John Hughes died and he takes a generation with him. His movies came of age when we came of age. Is that a paternal thing? For the sake of FameCrawler, yes. He taught an entire demographic that it is okay to be yourself. That’s saying something when you’re dealing with teenagers.
Writing about celebrities as we do here it is inevitable that we cover people that made an impact upon us. John Hughes is that person for me. Below are just a few of the reasons (sorry for the Pretty in Pink autoplay):
Thank you, John Hughes.