Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) Poster


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Followed by 

Ferris Bueller (1990) (TV Series)


Casablanca (1942)
Band of Outsiders (1964)
Students cruising the city is a reference to this film.
I Dream of Jeannie (1965) (TV Series)
Dirty Harry (1971)
mentioned in dialogue
Alien (1979)
One of the high school kids asks one of Ferris's friends if she saw the film
The Muppet Movie (1979)
Animal's "go home" comment at the end is reused by Ferris after the credits in similar circumstances
The Blues Brothers (1980)
Ferris and Cameron throw shrimp into each other's mouths. When they realize what has happened to the odometer, the same thinking statues are shown as when the Bluesmobile is destroyed.
WarGames (1983)
'Matthew Broderick' has a mother who is a real estate agent, and he hacks a computer to improve his school grades.
Mr. Mom (1983)
Michael Jackson: Thriller (1983) (Video)
Godzilla 1985 (1984)
Godzilla 1985 can be seen alongside Teen Wolf playing at the theater on the street where the parade takes place halfway through the film.
Teen Wolf (1985)

Referenced in 

Siskel & Ebert: Back to the Beach/Nadine/Dirty Dancing/Rita, Sue and Bob Too! (1987) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Dirty Dancing" review.
Video Violence 2 (1987) (Video)
Video case is shown in a video store.
She's Having a Baby (1988)
Matthew Broderick appears as Ferris Bueller during end credits
Full House: D.J. Tanner's Day Off (1988) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Accused (1988)
A VHS of the film is visible in a music store
Saturday Night Live: Matthew Broderick/The Sugarcubes (1988) (TV Episode)
Mention by Matthew Broderick
The Wonder Years: Pottery Will Get You Nowhere (1989) (TV Episode)
Ben Stein as boring, monotonous teacher.
Freddy's Nightmares: The Light at the End of the Tunnel (1989) (TV Episode)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Power Play (1990) (TV Episode)
Parker says, "Who does this Matt guy think he is? Ferris Bueller?"
Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Close But No Guitar (1990) (TV Episode)
Parker says, "Time to do a Ferris Bueller."
Beverly Hills, 90210: Stand (Up) and Deliver (1991) (TV Episode)
Brenda says she feel's like Ferris Bueller's sister, because of the commotion surrounding Brandon's class president election.
There's Nothing Out There (1991)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Parker Lewis Can't Win (1991) (TV Episode)
As the camera pans away in the final shot to reveal the studio audience, two students get up to leave, and one refers to the other as "Ferris."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Gaos (1991) (TV Episode)
Joel: "I thought this was 'Ferris Wheel's Day Off.'"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Earth vs. the Spider (1991) (TV Episode)
referenced by Tom
Curly Sue (1991)
Grey's law office is in the "Bueller Building". This is a reference to John Hughes' Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Saved by the Bell: Cut Day (1991) (TV Episode)
As in Ferris Bueller's case, Zack has nine unexcused absences, with a tenth meaning suspension from school. Also, Mr. Belding keeps track of Zack throughout cut day, just as Mr. Rooney does with Ferris.
Toxic Crusaders: Toxie Ties the Knot (1991) (TV Episode)
A movie listed at the movie theater is "Freddy Krueger's Day Off".
Meatballs 4 (1992)
At the end of the film, Ricky looks at the camera and says, "The movie's over; go home!" Ferris Bueller does the same thing at the end of "Ferris Bueller's Day Off."
Clerks (1994)
Video case is shown in a video store.
The Simpsons: The Boy Who Knew Too Much (1994) (TV Episode)
When Bart plays hooky from school, Principal Skinner looks for him all over town, just like Principal Rooney looking for Ferris in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off." When they both think they've caught whom they're looking for, they also utter the same line: "Your ass is mine!"
Frasier: Frasier Crane's Day Off (1994) (TV Episode)
title reference
Due South: Diefenbaker's Day Off (1994) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Red Zone Cuba (1994) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Prof. Buehler's Day Off"
The Legend of Kyrandia: Malcolm's Revenge (1994) (Video Game)
The teacher of the fish school's line "How about you, Bueller?...Bueller? Bueller?"
American Beer (1996)
Monument Ave. (1998)
Mentioned by characters in conversation
The Big Lebowski (1998)
When the Dude laments the destruction of his Ford Torino he states "They killed my car," a quote from this film.
Cybill: Cybill Sheridan's Day Off (1998) (TV Episode)
title reference
Boy Meets Girl (1998) (Short)
Godzilla (1998)
Elevator music in a scene with Matthew Broderick is "Danke Schoen," which Broderick lip-syncs in a memorable scene from Ferris Bueller's Day Off.
