Chicago Tonight

Chicago’s Music Box Theatre Celebrates 90th Anniversary

Clip: 08/22/2019 | 2m 58s

On Aug. 22, 1929, the North Side theater opened its doors. By the 1970s, they might have screened a kids’ movie for the matinee and an X-rated feature in the evening. That has changed, but much else has remained the same.

Aired: 08/22/19

Rating: NR

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