The Breakfast Club (1985) The Breakfast Club was released in February 1985. There is a least six main characters in this film they are known as the “brat pack” we have Molly Ringwald as “Claire Standish” is a pretty, popular, and a spoiled princess. Judd Nelson as “John Bender” is the bad boy, does not have a care in the world, and a criminal. Emilio Estevez as “Andrew Clark” he is the stuck up jock, the athlete, who has a soft side. Then we have Ally Sheedy as “Allison Reynolds” who plays a recluse, admits she is a compulsive liar, and is known as a basket case. Anthony Michael Hall as “Brian Johnson” he has the brains and is nerd in this film. Lastly we have Paul Gleason as “Richard Vernon” the assistant principal. The Director is John Hughes, he is best known for Home Alone 1 &2, Sixteen Candles, Weird Science, and Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. The Genre Classification is Drama/Comedy. The plot to the Breakfast club: They were five students with nothing in common, faced with spending a Saturday detention together in their high school library. At 7 a.m., they had nothing to say, but by 4 p.m., they had bared their souls to each other and become good friends. To the outside world they were simply a Brain, an Athlete, a Basket Case, a Princess, and a Criminal, but to each other, they would always be the “Breakfast Club”. The tag line: They only met once, but it changed their lives forever. Trapped in a day-long Saturday detention, Five high school students, all from different cliques, are summoned to the school library, they are assigned an essay on “Who you think you are?” from the assistant principal Mr. Vernon , when they question who they really are they begin to bond. As the hours pass they dance, harass each other, tell stories, fight, and smoke marijuana. They continue to open up an learn each other secrets for example, Allison is a compulsive liar, Brian and Claire are ashamed of their virginity, and Andy got in trouble because of his overbearing father.
“The Breakfast Club”
In the movie “The Breakfast Club” three interpersonal Terms that I found to be successfully use in the movie is. Interpersonal communication when the five high school student has to realize their mean to communicate with one another. Affection, the basic human need to be liked, this is when the tough guy that show himself not as one of the high school student, but show some affection and caring toward other as well, and Self-disclosure, an occasion when you just want to tell….
April 11, 2013
“Jock”, “prep”, “loser”, “geek”, “criminal”, “ popular”, are just a few labels of teenagers that are used everyday by outsiders who judge them without looking skin deep. In the matter of stereotyping, some may perceive it as being the base of an identity in the view of society. Stereotyping is categorized and used as a positive view. As opposed to the film The Breakfast Club, that creates a more negative input on stereotyping. Peer….
Unfortunately, this stereotype may never change. The Breakfast Club written and directed by John Hughes expresses exactly that theme. Fortunately, youth of every age understand exactly what they are going through and have the ability to change what is being thrust on them by the socialization process which begins in the home and is reinforced at school, not only by students and parents, but teachers like Mr. Vernon as well.
In The Breakfast Club five unique personalities, each secure in his identity….
The Breakfast Club The Breakfast Club is an all American teen film that was introduced to the world in 1985. Even though this film is a couple of decades old, the storyline still fits in with most adolescence's lives today. The film takes place in a high school library, where we are introduced to our five main characters in the movie. They are all in Saturday detention because they broke school rules, and they are not happy at all about being there. All of the students are from different cliques….
The Breakfast Club related to social health in many ways. Different aspects of social health appear throughout the movie. For example the characters were from different types of homes, communicated/acted differently, and formed different relationships.
Each character in the movie communicated in different ways. For example,Claire and Brian communicated completely different. Claire was blunt and had no problem saying what was on her mind but Brian on the other hand always thought before he spoke….
The Breakfast club (1985) is a comedy-drama film directed and written by John Hughes. The plot revolves around 5 high school students, each part of a different stereotype; Judd Nelson plays Bender the ‘criminal’, Claire the ‘princess’ is portrayed by Molly Ringwald, Emilio Estevez takes on the role of Andrew the ‘athlete’, Anthony Michael Hall plays the ‘brain’ Brian Johnson and Ally Sheedy is Allison the ‘basket case’. The film starts with the students being stuck in Saturday detention together….
The Breakfast Club Critique: Group Formation
Forming is the anxiety and uncertainty about belonging to a group. As the group forms and matures, natural leaders will emerge. Members in these roles will change several times during the forming phase of group development. In the beginning of the movie, all five students arrive at the school on a Saturday morning for detention. The bully- bender, is the first to start talking and cause trouble.
Storming is when competition….
April 3rd, 2013
The Breakfast Club
The Breakfast club quickly begins to define each character into their stereotypical roles within the first few minutes of the movie. Within the first few minutes you will begin to notice that Alison is one who craves the attention of other and is kind of the weird one out, Bender gets the stereotype that he is some smooth guy that is a rebel, Claire is the popular girl that everyone is high school longs to look like and tries to….
Title: The Breakfast Club
Director: John Hughes
The breakfast club is an inspiring film directed by John Hughes about five different teen stereotypes a brain, an athlete, a basket case, a princess and a criminal. They break down barriers and realize they are much more alike then they all thought they would be.
John Hughes uses the five different stereotypes as social barriers. However he breaks each one of these down showing how each one is the same through how they got themselves….
“The Breakfast Club: Claire the Princess”
BY: Krizia Reyes
Many people get sucked into the role or stereotypes that others impose on them but here’s to show that some people aren’t as always who they seem to be. One of the students in the film, “The Breakfast Club” shows a perfect example of stereotypes. This girl happens to be very popular and gets almost everything she wants, she’s living on a perfect life. She’s the “Princess”, the one that always has to look her best to impress everybody….