Mr. Music (1998) (TV Movie)
Dead Air (1999)
Dead Air (1999) (Video)
3rd Rock from the Sun: Dick Solomon's Day Off (2000) (TV Episode)
title reference
Dawson's Creek: Future Tense (2000) (TV Episode)
Jen mentions it.
Spin City: Hey Judith (2001) (TV Episode)
Stuart (Alan Ruck) is wearing a Red Wings jersey, like Alan Ruck's Cameron.
Saturday Night Live: Renée Zellweger/Eve (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced on Weekend Update
The Mummy Returns (2001)
Recurring "I'm professional (while having limited if any knowledge of a subject) joke.
Star (2001) (Short)
Orange County (2002)
The Singles Ward (2002)
Like Ferris Bueller, Jonathan appears on screen after the credits finish rolling and tells the audience, "Go home."
Summer (2002)
Miller is obsessed with Ferris Bueller.
Gilmore Girls: It Should've Been Lorelai (2002) (TV Episode)
Rory mentions the movie while talking about picturing her mother married to Matthew Broderick.
Alphabet (2002) (Short)
The Zack Files: Zack Greenburg's Day Off (2002) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Van Wilder (2002)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Villains (2002) (TV Episode)
Andrew: "I miss Ferris Matthew."
About Schmidt (2002)
Lizzie McGuire: She Said, He Said, She Said (2002) (TV Episode)
Matt and Lanny enjoy a day off school downtown, and proceed to go to a baseball game followed by participating on a parade float; he is also spotted by his father, who dismisses the notion, just like Ferris' father did
Do Over: Joel Larsen's Day Off (2002) (TV Episode)
Joel refers to the film multiple times.
Dawson's Creek: Lovelines (2003) (TV Episode)
Jen says, "Bueller. Bueller." when nobody speaks up.
Trail of Passion (2003) (Video)
Iconic photo of Ferris Bueller displayed behind the bar at the club.
Garden State (2004)
The scene with the children walking hand by hand across the street is a reference to the museum scene in which Ferris and friends see the same thing
Saturday Night Live: Ben Affleck/N.E.R.D. (2004) (TV Episode)
'Ferret Beuller' mentioned during Appalachian Emergency Room
Degrassi: The Next Generation: I Want Candy (2004) (TV Episode)
This episode's storyline was inspired by the film.
Degrassi: The Next Generation: Anywhere I Lay My Head (2004) (TV Episode)
Ellie's pet ferret is named Bueller.
Dead Like Me: Ashes to Ashes (2004) (TV Episode)
George: "Who is A. Simms? Bueller? Anyone ...?"
Degrassi: The Next Generation: Queen of Hearts (2004) (TV Episode)
Ellie implies that she named her ferret "Bueller" as an homage to the character Ferris Bueller.
The King of Queens: Hi, School (2005) (TV Episode)
Doug refers to himself as Ferris and to Carrie as his sister.
Hostage (2005)
DVD at office library
Alibi Phone Network (2005) (Short)
The characters are named after actors from FBDO; the restaurant mentioned during lunch is Chez Quis from FBDO and the alibi given their involves Abe Froman, a character Ferris Bueller pretends to be.
Cry_Wolf (2005)
Dodger quotes Cameron after being pulled from the pool
Veronica Mars: Nobody Puts Baby in a Corner (2005) (TV Episode)
Veronicas line "Are you sick? Or am I gonna see you singing 'Twist and Shout' on a parade float?" references event in that film.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.65 (2005) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Chicago" category
The 50 Greatest Comedy Films (2006) (TV Movie)
Makes the countdown, is talked about.
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: Time of Your Death (2006) (TV Episode)
The car attendant says the fast car made him feel like the parking guys in "Ferris Bueller".
Screenwipe: Episode #2.3 (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Brooker.
My Name Is Earl: Very Bad Things (2006) (TV Episode)
Joy says the guy in the truck Ferris Buellered her by making a stuffed jacket look like an actual person
South Park: Hell on Earth 2006 (2006) (TV Episode)
Song "Oh Yeah" used when Satan's Ferrari cake is being baked
State's Evidence (2006)
"I intend on having my 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off' doing everything I so choose."
Totally Awesome (2006) (TV Movie)
mentioned by Ben Stein
American Pie Presents: The Naked Mile (2006) (Video)
The opening scene to this movie references the opening to Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986). In fact, the bedrooms are pretty much identical.
My Boys: Superstar Treatment (2006) (TV Episode)
PJ quotes from the movie
Ugly Betty: Derailed (2007) (TV Episode)
Marc refers to Matthew Broderick as "Ferris Bueller Parker."
