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After high school slacker Ferris Bueller successfully fakes an illness in order to skip school for the day, he goes on a series of adventures throughout Chicago with his girlfriend Sloane and best friend Cameron, all the while trying to outwit his wily school principal and fed-up sister.

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Directed by

John Hughes

Written by

John Hughes (Screenplay)

Runtime

103 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

One man's struggle to take it easy.

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