Sixteen Candles (1984)

Sixteen Candles
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating PG
Runtime 1hr 33mins.
Genres Comedy, Romantic Comedy
Keywords coming-of-age, high school, teen
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Molly Ringwald Actor Samantha 1 1000001
Anthony Hall Actor Geek 1 1000002
Michael Schoeffling Actor Jake 1 1000003
Carlin Glynn Actor Brenda Baker 1 1000004
Paul Dooley Actor Jim Baker 1 1000005
Justin Henry Actor Mike Baker 1 1000006
Blanche Baker Actor Ginny 1 1000007
John Cusack Actor Bryce 1 1000008
Darren Harris Actor Cliff 1 1000009
Deborah Pollack Actor Lumberjack 1 1000010
Ross Berkson Actor Ray Gun Geek #1 1 1000011
Jonathan Chapin Actor Jimmy Montrose 1 1000012
Joan Cusack Actor Girl Geek #1 1 1000013
Brian Doyle-Murray Actor Reverend 1 1000014
Bekka Eaton Actor Female D.J. 1 1000015
Paula Elser Actor Shower Double 1 1000016
Steven Farber Actor Ray Gun Geek #2 1 1000017
Jami Gertz Actor Robin 1 1000018
Frank Howard Actor Freshman 1 1000019
Cinnamon Idles Actor Sara 1 1000020
John Kapelos Actor Rudy 1 1000021
Marge Kotlisky Actor Irene 1 1000022
Tony Longo Actor Rock 1 1000023
Steve Monarque Actor Jock 1 1000024
Bill Orsi Actor Bruno 1 1000025
Beth Ringwald Actor Patty 1 1000026
Zelda Rubinstein Actor Organist 1 1000027
Dennis Vero Actor Bus Driver 1 1000028
Elaine Wilkes Actor Tracy 1 1000029
Liane Curtis Actor Randy 1 1000030
Haviland Morris Actor Caroline 1 1000031
Gedde Watanabe Actor Long Duk Dong 1 1000032
Edward Andrews Actor Howard 1 1000033
Billie Bird Actor Dorothy 1 1000034
Carole Cook Actor Helen 1 1000035
Max Showalter Actor Fred 1 1000036
John Hughes Director n/a 2 2000001
Hilton Green Producer n/a 3 3000001
Ned Tanen Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Michelle Manning Associate Producer n/a 171 3000003
John Hughes Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Dan Franklin Unit Production Manager n/a 182 5000001
Newton Arnold Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
James Giovannetti Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Bill Higgins Location Manager n/a 193 5000004
Sandy King Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000005
Bobby Byrne Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Gary Kibbe Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
Jim Blanford Camera Operator (Chicago Crew) 239 6000003
Eric Engler Assistant Camera Operator n/a 120849 6000004
Donald Carlson Assistant Camera Operator (Chicago Crew) 120849 6000005
Jim Zenk Photography Still Photographer(Chicago Crew) 120835 6000006
Aubrey Head Color Timer n/a 120921 6000007
Edward Warschilka Editor n/a 172 7000001
Donah Bassett Negative Cutter n/a 556 7000002
Scott Wallace Assistant Editor Assistant Film Editor 203 7000003
jeremy fowler Assistant Editor Film Editor(Chicago Crew) 203 7000004
Nino Rota Composer ("Love Theme From the Godfather") 120836 8000001
Ira Newborn Music n/a 120781 8000002
Carlo Savina Music Conductor Conductor("Love Theme From the Godfather") 120818 8000003
robert heger Music Conductor Conductor("Lohengrin Wedding March") 120818 8000004
Ted Whitfield Music Editor n/a 214 8000005
Jimmy Iovine Music Supervisor n/a 120872 8000006
The Bavarian Chorus and Orchestra Performer Music Performer("Lohengrin Wedding March") 120819 8000007
Paul Young Song Performer ("Love of the Common People") 120788 8000009
