The Breakfast Club poster


Five high school students from different walks of life endure a Saturday detention under a power-hungry principal. The disparate group includes rebel John, princess Claire, outcast Allison, brainy Brian and Andrew, the jock. Each has a chance to tell his or her story, making the others see them a li

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1985-02-15

Runtime 98 minutes

Budget $1m

Revenue $52m


TMDB 7.8


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nalini_ramgobind shared a tip "Classic."

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SistaTiph shared a tip "I dunno why its rated R based on movies today...this is light"

jennifer_johnston_7706 shared a tip "A timeless classic everyone should see."

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jason_damico shared a tip "Probably my all time favorite"

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kitty_koer shared a tip "80s movie classic!!"

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krisperdew shared a tip "Timeless."

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amy_santi shared a tip "We All Kinda Identify With One Member Of The Breakfast Club"

jamie_teague shared a tip "I have to go back and watch it on regular occasion."

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hypergrrl23 shared a tip "Such a good movie. There is some language. But all around a great movie 9/10 #coming_of_age"

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emmajaneski shared a tip "This is one of my favourite movies of all time."

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freemon_jackson shared a tip "There's no breakfeast involved"

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mark_bartley shared a tip "Classic"

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micheal_kelley shared a tip "Perhaps the greatest coming of age film of all time. An essential watch for any high school student."

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jason_morrison_7743 shared a tip "John Hughes awesome"

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kenziecassar8 shared a tip "one of my all-time favorites"

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daniel_hicks_4932 shared a tip "A classic 80 movie loved it"

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tanya_bonanno shared a tip "Perfect teen movie"

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kimberly_simmons shared a tip "This is just an iconic 80s movie kind of speaks of the 80s for teens"

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lisa_3456 shared a tip "Classic!!"

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adventures_of_j.a.n shared a tip "Best movie of all time!"

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afrogal_legay shared a tip "A classic, funny and has a good message"

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labraden shared a tip "The quintessential 80's teen movie."

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kaitiejayne shared a tip "The epitome of the 80s."

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hassan_jackson shared a tip "Very cool coming of high school coming of age flick packed with stars of the 80's"

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yvonne_stoikos shared a tip "Loved it then, love it now! Big part of my teenage life"

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dan_edwards_9938 shared a tip "80 classic HS movie, one of the best of its kind."

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kalisha_carter shared a tip "One of my all-time faves"

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kalisha_carter shared a tip "Cute and relatable."

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clare_kelley shared a tip "When the loser denostrated her dandruff."

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bryana_flowers shared a tip "The end lol"

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gia_labrecque shared a tip "Ahh i know and the end when they all get picked up"

chano shared a tip "Yes... Love his coming of age movies."

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addie_anderson_6277 shared a tip "I want to watch this again!"

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cailynne_tarbox shared a tip "Classic!"

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stranger_academy shared a tip "My all time favorite 80s movie"

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superstaric shared a tip "watched this in my molly ringwald phase and it did not disappoint. this absolutely exudes 80s vibes 🎉🎊"

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nia_brown shared a tip "An all time favorite!!! ♥️"

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anita_john shared a tip "Love 💕 the humour. I find myself laughing out loud with this John Hughes film."

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tiffany_britt shared a tip "Allison by far is my favorite"

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guy_durand shared a tip "Lol just relize I commented on the wrong movie."

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chloey_poitras shared a tip "are alive if you haven’t seen this"

mary_todd shared a tip "Allison Reynolds"

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esther_r shared a tip "Classic 80s angst."

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ralph_wiggum shared a tip "Amazing my favorite"

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lily_stickney shared a tip "this is one of the absolute best movies!!"

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anna_howard_5947 shared a tip "Truly perfect."

olivia_mooney shared a tip "⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"

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gigi_slaven shared a tip "Truthfully love it all. I just love each character's personality!"

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amanda_lammers shared a tip ""If he gets up, we'll all get up! It'll be anarchy!""

meredith_fitz-enz shared a tip "One of my favorite 80s movies."

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joey_reynoso shared a tip "Nostalgic classic - everyone loves the 80s"

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vicki_breitmayer shared a tip "Very good"

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valerie_cates_deyton shared a tip "Cant say."

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trevor_russell shared a tip "John Hugh's was an era"

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karalyne_handley shared a tip "definitely bender"

kendall_goins shared a tip "The scene where they were all sharing insecurities and starting to really understand each other"

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hala_halabi_kabboul shared a tip "Molly ringwald"

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j_staples shared a tip "I love John Hughes movies!"

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david_fuentes shared a tip "My favorite part was the principals speech in the beginning"

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nathan_weiss_704 shared a tip "Yes"

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nathan_weiss_704 shared a tip "When they smoke inside and all become friends"

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allison_9245 shared a tip "It’s a perfect movie for a night to yourself"

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maia_bergan shared a tip "A classic that is still amazing 35 years later! Funny, heartfelt, cool."

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Ruthiewalton58 shared a tip "My all time favorite 80s movie!!!"

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immanuel_murin shared a tip "Classic movie. You identify with the main characters. Great story"

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sierra-lynn_white-d shared a tip "Loved this movie!"

beth_3116 shared a tip "Great classic teen angst movie. Love the character development and relationships"

angel_colebrook shared a tip "One of my favorite classics #puregold"

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h_nh shared a tip "Love molly ringwalds movies"

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ziowl167 shared a tip "This was such a relatable movie"

yeeyee_skeeskee shared a tip "Just a great movie in general"

mary_falco shared a tip "Alley Sheady"

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ines_bachelot shared a tip "One of my favorite movies..."

judy_trogadis shared a tip "Stands up to test of time."

chrissy_smith shared a tip "Classicaly amazing #ilovethe80s"

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alicia_moore_3363 shared a tip "Favorite movie"

kylia shared a tip "One of my favorites!!!! Would definitely recommend!"

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christina_caskey shared a tip "I really didn't have a favorite. I enjoyed all the characters and the actors/actresses playing the parts"

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PmB_157 shared a tip "Another classic that you cannot miss. Pretty funny and they have such iconic characters. 9.5/10"

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samantha_carloni shared a tip "A classic, everyone should watch at least once."

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harmehar_singh shared a tip "It is a great comedy brand your girl will love it"

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marie_thomas_3985 shared a tip "A story of group of teens who seemingly have nothing in common. A beautiful coming of movie"

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marie_thomas_3985 shared a tip "A beautiful coming of age movie with a group of teens who seemingly have nothing in common"

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mikyla_murphy shared a tip "Classic!"

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amelia_1083 shared a tip "A true classic"

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g_january shared a tip "The emo girl"

sierra_1305 shared a tip "It was the best! My mom showed me this movie when I was kid and have been opposed with it since!"

rick_kish shared a tip "Classic story, rich characters"

roxanne_collins shared a tip "Best teen movie"

jadyn_wile shared a tip "One of my favorite movies"

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julia_dillon_2988 shared a tip "Great coming of Age story. Hilarious antidotes and the fact that teenagers never change...even over decades."

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rebecca_b_7056 shared a tip "This is one of the best cult classics"

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ashykatsans shared a tip "Its my favorite movie"

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larry_whited shared a tip "Yes definitely true"

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soojin_yoon shared a tip "it’s amazing"

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