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The Fugitive Filming Locations

The Plot The Fugitive is an excellent movie starring Harrison Ford as Dr. Richard Kimble, a prominent Chicago vascular surgeon, who comes home one evening to find his wife brutally beaten and shot. Still in his apartment is the killer, … Continue reading

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Ferris Bueller’s Day Off Filming Locations

Glenbrook North High School – 2300 Shermer Road, Northbrook, Illinois In this scene, Ferris Bueller’s (Matthew Broderick) girlfriend Sloan (Mia Sara) is escorted outside by Principal Ed Rooney (Jeffrey Jones)┬áto wait for her “father” to pick her up from school … Continue reading

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October 2005: Chicago, Illinois

We spent a beautiful weekend in Chicago – blessed with nice, warm weather in late October! We took the Metra train in from the suburbs – as we did, we saw that there was a some sort of filming going … Continue reading

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Michael Wallis Booksigning at Hit the Road Travel Store

On June 21, 2001, I had the pleasure of attending a reading and booksigning by Michael Wallis of the updated version of his wonderful book, Route 66: The Mother Road. The updated version was done for the 75th Anniversary of … Continue reading

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