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Only the Lonely

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Adapted from Paddy Chayefsky’s Marty, this film from writer-director Chris Columbus stars John Candy as Danny Muldoon, a Chicago police officer who still lives at home with his overbearing mother, Rose (Maureen O’Hara). 392 more words

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Little Sister (2016)

The Sundance-style indie drama has formed into a concrete genre all of its own, especially in the years since titles like Little Miss Sunshine & Lars and the Real Girl broke out of the festival to find mass audience success. 779 more words

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Go Ahead and Walk on By

The Breakfast Club (1985) has always fascinated me as a piece of pop-culture. It’s a movie that had critical and box office success. It’s weathered thirty-two years and is remembered as one of the defining movies of the 1980s. 639 more words

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The Breakfast Club

Of course you cannot talk about 80s films without mentioning this iconic masterpiece. Set in a school this film focuses on a group of five teenagers facing 9 hours of detention at the weekend. 284 more words

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On February 15 "The Breakfast Club" was released...

On February 15, 1985 “The Breakfast Club,” considered one of the greatest high school films to be made, was released. The coming-of-age film, written and directed by famed director John Hughes, follows a group of teenagers from different cliques who discover they have more in common than what meets the eye after serving Saturday afternoon detention.  151 more words

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Blu-ray Review: Little Sister

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October, 2008. Young nun Colleen (Addison Timlin) is avoiding all contact from her family, until an email from her mother (Ally Sheedy) announces, “Your brother is home.” On returning to her childhood home in Asheville, NC, she finds her old room exactly how she left it: painted black and covered in goth/metal posters. 445 more words

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