Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

"One man's struggle to take it easy."
  • PG-13
  • 1986
  • 1 hr 43 min
  • 7.8  (322,380)
  • 61

A game-changing movie of the high school comedy genre, Ferris Bueller's Day off is a timeless movie about self-discovery, rebellious youth, and accepting the challenges of adulthood. True of all movies directed by John Hughes, Ferris Bueller's Day Off cuts to the complexities and confusion of youth while maintaining a buoyant light-heartedness. Starring Matthew Broderick as the charming but unfulfilled Ferris, this 80's comedy knows how to peel back the layers of comedy and reveal the root of trauma beneath it all. Charming and sly Ferris Bueller is determined to not attend school for the day. Successful, Ferris and his friends enjoy a day of parades, adventures, near-misses, and raw self-analysis. What are they honestly trying to run away from? While the youth galavants around, a suspicious principal, played by Jeffrey Jones, is sniffing out their chaotic trail. Ferris Bueller's Day Off hits almost every button an audience desires: romance, adventure, comedy, tragedy, all wrapped up in 80's teen comedy.

Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (Trailer 1)
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (Trailer 1)

Trailer - 1 min 32 sec

Ferris Bueller's Day Off (Clean Trailer)
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (Clean Trailer)

Trailer - 1 min 21 sec

Ferris Bueller's Day Off Presented By TCM
Ferris Bueller's Day Off Presented By TCM

Trailer - 30 sec

Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Trailer - 1 min 25 sec

Description
A game-changing movie of the high school comedy genre, Ferris Bueller's Day off is a timeless movie about self-discovery, rebellious youth, and accepting the challenges of adulthood. True of all movies directed by John Hughes, Ferris Bueller's Day Off cuts to the complexities and confusion of youth while maintaining a buoyant light-heartedness. Starring Matthew Broderick as the charming but unfulfilled Ferris, this 80's comedy knows how to peel back the layers of comedy and reveal the root of trauma beneath it all.

Charming and sly Ferris Bueller is determined to not attend school for the day. Successful, Ferris and his friends enjoy a day of parades, adventures, near-misses, and raw self-analysis. What are they honestly trying to run away from? While the youth galavants around, a suspicious principal, played by Jeffrey Jones, is sniffing out their chaotic trail. Ferris Bueller's Day Off hits almost every button an audience desires: romance, adventure, comedy, tragedy, all wrapped up in 80's teen comedy.

Ferris Bueller's Day Off is a 1986 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 43 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.8 and a MetaScore of 61.

Ferris Bueller's Day Off is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon Prime, Philo, The Roku Channel, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Ferris Bueller's Day Off for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1986
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 43 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (322,380)
  • Metascore
    61