10 Facts about Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Facts about Ferris Bueller’s Day Off talk about an American teen comedy movie released in 1986. John Hughes was the writer, director and co-producer. Tom Jacobson is the other co-producer. The primary cast included Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck and Mia Sara. Broderick took the titular role. He portrayed a high school slacker. He had his own inner thoughts and techniques to go beyond the common customs. Let us find out the details about Ferris Bueller’s Day Off below:

Facts about Ferris Bueller’s Day off 1: screenplay

The screenplay of Ferris Bueller’s Day Off was written by Hughes in less than one week.

Facts about Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Facts about Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Facts about Ferris Bueller’s Day off 2: filming

In September 1985, the crew began to film Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. In November 1985, the filming was completed.

Facts about Ferris Bueller’s Day off 3: landmarks

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off is filmed with many landmarks in it.  It featured Art Institute of Chicago and Sears Tower. Hughes said that he loved Chicago and wanted to put the landmarks in his movie.

Read Also: 10 Facts about Fat Sick and Nearly Dead

Ferris Bueller's Day Off Cast

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off Cast

Facts about Ferris Bueller’s Day off 4: release

On 11 June 1986, Paramount Pictures released Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.  It was made with the budget of $5.8 million. It grossed $70.1 due to its impressive popularity and great receptions from audiences and critics.

Facts about Ferris Bueller’s Day off 5: preservation

National Film Registry by the Library of Congress decided to include Ferris Bueller’s Day Off in the national preservation in 2014.

Facts about Ferris Bueller’s Day off 6: a pitch

Hughes had a pitch about his idea on a movie on February 26, 1985 after he realized that he had developed the basic storyline at the other day. He narrated the idea on Ned Tanen, the chief of Paramount Studios.

Facts about Ferris Bueller’s Day off 7: the first cut

It needed 2 hours and 45 minutes to do the first cut of Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.

Ferris Bueller's Day Off Facts

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off Facts

Facts about Ferris Bueller’s Day Off 8: clothes

Since the storyline only took place in one day, the same clothes would be worn by all characters.

See Also: 10 Facts about Fault in Our Stars

Facts about Ferris Bueller’s Day off 9: Broderick

Broderick took the main role as Ferris Bueller. When Hughes wrote the screenplay, he thought that Broderick was fit with the character.

Broderick

Broderick

Facts about Ferris Bueller’s Day Off 10: other actors

Actually, the famous actors like Michael J. Fox, Tom Cruise, John Cusack and Jim Carey were also considered for the role.

What do you think on facts about Ferris Bueller?