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Ferris Buellers Day Off

Why There Are No Good Apps for Etiquette and Education

Brad Spirrison | Posted 12.28.2014 | Technology
Brad Spirrison

The very devices and media delivery systems that provide us with unprecedented insight and understanding of the world are also distracting us from what is existing in front of our eyes.

Yagana Shah

9 Facts About 'Ferris Bueller' That Will Blow Your Mind

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.11.2014 | Fifty

It's been nearly 30 years today, since Ferris Bueller took the day off, but kids (and adults) everywhere still dream of ditching school (or work) with...

'Ferris Bueller' Glass House Sells For $1.06M

AP | Posted 05.30.2014 | Entertainment

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago-area home where Ferris Bueller's friend Cameron famously "killed" his father's prized Ferrari finally has a new owner. C...

The One Crazy Activity That Will Bond Your Teens For Life

Julie Fingersh | Posted 07.07.2014 | Fifty
Julie Fingersh

Years ago, my husband introduced our kids to the concept of watching a few select movies over and over and over again. Having been raised at the altar of productivity, I saw this activity as a colossal waste of time, bordering on sinful.

17 Movie Music Scenes That'll Make You Dance, Sing And Upload It To YouTube Right Now

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Zaslow | Posted 03.28.2014 | Good News

We'd like to think the greatest cinematic moments happen when a music scene induces some serious audience toe-tapping and head-bobbing. Then head-bobb...

The Invention of Dieter Meier

Gabrielle Selz | Posted 10.13.2013 | Arts
Gabrielle Selz

It is in Dieter Meier's work as an artist where he best melds his chameleon-like thirst for adventure, with his comic sense of the futility of any endeavor. Now, his evolution as an artist and performer is on view in a show, Dieter Meier the Yello Years.

If These Classic Movies Were Made Today

Melissa Sher | Posted 10.09.2013 | Women
Melissa Sher

Sixteen Candles: Jake wishes Samantha a happy birthday on her Facebook page. He does not get her a cake.

What a Scene From Ferris Bueller Can Teach You About Yourself and Your Husband's Ex-Wife

Peggy Nolan | Posted 09.22.2013 | Divorce
Peggy Nolan

Stepmamas -- you are Jeannie. And you are pissed off and irritated because you think your stepkids' mom is doing something and getting away with it. And you're not doing what she's doing because you play by a set of rules that she doesn't play by.

Reliving High School Through Instagram

Mobiledia | Posted 09.09.2013 | Technology
Mobiledia

How you see the world is at the heart of Instagram, turning it into the digital version of high school, complete with its own cliques and cast of characters.

Second City's All-Time Favorite Chicago Movies

Liz Kozak | Posted 08.28.2013 | Chicago
Liz Kozak

In honor of the unofficial official holiday, we asked our Second City family to share their all-time favorite Chicago flicks.

5 Things I Learned From '80s Movies

Bailee Ufert | Posted 07.22.2013 | Teen
Bailee Ufert

The 1980s were a blissful decade full of cringe-worthy fashion trends and pop music. The movies from the '80s are haunting in a good way; they leave us enamored and begging for more. Many of them have hidden messages, and some are more obvious.

The 10 Best High School Graduation Movies!

| Posted 05.06.2013 | Teen

By Alexis Benveniste As high school comes to a close, we’re dying to watch our favorite movies about high school graduation. Sit back and relax, ...

5 Awesome Teen Movies That You Should Watch Again

Celeste Yim | Posted 07.01.2013 | Teen
Celeste Yim

I want to share the impacts of five of my favorite flicks from this sub-genre to remind you of their existences, and also to inspire you to look for something new within them. The following movies perfectly encapsulate what being a teenager is supposed to be, but never is.

What 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off' Taught My Autistic Son

Priscilla Gilman | Posted 06.09.2013 | Parents
Priscilla Gilman

As I drove Benj to his school, I thought about the poignancy of showing this particular movie to a group of children who struggle with making and sustaining peer relationships, telling and understanding jokes, coloring outside the lines -- all the things Ferris Bueller does so effortlessly.

Ferris Bueller Does The Harlem Shake (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 04.13.2013 | Technology
Shira Lazar

It all started with this crazy video from music producer, Baauer. Then, everyone wanted to do it. And now, pop culture's favorite parade-crasher Ferris Bueller is jumping on the dance meme bandwagon, courtesy of What's Trending!

10 Movies That Take Place In A Museum

Posted 09.24.2012 | Arts

From elaborate art heists to existential teenage crises to Russian period dramas, some of the most memorable moments in cinematic history have taken p...

15 Life Lessons From Teen Movies (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 07.18.2012 | Teen

When navigating the high school social landscape, there are some important rules that every teenager needs to know. And although there may not be a Su...

Awkward (Film) Family Portraits

Posted 05.10.2012 | Arts

Kirk Demarais creates the stereotypical J.C. Penney awkward family portrait with a crucial twist: he portrays fictional families from film and TV. His...

Student Allegedly Hacks Computers To Change Grades

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 04.23.2012 | Education

An unnamed student at Pelham High School in Pelham, N.H., may have taken the 80's film "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" a little too seriously, as he allege...

'Happy Endings': Max And Penny Meet Valet From 'Ferris Bueller'

Posted 05.07.2012 | TV

"Happy Endings" (Wed., 9:30 p.m. EST on ABC) found a way to work a fun cameo seamlessly into their crazy narrative this week in an all-new episode. Wh...

Ferris Bueller Super Bowl Ad: Matthew Broderick Confirms Self-Doubt, Cameron Cameo Nixed

Posted 04.01.2012 | Entertainment

From its first itty bitty steps into the Twittersphere to a full-blown viral triumph, the Ferris Bueller Super Bowl ad-cum-Internet phenomenon has bee...

How Many Easter Eggs Did You Spot During The Ferris Bueller Super Bowl Commercial?

Posted 04.07.2012 | Entertainment

Super Bowl commercials move pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss things. Like these easter eggs from the Fer...

Like & Dislike List: Back to the Future on Broadway, Office Spin-Off, New Hunger Games and More!

Kris LoPresto | Posted 04.04.2012 | Entertainment
Kris LoPresto

Like: The Ferris Bueller Honda Super Bowl Spot. Over 10 million views and counting! For a commercial! Does anyone not love this spot?

Ferris Bueller Super Bowl Ad: Matthew Broderick Confirms Self-Doubt, Cameron Cameo Nixed

Posted 04.01.2012 | Entertainment

From its first itty bitty steps into the Twittersphere to a full-blown viral triumph, the Ferris Bueller Super Bowl ad-cum-Internet phenomenon has bee...

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 things...like the complete Ferris Bueller-inspired Honda...