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 were five total strangers, with nothing in common, meeting for the first time. A brain, a beauty, a jock, a rebel and a recluse. Before the day was over, they broke the rules. Bared their souls. And touched each other in a way they never dreamed possible.
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The coke cans that the teenagers drink from have the Olympic sign due to the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles. See more
Bender's arm when he's motioning for Brian to move. See more
[after Claire performs her lipstick trick, claps sarcastically
Wow, Claire. That was great. My image of you is totally blown.
You're a shit. Don't do that to her, you swore to God you wouldn't laugh.
Am I laughing?
You fuckin' prick!
What do you care what I think anyway? I don't even count, right? I could disappear forever and it wouldn't make any difference. I might as well not even exist at this school, remember?
[turns to Claire
And you... don't like me anyway.
You know, I ...
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
Referenced in Beautiful Girls
Sunshine Of Your Love
Written by Jack Bruce
, Eric Clapton
, Pete Brown
Performed by Cream See more