$16,550,727
In Technical RolesDirector8$321,678,780$0$321,678,780
Screenwriter4$428,715,732$275,923,432$704,639,164
Producer3$412,399,474$275,923,432$688,322,906
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
6/11/1986 Ferris Bueller's Day Off Guy Running Between Cabs  $6,275,647 $70,136,369 $70,136,369  
10/29/1982 National Lampoon's Class Reunion 'Girl' in dress with paper bag over head  $3,086,525 $16,550,727 $16,550,727  
Movies: 2Totals: $86,687,096$86,687,096 
  Averages:$4,681,086$43,343,548$43,343,548$0
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
11/26/1997 Flubber Producer, Screenwriter $26,725,207 $92,993,801 $177,993,801 $80,000,000
10/25/1991 Curly Sue Producer, Screenwriter, Director $4,974,958 $33,644,430 $33,644,430  
11/16/1990 Home Alone Screenwriter, Producer $17,081,997 $285,761,243 $476,684,675 $15,000,000
8/16/1989 Uncle Buck Director $8,794,501 $66,758,538 $66,758,538  
2/5/1988 She's Having a Baby Director $3,827,520 $16,031,707 $16,031,707  
11/25/1987 Planes, Trains & Automobiles Director $7,009,482 $49,230,280 $49,230,280  
6/11/1986 Ferris Bueller's Day Off Director $6,275,647 $70,136,369 $70,136,369  
8/2/1985 Weird Science Director, Screenwriter $4,895,421 $16,316,258 $16,316,258  
2/15/1985 The Breakfast Club Director $5,107,599 $45,875,171 $45,875,171  
5/4/1984 Sixteen Candles Director $4,461,520 $23,686,027 $23,686,027