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Watch Matthew Broderick In Full-Length Ferris Bueller Super Bowl Commerical (VIDEO)

Posted 03.31.2012 | Entertainment

The Internet moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you'd miss the complete Ferris Bueller-inspired Honda...

Ferris Bueller Super Bowl Commercial: Matthew Broderick And Todd Phillips Team For Honda?

Posted 03.28.2012 | Entertainment

The Internet threw its back out on Thursday thanks to a 10-second video featuring Matthew Broderick in full Ferris Bueller mode. ("How can I handle wo...

Matthew Broderick Plays Ferris Bueller In Super Bowl Ad

Posted 03.27.2012 | Entertainment

It isn't another iteration of the Bud Bowl, but Super Bowl XLVI will have a decidedly '80s feel on Feb. 5. It seems that Matthew Broderick is going to...

PHOTOS: Ferris Bueller Returns To Wrigley Field

Posted 12.02.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Ferris Bueller has returned to Wrigley Field, though this time he didn't have to cut class. And he helped set a world record. The 1986 ...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 11.21.2011 | New York
Len Berman

With the news that Colts quarterback Peyton Manning underwent stem cell treatment in Europe for his neck, comes word that free agent wide receiver Terrell Owens is in Korea for the same kind of treatment on his knee.

'Ferris Bueller' Will Be First Film Screened At Wrigley Field

Posted 11.20.2011 | Chicago

With the classic Chicago-based comedy "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" celebrating the 25th anniversary of its release this year, Groupon and Wrigley Field ...

Classic 80s Movies Hollywood Hasn't Ruined -- Yet

Una LaMarche | Posted 09.11.2011 | Home
Una LaMarche

The way to do a remake right, as evidenced by the 2004 monstrosity Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights, is to give it a colon, a subtitle, and a plot preferably set outside U.S. borders. This alerts the potential viewer to the fact that it will suck.

Is A 'Ferris Bueller' Sequel On The Way?

Posted 08.15.2011 | Chicago

Perhaps it can be chalked up to a renewed sense of nostalgia for the now deceased film director John Hughes, or perhaps we're in the midst of a collec...

WATCH: Ferris Bueller's Last Day Off

Posted 08.15.2011 | Comedy

The charm of Matthew Broderick's character in 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off' was that he was a seize-the-day, fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants kind of guy. A...

Matthew Broderick, Who Do You Think You Are?

Megan Smolenyak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Megan Smolenyak

Matthew Broderick found success at an early age with his memorable performance in Ferris Bueller's Day Off. His efforts to trace his family history unearthed a legacy of quiet heroes.

PHOTOS: Inside The Iconic Home From "Ferris Bueller's Day Off"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

You may remember the amazing Ben Rose home from "Ferris Bueller's Day Off." The scene: Cameron has a breakdown when he returns his dad's Ferrari and d...

Life Moves Pretty Fast: Remembering John Hughes, One Year After His Death

Susannah Gora | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Susannah Gora

For those of us for whom John Hughes' movies do mean so much, it's almost possible to suspend disbelief when "Pretty in Pink" comes on the radio, or when Sixteen Candles is on cable again.

First Rule About Ferris Club? Don't Talk About Ferris Club. (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

There's long been a theory amongst die-hard "Ferris Bueller" fans ("The Froman Fanatics," if you will) that the Matthew Broderick character is simply ...

'Ferris Bueller' Ferrari Going Up For Auction

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Two sliding glass doors are drawn apart. Matthew Broderick and Alan Ruck are standing outside a garage. Ruck, in his signature Red Wings jersey and kh...

Eureka: A Conversation With Rooney's Robert Schwartzman and Ned Brower

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Named after Ed Rooney -- everyone's favorite principal from Ferris Bueller's Day Off -- Rooney has amassed major chart success and three rowdy, unpretentious albums full of clever lyrics and hook-filled melodies.

PHOTOS: Top Ten Movies Filmed In Chicago

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

To celebrate their 40th anniversary, Chicago magazine has been releasing Top 40 lists of the records, restaurants and movies that epitomize Chicago. T...

Annals of the Over-rated: John Hughes

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I had made a personal vow not to write about the Oscar winners or the Oscar show this year, simply out of boredom and crankiness. And my instincts wer...

Don't You Forget About Them (Slideshow)

Susannah Gora | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Susannah Gora

This is the history behind the making of the seminal 1980s youth movies like The Breakfast Club, Sixteen Candles and Ferris Bueller's Day Off.

Ferris Bueller House Tops Endangered Buildings List

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Highland Park house made famous in Ferris Bueller's Day Off tops a list of endangered historic structures in Chicago released Wednesday by non-pro...

The Early Ferris Bueller: Remembering John Hughes' Years in Advertising

Robert Nolan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Robert Nolan

John never looked down his nose at the Leo Burnett job. He took on every assignment with gusto and an off-kilter sense of humor. He was tireless and prolific -- a committed workaholic.

What If Ferris Bueller Was on Twitter...

Lee Brenner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Lee Brenner

Would Ferris really have been able to get away with skipping school with cameras in every cell phone?

John Hughes & the Soundtrack of Our Lives

Shawn Amos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Shawn Amos

You can talk about Michael Jackson all you want but John Hughes was the soundtrack to my 1980s life.

TNT Admits To Never Actually Broadcasting the First Half of The Shawshank Redemption

The Hollywood Ham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
The Hollywood Ham

"Most Shawshank fans claim they can watch it from any point and it doesn't affect the viewing experience," explained one TNT exec.

Ferris Bueller Home Tour (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A home featured in the 1980s classic Ferris Bueller's Day Off is on sale for $2.3 million, MSNBC reports. Located in the well-to-do Highland Park neig...

Abe Froman Furious Over Mysterious Credit Card Charge From Upscale Chicago Restaurant

The Hollywood Ham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
The Hollywood Ham

Abe Froman, known throughout the Chicago-land area as the "Sausage King," is still fuming about an unpaid tab at the French Restaurant, Chez Quiz, which he was billed for over twenty years ago.