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Celebrate the 20th anniversary of 'Trainspotting' at the Music Box

We talked with author Irvine Welsh about the iconic film adapted from his heroin-fueled novel

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New movies we love

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Zoolander 2

It's far from deep, but this sequel delivers what fans will be after: ample celeb cameos and an equal amount of lunatic plotting

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Hail, Caesar!

The Coens return to making elaborate yuks in a backstage Hollywood comedy that's fast and funny

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Anomalisa

Charlie Kaufman delivers another downbeat masterpiece with this stop-motion animated tale about a lonely motivational speaker

Time Out says
  • 5 out of 5 stars
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45 Years

Charlotte Rampling and Tom Courtenay play a couple dealing with the past in this powerful British drama

Time Out says
  • 5 out of 5 stars
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The Hateful Eight

America’s most gab-happy director rewrites the wild frontier in a one-room Western

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The latest chapter lives up to our wildest new hopes

Time Out says
  • 5 out of 5 stars
Users say
  • 5 out of 5 stars
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New movie releases

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Zoolander 2

It's far from deep, but this sequel delivers what fans will be after: ample celeb cameos and an equal amount of lunatic plotting

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Deadpool

For teenage fanboys only, Marvel's latest superhero effort is self-satisfied and willfully offensive

Time Out says
  • 2 out of 5 stars
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The Choice

Romance, tragedy, toned bodies, conservative values: It can only be the latest from Nicholas Sparks

Time Out says
  • 1 out of 5 stars
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Hail, Caesar!

The Coens return to making elaborate yuks in a backstage Hollywood comedy that's fast and funny

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

A good-looking, well-acted but totally unhorrifying and unfunny adaptation of the popular genre mash-up novel

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  • 2 out of 5 stars
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The Finest Hours

The true story of a 1952 Cape Cod blizzard and subsequent sea rescue gets solid if square treatment

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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Movie-going in Chicago

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The best movie theaters in Chicago

The top spots for classic films, indie gems and the latest blockbusters

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Film events: Chicago's best movies and fests

Check out the best movie screenings, fests, Q&As and other film events happening in Chicago

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Movie lists you love

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The 100 best movies of all time

The best movies ever made, from great comedies and classic romances to blockbusters and foreign gems

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Best sex scenes in film

Outside of porn flicks, these are the lustiest lovemaking scenes on film

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23 things we learned about Chicago from the movies

The landscape and lifestyle of Chicago is a little suspect in the eyes of Hollywood

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The 100 best action movies ever made

They get a bad rap from snobs, but don’t mess with action movies

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The 43 best fictional Chicagoans

We consult our favorite Chicago-set fiction to find the greatest fake people to ever hail from our city

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The 100 best animated movies

World-famous animators pick the best animated movies ever

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