Take a Break – Movie Trivia
This 1986 American teen coming of age comedy follows a high school senior who decides to skip school and spend the day in downtown Chicago. Accompanied by his girlfriend and his best friend, he creatively avoids his school's Dean of Students, his resentful sister, and his parents. Name this movie to enter the drawing for NCG movie passes!
The cast includes Matthew Broderick, Mia Sara, Alan Ruck, Jeffrey Jones, Edie McClurg, Jennifer Gray and many others. In fact, Ben Stein's performance launched his acting career. During the film, the main character frequently breaks the fourth wall by speaking directly to the camera to explain to the audience his techniques and thoughts. Released on June 11, 1986, this movie became one of the top grossing films of the year, and was enthusiastically received by critics and audiences alike.