Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

July 11, 2022
A charming high school slacker is determined to get away with the ultimate skip day, but he'll have to outwit his fed-up sister and wily principal.

Details About the Film

This film is part of the series Extra Credit

Join University researchers from across academia as we poke, prod, and dissect John Hughes' American slacker classic. Panelists: Jordan Booker, Melissa Herzog, and Michael Coleman

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Extra Credit re-examines pop-culture cinema through an academic lens. Following each screening, University of Missouri researchers from across academia collide to poke, prod and dissect the film.

Striking playful associations and extracting new insights from nostalgic blockbusters and cult classics, The Connector program brings University of Missouri research, resources, and ideas to the Cinema.

Director(s): John Hughes
Starring: Matthew Broderick, Mia Sara, Alan Ruck, Jennifer Grey, Jeffrey Jones
Year Released: 1986
Runtime: 103 minutes
Country: United States
Language(s): English
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