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Jason Maholy, Freelance Reporter
11:29 am CDT March 19, 2017
For many people who grew up during the 1980s, the teen-centric films of director John Hughes were a de facto introduction to cinema. Movies such as “Sixteen Candles,” “Ferris Bueller's Day Off” and “The Breakfast Club” — all of which were filmed in the Chicago area — were funny, featured memorable characters and had heart. They also found a huge audience among the youths of the Decade of Decadence.