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Chicago Movie Club Facebook Group

Cracker Jack, Chicago, and Silent Movies

Celebrate National Caramel Popcorn Day with a tasty Chicago treat and silent film!

Cracker Jack, Chicago, and Silent Movies
Cracker Jack, Chicago, and Silent Movies

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Apr 05, 2024, 9:40 AM – 10:00 AM CDT

Chicago Movie Club Facebook Group

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Delve with us into the fascinating intersection of early cinema, advertising, and American culture through the lens of silent movies. Hear how Chicago candy businesses like Cracker Jack sought to capitalize on the burgeoning film industry, and learn about darker aspects of the company's history, including child labor issues.

Free to Chicago Movie Club members, this event is part of our ongoing series 9:40 ON FRIDAYS. Hop on board, and jumpstart your weekend with fresh insights and captivating tales about Chicago and the world of cinema. Topics change weekly!

How to join:

chicagomovietours.com/940-on-friday#faqs

Where to meet:

facebook.com/groups/chicagomovieclub

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  • Movie Club Member

    Members, register here if you'd like an email reminder 1 hour before this event begins.

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