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Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Directed by John Hughes. Starring Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, Mia Sara, Jeffrey Jones, Jennifer Grey, Edie McClurg, Charlie Sheen, Louis Anderson, Max Perlich, Kristy Swanson. (1986, PG-13, 103 min.)

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Wed., Aug. 15, 2001

When people think fondly of John Hughes, it's movies like Ferris Bueller that they're thinking of. This one's drenched in Eighties-style teen spirit. Matthew Broderick plays a kid who ditches high school for the day. The movie follows his adventure and teen vicissitudes.

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Ferris Bueller's Day Off, John Hughes, Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, Mia Sara, Jeffrey Jones, Jennifer Grey, Edie McClurg, Charlie Sheen, Louis Anderson, Max Perlich, Kristy Swanson

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