Film director John Huges dies of heart attack at 59

There are 8 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Aug 6, 2009, titled Film director John Huges dies of heart attack at 59. In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

A spokeswoman for John Hughes says the director of 1980s coming-of-age films like "Sixteen Candles" and "The Breakfast Club" has died in Manhattan.

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SSP

Minneapolis, MN

#1 Aug 6, 2009
One of the best.
XD40 Fan

Saint Paul, MN

#2 Aug 6, 2009
We've lost an American treasure.
Jim

Saint Paul, MN

#3 Aug 6, 2009
This guy was golden . Rest in Peace, you will be missed .
August

West Palm Beach, FL

#4 Aug 6, 2009
The end of an era. The Breakfast Club was awesome!
griddy

Saint Paul, MN

#5 Aug 6, 2009
August wrote:
The end of an era. The Breakfast Club was awesome!
Ouch! Not good.
griddy

Saint Paul, MN

#6 Aug 6, 2009
August wrote:
The end of an era. The Breakfast Club was awesome!
I can see how this post/reply would be misinterpreted...I mean you're right, he was the best in this genre.
Jebidiah Springfield

Saint Paul, MN

#7 Aug 6, 2009
Don't you....forget about me!
brag0031

Minneapolis, MN

#8 Aug 9, 2009
I wish they would have put Planes,Trains, and Automobiles in the poll. That is one of my favorite comedies of all time. I watch it every year around Thanksgiving. When I was in high school, my friends and I would quote lines from it all the time.
"Those aren't pillows!!!!!"

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