Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Evanston, Illinois, USA"


1. Home Alone (1990)

PG | 103 min | Comedy, Family

7.5
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63 Metascore

An eight-year-old troublemaker must protect his house from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation.

Director: Chris Columbus | Stars: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, John Heard

Votes: 357,521 | Gross: $285.76M

2. Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)

PG | 120 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

6.6
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One year after Kevin was left home alone and had to defeat a pair of bumbling burglars, he accidentally finds himself in New York City, and the same criminals are not far behind.

Director: Chris Columbus | Stars: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, Catherine O'Hara

Votes: 231,099 | Gross: $173.59M

3. Home Alone 3 (1997)

PG | 102 min | Comedy, Crime, Family

4.3
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Alex Pruitt, a young boy of nine living in Chicago, fends off thieves who seek a top-secret chip in his toy car to support a North Korean terrorist organization's next deed.

Director: Raja Gosnell | Stars: Alex D. Linz, Olek Krupa, Rya Kihlstedt, Lenny von Dohlen

Votes: 84,722 | Gross: $30.88M

4. Sixteen Candles (1984)

PG | 93 min | Comedy, Romance

7.1
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61 Metascore

A girl's "sweet" sixteenth birthday becomes anything but special, as she suffers from every embarrassment possible.

Director: John Hughes | Stars: Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall, Justin Henry, Michael Schoeffling

Votes: 83,655 | Gross: $23.69M

5. Road to Perdition (2002)

R | 117 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.7
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72 Metascore

Bonds of loyalty are put to the test when a hitman's son witnesses what his father does for a living.

Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Tom Hanks, Tyler Hoechlin, Rob Maxey, Liam Aiken

Votes: 215,707 | Gross: $104.45M

6. Uncle Buck (1989)

PG | 100 min | Comedy

7.0
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51 Metascore

Bachelor and all round slob, Buck, babysits his brother's rebellious teenage daughter and her cute younger brother and sister.

Director: John Hughes | Stars: John Candy, Macaulay Culkin, Jean Louisa Kelly, Gaby Hoffmann

Votes: 69,016 | Gross: $66.76M

7. Dennis the Menace (1993)

PG | 94 min | Comedy, Family

5.5
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When his parents have to go out of town, Dennis stays with Mr. and Mrs. Wilson. The little menace is driving Mr. Wilson crazy, but Dennis is just trying to be helpful. Even to the thief who's arrived in town.

Director: Nick Castle | Stars: Walter Matthau, Mason Gamble, Joan Plowright, Christopher Lloyd

Votes: 47,922 | Gross: $51.27M

8. Lucas (1986)

PG-13 | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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A socially inept fourteen year old experiences heartbreak for the first time when his two best friends -- Cappie, an older-brother figure, and Maggie, the new girl with whom he is in love -- fall for each other.

Director: David Seltzer | Stars: Corey Haim, Kerri Green, Charlie Sheen, Courtney Thorne-Smith

Votes: 12,442 | Gross: $8.20M

9. Major League (1989)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Sport

7.2
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62 Metascore

The new owner of the Cleveland Indians puts together a purposely horrible team so they'll lose and she can move the team. But when the plot is uncovered, they start winning just to spite her.

Director: David S. Ward | Stars: Tom Berenger, Charlie Sheen, Corbin Bernsen, Margaret Whitton

Votes: 52,746 | Gross: $49.80M

10. Curly Sue (1991)

PG | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

5.8
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A homeless man and his young companion, who survive by conning people, meet a woman who may need them even more than they need her.

Director: John Hughes | Stars: Jim Belushi, Kelly Lynch, Alisan Porter, John Getz

Votes: 17,894 | Gross: $33.69M

11. Class (1983)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.9
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33 Metascore

A young man in private school spends one crazy night out, but soon realizes the woman he hooked up with is not who he expected.

Director: Lewis John Carlino | Stars: Jacqueline Bisset, Rob Lowe, Andrew McCarthy, Cliff Robertson

Votes: 8,127

12. The Express (2008)

PG | 130 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.3
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58 Metascore

A drama based on the life of college football hero Ernie Davis, the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy.

