10 Things You Didn’t Know about Some Kind of Wonderful

Some Kind of Wonderful was a 1987 teen romance starring Eric Stolz, Mary Stuart Masterson, and Lea Thompson. Thirty years later, you probably recall the movie -if you saw it- but you most likely don't know what went into getting it produced. But we have a trivia list! So let's go back 30 years and see how the movie fits into the cinematic landscape of the 1980s.

9. [John] Hughes wrote Ferris Bueller’s Day Off when he was supposed to be writing Some Kind of Wonderful.

Hughes stayed up all night while presumably writing Some Kind of Wonderful, but by morning had written fifty pages to the Ferris Bueller script.

3. One of the directors and Lea Thompson eventually fell in love.

After the film wrapped up they got together and are still happily married to this day.  His name is Howard Deutsch.

Read the rest of the trivia about Some Kind of Wonderful at TVOM.


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