Ray His Orchestra Song Performer ("Dragnet") 120788 8000011
Darlene Love Song Performer ("Today I Met the Boy I'm Gonna Marry") 120788 8000013
Kajagoogoo Song Performer ("Kajagoogoo (Main Title Song)") 120788 8000014
The Temple Orchestra Song Performer ("Kazooed On Klassics") 120788 8000015
Tim Finn Song Performer ("Growing Pains") 120788 8000019
Stevie Vaughan Song Performer ("Lenny") 120788 8000020
Nick Heyward Song Performer ("When It Started To Begin") 120788 8000024
Nick Heyward Song Performer ("Whistle Down the Wind") 120788 8000025
the revillos Song Performer ("Rev-Up") 120788 8000026
Annie Golden Song Performer ("Hang Up the Phone") 120788 8000027
the premiers Song Performer ("Farmer John") 120788 8000028
Patti Smith Song Performer ("Gloria") 120788 8000029
Frank Sinatra Song Performer ("New York, New York") 120788 8000031
Billy Idol Song Performer ("Rebel Yell") 120788 8000032
David Bowie Song Performer ("Young Americans") 120788 8000033
John Corso Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Jennifer Polito Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Jackie Burch Casting n/a 179 10000001
Deedee Wehle Casting Assistant n/a 177 10000002
David Gonzales Casting Assistant n/a 177 10000003
Drew Elisius Consultant Special Consultant 120784 12000001
Mark Peterson Costumer Men's Costumer 120880 13000001
Marla Schlom Costumer Women's Costumer 120880 13000002
Yolanda Toussien Hair Stylist n/a 120799 13000003
Kathe Swanson Hair Stylist (Chicago Crew) 120799 13000004
Edouard Henriques Makeup n/a 353 13000005
Roger Jacobs Makeup (Chicago Crew) 353 13000006
Jack Gosden ADR Editor n/a 220 14000001
gary priest Assistant Sound Editor n/a 222 14000002
John Roesch Foley n/a 120961 14000003
Joan Rowe Foley n/a 120961 14000004
Robert Litt Rerecording Mixer n/a 120856 14000005
Elliot Tyson Rerecording Mixer n/a 120856 14000006
Rick Kline Rerecording Mixer n/a 120856 14000007
Bruce Stambler Sound Editor n/a 229 14000008
Glenn Hoskinson Sound Editor n/a 229 14000009
Bob Johnston Sound Editor n/a 229 14000010
Bruce Bell Sound Editor n/a 229 14000011
Michael Wilhoit Sound Editor n/a 229 14000012
James Alexander Sound Mixer n/a 230 14000013
Walter Gest Sound Recordist Recordist 331 14000014
John Stacy Supervising Sound Editor n/a 328 14000015
Rick Borchardt Key Grip n/a 263 15000001
John Brumshagen Gaffer n/a 268 15000002
Michael Orefice Best Boy n/a 120885 15000003
Tom Cox Best Boy n/a 120885 15000004
Al Shenfeld Auditor n/a 120886 16000001
Rick LeFevour Stunts n/a 240 19000001
Shannon Madill Stunts n/a 240 19000002
Cheryl Sweeney Stunts n/a 240 19000003
Kay Whipple Stunts n/a 240 19000004
Mike Yuan Stunts n/a 240 19000005
Wayne Fitzgerald Titles n/a 120825 23000001
Robert Volpe Property Master n/a 120805 24000001
Tracy Cutts Assistant (to Mr. Hughes) 120820 25000001
pam green Production Assistant n/a 275 25000002
Charles Hirschhorn Production Assistant n/a 275 25000003
Patrick Nallon Transportation Captain (Chicago Crew) 272 25000004
Linnea Wicklund Production Secretary n/a 367 25000005
mike henry Production Intern 120824 25000006
Synopsis
The day before her sister's wedding, a teenage girl turns sixteen and her entire family forgets. Already despondent, she has her day get even worse when relatives crash her house, and the hunk she has a crush on seems like an impossible dream.