Two and a Half Men: Young People Have Phlegm Too (2007) (TV Episode)
The doctor in the emergency room asks Alan why there isn't a Sequel to this movie
Psych: Poker? I Barely Know Her (2007) (TV Episode)
Shawn mentions Cameron Frye.
Certifiably Jonathan (2007)
DVD box seen between Jonathan and Sarah in Target.
NCIS: Cover Story (2007) (TV Episode)
There is a poster for "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" at the crime scene.
Kickin' It Old Skool (2007)
Alan Ruck plays a character named Dr. Fry. In Ferris Bueller, Alan Ruck played a character named Cameron Frye. He also mentions that he's "still making payments on that Ferrari", and he destroyed a Ferrari in the earlier film.
My Boys: Rome, If You Want To (2007) (TV Episode)
Andy suggests, "Let's each pick a place we've never been and we'll all go. Like Ferris Bueller's Day Off."
The Simpsons: He Loves to Fly and He D'ohs (2007) (TV Episode)
While in Chicago, Homer and Burns shop at "Feris Bueller's Day Off Beauty Salon."
Family Guy: Movin' Out (Brian's Song) (2007) (TV Episode)
Peter and Jillian talk about the movie.
Saturday Night Live: Seth Rogen/Spoon (2007) (TV Episode)
Referenced during 2007 National Douchebag Championships
American Dad!: Meter Made (2007) (TV Episode)
The Maitre D' looks like the snooty Maitre D' who Ferris told he was Abe Froman.
The Office: Branch Wars (2007) (TV Episode)
Michael compares the dummy he sets up in his office to the one Ferris Bueller uses in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off."
Oliver Twink (2007) (Video)
mentioned as a movie that breaks the fourth wall
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
DVD is shown.
21 (2008)
Micky says "Bueller" a couple of times like Ben Stein's character
Greek: The Great Cappie (2008) (TV Episode)
Ashley mentions it to the Dean
Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed (2008)
Reference to Ben Stein's role in the film
South Park: Super Fun Time (2008) (TV Episode)
Cartman says the quote from the movie "Life goes by pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you can miss it".
Jellyscream! (2008)
Dave's Mohawk in the shower.
Nostalgia Critic: The Wizard (2008) (TV Episode)
"Oh Yeah" musical cue whenever Lucas is on screen.
Senior Skip Day (2008) (Video)
Title named by one of the characters.
Greek: No Campus for Old Rules (2008) (TV Episode)
When Cappie and the other KTs bust Dean Bowman, Dean Bowman steps out of his car and says "Excuse me, Sloan" to his date, referencing the character from Ferris Bueller's Day Off, in which he played the part of Cameron. He is also driving a red convertible much like the Ferrari in the movie.
Psych: Murder?... Anyone?... Anyone?... Bueller? (2008) (TV Episode)
The episode title refers to the boring history teacher's roll call. Shawn also refers to himself as Abe Froman: Sausage king of Chicago, the character Bueller impersonates at the resturant.
Psych: Gus Walks Into a Bank (2008) (TV Episode)
Commander Luntz's (Gary Cole) first name is Cameron, which is the name of the character Alan Ruck (who plays Phil Stubbins in this episode) portrays in Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Spaceballs: The Animated Series: The Skroobinator (2008) (TV Episode)
On arriving in 1984, Scroob and Helmet meet Ferris Beuller and beat him up
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Teacher Week 3 (2008) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $2,000 question
Everybody Hates Chris: Everybody Hates the English Teacher (2008) (TV Episode)
Ms. Rivera quotes the movie to Chris
WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 2009 (2008) (Video Game)
Shawn Michaels asks "No questions? Anyone? Bueller?"
Chuck: Chuck Versus the DeLorean (2008) (TV Episode)
When the Delorian is first shown the song "Oh Yeah" by Yellow is playing and the guys list off the cars attributes. This is a direct reference to Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) when Cameron lists the Ferrari's specs and the same song is playing.
Mary and Max (2009)
The boy sitting next to Max at the bus stop wears a "Save Ferris" t-shirt.
(500) Days of Summer (2009)
The scene where Tom dances down the street with ensemble is an homage to Ferris's takeover of the parade.
Nostalgia Critic: Twister (2009) (TV Episode)
Refers to Alan Ruck as "Cameron from 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off'"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 2 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $500 question
The Luckiest Man on Earth (2009) (Short)
Character's name is mentioned in movie
The Hangover (2009)
"My dad loves this car more than me" quote
Breaking Bad: ABQ (2009) (TV Episode)
"Anyone? Anyone? Bueller?"
Californication: The Land of Rape and Honey (2009) (TV Episode)
"Bueller? Bueller?"
