Sixteen Candles
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Trivia: John Cusack's real-life sister, Joan Cusack, is wearing a neck brace on the bus at the beginning of the film.

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Trivia: Molly Ringwald's real-life sister, Beth Ringwald, appears in the film as Patty Baker, the girl being carried out of the coat room just before Samantha attempted to talk to Jake.

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Trivia: Director John Hughes, wrote this script in two days.

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Trivia: Jake's Licence plate reads "21850" (February 18, 1950), which is director John Hughes' birthday.

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Trivia: This film marked the directorial debut of John Hughes.

Continuity mistake: When the family is getting into the car to go to the wedding one grandmother says to the other "let me in". The grandmother gets out to let the other grandmother in but the first grandmother never gets back in the car, she just pretends to. You can see her hiding behind the cars as it backs down the drive. Both grandmothers are in the car when they see Long Duk Dong on the lawn.

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Long Duk Dong: No more yankie my wankie. The Donger need food.

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Question: When Molly Ringwald and Anthony Michael Hall are sitting in the car at the dance, what is the humiliating secret that he tells her and she laughs at?

Answer: He tells her that he is a virgin. His friends think that he is a "stud" and has had sex when he hasn't.

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