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Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Directed by John Hughes
Produced by John Hughes
Tom Jacobson
Written by John Hughes
Starring Matthew Broderick
Alan Ruck
Mia Sara
Jeffrey Jones
Jennifer Grey
Music by Ira Newborn
Arthur Baker
John Robie
Cinematography Tak Fujimoto
Editing by Paul Hirsch
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date(s) June 11, 1986
Running time 103 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $5.8 million
Money made $70,136,369

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.


  • Matthew Broderick as Ferris Bueller
  • Alan Ruck as Cameron Frye
  • Mia Sara as Sloane Peterson
  • Jeffrey Jones as Edward R. Rooney, Dean of Students
  • Jennifer Grey as Jeanie Bueller
  • Lyman Ward as Tom Bueller
  • Cindy Pickett as Katie Bueller
  • Edie McClurg as Grace the secretary
  • Ben Stein as the Economics teacher
  • Del Close as the English teacher
  • Charlie Sheen as Garth Volbeck, the teenage boy in police station
  • Richard Edson as the Parking Garage Attendant
  • Kristy Swanson as Simone Adamlee the Economics Student
  • Johnathan Schmock as the snooty waiter
  • Virginia Capers as Nurse Florence Sparrow

TV show

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. The Bueller family lived in Los Angeles instead of Chicago.

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