Hollywood on Lake Michigan: 100+ Years of Chicago and the Movies (Paperback)
This second edition is the premier guide to the Windy Citys history in the film industry. Ranging from the dawn of the silent era, when one out of every five films in the world was made in Chicago, to todays blockbusters and independent films, it chronicles the significant contributions of Chicago and Chicagoans to more than a century of American filmmaking.
About the Author
Michael Corcoran is a certified Chicago tour guide and lecturer. Arnie Bernstein is a film historian and the author of "Bath Massacre: America's First School Bombing" and a contributor to the World Film Locations series. T
"A must-read for local movie buffs." —Chicago Sun-Times