Director: Gary Fleder | Stars: Rob Brown, Dennis Quaid, Clancy Brown, Darrin Dewitt Henson

Votes: 17,686 | Gross: $9.59M

13. A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon (1988)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.5
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A charming womanizer has to find a way to get $80 to elope to Hawaii with his one true love, or else go to his father's chosen business school.

Director: William Richert | Stars: River Phoenix, Ann Magnuson, Meredith Salenger, Ione Skye

Votes: 2,197 | Gross: $6.26M

14. Good Eats (1999–2012)

TV-G | 30 min | Documentary

9.0
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Pop culture, comedy, and plain good eating: host Alton Brown explores the origins of ingredients, decodes culinary customs and presents food and equipment trends. Punctuated by unusual ... See full summary »

Stars: Alton Brown, Brett Soll, Vickie Eng, Deb Duchon

Votes: 2,842

15. Nothing in Common (1986)

PG | 118 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.9
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62 Metascore

A highly successful advertising executive decides to put his job on hold after getting an update from his father that he and his wife are divorced and decides to extend his break after revealing that his father is a diabetic.

Director: Garry Marshall | Stars: Tom Hanks, Jackie Gleason, Eva Marie Saint, Hector Elizondo

Votes: 5,395 | Gross: $32.32M

16. The Weather Man (2005)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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61 Metascore

A Chicago weather man, separated from his wife and children, debates whether professional and personal success are mutually exclusive.

Director: Gore Verbinski | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Hope Davis, Nicholas Hoult, Michael Caine

Votes: 72,113 | Gross: $12.48M

17. Chain Reaction (1996)

PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

5.6
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Two researchers in a green alternative energy project are put on the run when they are framed for murder and treason.

Director: Andrew Davis | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Morgan Freeman, Rachel Weisz, Fred Ward

Votes: 42,912 | Gross: $20.55M

18. Canal Street (2018)

Drama, Thriller | Post-production

Guilty until proven innocent.

Director: Rhyan LaMarr | Stars: Clayne Crawford, Lance Reddick, Mykelti Williamson, Mekhi Phifer

19. Doctor Detroit (1983)

R | 89 min | Comedy

5.1
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A timid college professor, conned into posing as a flamboyant pimp, finds himself enjoying his new occupation on the streets.

Director: Michael Pressman | Stars: Dan Aykroyd, Howard Hesseman, Donna Dixon, Lydia Lei

Votes: 4,576 | Gross: $10.38M

20. Soul Survivors (2001)

PG-13 | 84 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

3.9
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20 Metascore

A co-ed is caught between the world of the living and the dead.

Director: Stephen Carpenter | Stars: Melissa Sagemiller, Wes Bentley, Casey Affleck, Eliza Dushku

Votes: 7,539 | Gross: $3.10M

21. Four Friends (1981)

R | 114 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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This story of four working-class kids in a small industrial town--who go their separate ways after high school in the innocence of 1961 and come together again at the end of the turbulent ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Penn | Stars: Craig Wasson, Jodi Thelen, Michael Huddleston, Jim Metzler

Votes: 1,505

22. The Big One (1997)

PG-13 | 91 min | Documentary, Comedy, Crime

7.1
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On his book tour, Michael Moore exposes more wrongdoing by greedy big businesses and callous politicians around America.

Director: Michael Moore | Stars: Michael Moore, Elaine Bly, Dan Burns, Chip Carter

Votes: 7,252 | Gross: $0.72M

23. Uncle Albert (2016)

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Director: Summer Blake | Stars: Tom DeFrancisco, Anne Martin, Jessie Pinnick

24. A Brony Tale (2014)

Not Rated | 79 min | Documentary

5.6
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As voice actor Ashleigh Ball prepares to visit Bronycon, the unusual fandom of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic (2010) is explored.

Director: Brent Hodge | Stars: Ashleigh Ball, David Beckingham, Mike Bernstein, Phoe Of Equestria Daily

Votes: 599

25. Market Value (2017)

132 min | Drama

8.7
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After fifteen years, Audrey is forced to share the truth regarding the circumstances surrounding her son's adoption.

Director: Wendell Etherly | Stars: Jules Bruff, Chandra Michaels, Noah McCarty-Slaughter, John Hoogenakker

Votes: 12

26. Julius Caesar (1950)

106 min | Drama, History

6.7
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The growing ambition of Julius Caesar is a source of major concern to his close friend Brutus. Cassius persuades him to participate in his plot to assassinate Caesar but they have both sorely underestimated Mark Antony.

