Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo
Sixteen Candles (1984)
7 Rating
(758 ratings)
7.1 IMDB rating
Your Rating:

Add to favorites
Directed by


Starring (View all)
Molly Ringwald Molly Ringwald
Samantha
Justin Henry Justin Henry
Mike Baker
Haviland Morris Haviland Morris
Caroline
Gedde Watanabe Gedde Watanabe
Long Duk Dong
Paul Dooley Paul Dooley
Jim Baker
Carlin Glynn Carlin Glynn
Brenda Baker


Written by
John Hughes John Hughes
written by


Lists

125 votes
Film Posters That Make You Go 'HOLY SHIT!' (33 items)
list by Severin Severin
Published 7 years, 9 months ago 13 comments
123 votes
My Brilliant and Witty 2013 Movie Diary (203 items)
list by Severin Severin
Published 6 years, 6 months ago 39 comments
105 votes
6,006 Movies to Experience B4 Death... (6009 items)
list by ToonHead2102
Published 8 years, 2 months ago 13 comments
93 votes
Watched in 2012 (612 items)
list by Coby
Published 7 years, 6 months ago 12 comments
63 votes
Watched in...2016 (866 items)
list by denis24
Published 3 years, 6 months ago 7 comments

View all Sixteen Candles (1984) lists (254 more)

Sixteen Candles (1984) Videos

trailer for sixteen candles

422 Views, 1 votes

Added 11 years ago



View all Sixteen Candles (1984) videos (7 more)

Cover art, photos and screenshots

4 votes
4 votes
3 votes
3 votes
3 votes

Reviews

Average teen flick.

11 years, 2 months ago at May 8 12:41
1 vote
"I loathe the bus. There has to be a more dignified mode of transportation."

Sixteen Candles is one of John Hughes' earliest movies. During the 1980s Hughes was the guru when it came to classic high school comedies that accurately encapsulate the torment and pain of life as a teenager. This film was Hughes' directorial debut. His career immediately took off as he directed such famou... read more

An average movie

2 years, 6 months ago at Jan 10 20:52
1 vote
To be honest, I always had a hard time with John Hughes, but since this movie had a decent reputation,  I thought I might as well check it out. Eventually, I have to admit that it was actually not bad at all. Sure, it never reached the level of 'The Breakfast Club' which would remain forever his only real masterpiece but it was still a decent a directing debut. Indeed, even though I tend to think... read more
View all Sixteen Candles (1984) reviews
Samantha's life is going downhill fast. The fifteen-year-old has a crush on the most popular boy in school, and the geekiest boy in school has a crush on her. Her sister's getting married, and with all the excitement the rest of her family forgets her birthday! Add all this to a pair of horrendously embarrassing grandparents, a foreign exchange student named Long Duc Dong, and we have the makings of a hilarious journey into young womanhood.
Release date: 4 May 1984
UPC: 014381427028
Tags: Romance (21), Comedy (18), Teen (15), High School (12), 1980s (10), 1984 (9), Brat Pack (9), Wedding (8), Birthday (8), Coming Of Age (6), School Dance (5), Party (5), (4), Love (4), Title Based On Song (4), Suburbia (4), Nerd (4), Father Daughter Relationship (3), Number In Title (3), Restaurant (3)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

Phoenix Feather added this to a list 2 days, 10 hours ago
Seen Films: Joan Cusack (37 movies items)
ekimo72 added this to a list 3 weeks, 4 days ago
My Movie Collection (5158 movies items)
Triggerhappy6 added this to a list 3 weeks, 4 days ago
John Hughes - Best to worst (as a Director) (8 movies items)

"My rating: 7/10"


r04n1ez added this to a list 1 month ago
My favorite teen movies (34 movies items)
Exclusive added this to a list 1 month, 2 weeks ago
TKR added this to a list 2 months, 3 weeks ago
artemiss added this to a list 4 months, 1 week ago
mirinbuddy added this to a list 4 months, 1 week ago
Netflix Ranked (40 movies items)
mirinbuddy added this to a list 5 months ago
Favorite Teen Movies (41 movies items)
mirinbuddy added this to a list 5 months ago
Favorite Comedy Movies (52 movies items)
mirinbuddy added this to a list 5 months ago
Last 10 Movies (10 movies items)
mirinbuddy added this to a list 5 months ago
Movies watched in 2019 (117 movies items)

" Netflix 22/02/19 7/10 "


Agent Kermit D. Fonz added this to a list 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Favorite Comedy Films: 1984-1985 (52 movies items)

" Directed by: John Hughes Produced by: Hilton A. Green, Sean Daniels, Michelle Manning, and Ned Tannen Written by: John Hughes Cinematography: Bobby Byrne Edited by: Edward Warschilka Music by: Ira Newborn Distributed by: Universal Pictures"


Unique added this to a list 6 months ago
Favorite Movies (1233 movies items)
Phoenix Feather added this to a list 6 months ago
Seen Films (1980s) (268 movies items)
movieman added this to a list 6 months ago
F-Bombs in PG-13 Movies (115 movies items)
Phoenix Feather added this to a list 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Phoenix Feather's Movie Diary 2019 (395 movies items)

"(REWATCHED: 2 January 2019)"


Nikki added this to a list 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Film/TV References in Community (28 movies items)

" 1.21 Contemporary American Poultry "


Jack Harkness added this to a list 8 months, 2 weeks ago
DarthTrino added this to a list 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Películas vistas en 2018 (613 movies items)
DarthTrino added this to a list 8 months, 3 weeks ago
DarthTrino posted 6 images [View All] 9 months ago

SwornShadow added this to a list 11 months, 1 week ago
Sucker for the 80’s (346 movies items)
Agent Kermit D. Fonz added this to a list 1 year ago
Top 10 of 10: 1984 (64 movies items)
Bridgey07 added this to a list 1 year ago
-Watched in June 2018- (47 movies items)

"June 15 "


aLittleTyger voted for an image 1 year ago

sara added this to a list 1 year, 1 month ago
80s Movies I've Seen (62 movies items)
quincelodge added this to a list 1 year, 2 months ago
Quince Lodge movies (572 movies items)
YAHEMMI added this to a list 1 year, 4 months ago
My DVD COLLECTION (6518 dvds items)
Nusch voted for 3 images 1 year, 4 months ago

Leo added this to a list 1 year, 5 months ago
MK-677 voted for 6 images [View All] 1 year, 5 months ago

edvenjoy added this to a list 1 year, 6 months ago
Agent Kermit D. Fonz voted for an image 1 year, 6 months ago

Nusch added this to a list 1 year, 6 months ago
Watched in 2018 (189 movies items)
Triggerhappy6 added this to a list 1 year, 6 months ago
Movies I've seen in 2017 (541 movies items)

"My rating: 7/10 (Rewatch)"


Lena added this to a list 1 year, 6 months ago
perod voted for 6 images [View All] 1 year, 7 months ago

Kandi added this to a list 1 year, 8 months ago
Wedding Scenes 2 - Movies (34 movies items)

" John Kapelos and Blanche Baker"


Agent Kermit D. Fonz added this to a list 1 year, 8 months ago

« Prev12 3 Next »