Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Ferris Bueller's Day Off1986

Stars: Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, Mia Sara, Jeffrey Jones
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 103 minutes

Like a soda pop left open all night, Bueller seems to have lost its effervescence over time. Sure, Matthew Broderick is still appealing as the perennial truant, Ferris, who fakes his parents out and takes one memorable day off from school. Jeffrey J… more »

Mr. Rooney:
I don't trust this kid any further than I can throw him.

Grace:
Well, with your bad knee, Ed, you shouldn't throw anybody. [Ed looks at Grace] It's true.

Mr. Rooney:
What is so dangerous about a character like Ferris Bueller is he gives good kids bad ideas.

Grace:
Uh-huh.

Mr. Rooney:
Last thing I need at this point in my career is 1,500 Ferris Bueller disciples running around these halls. He jeopardizes my ability to effectively govern this student body.

Grace:
Well, he makes you look like an ass, is what he does, Ed.

Mr. Rooney:
Thank you, Grace. I think you're wrong.

Grace:
Oh, well, he's very popular, Ed. The sportos, the motorheads, geeks, sluts, bloods, wasteoids, dweebies, d*ckheads — They all adore him. They think he's a righteous dude.

Mr. Rooney:
That is why I have got to catch him this time. To show these kids that the example he sets is a first-class ticket to nowhere.

Grace:
Oh, Ed, you sounded like Dirty Harry just then.

Mr. Rooney:
Really?

Grace:
Uh-huh.

Mr. Rooney:
[smiles] Thanks, Grace.

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