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List of all movies directed by John Hughes ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by John Hughes are listed here and include movie posters and John Hughes movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by John Hughes as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest John Hughes movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top John Hughes film is can be factored into this list.

From John Hughes's studio films to John Hughes's independent films, this John Hughes filmography keeps tabs on all John Hughes movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

List contains movies like Ferris Bueller's Day Off and Uncle Buck.

If you’re wondering “what movies did John Hughes direct?” or “who is John Hughes?” then this list will explain how most people know this director. This list also answers questions like “what are the all-time best movies directed by John Hughes?” and “what's a good selection of good John Hughes movies?”

If you're wanting to get into John Hughes films, then this list is a great starting point for at least starting with the most decent John Hughes works.

All John Hughes director credits are included. This list of every movie that John Hughes has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the John Hughes movie is and which actors starred in the John Hughes film.

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The Breakfast Club Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall

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Ferris Bueller's Day Off is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies Directed by John Hughes
Ferris Bueller's Day Off Charlie Sheen, Matthew Broderick, Jeffrey Jones

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Sixteen Candles is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies Directed by John Hughes
Sixteen Candles John Cusack, Molly Ringwald, Joan Cusack

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Weird Science Robert Downey Jr., Kelly LeBrock, Bill Paxton

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Uncle Buck Macaulay Culkin, John Candy, Patricia Arquette

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Planes, Trains and Automobiles is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies Directed by John Hughes
Planes, Trains and Automobiles Steve Martin, Kevin Bacon, John Candy

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Vacation is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies Directed by John Hughes
Ncrnation added Vacation Chevy Chase, Christie Brinkley, John Candy

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Home Alone is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies Directed by John Hughes
Ncrnation added Home Alone Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, John Candy

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Curly Sue Steve Carell, Jim Belushi, Kelly Lynch

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Ncrnation added Some Kind of Wonderful Lea Thompson, Candace Cameron-Bure, Mary Stuart Masterson

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She's Having a Baby Alec Baldwin, Magic Johnson, Bill Murray

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After Mabo

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What I Have Written Jacek Koman, Angie Milliken, Gillian Jones

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