The X Factor: Episode #6.19 (2009) (TV Episode)
Simon Cowell and Olly Murs mention this film. Olly performs "Twist and Shout" from this movie.
Nostalgia Critic: A Tribute to Siskel and Ebert (2009) (TV Episode)
The Nostalgia Critic mentions that this is Richard Roeper's favorite movie.
Stuck Like Chuck (2009)
Mentioned by Rob during end credts.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Daybreakers/Leap Year/Youth in Revolt (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen would rank "Youth in Revolt" with this movie.
Deadly Premonition (2010) (Video Game)
It's in a list of movies York likes
Greek: Camp Buy Me Love (2010) (TV Episode)
They mention this movie
Life Unexpected: Family Therapized (2010) (TV Episode)
After her sneaking out at night, Baze refers to Lux as Ferris Bueller.
Who Do You Think You Are?: Matthew Broderick (2010) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the opening narration
Nostalgia Critic: Home Alone 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name; poster shown
Wheel of Fortune: Chicago Salute 5 (2010) (TV Episode)
Used as Movie Title puzzle
Bad Movie Beatdown: BMB Atop the Fourth Wall: The Spirit (2010) (TV Episode)
"Look, you're not Ferris Bueller. Cut it out."
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.162 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $10,000 question
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD cover shown.
Tristan's Story (2010)
Mentioned during an interview
Baby's Day Out Review (2010) (Video)
another film written by John Hughes
The Boondocks: Lovely Ebony Brown (2010) (TV Episode)
the scene in the museum is a recreation of a scene in the film
Gaze (2010)
Stuart Sanford lists his influences.
Easy A (2010)
This movie, Will Gluck's favourite film, is referenced several times.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #9.4 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $3,000 question
The Suite Life on Deck: Senior Ditch Day (2010) (TV Episode)
The students decide to skip school for a day. Ms. Tutweiller, the teacher, starts taking the attendance of an almost empty classroom. The second name she reads is "Bueller". The character Ferris Bueller in the movie is always trying to scam ways of skipping school.
The Cleveland Show: Little Man on Campus (2010) (TV Episode)
Holt describes the plot of this movie
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.37 (2010) (TV Episode)
a Jaywalking participant says Ferris Bueller is her favorite movie character
How I Met Your Mother: Blitzgiving (2010) (TV Episode)
The gang mentions Ted singing "Twist and Shout" in a parade and Marshal directly quotes a line from the movie.
American Dad!: The People vs. Martin Sugar (2010) (TV Episode)
Roger: "Ferris Bueller is now dead"
Glory Daze: I Ram So Far Away (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Christie
Psych: Yang 3 in 2D (2010) (TV Episode)
A student at the school distributes "Save Ferris" fliers.
Amateur (2010) (Short)
Boobie says he knows Alan Ruck and that he played Cameron in Ferris's Day off.
Community: Intermediate Documentary Filmmaking (2011) (TV Episode)
Pierce tries to reunite Jeff with his dad, and Jeff warns him, "If you pull any Ferris Bueller, 'Parent Trap,' 'Three's Company,' 'F/X,' or 'F/X 2: The Deadly Art of Illusion' bull(bleep), I will beat you, and there will be nothing macap or wacky about it."
H2Oh God, My Hip! (2011) (Short)
Referenced with audio, as an homage.
House M.D.: Fall from Grace (2011) (TV Episode)
Initially the patient says his name is "Ferris Bueller"
Nostalgia Critic: Airborne (2011) (TV Episode)
"...who think he is one righteous dude" said when Edie McClure appears
Midnight Screenings: Bad Teacher/Cars 2 (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
White Collar: Dentist of Detroit (2011) (TV Episode)
Diana says that Mozzie "pulled a Ferris Bueller", referring to him bailing from the safehouse and leaving a makeshift puppet version of himself in the bed.
Good Bad Flicks: The Happening (2011) (TV Episode)
Alan Ruck's role of Cameron is mentioned.
Friends with Benefits (2011)
Deleted scene: Dylan walks past a stage musical based on this film.
Brows Held High: Sebastiane (2011) (TV Episode)
"This guy apparently learned his oratory skills from Ferris Bulleray of Illinoius."
The Playboy Club: The Scarlet Bunny (2011) (TV Episode)
Sean's father mentions Abe Froman after showing his own Playboy Club member's key
Hughes the Force (2011) (Short)
Various references to quotable scenes and characters throughout
Late Show with David Letterman: Episode #19.25 (2011) (TV Episode)
Matthew Broderick describes the film's plot while supposedly working as a Netflix representative
Bad Movie Beatdown: The Happening (2011) (TV Episode)
"They are told by Cameron from Ferris Bueller that..."
