“The Breakfast Club” 

They only met once, but it changed their lives forever.

May 8 – 14

LIVE Q&A Discussion
7:30pm, Thursday, May 14

Beyond The Bay
Classic Film Online Programming


How This Works:

1. View an introduction to the movie selected by your Bay Community Theatre.
2. Watch the movie on a streaming service of your choice.
3. Participate in a live Q&A session about the movie hosted by your Bay Community Theatre.

1. Watch the BCT Introduction to “The Breakfast Club”:


2.Watch “The Breakfast Club” on one of the following streaming services:

Amazon Prime Video
Google Play




3. Join the LIVE  “The Breakfast Club” Q&A session:

Thursday, May 14, 2020

7:30 pm, EDT / 6:30 pm CDT

Link: https://youtu.be/p0VIBGKNRzs


Zeke Smith, BCT Programming Team Member, former high school student

Rita Wessels, BCT Programming Team Member, former teacher

Kevin Maher, BCT Programming Team Member, current parent of high schoolers

Movie Synopsis:

Beyond being in the same class at Shermer High School in Shermer, Illinois, Claire Standish, Andrew Clark, John Bender, Brian Johnson and Allison Reynolds have little in common, and with the exception of Claire and Andrew, do not associate with each other in school. In the simplest and in their own terms, Claire is a princess, Andrew an athlete, John a criminal, Brian a brain, and Allison a basket case. But one other thing they do have in common is a nine hour detention in the school library together on Saturday, March 24, 1984, under the direction of Mr. Vernon, supervising from his office across the hall. Each is required to write a minimum one thousand word essay during that time about who they think they are. At the beginning of those nine hours, each, if they were indeed planning on writing that essay, would probably write something close to what the world sees of them, and what they have been brainwashed into believing of themselves. But based on their adventures during that … Written by Huggo

R | 1h 37min | ComedyDrama

Director:  John Hughes

Writer: John Hughes

Stars: Emilio EstevezJudd NelsonMolly Ringwald | See full cast & crew »

Original (sort of) Trailer: