The Breakfast Club S1 E06 on the Most Excellent 80s Movies Podcast

Breakfast Club

Not only do we have a guest for the first time on Most Excellent 8os… but also Adam Rini and Krissy face off about the post-library fate of our favorite characters! This time on the Most Excellent 80’s Movies Podcast we watched the Breakfast Club from 1985! It’s the podcast where a Brainy Filmmaker, a Basket Case Comedian and a Princess Actor hang out in the Library of life to talk about the 80s movies we love so much.

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1985: The Breakfast Club

A pack of 80s teen stereo types are sentenced to a day of almost totally unsupervised detention during which they get a LOT accomplished including, but not limited to, espionage, escape, book defacement, drugs, explosions, dance parties, truth or dare and also… friendship?

Meet the Guest

Guest Adam RiniAdam Rini has worked in both theater and film in Phoenix, Los Angeles, and New York.

His work has been screened at the The New York Short Shorts Festival, the Phoenix Film Festival, Phoenix ComiCon, The Sedona Film Festival, DragonCon, The International Sci-Fi Film Festival, and the 2010 Cannes Film Festival where he won an award for his film BLIND DATE.

He is also founding member of the sketch comedy group BULLY MAMMOTH  who have had a successful stage show for 5 years running. It was with this group that he developed the character Dan Rodandan of his podcast DAN RODANDAN TEACHING ACTORS HOW TO ACT.

He is currently starring and has starred in several web series including VOYAGE TREKKERS and NORMALLY THIS WEIRD for Squishy Studios, as well as SMALL PIES and DELIVERIES for Story Bird films.

You can also hear his voice as he plays the leading character in OUT THERE: DETECTIVES OF THE UNKNOWN, an animated web series created by The Kennedy Brothers.

Find his podcast Dan Rodandon: Teaching Actors How to Act HERE.

Find his official website HERE.

Deep Cut Recommendations

As we all know, IMDB and Rotten Tomatoes and awesome places like that will always give you some recommendations… People who liked THIS also liked THIS. Your Most Excellent Hosts have their own recommendations, perhaps a bit further off the beaten track.

Nathan thinks you would like the early draft of John Hughes’ script for the Breakfast Club.

Krissy thinks you should watch Dawson’s Creek… under very specific circumstances.

Special Guest Adam Rini recommends The Teachers Lounge Podcast.

Whats Up Next?

At the end of each episode your Most Excellent Hosts reveal what the next movie selection is! Or… you can read about it here!

1986: The Three Amigos! IMDB Says…    Three actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to perform their onscreen bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing.


Listen to S1 E04: National Lampoon’s Vacation

Listen to S1 E05: A Nightmare on Elm Street