Tower Heist (2011)
Both movies involve Matthew Broderick and a defenestrated Ferrari.
Conan: The Mystery of the Recent NYU Grad Who Got a Job (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Matthew Broderick
New Year's Eve (2011)
Matthew Brodericks characters name is "Mr. Buellerton"
The Cinema Snob: Elves (2011) (TV Episode)
"Shouldn't he be out looking for Ferris Bueller?"
Suburgatory: The Casino Trip (2012) (TV Episode)
referenced in dialogue
Archer: Drift Problem (2012) (TV Episode)
Ray says "Ferris Bueller, you're my hero."
The Cleveland Show: Dancing with the Stools (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Happy Endings: The Kerkovich Way (2012) (TV Episode)
When Penny and Max win the scavenger hunt, Max says "Life moves pretty fast - if you don't stop and look around once in a while you'll miss it" which is said by Ferris Bueller
Come Dine with Me Canada: Ravinder Dhugee: Block 14 (2012) (TV Episode)
The narrator mentions the title character.
Breaking In: Who's the Boss? (2012) (TV Episode)
The character Abe Frohman, an internet millionaire, is named after the "Sausage King of Chicago" from Ferris Beuller.
Community: Pillows and Blankets (2012) (TV Episode)
The narrator says that Jeff made a "Ferris Buellerian attempt to delay homework."
Saturday Morning RPG (2012) (Video Game)
The principal of Shadow Valley High School is named Principal Rooney.
American Dad!: Toy Whorey (2012) (TV Episode)
Among the cars in Roger's collection is Mr. Kirkoff's Delorean time machine prior to getting the passenger door, the 1966 Batmobile, and the 1961 Ferrari 250 GT California from Ferris Bueler's Day Off.
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Dummy in bed that moves when door is opened.
Franklin & Bash: Viper (2012) (TV Episode)
Damien uses the name "Abe Vroman" in a story to convince a man to allow Peter's mother to get her house back.
Men at Work: Wake and Bake (2012) (TV Episode)
Milo: "Life moves pretty fast. You don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it."
Bad Movie Beatdown: Going Overboard (2012) (TV Episode)
"He thinks he's Ferris Bueller."
Perception: 86'd (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Suits: Rewind (2012) (TV Episode)
Ed Rooney and Sloane mentioned when Harvey says he is taking a day off.
Family Guy: Yug Ylimaf (2012) (TV Episode)
The "Here's where Brian goes berserk" cutaway is a parody of the "Here's where Cameron goes berserk" scene. Rolling the "odometer" back is also a key scene in Ferris Bueller's Day Off, in which the odometer of a car was rolled back to conceal that it had been driven.
The Dirties (2013)
DVD is shown in Matt's room.
The Office: Moving On (2013) (TV Episode)
Jim guesses that Mark has a "Ferris Bueller" poster hanging in his office.
Tosh.0: The Oscars Spoiler Alerts (2013) (TV Episode)
Says woman playing guitar has not 'had a single lesson'
Community: Alternative History of the German Invasion (2013) (TV Episode)
Reinhold says, "As they say in the movie 'Ferris Bueller,' 'Danke schoen'!"
CinemaSins: Everything Wrong with Twilight in 6 Minutes or Less (2013) (TV Episode)
Ferris is mentioned
Bad Movie Beatdown: I Love You, Beth Cooper (2013) (TV Episode)
points out the actor who played Cameron
Marvin Marvin: Marvin's Day Off (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Community: Intro to Felt Surrogacy (2013) (TV Episode)
Abed says, "Our Ferris Bueller needs a day off."
The '80s: The Decade That Made Us: Lift Off (2013) (TV Episode)
Mention of the character Ferris Bueller.
Anger Management: Charlie Lets Kate Take Charge (2013) (TV Episode)
Famous line used - "Bueller....Bueller... Bueller". Charlie Sheen played a small role in that movie
Nostalgia Critic: Jurassic Park (2013) (TV Episode)
The Critic calls Tim "young Ferris Bueller"
Blackcat Riffs: Sex Madness (2013) (TV Episode)
"So that's how it is in their family."
Kick-Ass 2 (2013)
Mindy racing to get home (after skipping school) before her step father gets home is referencing the scene where Ferris races home before his parents do in Ferris Buller's Day Off
Littlest Pet Shop: Missing Blythe (2013) (TV Episode)
One of the professors at Fashion University North asks questions of the class and gets no responses, repeating "Anyone?"
Honest Trailers: Home Alone (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by the narrator
Alpha House: Ruby Shoals (2013) (TV Episode)
Maddie refers to Gil John's "Ferris Bueller routine."
