Anthony Michael Hall

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2013

    The ten most awkward teens in pop culture

    Nerd. Geek. Dork. By whatever name, these poor, unfortunate souls with bad haircuts, unflattering clothes and few social graces are everywhere. Especially pop culture. Few films have captured the ideal of the awkward, disastrously uncool teen like Todd Solondz's Welcome to the Dollhouse, in the char ... More >>

  • Film

    April 18, 2013
  • Blogs

    August 5, 2011

    Geeky pick-up lines to help you out at Single Bytes

    ​Geeks, as we all know from Anthony Michael Hall's romance outcome in The Breakfast Club, have a hard time getting the girl. Nevertheless, they'll get some help tonight at Single Bytes, a dinner and singles night designed by chronic personals section editor Audrey Klammer to bring geeks togeth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2011

    Comment of the day: "Way to limit a career"

    ​Anthony Michael Hall defined a subculture for an era once, back in the days of the Brat Pack, when over the course of two great years and three great movies he pretty much single-handedly made it (sort of) okay to be a nerd -- at least, that's what I argued in my post celebrating his birthday ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2011

    Happy Birthday, Anthony Michael Hall: A look back at the holy trinity of geekdom

    ​Ever since he ended up as conspicuously the only member of the Breakfast Club not to get coupled up -- and was pretty much okay with it -- we knew Anthony Michael Hall was a guy we could identify with. Lanky, bug-eyed and just a little too weirdly enthusiastic, he was the quintessential geek, ... More >>

  • Music

    August 10, 2006

    Fight to the Def

    Journey and Def Leppard battle for relevance in the new millennium.

  • Home Entertainment

    November 3, 2005
  • Film

    May 13, 2004

    Flick Pick

    Edward Scissorhands

  • Film

    September 25, 2003

    Greetings to the New Brunette

    Shirley Henderson juggles a love triangle in the Midlands.

  • Film

    September 6, 2001

    Metal Meltdown

    Marky Mark becomes a Rock Star, but he doesn't get to enjoy it.

  • Film

    March 23, 2000


    The teen movie genre finally implodes with Whatever It Takes.