Still of Molly Ringwald, Emilio Estevez, Judd Nelson, Ally Sheedy and Anthony Michael Hall in The Breakfast Club (1985) http://www.movpins.com/dHQwMDg4ODQ3/the-breakfast-club-(1985)/still-1290438144

Still of Molly Ringwald, Emilio Estevez, Judd Nelson, Ally Sheedy and Anthony Michael Hall in The Breakfast Club (1985) http://www.movpins.com/dHQwMDg4ODQ3/the-breakfast-club-(1985)/still-1290438144

"Home Alone" movie poster, 1990.  The most successful John Hughes movie of all time.  The film that perpetually froze Maccaulay Culkin for all time.  Those bandits wouldn't have lasted two seconds in the southern suburbs.  Next....

"Home Alone" movie poster, 1990. The most successful John Hughes movie of all time. The film that perpetually froze Maccaulay Culkin for all time. Those bandits wouldn't have lasted two seconds in the southern suburbs. Next....

"Mad Dog And Glory" movie poster, 1992.  A lonely cop (Robert De Niro) saves a mobster (Bill Murray) who moonlights as a stand-up comedian.  He provides the cop with a beautiful young companion (Uma Thurman).  De Niro was offered the mobster role but chose the cop instead.  The film was delayed by a year because they needed to recreate key summer scenes - you can't fake summer in the winter in Chicago.

"Mad Dog And Glory" movie poster, 1992. A lonely cop (Robert De Niro) saves a mobster (Bill Murray) who moonlights as a stand-up comedian. He provides the cop with a beautiful young companion (Uma Thurman). De Niro was offered the mobster role but chose the cop instead. The film was delayed by a year because they needed to recreate key summer scenes - you can't fake summer in the winter in Chicago.

"Medium Cool" screen capture, 1969.  During the actual riots at the 1968 Democratic National Convention, Wexler asked actress Verna Bloom to walk around as they took shots of the police on one side, the protesters on the other.  Her yellow dress made her standout amid the chaos.

"Medium Cool" screen capture, 1969. During the actual riots at the 1968 Democratic National Convention, Wexler asked actress Verna Bloom to walk around as they took shots of the police on one side, the protesters on the other. Her yellow dress made her standout amid the chaos.

"The Negotiator" movie poster, 1998.  A skilled Chicago police negotiator (Samuel L. Jackson) accused of corruption and murder takes hostages in a government office to gain the time he needs to find the truth.  Enter another negotiator (Kevin Spacey) who tries to solve both dilemmas. The Quaker Oats Building and 77 West Wacker (the former headquarters of United Airlines) were used in key scenes.

"The Negotiator" movie poster, 1998. A skilled Chicago police negotiator (Samuel L. Jackson) accused of corruption and murder takes hostages in a government office to gain the time he needs to find the truth. Enter another negotiator (Kevin Spacey) who tries to solve both dilemmas. The Quaker Oats Building and 77 West Wacker (the former headquarters of United Airlines) were used in key scenes.

Shailene Woodley on the set of "Divergent", 2014.  If you're looking for a film that features Chicago in a post-apocalyptic world, then this is the film for you.  Woodley plays Tris who takes an amazing zip line ride from the top of the John Hancock Building, down Michigan Ave, to a point near the Prudential Building.

Shailene Woodley on the set of "Divergent", 2014. If you're looking for a film that features Chicago in a post-apocalyptic world, then this is the film for you. Woodley plays Tris who takes an amazing zip line ride from the top of the John Hancock Building, down Michigan Ave, to a point near the Prudential Building.

"Sixteen Candles" movie poster, 1984.  The John Hughes era began with this film.  It would only get worse.

"Sixteen Candles" movie poster, 1984. The John Hughes era began with this film. It would only get worse.

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