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 20 December 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
Psych: Remake A.K.A. Cloudy... With a Chance of Improvement (2014) (TV Episode)
Shawn calls Gus his 'black Cameron', while the actor who played Cameron stands right there.
Broad City: What a Wonderful World (2014) (TV Episode)
Ilana suggests that Abbi has a "Abbi Bueller's Day Off".
Psych: Cog Blocked (2014) (TV Episode)
Gus asks the restaurant hostess if she has a reservation under the name of Ferris Bueller.
Trampoline (2014)
The lead character of Angie recommends to her students that they watch Ferris Bueller instead of doing their school work.
The Cinema Snob: Two of a Kind (2014) (TV Episode)
"I'm looking at Ferris Bueller as an adult, aren't I?"
Hart of Dixie: Together Again (2014) (TV Episode)
When Lemon suggests to take the day off and have some fun, Wade asks: "Like Ferris Buellers?"
Atop the Fourth Wall: Zolastraya and the Bard #1 (2014) (TV Episode)
"The norse-goddess equivalent of Ferris Bueller."
Honest Trailers: Godzilla (1998) (2014) (TV Episode)
"Bueller? Bueller?"
Midnight Screenings: Moms' Night Out (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
The Limit of Sight (2014) (Short)
Poster on wall
Orange Is the New Black: You Also Have a Pizza (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialogue
House of Cards: The Direct Address (2014) (Video)
mentioned once
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.110 (2014) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions Ben Stein appearing in the movie.
You're the Worst: Insouciance (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
While We're Young (2014)
A VHS copy of the film is seen.
Two and a Half Men: The Ol' Mexican Spinach (2014) (TV Episode)
Walden suggests to Alan that for Halloween, he should say he's dressed as a character people remember, like Ferris Bueller
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Savannah Guthrie and Matt Lauer/Felicity Jones/FKA Twigs (2014) (TV Episode)
Ferris' sister is the subject of a question during the Pop Quiz
Nostalgia Critic: What You Never Knew About Planes, Trains & Automobiles (2014) (TV Episode)
"Hi, Ferris Bueller's dad, teacher and principal's secretary."
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation: The Greater Good (2015) (TV Episode)
Hodges (badly playing a violin) says, "Never had one lesson".
Hindsight: A Very Important Date (2015) (TV Episode)
Becca thinks Todd is dressed as Cameron from "Ferris Bueller's Day Off".
Life Is Strange (2015) (Video Game)
Mr. Jefferson - "Bueller? Bueller?"
The Goldbergs: Barry Goldberg's Day Off (2015) (TV Episode)
Barry has a Ferris Bueller's Day Off poster on his bedroom wall.
The Night Shift: Ghosts (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Better Call Saul: Marco (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Kim
O Último Cine Drive-in (2015)
Poster seen on the wall
500 Questions: Episode #1.1 (2015) (TV Episode)
correct answer in "'80s Films" category
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #1.36 (2015) (TV Episode)
contestant David Satin imitates a teacher calling roll saying "Bueller, Bueller" like in the film
Ted 2 (2015)
John suggested the last name Bueller.
Trainwreck (2015)
The song 'Danke Schoen' and Matthew Broderick appear in both films, and in the extended version, Aaron mentions it when talking to Broderick at the intervention.
Honest Trailers: Super Mario Bros (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by narrator
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Matthew Broderick/John Cena/Impractical Jokers/Jimmy Chamberlin (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Seth as he introduces Matthew Broderick
The Cinema Snob: A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (2015) (TV Episode)
"Not even Ferris Bueller's dad can break the door down."
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Julianne Moore/Mark-Paul Gosselaar/DNCE (2015) (TV Episode)
Mark-Paul Gosselaar talks about how much of his character in Saved by the Bell (1989) was based on Ferris Bueller
The Middle: Cutting the Cord (2015) (TV Episode)
Ferret Bueller mentioned
RiffTrax Live: Miami Connection (2015) (Video)
Mike: "Hey, I just stole this car from Ferris Bueller's friend's dad!"
Robot Chicken DC Comics Special 3: Magical Friendship (2015) (TV Movie)
Mentioned in dialogue
Bad Shorts: Ghost Lookers: The Haunting of Bueller House (2015) (TV Episode)
Shot in and around the Bueller home, and featuring a cameo from Edie McClurg reprising her role as Grace.
Bottle Up (2015)
referenced in dialgoue
Shitcago (2015)
There is a scene that mocks the famous Art Institute scene.
Flat Earth & Other Hot Potatoes: Episode #1.38 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mark.
