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Chicago: City of the Century: American Experience

2003 Rated NR 4hr 30m

This look at the ingenuity that built Chicago -- once little more than a marshland that had been ravaged by fire -- uses archival footage and photos along with interviews to offer a fascinating history of the Midwest's signature city. This program is also an unflinching and enlightening portrait of a mighty city whose architecture, crime and labor relations were greatly influential in shaping America.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.78:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround

Other features

Filmed in color and B&W; interactive menus; scene access; audio commentary; trivia; interview.