Excerpt from New John Hughes Book Published by Vanity Fair

March 12, 2015
An expanded excerpt from John Hughes: A Life in Film, to be published March 25, has been published on Vanity Fair.

The excerpt from the book by Kirk Honeycutt goes behind the scenes of the production of the classic comedy, The Breakfast Club, which is turning 30 this year.

The piece details how the female stars of The Breakfast Club fought to remove a sexist scene, and won. It also explains how it all led to Rick Moranis getting hired, then fired.

See the excerpt here .