Tag - John Hughes

Headsup: Jokers, Singers, Killers, and Queens

Disclaimer: Warner Bros. Home Entertainment requests we note that it provided a free copy of the fourth title featured below. The opinions I share are my own. It’s almost Halloween, and what does that mean?  HOLIDAY SEASON IS COMING...

Watchmen Backwards

Your Weekend Justice #94: Rox Saves...

It’s Weekend Justice: the podcast that will set fire to your yule log while you are still holding it. This podcast was engineered–some might say over-engineered–by experts to escort you from the work week in the most...

RIP: John Hughes

Well, it’s a dark day for my generation and 80s cinema–the latter certainly shaped the former. And one of the directors who defined movies in the 80s was John Hughes. His filmography has not only the high school love trifecta of...

Headsup: The Retro Conundrum

An ongoing attempt to make sense of the onslaught of new swag that people want you to buy. Should you? I’ll try and help. Okay, so this is a big re-release of numerous Paramount titles, with “I Love the 80’s” smacked...

The Breakfast Club (1985) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written & Directed by: John HughesStarring: Emilio Estevez, Anthony Michael Hall, Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Ally Sheedy Features: Theatrical trailer Released by: UniversalRegion: 1Rating: RAnamorphic: Yes My Advice: Rent...

Pretty in Pink (1986) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written by: John HughesDirected by: Howard DeutchStarring: Molly Ringwald, Andrew McCarthy, James Spader, Jon Cryer, Harry Dean Stanton Released by: ParamountRegion: 1Rating: PG-13Anamorphic: Yes My Advice: If you were in high...