1. John Hughes Wrote The Film In Two Days
Which is obnoxiously speedy.
2. Anthony Michael Hall Loves Having Girlfriends In Canada
Both his character here and his character in The Breakfast Club claim to have them.
3. Anthony Michael Hall Bailed On European Vacation To Star In This Movie
Thus creating the rotating Griswolds.
4. Gary and Wyatt Live In The Same Town As Ferris Bueller And The Breakfast Club Kids
Shermer, Illinois is a staple of Hughes films.
5. Kelly LeBrock Was Not Originally Cast As Lisa
Kelly Emberg (above) was.
6. The Character Of Lisa Was Named After One Of The First Apple Computers
Steve Jobs would be proud.
7. Demi Moore And Robin Wright Both Auditioned For The Role Of Lisa
8. Ilan Mitchell-Smith Is Now A Professor Of English At Cal State-Long Beach
Weird English would be a very different movie.
9. Kelly LeBrock Was Not Actually Naked In The Shower Scene
Dashing the fantasies of 12-year-old me.
10. Clara Peller Originally Made A Cameo
But it was cut before the release.
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