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Old March 8 2010, 03:20 AM   #61
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Hughes is certainly worthy of a special tribute. His movies ring true for all generations.
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Old March 8 2010, 03:21 AM   #62
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John Hughes: Defined a decade, damn near two.

Great, great film-maker and a tragic loss. This is a great tribute to him.
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Old March 8 2010, 03:21 AM   #63
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I grew up on his movies.
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Old March 8 2010, 03:21 AM   #64
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My God these people all look so damn young, how old have I become?
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Old March 8 2010, 03:21 AM   #65
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A real shame about Hughes -- his movies helped to define 80s cinema. This is a very sweet tribute.
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Old March 8 2010, 03:21 AM   #66
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Fantastic tribute to a fantastic director.
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Old March 8 2010, 03:21 AM   #67
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I'm disappointed that "Almost There" from Princess and the Frog didn't win (I still have that song stuck in my head months after seeing the film), or at least the other song from that movie. The other songs in the category seemed odd.
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Old March 8 2010, 03:23 AM   #68
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AAAHH, and now they all look old! How old have I become....
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Old March 8 2010, 03:23 AM   #69
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God, Macaulay Culkin is creepy.
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Old March 8 2010, 03:23 AM   #70
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Culkin looks stoned out of his mind.
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Old March 8 2010, 03:23 AM   #71
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AAAHH, and now they all look old! How old have I become....
I did the same thing.
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Old March 8 2010, 03:24 AM   #72
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Holy Cow, first Molly Ringwald and now McCauly Culkin? Hughes really was special if he can bring them both out of hiding.
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Old March 8 2010, 03:24 AM   #73
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Fact Check: Best Animated Feature didn't exist in 1991. Samuel L. Jackson wuz wrong!
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SLJ just did a line of dialogue without droppng an F-Bomb. I don't know who he is anymore.
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Old March 8 2010, 03:24 AM   #75
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Aw, man. UP was such a fun movie.
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