The Great Outdoors (1988)

Director: Howard Deutch
Starring: Dan Aykroyd, John Candy

A Chicago man's hope for a peaceful family vacation in the woods is shattered when the annoying in-laws drop in. Read more

Only The Lonely (1991)

Director: Chris Columbus
Starring: John Candy, Maureen O'Hara, Ally Sheedy

This touching sentimental update of 'Marty' shines. A lonely 38 year old cop (John Candy) falls in love with a funeral cosmetician (Ally Sheedy) much... Read more

Hot To Trot (1988)

Director: Michael Dinner
Starring: Bobcat Goldthwait, Dabney Coleman, John Candy

Fred P. Chaney receives as inheritance after the death of his mother a speaking horse that also has good knowledge about the stock-market. With the he... Read more

Uncle Buck (1989)

Director: John Hughes
Starring: John Candy, Amy Madigan, Jean Louisa Kelly

John Candy teams up with director John Hughes to bring us 'Uncle Buck'. Candy is Buck Russell, a ne'er-do-well who is left in charge of his nephew and... Read more

Cool Runnings (1993)

Director: Jon Turteltaub
Starring: Doug E Doug, John Candy, Malik Yoba

About the unlikely formation - but based on a true story - of a Jamaican bobsled team to compete in the 1988 Winter Olympics. (The participants have n... Read more

Brewster's Millions (1985)

Director: Walter Hill
Starring: Richard Pryor, John Candy, Lonette McKee

Think it's easy being a millionaire? Wait 'til you see Richard Pryor try to spend a fortune in 30 days, in order to gain a huge inheritance, only to f... Read more

Volunteers (1985)

Director: Nicholas Meyer
Starring: Tom Hanks, John Candy, Rita Wilson

1962, after Yale graduation, womanizing Lawrence flees a gambling debt that his rich dad won't pay. He takes his roomie's place as Peace Corps Volunte... Read more

Armed and Dangerous (1986)

Director: Mark L Lester
Starring: John Candy, Eugene Levy, Meg Ryan

A fired cop and useless lawyer sign up as security guards and find they've joined a corrupt union. Read more

Going Berserk (1983)

Director: David Steinberg
Starring: John Candy, Eugene Levy, Joe Flaherty

A drummer/chauffeur engaged to a congressman's daughter encounters a sleazy film director, the leader of an aerobics cult, and other crazed characters... Read more

Summer Rental (1985)

Director: Carl Reiner
Starring: John Candy, Richard Crenna, Rip Torn, Karen Austin

Carl Reiner ("The Jerk") directs this tale of a family man who takes a vacation from sanity when he takes a lease on a Florida summer rental. Comedy s... Read more