Director: David Bradley | Stars: Harold Tasker, Charlton Heston, David Bradley, Theodore Cloak

Votes: 318

27. Ball in the House (2001)

R | 95 min | Drama, Comedy

6.0
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A troubled 17-year-old struggles to adjust to life after rehab.

Director: Tanya Wexler | Stars: Jonathan Tucker, Jennifer Tilly, David Strathairn, Dan Moran

Votes: 325

28. Ghouls (2016– )

18 min | Comedy, Drama

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Two college seniors make begrudging progress on a tween-audience screenplay, only to find that their fears of the future are casually slipping into their work.

Stars: Summer Blake, Matt Dial, Sam Douglas, Rick Fromm

29. Gatsby: The Movie... Kind Of (2016)

36 min | Short, Action, Drama

9.5
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After a mission goes awry, Agent James Gatsby and new recruit Nick Carraway find themselves on a hunt to finally bring down a major international terrorist organization, East Egg, led by the sinister Tom Buchanan.

Director: Alexander Wardach | Stars: Alexander Wardach, Zachary Nekola, Brooke Neal, Nick Carlascio

Votes: 6

30. The Freemasons (1995 Video)

56 min | Documentary, History

8.9
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The film traces the history and majesty of the brotherhood of Freemasonry, it's meaning and it's rituals. Featuring noted Masonic historians and a full cast of actors in dramatic ... See full summary »

Director: I. Michael Toth | Stars: Peter Jessop, Jerry Marsengill, David Nisbet, John J. Robinson

Votes: 35

31. White Out (2008)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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White Out is the story of Nick Watson, host of Reality, a talk show on Norwalk University's WSKO radio station in northern New Hampshire. Just as he's closing down the show on the very last... See full summary »

Director: David B. Grelck | Stars: Jonathan C. Legat, Michelle Higgins, Eric Lipe, Stephanie Wyatt

Votes: 30

32. Jim Shoe (2016)

120 min | Comedy, Drama

9.1
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Pro bono work on steroids involving race relations, intrigue and privilege as four White shoe associates compete to become partner in a top tier Chicago law firm.

Director: Pete Sutton | Stars: Patrick Agada, Daryl Anisfeld, Denzell Armon, Jason Barney

Votes: 25

33. The Blackout (2016– )

60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

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Chelsea Jacobson hosts a monthly late-night comedy show.

Stars: Ryder Chasin, Dani Bar-Lavi, Chelsea Jacobson, Joshua D. Razo

34. Through These Gates (2013)

87 min | Documentary, Family, Sport

8.8
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This film follow the director on his journey back home to Lincoln, Nebraska and all over the country to find out what it means to be a Cornhusker by comparing the culture of the community to that of the hometown football team.

Director: Ryan Tweedy | Stars: Clayton Anderson, Eric Crouch, Tommie Frazier, Larry the Cable Guy

Votes: 25

35. Daisy's Oracle (2016)

Short, Family

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Daisy's Oracle is told over the course of an afternoon in the greatest city on earth with the help of Count Basie, city sidewalks, and of course, flowers.

Director: Kiea Houseton | Stars: Nahlia Tindal, Theresa Marie Olison, Harmony Elise Jones, Julio Jimenez

36. Movie Boy (2005)

70 min | Comedy

7.6
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Thirteen-year-old Frank Pollack (Eastman Presser) eats, sleeps, and breathes movies. After receiving a camcorder for his Bar Mitzvah, Frank decides to make his own film, Zombie. "It's not a... See full summary »

Director: Jon Lefkovitz | Stars: Eastman Presser, Alyssa Miller, Andrew Biliter, Pam Tierney

Votes: 33

37. Hamlet: The Series (2014– )

124 min | Drama

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A troubled princess become even more troubled when a ghost accuses her uncle of having killed her father. In the process she struggles with issues of love, friendship, life, and death.

