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Ferris Bueller's Day Off

11th June 1986
1h 43m
John Hughes
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Ferris Bueller's Day Off is a 1986 Comedy High School film released on 11th June; John Hughes directed the film which stars Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, and Mia Sara. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $64,100,000 on its budget.


After high school slacker Ferris Bueller successfully fakes an illness in order to skip school for the day, he goes on a series of adventures throughout Chicago with his girlfriend Sloane and best friend Cameron, all the while trying to outwit his wily school principal and fed-up sister.

Cast (46)

Matthew Broderick in Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) Matthew Broderick Ferris Bueller
Age at Filming ≈ 23
Alan Ruck in Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) Alan Ruck Cameron Frye
Age at Filming ≈ 29
Mia Sara's profile Mia Sara Sloane Peterson
Age at Filming ≈ 18
Jennifer Grey in Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) Jennifer Grey Jeanie Bueller
Age at Filming ≈ 25
Jeffrey Jones's profile Jeffrey Jones Ed Rooney
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Kristy Swanson in Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) Kristy Swanson Economics Student - Simone Adamley
Age at Filming ≈ 16
Edie McClurg's profile Edie McClurg Grace, School Secretary
Age at Filming ≈ 34
Charlie Sheen in Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) Charlie Sheen Boy in Police Station
Age at Filming ≈ 20
Max Perlich's profile Max Perlich Economics Student - Anderson
Age at Filming ≈ 17
Richard Edson's profile Richard Edson Garage Attendant
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Scott Coffey's profile Scott Coffey Economics Student - Adams
Age at Filming ≈ 21
Lyman Ward's profile Lyman Ward Tom Bueller
Age at Filming ≈ 44
Ben Stein's profile Ben Stein Economics Teacher
Age at Filming ≈ 41
Cindy Pickett's profile Cindy Pickett Katie Bueller
Age at Filming ≈ 38
Tom Spratley's profile Tom Spratley Men's Room Attendant
Age at Filming ≈ 71
Virginia Capers's profile Virginia Capers Florence Sparrow
Age at Filming ≈ 60
Del Close's profile Del Close English Teacher
Age at Filming ≈ 51
DeeDee Rescher in Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) DeeDee Rescher Bus Driver
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Larry "Flash" Jenkins's profile Larry "Flash" Jenkins Attendant's Co-Pilot
Age at Filming ≈ 30
Louie Anderson's profile Louie Anderson Flower Deliveryman
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Jonathan Schmock's profile Jonathan Schmock Chez Quis Maitre d'
Age at Filming ≈ 29
Polly Noonan's profile Polly Noonan Girl on Bus
Stephanie Blake's profile Stephanie Blake Singing Nurse
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Eric Saiet's profile Eric Saiet Shermerite
Joey D. Vieira's profile Joey D. Vieira Pizza Man
Age at Filming ≈ 41
Robert Kim Police Officer - Det. Steven Lim
Annie Ryan's profile Annie Ryan Shermerite
Dick Sollenberger Politician at Parade
John Hughes's profile John Hughes Guy Running Between Cabs (uncredited)
Age at Filming ≈ 35
Jason Alderman Shermerite
Joey Garfield's profile Joey Garfield Shermerite
Bridgett Baron's profile Bridgett Baron Shermerite
Paul Manzanero Pumpkin Head
Robert McKibbon Balloon Man
Debra Montague Girl in Pizza Joint
Dave Silvestri's profile Dave Silvestri Businessman
Age at Filming ≈ 18
Lee Ann Marie's profile Lee Ann Marie 'Fraulein' on Ferris' Float During Parade (uncredited)
Miranda Whittle Girl on Trampoline
Bob Parkinson Minister at Parade
Richard Rohrbough Minister at Parade
Edward Le Beau Gym Teacher
Lisa Bellard Economics Student
Tiffany Chance Shermerite
Eric Edidin Shermerite
Brendan Baber Shermerite

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Ferris Bueller's Day Off Stats

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

9% 13-19
13% 20-29
20% 30-39
7% 40-49
2% 50-59
2% 60-69
2% 70-79
46% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

35% Female
65% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

9% Good
91% Neutral/Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

15% High School Student
4% Teacher
4% Nurse
2% Dean
2% Secretary
2% Bus Driver
2% Maitre d'
67% Unknown

Ferris Bueller's Day Off FAQ

When was Ferris Bueller's Day Off released?

Ferris Bueller's Day Off was released 37 years ago, on Wednesday June 11th, 1986.

Who plays the lead role(s) in Ferris Bueller's Day Off?

The lead role is played by Matthew Broderick in the role of Ferris Bueller.

How much did Ferris Bueller's Day Off cost to make?

The budget was $6,000,000.

How much money did Ferris Bueller's Day Off make?

The worldwide revenue was $70,100,000.

Is Ferris Bueller's Day Off on Netflix?

No, Ferris Bueller's Day Off is not currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is Ferris Bueller's Day Off on Amazon Prime?

No, Ferris Bueller's Day Off is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is Ferris Bueller's Day Off on Disney Plus?

No, Ferris Bueller's Day Off is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States