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Recasting ‘The Breakfast Club’

Emma Watson, Michael Cera, Justin Bieber step into John Hughes’ classic film

Emma Watson as Claire StandishEmma Watson as Claire Standish

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On the heels of bad remakes of Footloose and The Thing, Peter Travers wondered what other Eighties movie was prime for a redo. Votes cast on Twitter, Facebook and in his blog made the answer clear: The Breakfast Club.

Here, Harry Potter's Emma Watson steps out of her role as the smartest wizard of her age and into the shoes of popular girl Claire Standish, originally played by Molly Ringwald.

Photo Illustrations by Julie Holder


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