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The breakfast club / Universal ; an A & M Films/Channel production ; a John Hughes film ; executive producers, Gil Friesen and Andrew Meyer ; produced by Ned Tanen and John Hughes ; written and directed by John Hughes.

Hughes, John, 1950-2009 (film producer,, screenwriter,, film director.). Friesen, Gil, 1937-2012 (film producer.). Meyer, Andrew, (film producer.). Tanen, Ned, (film producer.). Estevez, Emilio, 1962- (actor.). Gleason, Paul, 1939-2006 (actor.). Hall, Anthony Michael, (actor.). Kapelos, John, (actor.). Nelson, Judd, (actor.). Ringwald, Molly, (actor.). Sheedy, Ally, (actor.). Vance, Marilyn, (costume designer.). Forsey, Keith, (composer.). Allen, Dede, (editor of moving image work.). Corso, John W., (production designer.). Del Ruth, Thomas, 1942- (director of photography.). Universal Pictures (Firm), (production company.). A & M Films, (production company.). Channel Productions, (production company.). Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm), (film distributor.). Director of photography, Thomas Del Ruth ; edited by Dede Allen ; music composed and supervised by Keith Forsey ; production designer, John W. Corso ; costume designer, Marilyn Vance. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville DVD ADULT-F BREAKFAST 4655 (Text) 34706001535105 DVD Fiction Checked out 06/30/2017
Oxford PL - Oxford DVD BRE Rated R (Text) 34045000436217 DVD Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (1 hr., 37 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 30th anniversay edition.
  • Publisher: Universal City, Calif. : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
Special features include: Accepting the facts: The breakfast club trivia track; Sincerely yours (12-part documentary, cast members reflect on the making of the film, filmmakers discuss the cultural resonance of the film); The most convenient definitions: the origins of the Brat Pack (cast members, journalists and film historians discuss the "Brat Pack" label and its impact on pop culture and the groups careers); feature commentary with Anthony Michael Hall and Judd Nelson; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Thomas Del Ruth ; edited by Dede Allen ; music composed and supervised by Keith Forsey ; production designer, John W. Corso ; costume designer, Marilyn Vance.
Participant or Performer Note: Emilio Estevez, Paul Gleason, Anthony Michael Hall, John Kapelos, Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Ally Sheedy.
Summary, etc.: Five high school students-- a Rebel, an Athlete, a Brain, a Princess and a Basketcase-- find themselves thrown together serving a Saturday morning detention. They do not have much in common, except giving up their day, sitting in the school library, and writing an essay for the principal. At first, they argue and hate each other, but after smoking some of the Rebel's marijuana, they begin to pour their hearts out to each other. They talk about their fears, secrets, deepest emotions, and problems.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note: DVD format; region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen presentation (aspect ratio: 1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1; dual-layer format.
Language Note: English dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles. English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: High school students > Illinois > Drama.
School discipline > Illinois > Drama.
Teenagers > Drug use > Illinois > Drama.
Teenagers > Social networks > Illinois > Drama.
Illinois > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.
Teen films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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