F Is for Family: Bill Murphy's Day Off (2015) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Eva Longoria/Jason Mantzoukas/Sunil Yapa/Glenn Kotche (2016) (TV Episode)
Seth mentions Matthew Broderick's early movie
Blackcatloner: How You Doin'? (2016) (TV Episode)
"Anyone? Bueller? Bueller?"
Love: The Table Read (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mickey
Supernatural: Beyond the Mat (2016) (TV Episode)
Blackcatloner: It's a Deadpool, Breakfast Club, Fair Use Kind of Thing (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned among John Hughes' good teen movies.
The Goldbergs: The Dirty Dancing Dance (2016) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Adam.
Vykhodnoy Dyadi Vasi (2016) (Short)
Title reference.
TruInside: Election (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialog
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 9 March 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Jen Lada says "That's our ode to Ferris Bueller"
The Cinema Snob: Turkish Batman (2016) (TV Episode)
"...now making this film the Turkish Ferris Bueller."
Limitless: Hi, My Name Is Rebecca Harris (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
TruInside: Heathers (2016) (TV Episode)
Name of movie is shown in graphic
Ratchet & Clank (2016)
A poster for a holofilm has captain quark mimicking the poster for this film, complete with the face and white background.
Cooper Barrett's Guide to Surviving Life: How to Survive Your Parents' Visit (2016) (TV Episode)
Cooper uses nearly the same pompous fake voice to give a fake story over the phone as Alan Ruck uses in the movie in the same way.
Nobody Walks in L.A. (2016)
Becca calls Miles "Bueller".
Blackcatloner: Red Hook High School Drifter (2016) (TV Episode)
Blackcatloner uses Ferris' "Life moves pretty fast" quote to describe his life in high school.
Honest Trailers: Deadpool (2016) (TV Episode)
Ferris Bueller mentioned
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 25 July 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike Greenberg
Half in the Bag: Stranger Things (2016) (TV Episode)
Mike says Nancy from Stranger Things looks a lot like Sloane from Ferris Bueller's Day Off
#DevinAuditions (2016) (Short)
uses dialogue and poster
The Young Offenders (2016)
Healy's wet shoes during his failed attempt to catch the boys.
Transparent: When the Battle Is Over (2016) (TV Episode)
Sarah says "Bueller?" in response to an unhelpful hospital worker calling out for someone called 'Farris'.
Son of Zorn: Defender of Teen Love (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialog by Zorn and Nancy
Josh: Planks & Pranks (2016) (TV Episode)
Geoff: "Have you not seen 'Ferris Wheel's Day Off'?"
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 4 November 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mike Golic mentions Ferris Bueller
Better Things: Only Women Bleed (2016) (TV Episode)
Sam calls Duke 'Ferris Bueller'.
Tähdet, tähdet: Elokuvamusiikki (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the episode.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Hot Seat: Episode #9.2 (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Eddie McGuire as a movie that has used the Minuet from String Quntet in E Major in its soundtrack after it is played during an audio Fastest Finger First question about its composer.
The Good Fight: Social Media and Its Discontents (2017) (TV Episode)
Mr. Staples mentions the movie
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jake Gyllenhaal/Paris Jackson/Julia Michaels (2017) (TV Episode)
Jimmy recalls the scene featuring the Georges Seurat painting
Blackcatloner: Vacation! (2017) (TV Episode)
"Who wouldn't want to be cooped up in the house on a day like this?"
The Cinema Snob: Windy City (2017) (TV Episode)
"Ferris Bueller 2: Ferris can take the day off work, but chooses not to, because Sol is no Cameron."
The Cinema Snob: Slumber Party Massacre III (2017) (TV Episode)
"Also Ferris passed out at a 31 Flavors last night."
Breakfast: Episode dated 8 July 2017 (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mark Kermode.
One Lone Cat: Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) (TV Episode)
Tim mentions the references to this movie in Spider-Man: Homecoming.
Cash Trapped: Episode #2.18 (2017) (TV Episode)
Question subject.
Kathryn Upside Down (2017)
Inspired By
Colossal Youth (2018)
The montage at the museum was inspired by the museum scene in Ferris Bueller's Day Off.
Nature Cat: Hal's Day Off/Stream and Shout (TV Episode)
The episode title is "Hal's Day Off." Hal ends up in Chicago. Hal says Ferris's line "Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it."


Puckman (1980) (Video Game)

Featured in 

The 44th Annual Golden Globe Awards (1987) (TV Special)
100 Years of Comedy (1997) (Video)
Clips shown.
I Love the '80s: 1986 (2002) (TV Episode)
The 50 Greatest Comedy Films (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown.
20 to 1: Scene-Stealing Songs (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on the song Twist and Shout.
