Archive for January, 2017

Mediatoilets aside, we all know the statement John Hughes made about growing out of school peer groups in The Breakfast Club. And then there was Amy Heckerling’s Fast Times at Ridgemont High contradicting humour with some bitter realities of life while capturing the contemporary spirit. I always like to combine these two with Joel Schumacher’s St. Elmo’s Fire, because this excellent drama takes us another step closer to adulthood, pointing out the transition from the juveniles the characters once have been to the grown ups they reckognize they’ve become.

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