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May Blind Spot Review: The Breakfast Club (1985)

“We’re all pretty bizarre. Some of us are just better at hiding it, that’s all.”
– Andrew

SYNOPSIS: Five high school students, all different stereotypes, meet in detention, where they pour their hearts out to each other, and discover how they have a lot more in common than they though – via… 427 more words

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St Elmos Fire

This movie STILL gets me every time.

All the classic quotes.

Rob Lowe towards the end:  “We’re all going through this. It’s our time on the edge.” 22 more words

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MOVIE REVIEW | Short Circuit (1986)

In a nutshell, Bored & Dangerous says: “The emotions are broad and obvious, the exposition and story beats are clearly and repeatedly stated, and the lesson it’s trying to teach is telegraphed from a mile away.” 639 more words

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The Breakfast Club (1985)

Five high school students, all different stereotypes, meet in detention, where they pour their hearts out to each other, and discover how they have a lot more in common than they thought. 71 more words

A Look Back: The Breakfast Club

“Who do you think you are?”

It’s an inquiry often preceded by a “just,” and applied to everybody from the driver who broke a traffic infraction to a young person who has done something smart alecky or downright presumptuous. 863 more words

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"Little Sister" Indie Grits Review

“Little Sister” (2016)

Film is reviewed from the 2016 Indie Grits Festival screening.

You know it’s not going to be an ordinary story when a film about a nun starts with a quote from a Marilyn Manson. 919 more words

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Ally Sheedy (of The Breakfast Club)

Half: Russian Jewish (mother) – Charlotte Baum, press agent/writer

Half: Irish (father)

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