Stars: June Greyson, Kitty Mortland, Joe Page, Liz Kummer

38. Written Off (I) (2016)

30 min | Short, Comedy | Completed

The Fashion section of The Chicago Truth is shutting down, rendering Keith and Liam jobless. To reinvent themselves as writers, they accept a gig writing a Mexican drug lord's speech for ... See full summary »

Directors: Antoine McKay, Margie Shabazz | Stars: Antoine McKay, Ira Amyx, Madeline Walter, Susan Messing

39. Prison Boat (2010)

30 min | Short, Comedy

8.4
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Three bumbling brothers attempt to spread democracy in prison.

Directors: Farhan Arshad, Alvaro Saar Rios | Stars: Torey Adkins, James Barbee, Ken Brown, Blake Buczkiewicz

Votes: 12

40. Still (IV)

Thriller | Announced

"Still" is the story of a young woman named Alice, who lives with her cousin and his girlfriend in Chicago. Alice finds a great new job, but one night she goes back into the office with a ... See full summary »

Director: Jason Coffman | Stars: Nikki Taguilas-Pierce, Aaron Christensen, Jason Coffman, Barbara Zahora

41. Counting Backwards (2007)

Not Rated | 89 min | Romance

8.2
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For some, the lives we have are not always the lives we wanted. For Joe, a small time guy from the small time town of Sandwich, Illinois, his has not even come close - until now. Faced with... See full summary »

Director: Aprill Winney | Stars: Benjamin Montague, Elaine Robinson, Cliff Chamberlain, Morgan McCabe

Votes: 41

42. The Mail Room (2012– )

26 min | Short, Comedy

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Two college students get more than they ask for when they get put in charge of the notoriously slow and unorganized university mail room.

Stars: R.J. Cecott, Vicky Szuflita, Edward Spelman, Christopher Romero

43. The Way They Were (1981 TV Special)

120 min

7.2
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A host of stars turn out to dedicate a new theater complex at their alma mater, Northwestern University. Candice Bergen, appearing on behalf of her late father Edgar Bergen, donates three ... See full summary »

Stars: Claude Akins, Ann-Margret, Richard Benjamin, Candice Bergen

Votes: 14

44. 6 Rules (2011)

28 min | Short, Comedy

8.7
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Have you ever known what not to wear on a first date? Or tried to give a kiss goodnight that became a slap in the face? Then let us be your guide through six easy and foolproof rules for becoming the ultimate ladies man.

Director: Michael Jolls | Stars: Bobby Watson, Monica Szaflik, Clint Cottrell, Corrina Crade

Votes: 31

45. And But So Then (2002)

27 min | Drama, Short

3.2
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Director: Jason Goldberg | Stars: Matthew Evans Teti, A. Dan Flannery, Carol Stein, Jeff Shuter

Votes: 12

46. Oath (2016)

16 min | Short, Drama

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Facing their impending separation, two boys attempt to seal their friendship with a blood oath that neither of them may be prepared to take.

Director: Sam Spahn | Stars: Trevor Burke, Jon Hatje, Erika Denker, Eleanor Ekovich

47. The Treehouse (II) (2012)

11 min | Short, Adventure, Drama

8.2
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After his mom's funeral, a boy encounters the odd girl next door, who insists they journey through space to find a planet for departed souls.

Directors: Sam Shapson, A.J. Sheeran | Stars: Joshua Hunter Magers, Jacqueline Scislowski, Kristen Mack, Jacob M Williams

Votes: 27

48. Come Ride with Me (I) (2016)

13 min | Short, Drama, Thriller

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A dark, mysterious stranger and his friend arrive at a lonely girls home, claiming it was her time to take a ride with them.

Director: Jacob Langsner | Stars: Ellis Jones, Lauren Rothman, Je'Quan Sailes-Irving

49. Love: The Movie (2004)

9 min | Comedy, Romance, Short

6.7
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Director: Adam Bertocci | Stars: Robert Berliner, Rachel Chadderdon, Carolyn Siegel, Elizabeth Petersen

Votes: 38

50. The Great Chicago Filmmaker (2014)

90 min | Comedy

6.6
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Follow along with film student, Paul Murphy over his 10-day-long shoot on the biggest indie flick of the decade! Discover the riveting and scandalous, fictional true story of what made the ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Jolls | Stars: Devin Sanclemente, Sriram Parthasarathy, James Kim, Natalia Samoylova

Votes: 32