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Dec 10 2021
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Schoeffling with the pin crowd (Image via Warner Bros.)

Mantique of the Day over at Gr8erDays on IG (follows appreciated) is Michael Schoeffling, certainly one of the silver screen's most dauntingly handsome men. As the perfect Jake Ryan in the how-did-we-not-see-it-then imperfect Sixteen Candles, he truly shone — and is one of the only salvageable aspects of the film, along with iconic Molly Ringwald.

Hard to believe he's 61 today — wherever he is. Schoeffling vamoosed from Hollywood 30 years ago to make a family and furniture, and he has yet to look back.

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