Cinematic Excrement: Never Back Down (2009) (TV Episode)
Clip used for joke
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (2010) (TV Special)
clip shown during John Hughes tribute
Easy A (2010)
clip of Ferris (Matthew Broderick) singing on the float. Shower scene with Olive singing into shower head and creating Mohawk hair- reference to FBDO
Hollywood's Top Ten: Cool Cars (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention, clips show
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.24 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip of the film is seen in a clip from Roger's 1986 review of it
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.12 (2011) (TV Episode)
clips of the film which was recently shown at Wrigley Field are shown
Nostalgia Critic: Star Trek: Generations (2012) (TV Episode)
Cameron : "You're my hero." The Captain of the Enterprise-B also played Cameron Frye in this movie.
Count It Down: Coolest Movie Characters (2013) (TV Movie)
Ferris Bueller is #5.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Star Trek: Generations (2014) (TV Episode)
"As played by Alan Ruck from Ferris Bueller's Day Off."
1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die) (2014) (Short)
Clips are presented including the scene after credits
The Greatest 80s Movies (2014) (TV Movie)
Number 9 in the Countdown
The Affair: 3 (2014) (TV Episode)
Family are watching it on TV on husbands return home
TruInside: Election (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips of the movie is shown
TruInside: Heathers (2016) (TV Episode)
Still is shown
ScreenPrism: Is Ferris Bueller Imaginary? (2016) (TV Episode)
An analysis of the movie
Video Buck: Top 13: Imprescindibles de los 80 (2017) (TV Episode)
Top nº12
Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
Seen on TV.
Half in the Bag: Baby Driver and Spider-man: Homecoming (2017) (TV Episode)
movie clip is shown


Dr. No (1962)

Spoofed in 

Spaceballs (1987)
Wag the Dog (1997)
Do Over: Joel Larsen's Day Off (2002) (TV Episode)
This episode parodies the film. Ben Stein parodies his role as the boring teacher from film.
New York Minute (2004)
The whole Lomax chasing Roxy. A la Ed Rooney chasing Ferris.
Robot Chicken: Kiddie Pool (2005) (TV Episode)
Spoofs the parking garage scene
Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story (2005) (Video)
Stewie's chasing himself to the same music Ferris was running home to.
Family Guy: Peter's Got Woods (2005) (TV Episode)
The doo-wop style chant of the name "Shauna" is taken from the police station scene of this film with Charlie Sheen.
Cry_Wolf (2005)
After they pull Dodger out of the pool, she looks up and says something to the extent of "Owen you're my hero". Like when in 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off' after they get Cameron out of the pool he says 'Ferris Bueller you're my hero'
Foon (2005)
Roll marking scene, Mr Bueller is not there
The Producers (2005)
Mel Brooks repeats Ferris' after credits line to the audience: It's over. Go home.
Family Guy: Stu & Stewie's Excellent Adventure (2006) (TV Episode)
Stewie running to the pool to beat his current self is a spoof of Ferris trying to beat his sister home
Family Guy: The Tan Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2007) (TV Episode)
When Stewie believes he is dieing of cancer, he asks Brian to take him to the Chicago Museum of Art. This scene is a remake of an identical scene in Ferris Bueler's Day Off where Cameron stares at "Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte", by Georges Seurat. It appears that it is the actual clip from the movie with Stewie drawn over Alan Ruck's character.
My Boys: Rome, If You Want To (2007) (TV Episode)
Andy sings "Danke schoen" in public.
Legend of Zelda 1987 Trailer (2011) (Video)
The "righteous dude" and "go home" scenes are re-enacted.
Family Guy: Foreign Affairs (2011) (TV Episode)
The scene where Peter gets Meg and Chris out of school homages the scene where Ferris gets Sloan out of school by impersonating her father.
Hughes the Force (2011) (Short)
Obi-Wan's scene after the end credits is a spoof of the "Go home" scene in Ferris Bueller.
The Goldbergs: Barry Goldberg's Day Off (2015) (TV Episode)
Barry and Adam have a Ferris Bueller style day off of school (or try to).
Scorpion: Once Bitten, Twice Die (2015) (TV Episode)
Walter says Toby is naming the ferret "Ferret Bueller".
Limitless: Brian Finch's Black Op (2015) (TV Episode)
The whole episode, from beginning to the end, is a homage to the movie.
Deadpool (2016)
The post-credits scene is a parody of the one from this film. Deadpool even imitates the "Chicka chicka" noise from the song "Oh Yeah".
The Loud House: Attention Deficit/Out on a Limo (2016) (TV Episode)
The voice of Mr. Tetherby was done by Alan Ruck, using the voice he created of the fictional father of Sloane Peterson (Mia Sara).

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