The Untouchables and Chicago's Essential Presence

20 min

Determine if an award-winning gangster film best showcases the city of Chicago



The Untouchables (1987) frequently gets top billing as a movie that "best showcases the city of Chicago as an essential presence on the silver screen." 

Let's determine if this compliment is accurate on a short virtual tour of two of the film's sets: the Chicago Board of Trade and the Rookery Building, the latter of which we will enter together to marvel at the handiwork of architect Frank Lloyd Wright.

Watch this virtual tour live on Chicago Movie Tours' Facebook Page or YouTube channel.


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What's Included

Chicago Movie Tours' virtual and in-person programs incorporate the following to bring the subject matter to life:

• HD video
• Photos
• Clips and screenshots
• Maps
• Newspapers
• Movie fan magazines
• Animated slideshows
• Expert commentary...and more