If you are true movie buff of John Hughes and the 80's and early 90's teen films you will love this book.
This, to me, made the book feel more personal, instead of being some stodgy academic work that relied almost solely on previously published sources.
I would recommend this book as a fun read for people who want to learn about the movies they so loved during the 80s.
I enjoyed most of this book. The behind the scenes of each film was fascinating as was the history of Hughes and the Brat Pack moniker. Read morePublished 1 month ago by steelej1
I am a big John Hughes fan. I love his movies and his genre. This is a very interesting read if you have an affinity for 80s teen movies, music and the Brat Pack. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Christopher Foster
I grew up with these movies and they are still my favorites today! It was great to hear the behind the scenes information and learn much more about John Hughes himself! Fun read!Published 8 months ago by R. J. Castillo
WHO DOES NOT LOVE THE 80'S I KNOW I DO AND I FEEL THAT THIS IS THE PERFECT GIFT FOR ANY ONE WHO GREW UP WATCHING THESE MOVIES....THIS IS MY IDEAL BOOK!!!!!!111Published 8 months ago by 80's lover
Wow. This book was amazing. Great insight on iconic 80s films. Includes many behind-the-scenes facts and a great read for anyone who loves films from that decade, or just a lover... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Cecil Dowdle
Since there are no more John Hughes films this is another way to enjoy some of his great films. This is written for folks that already love the movies the book discusses, but a lot... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Travellin' Man
Again, I bought this as a gift for my granddaughters birthday. I don't know anything about it except she's happy with it so I am too.Published 10 months ago by jane
First, I am puzzled by the reviews that say that this book is "about the 'Brat Pack'." Although that was a theme that understandably came around three or four times through the... Read morePublished 12 months ago by David Burr
Very enjoyable reading for anyone that hungers for a book about this subject. It is written in a readable style and is comprehensive.Published 13 months ago by Byron C.