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Don’t Mess With the Bull Young Man, You’ll Get the Horns

Mark Simpson on John Hughes’ leg­acy (Arena Hommes Plus, Winter 2009) So here’s the pitch:  A Hollywood teen movie in which noth­ing hap­pens.  All day. In a school lib­rary. Introduced by a pre­ten­tious quote from David Bowie’s ‘Changes’. Or how about this: A boy bunks off High School to take his friends to mooch around […]