The signs as moments of the breakfast club

Aries: bender taking the blame when everyone is running away from mr. vernon // claire’s secret lipstick talent

Taurus: brian when he’s hiding the weed in his pants // brian when he was explaining the elephant lamp

Gemini: claire and bender’s face when andrew was pulling food out from his lunch // allison wanting to move away from home and see the world

Cancer: the soft song that plays in the background when Andrew sees Allison’s makeover and melts the audience’s heart (love theme by Keith Forsey) // brian writing the essay for everyone to share

Leo: andrew having to deal with the pressure he faces from his coach, friends and father // andrew and allison having a moment about their parents

Virgo: when allison knows all of brian’s information because she stole his wallet // bender and allison calling claire a tease

Libra: brian, allison, claire and andrew covering for bender when he’s hiding under the table // bender falling through the roof of the library when escaping the broom closet

Scorpio: claire being conceited and brian calling her out // the horror in bender’s face when mr. vernon wants him to fight

Sagittarius: andrew protecting claire throughout the movie from bender // when brian starts to call andrew “andy”

Capricorn: when “don’t you forget about me” plays for the end of the movie // bender raising his fist in the air

Aquarius: claire kissing bender’s neck // when andrew starts laughing when brian said he had a flare gun

Pisces: brian having a fake ID so he can vote // allison and brian wanting to be friends even after detention

4

“Saturday, March twenty-fourth, nineteen eighty-four. Shermer High school, Shermer, Illinois. 60062”

Thirty years ago today,
a princess,
a delinquent,
a brain,
a basket-case,
and a jock,
met for detention.

This is a special day.