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Sixteen Candles

This funny, unpretentious film marked writer John Hughes's first time out as a director. The premise is ordinary, but the film is distinguished by funny gags and excellent performances by Molly Ringwald and Anthony Michael Hall. Samantha (Ringwald) is a hi… (more)

Released: 1984

Rating: PG

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Sixteen Candles - Trailer
00:45 — An insecure Midwestern teen longs for Mr. Right while fending off the advances of the class clown.
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02:48 — An insecure Midwestern teen longs for Mr. Right while fending off the advances of the class clown.
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Heading home from school on the day of her forgotten birthday, Samantha (Molly Ringwald) has her first encounter with The Geek (Anthony Michael Hall), (more…)
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A girl's sixteenth birthday is forgotten by her family who are distracted by the upcoming wedding of her older sister, and to compound things, she has a crush on a popular older classmate and is suffering the unwanted attentions of a sophomoric geek.

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A girl's sixteenth birthday is forgotten by her family who are distracted by the upcoming wedding of her older sister, and to compound things, she has a crush on a popular older classmate and is suffering the unwanted attentions of a sophomoric geek.

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A girl's sixteenth birthday is forgotten by her family who are distracted by the upcoming wedding of her older sister, and to compound things, she has a crush on a popular older classmate and is suffering the unwanted attentions of a sophomoric geek.

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  • Released: 1984
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: This funny, unpretentious film marked writer John Hughes's first time out as a director. The premise is ordinary, but the film is distinguished by funny gags and excellent performances by Molly Ringwald and Anthony Michael Hall. Samantha (Ringwald) is a hi… (more)

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