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Things to do in Chicago today

The day's best things to do in Chicago—including free and cheap activities, concerts, screenings, shows, parties and more. It's your social emergency savior.

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Looking for something to do this evening? Have a friend coming into town who wants to see the sights? You're in luck, because Chicago is a city filled with attractions and things to do (including some that cost absolutely nothing). Seize the moment with our list of today's best concerts, shows, activities and more.

Photo: Warner Bros. Pictures
Movies, Horror

The Curse of La Llorona

Another family gets spooked in this mostly exhausted-feeling addition to the Conjuring Universe

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Movies, Animation

Missing Link

Laika dumbs down a fraction with an enjoyably handcrafted family caper that misses its usual mark

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Movies, Action and adventure

Hellboy

Run and hide from this overbearing, incoherent and unnecessary reboot of the franchise

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Movies, Horror

Pet Sematary

Hollywood's second attempt at Stephen King's undead pet yarn is half wild, half declawed

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Photo: Martin Valentin Menke
Movies, Science fiction

High Life

Robert Pattinson deepens his post-Twilight career in a viscous, arrestingly strange sci-fi drama

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Movies, Horror

Climax

Gaspar Noé embarks on another boundary-pushing head trip – you’ll want to join him

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Photo: Claudette Barius/Universal
Movies, Horror

Us

Jordan Peele is back with more terror—but slightly less edge.

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Movies, Documentary

Apollo 11

By mining a trove of archival NASA footage, filmmaker Todd Douglas Miller relives the historic moonshot

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