john hughes

Molly Ringwald Pens Essay on the Complicated Legacy of John Hughes in the #MeToo Era

Molly Ringwald is probably most remembered for her lead roles in John Hughes' beloved 1980s films The Breakfast Club, Pretty in Pink, and Sixteen Candles.
Rob Arcand / April 7, 2018

‘Drive’: The Secrets to an Awesome Soundtrack

Drive, which opens today, stars Ryan Gosling as an unnamed stuntman/getaway driver who gets mixed up with mob, leaving him with no choice but to…
Aaron Hillis / September 16, 2011

John Hughes and the Soundtracks to Our Lives

John Hughes, who passed away on Thursday at age 59, graduated Glenbrook North High School in suburban Illinois in the spring of 1968.I graduated high…
Marc Spitz / August 7, 2009

Our 7 Favorite John Hughes Musical Moments

John Hughes only directed eight films in his career -- and one of them was Curly Sue -- yet he was more than a filmmaker.
SPIN Staff / August 6, 2009