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Ferris Buellers Day Off: Alan Ruck Reprises Role for LiftMaster Ad

Ferris Bueller's Day Off: Alan Ruck Reprises Role for LiftMaster Ad

In the 1986 John Hughes original, Ferris (Matthew Broderick) fakes an illness to skip school To make the most of his day off, he convinces Cameron to steal his father's 1961 Ferrari 250 GT California Syder to take on the joyride The two "liberate" Sloane (Mia Sara) from school to go on their adventure through[...]

Tron Breakfast Club Ferris Bueller &#038 More Need Cobra Kai Approach

Tron, Breakfast Club, Ferris Bueller & More Need "Cobra Kai" Approach

Here is my list of why Tron, Flight of the Navigator, and John Hughes' films The Breakfast Club and Ferris Bueller's Day Off.[caption id="attachment_1265424" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Garrett Hedlund and Olivia Wilde in Tron: Legacy (2010), Joey Cramer in Flight of the Navigator (1986), Emilio Estevez and Molly Ringwald in The Breakfast Club (1985) Images courtesy of[...]

Reunited Apart: Actors Recite Famous Lines in John Hughes Tribute

Reunited Apart: Actors Recite Famous Lines in John Hughes Tribute

On the most recent episode of Josh Gad's web series Reunited Apart, the host reunited the cast of Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), which was written and directed by John Hughes For many who grew up in the 1980s, his films provided the direct window of adolescence, not to mention the acting careers he helped[...]

Waynes Mark McKenna Talks Dream Role Del Dynamic and Pop Culture Picks (INTERVIEW)

Wayne's Mark McKenna Talks Dream Role, Del Dynamic, and Pop Culture Picks (INTERVIEW)

Created by series writer Shawn Simmons and executive produced by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Greg Coolidge, and Kirk Ward, the series is a righteously insane-in-all-the-right-ways mix of John Hughes, John Wick, Rian Johnson's Brick, and the Coen Brothers‘ Raising Arizona.[caption id="attachment_922066" align="aligncenter" width="600"] YouTube Premium[/caption]When McKenna‘s Wayne learns that his birthright – a 1978 Pontiac Trans Am – was stolen from his father on his[...]

Our Top Five Best On-Screen Santa Claus Picks

Our Top Five Best On-Screen Santa Claus Picks

George Seaton directed and provided the screenplay for the 1947 film, while Les Mayfield directed the 1994 films with John Hughes updating Seaton’s screenplay.The film follows the exploits of one Kris Kringle, who gets hired as a department store Santa, replacing his predecessor fired for inebriation The films demonstrate how Santa Claus would operate in[...]

Wayne: YouTube Premiums Bloody Great New Comedy Gets Official Trailer

Wayne: YouTube Premium's Bloody Great New Comedy Gets Official Trailer

Created by series writer  Shawn Simmons and executive produced by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Greg Coolidge, and Kirk Ward, the series is a righteously insane-in-all-the-right-ways mix of John Hughes, John Wick, Rian Johnson's Brick, and the Coen Brothers' Raising Arizona.Needless to say, we fell for it hard (as our review below can attest) - and now the fine[...]

Watch: Never Before Seen Deleted Scene From The Breakfast Club

Watch: Never Before Seen Deleted Scene From The Breakfast Club

The John Hughes classic brat pack coming of age high school film The Breakfast Club is getting the Criterion treatment The Collection’s Blu-ray edition includes 50 minutes of goodies including a never-before-seen deleted scene between Claire (Molly Ringwald), and Allison (Ally Sheedy).Check it out:https://youtu.be/t0eiUzLNhwcReleased in 1985, The Breakfast Club was Hugh's second outing as a director, following Sixteen[...]