Tuesday, August 4, 2015
John Hughes, 1950-2009
Posted on Thu, Aug 06, 2009
John Hughes, the onetime advertising copywriter turned filmmaker beloved for family-friendly movies such as "Sixteen Candles," "The Breakfast Club," "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and "Home Alone," died of a heart attack Thursday morning in Manhattan.
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