For the newest episode of his digital discuss present Reunited Aside, Josh Gad assembled a formidable group of actors to pay tribute to the late John Hughes, AKA the architect of 1980s suburban comedy. Some fairly huge names seem within the 5-minute tribute, recreating a few of their most memorable strains from Hughes’ movies. And likewise Chevy Chase is there!
Michael Keaton, who’s getting older like a high-quality wine, recited a scene from his 1983 comedy Mr. Mother, which was written by Hughes. The untouchable Catherine O’Hara recreates her pratfall from House Alone 2 by truly falling over backwards, which is one thing I couldn’t do until I used to be planning on spending all day on the ground, and I’m roughly half her age. Steve Martin recites the well-known pillow bit from Planes Trains and Vehicles. Laurie Metcalf and Julia Louis-Dreyfuss predictably crush their respective bits from Uncle Buck and Christmas Trip. Brat Pack mainstays Anthony Michael Corridor, Andrew McCarthy, and Jon Cryer recite fan-favorite scenes from The Breakfast Membership and Fairly in Pink. Judd Nelson does just a few strains as John Bender in what seems to be an apocalyptic bunker. And Molly Ringwald delivers “They fucking forgot my birthday” with simply as a lot sting as she did again in 1984. And likewise Chevy Chase is there!
You may watch the total video under, which was a part of Gad’s newest episode reuniting the solid of Hughes’ basic teen comedy Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. For extra digital reunions, take a look at the latest Community virtual table read guest-starring Pedro Pascal.