The Breakfast Club

  • Film

    May 2, 2013

    Want a Vague Idea of 'Midnight's Children'? See the Movie!

    Highlights are what you get in Deepa Mehta's adaptation of Salman Rushdie's novel

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2013

    Dave Reviews OC Yelp Reviews, Part 10

    Once, in a fit of creative madness while writing for this august publication, I wrote a review of the Viking Truck as a filk of the Völuspá, the Icelandic heroic saga. Our beleaguered editorial staff kindly let it through, and now when I read it, I feel like an adult looking back at a goofy candid ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2012

    Top 15 Teen Movie Music Moments

    ​Teen movies, in general, have great music. I don't know how that is, but when you think about it, teenagers take music more seriously than any other demographic I can think of, so if you're making a movie by/for them, it's gotta have a great soundtrack. Some of the choices may be silly, but, the ... More >>

  • Culture

    September 15, 2011

    'Cockroach' Documents War In the Time of Love

    The Monkey Wrench Collective finds a stunner in this high-school drama

  • Film

    June 30, 2011

    Of Boys and Men

    High school outcast finds his place in 'Terri'

  • News

    June 2, 2011

    In Fred Karger's Presidential Run, GOP Stands for Gay Old Party

    The OC resident and onetime Republican hatchet man hopes his quixotic campaign can push his party to become more gay-friendly

  • Calendar

    May 19, 2011

    'The Breakfast Club'

    Regency South Coast Village

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2011

    Oscar Muzak: Five Nominees Marginally Worth Rooting For

    ​Oscar time is upon us once again, and buried somewhere underneath all the hype over "Best Actor/Actress,"Best Picture" and "Best Nipple Hard-on in a Scene" (wait, that last one might not be a real category), are the music nominations. And buried rightly so, since most Oscar nominated music is b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2011

    School-Skipping Kids in Anaheim Get Tracked With GPS Devices

    If Molly Ringwald had one of these devices, there'd be no Breakfast Club. ​At the movies instead of pre-algebra?  They're watching you. The Anaheim Union High School District has decided to track habitual school-skippers Big Brother-style by giving them handheld GPS devices. According to the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2010

    Top Five Songs Used In Futurama

    ​If you don't have Comedy Central, you're lucky. Sort of. On the one hand, you haven't been bombarded by grinding repetition of commercials featuring the classic Futurama character hypnotoad. The wonky-eyed frog drones incessantly while a voice commands viewers to  watch the new episodes that ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 8, 2008

    Bacon and Angst

    The Breakfast Club