Pop Culture Affidavit Episode 133: Some Kind of Wonderful

After four years and six films, John Hughes left the teen movie subgenre behind in 1987, but not before producing one last film, Some Kind of Wonderful. Join me as I take a look at the film, its novelization, the soundtrack, and evaluate its place in the teen movie canon and 1980s film history.

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After the jump, there are a few extras …

The cover to the novelization

The teaser trailer (which was shown in theaters as well as featured on the VHS release of Pretty in Pink):

The full theatrical trailer:

A set of commercials from WPIX in 1990 that features a Some Kind of Wonderful ad:


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