Chicago Movie Timeline
The Silent Era
Downtown movie locations, plus interviews with Roger Ebert, Gene Siskel, Joe Mantegna, Tim Kazurinsky, Denise DeClue, Bill Kurtis, Harold Ramis, George Tillman, Jr., Bob Teitel, and Studs Terkel; and articles on the Chicago Film Critics Association, "Early Edition," Chicago Filmmakers on the Chicago River, Mickey One, and Native Son.
North Side and North Suburban movie locations, plus interviews with Jim Sikora, Del Close, John Mahoney, Tom Palazzolo, John McNaughton, Steve Jones, Ron Dean, and Herschell Gordon Lewis; articles on Go Fish, The Second City and the Movies, Facets Multimedia, Kartemquin Films, Chicago Cemeteries in the Movies, The Music Box Theater, and The Package; and The Pool Halls of The Color of Money and The Home Alone Tours.
West Side and West Suburban movie locations, plus interviews with Frederick Marx, Peter Gilbert, and Dennis Franz; articles on Hoop Dreams, Balaban and Katz Theaters, Robert Altman's A Wedding, and The Restoration of Orson Welles' Othello; and The Wayne's World Tour.
South Side and South Suburban movie locations, plus interviews with Jane Alderman, Andrew Davis, Philip Kaufman, Irma Hall, and Darryl Roberts; articles on A Raisin In the Sun and Call Northside 777; and The Backdraft Tour.
Appendix A: Chicago Film Festivals
Appendix B: Chicago Movies
Appendix C: Chicagoans In the Movie Business
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