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jackrabbit_film_reviews 94. Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1987, John Hughes)
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"Hughes follows up from 'The Breakfast Club' and strikes cultural success once again as he writes and directs Ferris Bueller's Day Off.

What seems to be the common trend between the two is the level of simplicity in the story and the lighthearted, comical tone to which they both possess. Though the differences which can be noticed are a sillier, cheesier, weaker script and characters that lack the depth seen in 'Breakfast Club'. Don't get me wrong, it's definitely a fun and exciting experience but personally I didn't feel it reached the marks set from his previous film, nor did I understand why it's such a cult classic. Maybe this could fall down to me not being a massive Broderick fan (which by that I mean I dislike him), I thought maybe this would be the film to change my perspective of him but unfortunately it didn't. Instead I felt he was at times, awkward and cringeworthy, and that Ferris Bueller as a character was so greatly written and had the potential to be much more - though it's hard to imagine anyone else playing this role while Broderick in that famous jacket and vest is so iconic. The positive additions to this film, such as the use of 'breaking the fourth wall', a killer wardrobe department, some quirky editing and The Beatles 'Twist and Shout' are some of the brilliant touches that help create its famous identity and save it from feeling too flat.

As a stand alone film, and without looking at certain aspects in too much detail, this is still a wild and whimsical ride that shouldn't be ignored, regardless of its shortcomings."
7.2/10 - Mr White
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  •   gottagotomoes Classic 2h
  •   gottagotomoes But I think the best characters were his sister and his bestfriend they made the movie 2h
  •   jackrabbit_film_reviews @gottagotomoes I thought the sister was very good too. But I didn't like the best friend at all aha 2h
  •   gottagotomoes Lol.... I thought him being basically beginning as one of his weirdo drones... having finding the courage to stand up to his father was some of the better acting after they destroyed the car... I mean he showed some range in a corky type of way 2h
  •   jackrabbit_film_reviews Yeah I see what you mean, without that bit of development at the end he would of been completely two dimensional. I just thought he went from one extreme to the other too quickly which didn't feel very genuine. I don't think anyone would be that chilled after wrecking that car aha! But it's a comedy so it didn't bother me greatly 1h
  •   sivanamilani :) 43min

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sjp_daily Happy Valentine's day to the best couple #SarahJessicaParker & #MatthewBroderick 7h

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lvthephotographer This film is just a tonne of fun. With a bunch of entertaining characters and a plot that is chaotic but pans out perfectly, you are a fool not to have seen this film . The song/dance number at the end is mint! This will forever be Matthew Broderick's defining role. Overall 9/10. #ferrisbueller #ferrisbuellersdayoff #matthewbroderick #movie #moviereview #film #filmreview #cultmovie #cultfilm #cultcinema #miasara #alanruck #johnhughes 10h

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maddysillis "How can I be expected to handle school on a day like this?" #ferrisbueller #ferrisbuellersdayoff #matthewbroderick #johnlennon 11h

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raychdigitalink "Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it." Can somebody find me this for my office? I'm such a sucker for #JohnHughes. #HappySunday 😀 12h

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iwatchfilms Glory (1989)
Directed by Edward Zwick
Starring Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes, and Morgan Freeman
This tells the true story is Robert Gould Shaw, portrayed by Matthew Broderick, who leads the Civil War's first all black company- the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. This regiment is known for their heroic actions at Fprt Wagner, ultimately what this movie leads up to.
This is an absolutely excellent war film and shines light on a little known chapter of the Civil War. It is full of amazing and emotional scenes, the whole cast is amazing. While the fighting scenes are mediocre and not as "up-close" and emotional, this movie isn't about bloody battles, it's about the human spirit in the face of all the obstacles individualized for each person.
I watched this movie in school last year and I'm so glad my teacher showed it to us- Glory is truly glorious!
#glory #matthewbroderick #caryelwes #morganfreeman #denzelwashington #regiment #civilwar #54th #cinephile #moviebuff #filmbuff #iwatchfilms #war #movies #films #moviereviews #cinema
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staygoldponyyy I probably already posted this photo, but whatever. {#matthewbroderick} 18h

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queenofmunchkins Discovering Ferris Bueller's Day Off and enjoying my own day off a whole lot further in the process #matthewbroderick #goodtimes #lazysaturday 1d

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alittlelighthere one of the original cozy boys
also how I feel about the weather #matthewbroderick #socozy
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80s.bueller Literally my favorite 80's movie next to The Outsiders. #ferrisbueller #ferrisbuellersdayoff #matthewbroderick #alanruck #miasara #80s 2d
  •   d_reedus I love the 80's!! Today I was shopping and some 80's music came on and I was so happy!! 2d

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kirbtaro05 Nathan Lane (Timon) and Ernie Sabella (Pumbaa) starred in the play "Guys and Dolls" in the 90's. They both auditioned together for the first movie expecting to land the roles of Shenzi and Banzi! Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick (Adult Simba) were in the Broadway and movie versions of "The Producers". All three actors were in the movie, "MouseHunt". #TLKOneHalfFacts #TheLionKing #Disney #FunFacts #DisneyFacts #Timon #Pumbaa #TimonandPumbaa #PumbaaAndTimon #TimonSimbaPumbaa #Simba #FriendshipIsMagic #NathanLane #MatthewBroderick #ErnieSabella #thelionkingoneandahalf #DisneySequels #SunriseSunset #Mousehunt #TheProducers #GuysAndDolls #Broadway 2d

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partytony215 FOR SALE: Ferris Bueller's Day Off - Original Soundtrack Recording x2 LP on vinyl.

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