Best Opening Songs: 25 First Tracks in Film That Left Us Wanting More
25. 'Love Missile F1-11 (Extended Version),' Sigue Sigue Sputnik
'Ferris Bueller's Day Off'
"How could I possibly be expected to handle school on a day like this?" Ferris Bueller asks as his ninth sick day of the semester kicks off with blue skies, a sense of boundless possibility, and the sample-heavy sounds of Sigue Sigue Sputnik. Almost a quarter-century later, the song's first 30 seconds still make us want to call in sick.