Ringwald had previously been in the Hughes films ' Sixteen Candles' and ' Breakfast Club' and had made her screen debut on an episode of ' Diff'rent Strokes.' Now: Ringwald is enjoying her highest profile role since the Hughes-era as mom Angie Jurgens on ' The Secret Life Of An American Teenager.' The 45-year-old is married to writer Panio Gianopoulos and they have three children.Then: We were all pulling for Duckie to end up with Andie.Very little of what college students take away from the experience comes from textbooks or classrooms.The pursuit of higher education is a crash course in life lessons.A member of the notorious "Brat Pack," Mc Carthy had starred in ' Class' and ' St.
(Ringwald recently floated the theory that Duckie was gay, although Cryer disagrees with this interpretation.) Cryer got his start on Broadway (he took over the lead in ' Torch Song Trilogy' from Matthew Broderick) and in 1984 made his movie debut opposite Demi Moore in the romantic comedy ' No Small Affair.' Now: Since 2003, Cryer has played sad sack to Charlie Sheen and then Ashton Kutcher's alpha males on ' Two and a Half Men,' a role which has garnered Cryer two Emmys.
The film opens and closes with shots of the American flag, ultimately ending with the word "unlearn." That message, overt and ham-fisted like itself, urges the audience to step away from the lessons they've been taught by life.
But for all of the world's progress in the 20 years since the film’s release, its statement has failed to resonate on a level powerful enough to breed significant change.
Lassiter asks if she knows him, or thinks he's someone else.
She asks him what his story is, and calls him by his first name, which puts Lassiter a bit on edge, and he asks her if she's a prostitute.