Chicago and Food in 'When Harry Met Sally'
Spend Valentine's Day with this rom-com and take a virtual tour of U Chicago
Only a sliver of the 1989 romantic comedy When Harry Met Sally takes place in Chicago. But within that time, we learn much about the film's primary characters, interestingly, through their interaction with food.
Join Chicago Movie Tours on a short virtual walking tour to the University of Chicago as we discuss this near-perfect Valentine's Day movie and the way it represents food.
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