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The Breakfast Club (1985)

John Hughes’ 80s classic, “The Breakfast Club,” was filmed at the former Maine North High School, in Des Plaines, Illinois.  The filmmakers converted the high school gymnasium into the famous library set.  198 more words

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The Breakfast Club


John Hughes’ 1985 coming-of-age movie is fondly remembered by many, exemplifying the writer/director’s instinctive understanding of the teenage mindset. And I’m delighted to report that its heart hasn’t died, despite the fact that it’s grown old. 438 more words


Well It's About Time: The Breakfast Club

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Where would 80s teens be without John Hughes. Considered by some to be the master of teen movies, Hughes brought us many classics over the years, but his prime was in the 1980s. 961 more words


The Breakfast Club

Widely considered one of the quintessential films of the 1980s, The Breakfast Club is John Hughes’ exploration of life in American high schools remains as fascinating now as ever. 572 more words


Cinema: The Breakfast Club (1985)

Se tem um filme que eu já assisti muitas vezes e em que cada assistida encontro algo novo para gostar, esse filme é “Clube dos Cinco” (como “The Breakfast Club” é conhecido no Brasil). 399 more words


Betsy's Wedding (1990) [review]

Alan Alda made a great comedy here, in which he created characters in a situation that so many of us have been involved. This does not necessarily have that much to do with the wedding itself, but the build up and the two families involved. 363 more words


Video Review: Simple Minds "Don't You (Forget About Me)"

Underneath the chandelier of a vacant home, Jim Kerr dances. With a movement of his arm, a row of televisions appear behind him. In the back of the room, Mel plays the drums, his face on the screens. 550 more words

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