Latest John Hughes Stories

2008-08-17 15:00:18

Actor Rainn Wilson says his upcoming movie "The Rocker" is reminiscent of the family-friendly works of Hollywood director John Hughes.

2008-08-03 06:00:17

By Laura Tutor, The Anniston Star, Ala. Aug. 3--Twenty-three years, and the song still grabs you by the hand. Now it emanates from a television -- not a movie screen -- hawking back-to-school fashions for the 'tween and teen set. "Don't you....

2008-08-01 21:00:25

By TENLEY WOODMAN "AMERICAN TEEN" Rated: PG-13. At Kendall Square and Embassy cinemas and Harvard Square Theatre. Grade: C- John Hughes called. He wants his movie back.

2008-08-01 09:00:41

By Jeff Vice Deseret News It had to happen eventually. With at least 20 years behind them, the 1980s are seen as having a seriously kitschy quality -- at least as much as '50s, '60s and '70s.

2008-07-23 12:00:48

By Debbie Ingram, Dothan Eagle, Ala. Jul. 23--Folks in Geneva want the waters of the Little Choctawhatchee and Pea Rivers to remain free flowing.

2008-07-02 09:00:39

By Harold Valentine, Tampa Tribune, Fla. Jul. 2--LAKE MAGDALENE -- LAKE MAGDALENE -- It's a matter of mental health. Lake Magdalene resident John Hughes, 44, picked up the alto saxophone in his late 20s while unhappily married to his first wife and working a stressful managerial position.

Word of the Day
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.