Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. "[22] Paul Attanasio of The Washington Post wrote that "for the most part, 'Pretty in Pink' works from a standard formula—rich boy, poor girl—and does little to tweak or reinvent it. Pretty in Pink is a 1986 American teen romantic comedy film about love and social cliques in American high schools in the 1980s. For the song of the same name by The Psychedelic Furs, see, PATRICK KELLEHER "Pretty in Pink director confirms once and for all whether Duckie was gay". "The John Hughes magic missing in 'Pretty In Pink'". He is one of the arrogant so-called "richie" friends of Blaine McDonough, the other being Benny. Duckie enters and asks Andie to go out with him, but she ignores him. Steff One odd thing I noticed about the house, though, was that one of its windows has been completely cemented over, as you can see below. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Steff What Is Quiche? The Rave-Ups, who appear in the film performing "Positively Lost Me" and "Shut-Up" from their Town and Country album, do not have any songs on the soundtrack album. Immer noch ein seltsames Paar | : I even noticed a little painting on the wall that’s still there! On the night of the date, Andie waits for Blane at TRAX, but he is late. At school, Andie confronts Blane for avoiding her and not returning her calls. Jack presents Andie with a pink dress that he has bought for her. I guess so. C'mon, I'm talking about more than just sex here. You work out the kinks, so to speak, with Duckie, and move right on to Blane. Blane brings Andie to Steff's house party, where Andie is mistreated by the rich partygoers. Steff Originally, the film portrayed Andie and Duckie ending up together;[9] however, test audiences disapproved,[10] and the Andie/Blane ending was produced instead. | I’ve driven by it so many times and didn’t even know. The film was named after a song by the Psychedelic Furs, and the film's soundtrack, which has been acclaimed as among the most brilliant in modern cinema, features a re-recordedversion … Andie then brings Blane to a local nightclub, where Iona is sitting with Duckie, who is hostile toward Blane. Love it! We all know that Andie and Blane grew apart, and that in no way were they “meant to be” or whatever. Steff 906, This story has been shared 853 times. You can see the post here. The title song by the Psychedelic Furs acted as a bit of inspiration for the film and was re-recorded specifically for the film's opening sequence in a version that was less raw than the original version that appeared on the 1981 album Talk Talk Talk. Furthermore, I know there are some people who think that Andie and Duckie should have ended up together. Pretty in Pink is a 1986 American teen romantic comedy film about love and social cliques in American high schools in the 1980s. With only two days before going on tour, OMD wrote "If You Leave" in less than 24 hours for the newly re-shot Andie/Blane ending. I think they'll be thrilled. Pretty in Pink ist ein US-amerikanischer Film aus dem Jahr 1986. Do you think I'd treat my parents' house this way if it did? [...] It may not be the greatest love story ever told, but it might be the one with the most heart.“Übersetzung: „[…] Trotzdem sind die Dialoge, Szenarien und Gefühle in Pretty in Pink so realistisch, wie sie es in einer 1980er Teenager-Romanze nur sein können. 853, This story has been shared 673 times. Great Post !!! Only making this more complicated is Blane’s best friend, Steff McKee, played by a smarmy, yet gorgeous, James Spader. [7], Ringwald lobbied for the producers to cast Robert Downey Jr. as Duckie but agrees that casting Cryer made sense in light of the film's revised ending.[8]. 