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. Written by
They only met once, but it changed their lives forever.
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Did You Know?
Claire's entire ensemble was purchased specially for the character from a Ralph Lauren
store, the only one in Chicago at the time. John Hughes
had rejected the original costume on the grounds that it wasn't sophisticated enough. See more
At the end of the film when Brian was writing the essay/letter, he kisses the paper. There is nothing written on the paper. See more
I'm a fucking idiot because I can't make a lamp?
No. You're a genius because you can't make a lamp.
Opens with the following which then explodes from the screen. "And these children that you spit on as they try to change their worlds; are immune to your consultations, they are quite aware of what they are going through." -David Bowie See more
Spoofed in The Big Sleaze
Written by Gary Chang
Performed by Ed Alton
, Gary Chang
, 'Curt Taylor Neishloss'
[Played during the detention scene without dialogue in the school library] See more