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JohnHughes had the good fortune of being the Hollywood writer-director best able tomeasure the pulse of that all-important teen audience. His era was the ‘80s,when Sixteen Candles (1984), The Breakfast Club (1985) and Ferris Bueller’s DayOff (.. Read more

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In Hot Tub Time Machine 2, not everything has gone according to plan when Lou and fellow hot tub travelers Jacob, Nick and Adam (Clark Duke, Craig Robinson and Adam Scott taking over for the absent John Cusack) decide to take another stab a... Read more

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John Cusack looked barely old enough to shave when he rolled out of bed in the opening scene of Better Off Dead, clutching a photo of the pert blond with whom he was obsessed. The 1985 teen comedy was one of the early roles in what became a signi.. Read more

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Anyone who has ever felt like a misfit, an outsider or a hopeless dweeb needs to adopt John Waters as his or her fairy godfather. Waters put himself on America’s reverse cultural map with Pink Flamingos, in which his star, Divine, snacks on... Read more


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For Stephen King, the demons driving and gnawing at writers in their solitary introspection are as terrifying as any infernal monster. The tormented writer coming unglued has been a familiar feature in King�s fiction, most famously the thwarted n.. Read more

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