'Southern Charm': Shep Rose Reveals What Girlfriend Taylor Ann Green Did (And Didn't Do) To Lock Him Down. I just think it's stupid, you know. Kael, Pauline (April 7, 1986). They reconcile and walk into the ballroom hand in hand. Andie, you're a bitch. : This home was on my “to shoot” list because I saw it as the home used as Dennis’ mother’s home in “…Sunny in Philadelphia”. | : The Erle M. Leaf House, aka the Residence of the Los Angeles British Consuls-General where Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, stayed in July 2011, is located right down the street at 450 South June Street. Will Netflix's 'Dash & Lily' Help Save NYC’s The Strand? Money really means nothing to me. It is amazing how little the residence has changed over the past 27 years. The book was written before the last scene was changed, so it has the original ending in which Andie winds up with Duckie instead of Blane. Steff tries to persuade Blane to avoid Andie; she’s below his social station, after all. Pretty in Pink is a 1986 American teen romantic comedy film about love and social cliques in American high schools in the 1980s. Dort lernt sie Blane kennen, der aus guten Verhältnissen stammt. [28], This article is about the film. Ohnehin ist Pretty in Pink für denjenigen, der die 80er Jahre erlebt hat, die ideale Zeitmaschine und er wird sich vielleicht in diesem Film wiederfinden/verlieren, wenn die unzähligen Songs aus diesem Jahrzehnt ertönen…“, „[…] Regardless, the dialogue, scenarios, and emotions on display in Pretty in Pink are as close to real as 1980s teen romances could get. Steff But at the end, when this boy and this girl, who are so obviously intended for one another, finally get together, there is great satisfaction.“Übersetzung: „Ich denke, Pretty in Pink beweist, dass es einen Grund gibt, warum gewisse alte Geschichten niemals aussterben werden. As a matter of fact, everyone's just about to puke from you. : You mean Andie? She should have relented to his charms — at least letting him think he was in control, that he was landing some prize that was otherwise unattainable. In real life, Steff’s house is absolutely stunning and looks like it belongs in a neighborhood somewhere on the East Coast and not in the heart of Los Angeles’ Hancock Park. Steff Why don't you just... nail her, and get it over with? Blane Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark's "If You Leave" became an international hit and charted at #4 on the Billboard Hot 100 in May 1986. Steff, do you hear yourself? I like her. : Andie Steff Blane Pretty in Pink ist ein US-amerikanischer Film aus dem Jahr 1986. You should do a post on it! Why stress for teenagers that these romantic decisions will actually affect the rest of these characters’ lives? : 'Fargo' Season 4 Episode 7 Recap: I'm a Fool to Do Your Dirty Work, 'Seduced's Creators Want Their Docuseries to Be a Warning, 'Seduced's Third Episode Is a Deep Dive into Keith Raniere's Most Deplorable Crimes, Keith Raniere, NXIVM Leader and 'The Vow' Subject, Gets 120 Years in Prison, Who is Peter on ‘Southern Charm’? So incredibly cool! I’m thinking maybe he is friendlier when alone, I am curious if that might be the case. I am right there with you, love James Spader! Back in June 2010, the Before the Trailer website mentioned that Dior was filming at the residence and, after doing some digging online, I discovered that the filming was actually for the Miss Dior fragrance campaign that starred actress Natalie Portman. On a side note you show the house was used in Scarecrow and Mrs King. Matter of fact, I was pissed off at you guys for being so nasty to her. Using the fabric from Iona's dress and the dress that her father had bought, Andie creates a pink prom dress. : Thanks to the Scarecrow and Mrs. King forum, I learned that Steff’s house also appeared extensively in the Season 1 episode titled “Waiting for Godorsky” as the supposed Washington, D.C.-area mansion of Princess Sophia Valosky (Hildegard Knef). But there’s always been one big thing that has bugged me about Pretty in Pink. : That’s not how Andie should have played it at all. Pretty in Pink was the top-grossing film for the week of March 12, 1986. Directed by Howard Deutch. : [15], Rotten Tomatoes reported as of July 2020 that 75% of 52 surveyed critics gave the film a positive review, with an average rating of 6.36/10. 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"[23], The main cast of Pretty in Pink was featured in an October 15, 2010 issue of Entertainment Weekly that featured reunions with the casts of landmark films and television shows.[24]. Company Credits Nobody appreciates your sense of humor, you know. Teamed with Hughes for the third time, Molly Ringwald is herself growing as an actress, lending 'Pink' a solid emotional center that largely boils down to making the audience care about her. :