They're Hughes'ed Quotes, half off. Wednesday, August 6th, is the five-year anniversary of the death of beloved director and writer John Hughes. To mark the occasion, here’s a quiz of lines from films he wrote and/or directed. Some are easy, some might only be known to hardcore fans of the Hughes canon. You might be surprised by one or two of these! Which Hughes Is It? Breakfast Club? Sixteen Candles? Pretty in Pink?