Ferris Bueller’s Day Off – A film review by Daniel Prinn – A great John Hughes teen comedy

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off Release Date: June 11, 1986 Director: John Hughes Stars: Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, Mia Sara Runtime: 103 min Tagline: While the rest of us were just thinking about it...Ferris borrowed a Ferrari and did it...all in a day.    How many of you guys felt you really needed a day off [...]

The Breakfast Club – A film review by Daniel Prinn – For those of you who have nothing better to do on a Saturday.

The Breakfast Club Release Date: February 15, 1985 Director: John Hughes Stars: Emilio Estevez, Judd Nelson, Anthony Michael Hall Runtime: 97 min Tagline: Five strangers with nothing in common, except each other. This is John Hughes at his absolute best. Five high school students come together in a Saturday detention. They are all of different [...]

Sixteen Candles – A short review by Daniel Prinn

Sixteen Candles Release Date: May 4, 1984 Director: John Hughes Stars: Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall, Justin Henry Runtime: 93 min Tagline: 16 candles. And you’re invited to the party. It isn’t a good John Hughes film. It’s a really good John Hughes film. Samantha Baker is an average suburban girl, who just turned sixteen. [...]

Film review: American Pie. The great comedy that launched a pretty decent teen comedy franchise in 1999.

Film review: American Pie. The great comedy that launched a pretty decent teen comedy franchise in 1999.

 American Pie Release Date: July 9, 1999 Director: Paul Weitz Stars: Jason Biggs, Chris Klein, Alyson Hannigan Runtime: 95 min Tagline: Boy gets girl. Boy loses girl. Boy gets pie.  It's a pretty funny coming of age comedy. Four high school boys enter a pact to lose their virginity by the end of prom night. Jim is the main guy [...]