Friday, August 07, 2009

John Hughes Dead: Director Dies Suddenly At 59

AOG, Madrid

The Breakfast Club. This movie will define a part of me for ever. If nothing else, it will be forever tied to my youth, to high school, friends and growing up. To finding your place in the world and figuring out who you are, and, most importantly, who you are not.

John Hughes managed to capture a certain essence about youth back then, perhaps unknowingly, and it is something which always hits me whenever I revisit that film.

It is a loss that he is gone, but it was a loss which began years ago when he fell out of favor with the public.

Our loss.

Don't you forget about him.

Read the Article at HuffingtonPost

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