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The Breakfast Club (1985)

One of my favourite films of all time is the Breakfast Club. Any film directed by John Hughes is genius in my books – Weird Science, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Sixteen Candles, Uncle Buck, Home Alone – I could go on and on. 630 more words

Short Circuit (1986)

Johnny Five is still alive, in my heart! I love this film. I probably watched this a hundred times when I was younger, and it’s still very good even today. 94 more words


Scene 1 Take 3: Lisa Cholodenko - From High Art to Olive Kitteridge

In my last blog, I wrote about how Kimberly Peirce influenced my younger, aspiring filmmaker, self. Around the same time I saw Peirce’s Boys Don’t Cry, I had also seen another independent film called High Art – Lisa Cholodenko’s break out film starring Ally Sheedy, Radha Mitchell, and Patricia Clarkson. 533 more words

Social Change

Classics of the Corn: Short Circuit (1986)

Techno music plays as something mechanical is built in an assembly-line process and keys are punched on a (very dated) computer system.

What’s going on in the opening of… 664 more words


My night with John Hughes

I would like to present my very first viewing of The Breakfast Club, in a stream-of-consciousness blog post.

Although I love movies and like to claim a good knowledge of the classics, this is one of the few that has escaped me up until this point in my life. 1,161 more words

Short Circuit

Howdy all you Supercultists out there on the interwebz!

I’m Bad Movie Professor Cameron Coker (BS in “Telemetry Suits” with a minor in “Horny Robots”) and I’ll be posting my hype-tacular speeches every week along with some long lost speeches from past Supercult Shows! 783 more words