Ferris Bueller's Day Off

1986 film by John Hughes

Ferris Bueller's Day Off is a 1986 American teen comedy movie set in Chicago, Illinois. It was produced by John Hughes and Tom Jacobson and was directed by Hughes. It was very successful at the box office and has since become a cult classic.

Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Directed byJohn Hughes
Written byJohn Hughes
Produced byJohn Hughes
Tom Jacobson
StarringMatthew Broderick
Alan Ruck
Mia Sara
Jeffrey Jones
Jennifer Grey
CinematographyTak Fujimoto
Edited byPaul Hirsch
Music byIra Newborn
Arthur Baker
John Robie
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
June 11, 1986
Running time
103 minutes
CountryUnited States
Budget$5.8 million
Box office$70,136,369

Release dates Edit

Country Premiere
  United States 11 June 1986
  Norway 14 August 1986
  Australia 21 August 1986
  Argentina 23 October 1986
  Finland 12 December 1986
  France 17 December 1986
  Greece 17 December 1986
  Netherlands 18 December 1986
  West Germany 18 December 1986
  Austria 19 December 1986
  Brazil 19 December 1986
  Sweden 19 December 1986
  Denmark 26 December 1986
  Hong Kong 8 January 1987
  Colombia 29 January 1987
  United Kingdom 13 February 1987
  Portugal 27 February 1987
  Japan 28 February 1987
  Ireland 6 March 1987
  Uruguay 6 March 1987
  Italy 17 April 1987
  Spain 24 April 1987

Cast Edit

TV show Edit

There was a TV show on NBC in 1990 called Ferris Bueller, which was a prequel to the movie. Charlie Schlatter played Ferris Bueller; Jennifer Aniston played his sister and also featuring Samantha Robson in her first starring role. The Bueller family lived in Los Angeles instead of Chicago.

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