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Chicago Gangster Movies

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Chicago is rich with gangland legends, but it goes beyond just Al Capone. Movie buff and lecturer, Ken Dombrowski, will explore the movie portrayals of Chicago Gangsters in Chicago settings, including John Dillinger, Al Capone, Elliot Ness, Frank Nitti, Bugs Morane, Jimmy Hoffa, and some fictional characters including Frank Hohimer, Connor Rooney, and Michael Sullivan.


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This is a virtual event hosted on Zoom.

This event will be recorded. A link will be emailed to registrants when available.